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140 N 3rd Ave, Oakdale, CA 95361-3040
(209) 848-2849
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fast, freindly and good service. Not overly busy place, no reservation needed. Food is fresh, they provide customers with a very generous portion. All their dishes are well flavored. Nice family restaurant.

Thank Erika F
Paris, France
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went there for lunch. Nothing crazy, but good food. Real Mexican family food. Prices are correct. I recommend.

Thank ChrisJNT
Modesto, California
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016

Suzie Belen's is a small restaurant but they had an additional room for parties and The plates look so inviting when they are served and the aroma makes you just want to start eating. They serve large portions and everything is so good.

Thank Nanci L
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch while passing through town. Excellent food, everything was fresh and delicious. Very authentic and huge portions, if we weren't traveling we would have leftovers for days. Service was fast and friendly. Definitely worth the try!

Thank nurseladyAtlanta
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

Back when Suzy first opened up with a family run affair she attended to everything. The food was really good and so was the service. They moved, moved back, expanded, etc... but there appears to be no attention to detail anymore. The food was very average at best, and the place needs a good updating. Unfortunately what once was, isn't... More 

Thank BSF2000
Oakdale, California
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62 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

Have been eating here for years. The owners are very nice. The sister owns "El Toro" the Mexican market in town. Meats here are great! Suzie's gives you free been dip, and great food. Love the chicken tacos, chile relleno with green sauce. Oh, and their chicken enchiladas are great. There is a full bar in the back of the... More 

Thank Dena P
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

a family owned business with staff that is courteous and helpful. One can get typical Mexican food besides tacos and enchiladas, although these are good. Good value for the $iw

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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2015 via mobile

We needed a place near the zombie train and this worked out great. There was plenty of food and the staff was very attentive. The wife thought her tamales were dry, but everyone else enjoyed their order. Reasonable prices made the day.

Thank Johnboy1253
Oakdale, California
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71 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2015

Excellent Mexican food served in a nice atmosphere. Tough to recommend anything special, it's all pretty good. Personally I love their chicken enchiladas with mole sauce.

Thank William P
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142 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2015

One of the better Mexican restaurants in town. Friendly staff. Local watering hole. Located off the main highway, but worth the search.

Thank mcpcmp

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 N 3rd Ave, Oakdale, CA 95361-3040
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakdale
  • Phone Number: (209) 848-2849

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