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Alamo Restaurant

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2100 S Marina Dr, Salton City, CA 92274-6494
+1 760-394-1333
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Jan 29, 2018
Jul 10, 2017
“Still going strong!”
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2100 S Marina Dr, Salton City, CA 92274-6494
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Reviewed January 29, 2018

Very good Mexican restaurant! Service was good and the food was authentic and delicious. Outside dining is available. Not a very "fancy" restaurant but clean and comfortable!

Thank Will Sprinkel
Reviewed July 10, 2017

A long-time favorite, one of the few surviving original Salton City restaurants - still worth the trip. Lots of historical photos in the restaurant to look at and friendly staff. I'm a local so go there from time to time.

Thank Skyscapesforthesoul
Reviewed December 29, 2016

There aren't too many restaurant choices along this stretch of the hwy, so we were pleased to find the Alamo served up a good breakfast and really friendly quick service. Portions are just the right size and good value. We also bought a package of...More

Thank Patti W
Reviewed October 19, 2016

Decent Mexican food at reasonable prices. The sauces were delicious! Not a fancy place but better than a hole in the wall. Simple, worn booths and diner style tables. Mom and Pop kind of place.

Thank Seigi
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

The price of food and quality of it is all not that great. The steak is smaller then they adviertise for

Thank Anthony A
Reviewed March 27, 2016

Quite good Mexican food. I had Al Pastor burrito and it was delicious. Friendly service...not a lot of choices around and this may be the best.

Thank CaFrancophile
Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

We had a burrito and enchiladas Rojas. Very good food. Employees are really friendly and welcoming. I'm fully satisfied and highly recommend that place.

Thank keepasecret
Reviewed October 17, 2015

To find this place after driving through the post-apocalyptic wasteland that is Salton City is to stumble on an oasis. It is plainly furnished, but the beer is cold, everyone in the place is very friendly, and the food is out of this world. My...More

Thank Ralph B
Reviewed August 13, 2015

Ate lunch here around 11am on a Wednesday in August ( one of the best months to visit the desert by the way - hot, dry and wonderful). Nice booths and decorated well. The interior bar down below was closed but the space looked inviting....More

Thank 2Wolfgang
Reviewed May 11, 2015

We have had lunch there and taken breatfast to go several times, always good food and the crew there are always very nice and willing to go the extra mile for you. Will come back over and over again...

Thank Janet A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2100 S Marina Dr, Salton City, CA 92274-6494
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Salton City
  • Phone Number: +1 760-394-1333
The Alamo Restaurant is on Highway 86, has the shape of a boat, and welcomes everyone to stop by and have breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Open 7 days a week from 7am to 8pm, only a couple miles from the Salton Sea and offers spectacular views of the Anza Borrego state park and Salton Sea.
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