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3500 Ramona Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754 (Corporate Center Drive or Ramona Blvd)
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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La Puente, CA
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102 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It has been years since I'd been here and the updates are beautiful. The large, traditional decor is awesome as are the food and drinks. The servers were very attentive and friendly, making our family lunch all the more pleasant. Great location and outdoor seating, plenty of parking.

Thank irtorres
Upland, California
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53 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been here many times over the years for Father's Day & Mother's Day brunch as well as for Sunday brunch, lunch, dinner and various functions and celebrations with each being a positive experience, that is until now. The brunch this Father's Day was mediocre at best, the best thing about the food were the Waffles, Menudo, hand made... More 

Thank Travel1763
Los Angeles, California, United States
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71 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Really spectacular restaurant with lots of facility for groups and also nice outdoor dinning, with a great view. .Unfortunately the food doesn't compare to the physical environment.

Thank Jerry J
Los Angeles, California
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

The waiter was attentive warranted the 20% we left. Food was good, jumbo shrimp in an excellent Diablo sauce w grilled vegs, fiesta appetizer very ample for 2-3, good carnitas. Prices on the high end of reasonable for the service , ambiance and quality. An LA icon better known for Latino themed parties, wedding receptions etc.

Thank Graykat2
Rowland Heights
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

The restaurant offers you a variety of authenic flavors from several parts of Mexico. You name it, it's there. The Sunday brunch has everything that a brunch lover wants, including prime rib, shrimps, oysters on the half shell, and crab legs. Oh, don't forget the all you can drink champagne. But, the best part of the entire experience was the... More 

Thank John C
Los Angeles, California
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89 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

I went here for an office event and my coworker ordered for the group. Out of everything I had, the luminarias chicken was the best surprise. I'm pretty sure it's yummy because I still remember it. If I ever go back here, this is what I'd pick again.

Thank nadarien
Escondido, California
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77 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

I've been going to Luminarias for brunch with my family since I was a kid. The brunch is alway delicious! The have a wide variety of food and a great dessert selection. The bottomless mimosas are also great. The only drawback is the price, it is pricey for a family of four. Even though it is pricey, we will be... More 

Thank April G
Culver City, California
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101 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

I have been going here for years and the food is still good! They have stopped the lunch buffet during the week but it is still offered on Saturdays and Sundays. I ordered the combo of chicken enchilada and chicken taco with rice and beans for $12.95. For lunch at a restaurant, I feel this is a great deal...and the... More 

Thank Jeane141
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Although this place is a little outdated and in need of a renovation, the food and staff are outstanding! Everything from the sushi to the mashed potatoes to the salad and barbecued carne are delicious and outstanding. The bottomless mimosas were great. Our server, Javier, went above and beyond keeping us satisfied. It was our first time there and Javier... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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422 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Have always love to go for Mexican food at least once when visiting LA where I had lived a whole year more than 30 years ago and got attracted to burritos. My sister in law took me to this place where she had attended a wedding reception and was impressed with their Mexican food. We did not make any reservation... More 

Thank Ricky Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $40
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3500 Ramona Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754
    (Corporate Center Drive or Ramona Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Park
  • Phone Number: 3232684177

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