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Lupita's Mexican Restaurant

2052 W Cross Hollow Road, Cedar City, UT 84720
435-867-0945
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Ranked #8 of 91 restaurants in Cedar City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Southwestern, Mexican
Most recent review
- Aug 19, 2014
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English first
Las Vegas, Nevada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

A tacky entry that serves as a schlock shop, inattentive wait staff, sub par food not coming out as ordered THREE TIMES!!!, filthy bathrooms, and waiting about 20 minutes at our table to pay our bill, only to be told by another customer that we had to take our bill up to the counter to pay, makes Lupita's a place... More

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Montreal, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 NEW

Great family and friendly atmosphere and the food is very affordable and delicious! I have never been to Mexico so cannot claim it is authentic or not but it certainly is yummy and worth the stop if you have ever in Cedar City.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

While driving from Bryce Canyon towards Yosemite we stopped at lupitas for lunch. We got carne asada and a combo of enchilada, taco, and chile relleno. We're are quite picky about Mexican food as we only enjoy authentic Mexican taste and not TexMex but we were happily surprised to find exactly this. All in all this was a great experience... More

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MA
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86 reviews 86 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The chips and salsa were good. You can really taste the cilantro in the salsa. We got a bean dip appetizer and we both got a guacamole torta. The guacamole was excellent. Prices were on par with the Mexican places we go near our home. Service was friendly, attentive, and quick considering how busy they were.

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Oklahoma
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54 reviews 54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This was horrible. I've never had such trash described as Mexican food. The meat is crap, the cheese dip crap, sauces crap. Still had stickers on bottom of plastic cups. How are you really washing them and the easy peel stickers not coming off? If you think this is decent food then you need to either get out more or... More

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Washington, Utah
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76 reviews 76 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in on our way home from Colorado based on Trip Advisor reviews. Whenever possible, we stay away from chains and try to seek out family owned or independent restaurants. We ordered chicken enchiladas and they were excellent!!!! We also appreciated that we could order a full strength Mexican beer, not always easy in Utah. Margaritas... More

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California
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46 reviews 46 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We live in California so we know and love Mexican food. This was some of the best we have had. My husband had Machaca and I had a Chimichanga. Both dishes were full of shredded beef and lots of goodies. We wanted our meal to go since we had been on the road all day and wanted to watch USA... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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49 reviews 49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We had a long delayed drive from Vegas to cedar city and stopped he for a meal. The rice and beans are authentic and excellent. My meal came out incorrect but it was quickly resolved. The salsa bar is awesome! Limited cocktails but great selection of meal items. The service was very good too.

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The restaurant was very busy when we arrived. There are no reservations & you do not put your name on a waiting list. You gave to wait for a server to notice you & show you to a table . The menu was varied & food was plentiful. Each table got chips. & salsa to start. There was also a... More

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Gainesville, Florida
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124 reviews 124 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We stopped in at Lupita's for lunch today and what a good lunch we had. For starters the chips and salsa were home made fresh, and delicious. They also have a free salsa bar with a nice assortment of delicious salsas and three kinds of beans. My wife and I both had the chicken fajita burrito. It came with rice... More

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