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Vallarta Mexican Restaurant

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139 East Pine Street, Exeter, CA 93221
(559) 592-5207
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Ventura, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

I have been eating Mexican food for 66 years. And this place was undoubtedly the worst! The salsa was yucky! The cheese enchilada cold and doughy, the rice horrible, the defied bans tasted funny. But the soft beef steak taco was good, I have to admit.

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Exeter, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

I can't say enough positive things! The staff goes over & beyond. The food is amazing and always fresh! We eat here two or three times a week!

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Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

Great food here and really nice people. The tortillas are home made and they use fresh ingredients. The place is on the main strip in town and has a nice large dining room. Really enjoyed all of our meals here and we ended up coming back a second time during our several day visit in Exeter. Good flavor and color... More 

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Simi Valley, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Staff was very friendly and the service was good. We had three entres - chili verde, chili relleno and chicken quesadilla. The chili verde was excellent, flavorful with lean chunks of pork. The relleno was questionable, very bland, What was probably a sour cream sauce over it tasted like white flour gravy; the chili itself was just about flavorless. The... More 

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greendale, wi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

We arrived at 7:45 pm and were seated right away. They stay open until 9 during the week, one of a few that stayed open past 8. Ordered enchiladas (3 different kind) with rice and beans. Reasonably priced and large enough to split with my spouse considering the free chips and salsa. The sodas are huge.

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Thank gturay
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This jem of a Mexican restaurant in downtown Exeter serves reasonably priced authentic Mexican food with warm and friendly service. The chips are made just before they're served, the salsa is very flavorful and the pork carnitas are some of the best that I've ever had.

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Thank Cwnicholsjr
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

We stopped at this place and we were pleasantly surprised. I tried the chicken Vera Cruz is was delicious. The rice was a little bland but everything else was great! The Chilie verde was pretty good as well. The service was excellent.

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Thank Bythelightofthemoon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013 via mobile

i eated the first time in my life a burito and since i were there i eat only burito. i think for the price it's a good mexican restaurant. i would go again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 East Pine Street, Exeter, CA 93221
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: (559) 592-5207

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?