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Rusten House


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$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were visiting town, and chose this restaurant because it was one of the highest rated on TripAdvisor. All of the staff were very friendly and had great customer service. The food sounded very basic and unlike the usual Mexican restaurants I go to when...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Joy H
Reviewed February 25, 2019

Family favorite restaurant since the 1970s. Same great food and service, after all these years. Everytime I go back to Lancaster to visit, I stop by to eat.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Let me first say that Everybody was attentive, polite, and helpful; not just our waitress but the Bus person and other waiters! We really felt welcomed and appreciated. We came early for dinner, 5pm. What I noticed, which is a testimony to this establishment, is...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

Wow! Authentic Mexican food that tastes fresh and homemade! No processed stuff here, just wonderful flavors cooked perfectly!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank marikesh
Reviewed September 21, 2017

What a great restaurant. Service is spot on , attentive, and efficient, no wonder they have been around for so long. Enjoyed drinks and dinner celebrating a birthday. Cheese enchiladas were tasty as were the chili rellenos. Dessert was the cherry inside with an amazing...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank RememberWhenAJ
Reviewed August 24, 2017

I have lived in Lancaster for a long time and have always heard about the great reputation that Rusten House has; this past weekend we finally went. What a huge disappointment. Albondigas soup that was surprisingly mild and rather bland; carnitas that were equally unimpressive...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank RRussell1967
Reviewed August 20, 2017

I have been eating at the Rusten House for years. Very good food and excellent crew family owned. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank johnsG6856GU
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Rusten House has had a loyal following for years. They have the albondigas soup my husband loves and hard shell tacos with either ground beef like my husband likes, or carne asada which is my preference. All the usual other stuff, burritos, enchiladas, chile relents....More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Two4theroadforever
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

It's a simple restaurant with a very friendly staff. It is definitely a local hangout. The best part of eating there is the food. Absolutely delicious and authentic. When I come to visit friends here, I always make them take me here. The prices are...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Micheal K
Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Rusten House serves great food in house. But, if you order take out you really get jipped. I ordered soup and salad combo, with the intent of saving the salad for a latter meal. When I got home I found lettuce with just a drizzle...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Diane M
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