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“A MUST Stop in Mammoth” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Gomez's Mexican Restaurant & Cantina

Gomez's Mexican Restaurant & Cantina
100 Canyon Blvd, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
760-924-2693
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Ranked #29 of 77 Restaurants in Mammoth Lakes
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Hermosa Beach, California
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“A MUST Stop in Mammoth”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

If you are looking for a GREAT margarita then look no more! All of the food is fresh with a great presentation but the margaritas are to die for! If you are a family with young kids (under 12) then you can enjoy your margarita while the kids play in a large sand box filled with sand toys. I always have to drag my girls away when the food comes (they are 8 and 10 now but have been enjoying this sand box for the past 3 years). And, if your children are picky eaters like mine, then you will be happy to know that the kitchen is very accommodating to special orders. If you're looking for healthy, grilled options or classic, deep-fried, this Mexican restaurant has it all AND did I mention, the BEST margaritas ever!!!

  • Visited July 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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GomezsMammoth, Owner at Gomez's Mexican Restaurant & Cantina, responded to this review, July 24, 2014
Thanks so much for the encouragement! We hope you enjoyed our little paradise here in Mammoth / Yosemite... and of course Gomez! Safe travels. Don't know if your a winter family as well, but we are forecasting a big snow year! Salud!
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Diamond Bar, California
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“Good Mexican and great bar”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Now located in the Village, Gomez continues to produce great Mexican food in a more upscale setting. You can eat a huge meal or a light one. The albondigas soup is excellent--doesn't skimp on the meatballs.

Visited July 2014
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GomezsMammoth, Owner at Gomez's Mexican Restaurant & Cantina, responded to this review, July 19, 2014
We really appreciate your being our guest and it sounds like more than once. Thanks so much. Hope we can encourage you to return to our little paradise up here in Mammoth/Yosemite again soon. We have a lot of summer left and word has it we might be in store for an epic winter! Safe travels. Salud!
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“Good food in a great location”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We ate here because we've walked by it every night while staying in the Village and it's always got people eating so I figured it must be good. It's got a lovely outside area and even a sandbox with toys for kids to play with. The menu is decent and have ok prices. We were all pleased with our meals.

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GomezsMammoth, Owner at Gomez's Mexican Restaurant & Cantina, responded to this review, July 19, 2014
Thanks so much. Glad we could finally tempt you to sneak in! Sure hope all of your Mammoth/Yosemite experience was enjoyable! Safe travels. Salud!
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Kerikeri
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“Surprisingly good”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

I always lower my expectations when I get a place like this, thinking it will be a tourist trap with mediocre predictable food at inflated prices. But no, I was pleasantly surprised. The menu has a good bit of flair and my wife and I shared an excellent carnitas plate and green chile pork (tender and tasty) while the kids were very happy with nachos and tacos just the way they like them. We got the 5 of us out for $101 including tax, tip and a couple of grownup drinks, which considering the prime location seemed very reasonable. Recommended.

Visited July 2014
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GomezsMammoth, Owner at Gomez's Mexican Restaurant & Cantina, responded to this review, July 19, 2014
Thanks so much for stopping by and giving us a chance. We work very hard to shake the stereotypes that many resort restaurants have. We actually are a small group of local family and friends that work hard and really want our guests visiting Mammoth/Yosemite to have a great experience. Thanks for including us in yours. Salud!
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“Powerful margaritas!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The food amid service were both very good at Gomez'. Some of e best in the Village I'd say. Best part was the massive tequila menu and the Mammoth Margaritas. To die for!

Visited July 2014
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GomezsMammoth, Owner at Gomez's Mexican Restaurant & Cantina, responded to this review, July 19, 2014
Given it looks like you know Las Vegas and it's food and bar scene, we are thrilled to hear the word "powerful" used in describing our Mammoth Margarita! That is so fun! We work very hard to make that and our 500+ bottle selection of Tequila top shelf. Anyway, thanks so much for the shout out! Safe Travels. Hope we can tempt you to return again soon, especially when it gets way to hot in Vegas... just saying... Salud! P.S. Rumor has it flights might also be coming in from Vegas this winter... :)
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