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Carlos Restarante

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120 N. Redwood Highway, Cave Junction, OR
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
I would go again.

I ordered the Chile Releno and I have never had it prepared this way. It had a gravy sauce over it and it was very good. The service was fast and friendly. There is a bar and outside seating.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
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Phoenix, Arizona
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33 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Phoenix, Arizona
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67 reviews 67 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

I ordered the Chile Releno and I have never had it prepared this way. It had a gravy sauce over it and it was very good. The service was fast and friendly. There is a bar and outside seating.

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Cave Junction, Oregon
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Carlos' is a great place to go for lunch or dinner. Wait Staff is always friendly and helpful. Along with the regular diningroom, they also have a full bar, sunroom and outside patio. The food is consistently good. It is one of our favorite go-to places for a family dinner or quick lunch.

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Philomath, Oregon
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81 reviews 81 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We were very hungry and looking for a place to eat. This place was busy so it's the one we picked. Great service and the food was above average for a regular mexican place. I would definitely eat here again if I am in the area.

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Fairly standard Mexican fare; real good service; wi-fi; good hot-wings; nice enclosed patio; reasonably priced dishes and specials; some of the seafood is above average for the area

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Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

The Mexican food here is just ok. It arrived at the table almost instantly - which always concerns me that it is fresh out of the microwave - careful, hot plate. That said, the chicken in the enchiladas was all white meat and tender. Rice was a little dry. The dining room is dark and claustrophobic, that heaven they weren't... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Rather dark atmosphere. Selections were great. Margarita was super good. Food was prepared well, nothing fancy. Chips were warm with salsa. Price was good . I would go again.

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The wait staff are always prompt and attentive. But the food is also excellent and authentic. This is a very small town in a fairly remote area of southwest Oregon on the Redwood Highway with this great Mexican restaurant. Go figure.

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Sacramento, CA
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 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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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 120 N. Redwood Highway, Cave Junction, OR
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Cave Junction

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
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

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