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Carlos Restarante

120 N. Redwood Highway, Cave Junction, OR
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Sacramento, CA
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The menu was great, service good, plenty of seating inside or outside. It was a Friday night and it was busy but that did not impact the service. Good mexican food.

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Portland, Oregon
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We picked this restaurant due to glowing TripAdvisor reviews, and they were spot on. We were greeted warmly by the owner at the front desk and everything just got better from there. Spotlessly clean, authentic and fresh food, attentive service, fun ambiance. The owner spent quite a lot of time chatting with us about his favorite stops along our planned... More

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Monza, Italy
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We came to this little gem of a restaurant two times while visiting family in Cave Junction. The food is fresh, well presented, authentic, and very tasty. Carlos and his family are also extremely helpful and friendly! We will always stop here and have a meal when we are in town.

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Mountain Home
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48 reviews 48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The service and food was excellent. The prices were normal for a nice mexican restaurant and we ate on the patio and watched the rednecks drag main for our entertainment.

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Cave Junction, Oregon
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

When you need that Mexican Food fix, stop off at Carlos'. Eat in or take out. Food like Grandma Concha made. Margaritas like Tio Miguel made. Dine inside, in the patio or sit in the bar. Its like going home for dinner.

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The people were really friendly and the food was really good. The manager even gave us great tips on the nearby places to visit.

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Selma
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Carlos is a nice sit-down Mexican restaurant in an area with little to choose from. It is always packed. I'm a vegan and every time I go, which is at least once a month, I am impressed that they have a great little vegan/vegetarian options, all of which are interesting and tasty.

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Brookings, Oregon
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148 reviews 148 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

The place isn't fancy but the food is great. They specialize in Mexican seafood, especially shrimp. The service is friendly and efficient. You will always get a good meal here. It's a convenient place to stop between Grants Pass (I-5) and the coast (Crescent City or Brookings).

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Sandy, Oregon
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60 reviews 60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

I went with friends, one of whom is really picky about Mexican food. He ordered chile rellenos and raved about how wonderful it was - said it was the BEST relleno he's had in Oregon! Their black beans (which they willingly substituted for refried beans) were delicious. I wasn't as enamored with the carne assada - found it a little... More

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Lakewood, CO
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57 reviews 57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We went for dinner here and it was pretty busy, and our server seemed to be extremely overworked. Maybe they were understaffed, and I don't think it was his fault, he really seemed to be trying his best, but he was flying around the place and was in a major rush with us, although he was very friendly while rushing!... More

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Additional Information about Carlos Restarante

Address: 120 N. Redwood Highway, Cave Junction, OR
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Cave Junction
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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