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Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant

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111 Claressa Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-1772
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Oceanside, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a good dinner here and found a pretty full menu of tasty looking dishes to try. Margaritas and mojitos are good, and of course, beers and wines are available. Nice seating and service.

Thank RPR1944
Atlanta, Georgia
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

it was really hot when we were there. nothing like a great cool margarita to help you cool off and relax. enjoyed my trip to Catalina.

Thank C R
Los Angeles, California
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has the best hot sauce I've ever had. I wish I could buy it. The breakfasts are good, too. The breakfast burrito was so good my boyfriend kept talking about it for a day and a half after we ate there.

Thank etshp
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110 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

During our cruise to Catalina we decided to stop here and have a bite to eat. Service My grandma who passed away moves faster. It took forever to order our food and felt like forever to get it. Thank god we stopped by with plenty of time before the boat left. Staff Personality is not part of the package here.... More 

Thank Jill L
Palm Springs, California
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128 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

The friendly staff makes you feel like you're family. The food is delicious and authentic. What's not to like?

Thank Jay A
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017

Had a great Chilly Relleno and a massive Long Island Iced Tea. Chips and salsa were good. Rice and beans good too.

Thank Eric & Lori G
Santa Clarita, California
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218 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

We have been to Catalina Island numerous times. Too many to count. This was our first time at this restaurant. Hard to believe since there are not a lot of choices. The margaritas are 18oz and the glass they come in weighs about 2lbs! Well maybe less, but they are heavy. We had them on the rocks as suggested by... More 

Thank XK140NUT
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

Food good... mezcal rita tasted about like what you think a hospital would taste like. Sanitary... SUPER sanitary, kinda sweet... DEFINITELY NOT a margarita... nothing I did helped it...

Thank Nick M
Cairo, Egypt
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188 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Not bad Mexican food and good service. They serve their signature Cazuela drink (similar to sangria) in a large ceramic bowl with a straw.

Thank avalon2020
santa maria, United States
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

If you are looking for traditional Mexican food while in Avalon, do stop in at Mi Casita. Excellent salsa and fresh ships will start any meal off on the right direction.

Thank Barry M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Claressa Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Catalina Island  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 310-510-1772

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