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Carmelita's Restaurant

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204 Riverside Ave, Roseville, CA 95678-3146
916-783-0411
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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California, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Our waiter was on top of it, the food was ok, nothing special, but my flautas were dry, and you have to pay per flauta which is a first, and I was shocked. Others in our group ordered burritos, and they too said they were just ok.

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Thank Trevor S
California
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98 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I just had lunch at this restaurant and it was excellent, as usual! We started with margaritas, which were excellent! We had guacamole and beans plus the ubiquitous chips and salsa. She ordered the Carnitas and I ordered cheese enchiladas and a taco. We have never been disappointed in this restaurant and that is over a period... More 

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Roseville, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

The interior is "old" and dark. People are nice and the menu has lots to select from. I have eaten here a few times over the years and the food is not great, and not bad, just average. Don't drive a long way to get here, but if you are in the area and want average Mexican meal stop in.

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Toronto, Canada
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

The service and the food are excellent. This is a great place for lunch or dinner with friends or a date. I have been visiting the place for 25 years and every time I leave satisfied.

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Carmichael, California
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270 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

It had been about 3 years since we last tried this restaurant. We went at opening time, 11:00 Am wishing we would be able to have breakfast, specifically Huevos Rancheros. Unfortunately they have no breakfast entrée’s. I was not impressed with the salsa although we loved the chips, thick and crunchy. The sauce served was ground beans, warmed, which was... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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279 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

We arrived on a Saturday night around 5:30 pm. Parking is on the street and there was no problem finding a parking spot. The restaurant was already very busy. There were just a few tables open. We were seated immediately. The restaurant decor is very nice, it is not your typical Mexican restaurant inside. The server brought out chips, salsa... More 

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Thank Heather M
California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

I have to start with dessert. This place has some of the best flan we've ever had and we were very happy that it wasn't served ice cold like most is. If you've never had warm flan, you're missing out!! The menu is pretty limited compared to most Mexican restaurants, but that doesn't matter if what they serve is good.... More 

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Southern California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

OMG!! those dayum chips with that bowl of beans and salsa were TO-DIE-FOR!!! I don't know when the next time I will be here but I will be making a B-LINE to here just for those anndddd the Blackberry Margarita too =} Little Bit said she wanted Enchiladas (she being preggers) I thought whatever she wanted would be good with... More 

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Lincoln, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016 via mobile

We found this MexicAn restaurant on Groupon.... We completely enjoyed our meal... We stopped in during the week and the restaurant was really crowded.. The nachos and combo dinner were really good... The food came out hot, tasty.... The service was solid.. kept refilling the water and bringing more chips.. The red salsa is great.. We will be back..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

Had lunch at Carnitas last week with my family and sister in law. Everyone enjoyed their food and I was especially happy with my carnitas. tender and had the nice crust from the stove just before serving. Nice, clean place with good, fast service. Pretty standard for the good Mexican sit-down restaurants in California. We'd definitely return.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Riverside Ave, Roseville, CA 95678-3146
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Roseville
  • Phone Number: 916-783-0411

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?