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216 S 4th Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2102
+1 734-996-0234
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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216 S 4th Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2102
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Reviewed April 26, 2017

As usual we try to find someplace new each trip to Ann Arbor. This day we both felt like Mexican and the TripAdvisor rating put Banditos near the top. Service was ok the food was ok. We were surprised that rice, refried beans, or guacamole...More

Thank TruckDriverFritz
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

While visiting our son at college, he suggested dinner here. The food was great. The salsa is the fresh homemade type and it was especially good. Thumbs up!

1  Thank shellegrini
Reviewed February 25, 2017

Banditos is a classic mexican food restaurant located in downtown Ann Arbor. They serve authentic mexican dishes with excellent taste and reasonable prices.

Thank Matthew R
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

The shredded beef burrito has always been one of my favorite dinners in downtown Ann Arbor, and it was as good as always tonight. Their salsa is also good- fresh and chunky- and the chips that come with it were also fresh and crispy. Service...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed January 16, 2017

stopped here for dinner before going to the comedy club....which is right next door. everything we had was delicious and reasonably priced. certainly hoping to return one day.

Thank Marcia W
Reviewed December 9, 2016

This was originally in Irish Hills, but moved to this Ann Arbor location some years ago and it is very worth checking out. The owner's run the restaurant and they are there all the time. They are kind, want you to have a good experience...More

1  Thank NLiedel
Reviewed December 3, 2016

This is in a fun location downtown. Unfortunately, they charge for chips and a small bowl of salsa. The service was quite slow and there weren't many people in the restaurant. We had enchiladas, tacos, and nachos. They were decent but not great.

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed November 14, 2016

This small, communal table spot, has absolutely mouth watering sandwiches, served with fries in the sandwich.Their Cuban "milkshakes" are raved about and only add to the calorie rich menu. This is a quilty pleasure, at most once a week or less, unless you are a...More

Thank R1307LSjohnk
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Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

A must for every visit to Ann Arbor! Great fresh, flavorful food! Never disappoints, and we have been many times over the past 2+ years.

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Excellent ,reasonably priced Mexican food! The best margaritas! I've been here many times and I am never disappointed. The food is consistently good, a must try!

Thank Marilyn L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$8 - $8
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Families with children
Open Hours
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 S 4th Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2102
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-996-0234
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