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Samano's

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3431 E Plankinton Ave, Cudahy, WI 53110-1413
414-481-3664
Monday
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Good value

The free chips and salsa were a great way to start the meal. There was ALOT of cumin in the salsa and it was quite spicy and fantastic. I had the small chimichanga and it was large and delish us. My associate had a combo platter and he liked it a lot also. The only down side was that i... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Brad P
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New Berlin, Wisconsin, United States
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New Berlin, Wisconsin, United States
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

The free chips and salsa were a great way to start the meal. There was ALOT of cumin in the salsa and it was quite spicy and fantastic. I had the small chimichanga and it was large and delish us. My associate had a combo platter and he liked it a lot also. The only down side was that i... More 

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Saint Francis, Wisconsin
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The food is good and reasonable, if you want a quick Mexican meal without the high price and friendly staff, try this one in a historic building, be prepared for hard seats that are uncomfortable.

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Cudahy, Wisconsin
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Good service good food I would recommend to anyone looking for authentic Mexican cuisine I will be back

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Absolutely the worst Mexican place in Cudahy! The food was tasteless, and Didnt taste fresh. The service was probably just as bad as the food. I think the margaritas were the only "ok" part of our visit.. overall I wouldn't recommend this place to anyone.

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Cudahy, Wisconsin
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

HUGE MISTAKE! Went to Samano's for my birthday dinner we will NEVER go back. The food was the absolute worst we have ever had.The margairitas were okay. they were so strong we had to have water with them as they tasted like straight tequila.. The food came and the tortillas tasted like the inside of a dirty fridge. I had... More 

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Thornton, Colorado, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

I live in the Northside of Denver Colorado and to be honest s many good Mexican food restraunts I have dined at, but Somanos has some excellent food and atmosphere right off Lake DR in Cudahy WI

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South Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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55 reviews 55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

I am grateful 4 good food, great service and cozy surroundings with a family story. We randomly swung in for a dinner and were pleasantly surprised that it was as inviting on the outside as the inside. We watched the sunset out the large windows over the train station across the street. A definite place 2 return to experience more... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

Served me an expired drink by over a year and tried to argue with me when i pointed it out. Chimichangas contained mystery meat and were soaking wet. Dessert cinnamon sugar chips were burnt and tasted bad. Chicken Mole sauce was disgusting like a mix of Hershey's syrup and salt. Overall, I wish I would have had lunch elsewhere.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

Went to samanos for dinner with my sister and dad. We loved the usual chips and salsa, the waitress was very friendly and attentive, but the hostess/busser was dressed very unprofessionally-flip flops, short shorts, and t shirt, looked very sloppy and was unpleasant. But this was our only complaint. The food was great. We tried the chicken enchiladas, onion and... More 

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Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
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92 reviews 92 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2012

My parent's have been eating at Samano's about once a week for at least the last 15 years. I come back to enjoy friendly staff who go out of there way to make sure your drinks are refilled and you get that extra basket of chips!! There shredded beef chimichangas are the best and worth the drive out! The remodel... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3431 E Plankinton Ave, Cudahy, WI 53110-1413
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Cudahy
  • Phone Number: 414-481-3664

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 12
  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?