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Super MEX Restaurant

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) #12 of 151 Restaurants in Lakewood $ Mexican,
5254 Faculty Ave, Lakewood, CA 90712-2508
+1 562-408-1048
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“tacos” (9 reviews)
“beans” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
5254 Faculty Ave, Lakewood, CA 90712-2508
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was my first and probably last visit - I'm not sure if this restaurant is going for a "dive" ambiance or not, but that was the feel - but without the great food you would expect from a popular dive. My family and I...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

In Southern California, there is no shortage of Mexican restaurants! However, having grown up with Mexican food, not anyone will do. Surprisingly, Super Mex is a chain yet one that somehow can maintain quality and standardize at the same time. The location that I particularly...More

Thank beatricep986
Reviewed April 11, 2017

My first visit to a Super Mex in 20 years and this chain has turned into the typical imitation Mexican food place..

Thank ixtlan06
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Excellent Service!!! Food taste great and not greasy. Lots of space with a large bar area. Great bartenders

Reviewed September 28, 2016

The food is good but closer to the Americanized taste. We stop by once in a great while because it's close to home,

Thank annamarieolivarez
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

So the hard shell shredded beef tacos are pretty darned good here. Very much like the ones at the old El Taco Patio in Artesia on Norwalk Blvd. (Our family REALLY misses that place!!) My family also are fans of the chicken enchiladas at Super...More

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Always good food at reasonable prices. Not fancy, likely busy, but you can get in and out fairly quickly. Bean and cheese burrito is cheap, yummy and giant. Salsa is always great, but their chips aren't my favorite. Also, I've done party orders and a...More

Thank Lynn A
Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Great for takeout, but call ahead to avoid the wait. Food is more expensive than other restaurants, bit you get what you pay for. The food quality shows. Carnita's, Chile Verde, and Carne Asada are my favorites.

Thank Yukonpuppy
Reviewed June 1, 2016

Who says Mexican food has to be greasy, full of carbs and just plain unhealthy? If you want HEALTHY Mexicanfood try the Steak Adobo taco salad at SuperMex! I split it with my husband since there's enough beef steak for both of us on a...More

Thank mamafina
Reviewed May 17, 2016

They don't have the things I enjoy the most in Mexican cuisine. It's okay now and then. But, to me it's just average. But, they are always busy and most folks in town enjoy their food. It's also very crowded and very loud. Note: I...More

Thank Cynthia M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5254 Faculty Ave, Lakewood, CA 90712-2508
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lakewood
  • Phone Number: +1 562-408-1048
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