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Los Molcajetes

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527 NE 3rd St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4614
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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94 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent chicken tortilla soup with pollo asada and big chunks of avocado. They also make homemade tortillas for $1! Cheap kids' meals and great atmosphere - very authentic feeling. Reasonable prices too!

Thank Melinda P
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348 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch and have no complaints- the service was good, the food was good and the prices were fair. No complaints!

Thank Trumpditty1
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Local hangout. I love the chile verde burrito. Best one I have found in town. Pretty standard fair, pleasant service, average prices.

Thank Alicia E
Roseville, California
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88 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

We had beef and carnita dishes and we found the meat a bit tasteless with not much seasoning. The side of rice was good but the beans tasted like a cast iron skillet.

Thank mototravel
Mission, Canada
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60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

Went for lunch and had an excellent experience. The food was great and plentyful and the server was very nice. We will be back.

Thank Henny0410
lafayette, or
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

I love the food here and so does the whole family from the littlest to the oldest. The chips and dip are great. Anything you order on the menu will be great. You cannot make a bad choice at this place. Always friendly and fast service.

Thank cassandra k
Redmond, Oregon
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

We dined street side with our kids and a grandchild. Service was attentive, food was good and reasonably priced. What more could you want?

Thank Carl V
Portland, Oregon
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114 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

This is one of our go to places in McMinnville. I love their Molcajetes Especial - beef and chicken. Yummy although a bit hard to eat. Fajitas, chile verde. All very good. When they are busy service can slow down and you might deal some grumpy staff, but once you are in the food is very good.

Thank Brad G
McMinnville, Oregon
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

All over Oregon there are numerous Mexican restaurants, not least in McMinnville but Los Molcajetes stands out for reasonably priced great tasting food served quickly.

Thank davidnorman1
White Salmon, Washington
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78 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

The restaurant owner (?) was really sweet. But the food was only so-so. I wouldn't go back. It filled the hole and that was all.

Thank wellwhateverfor

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
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 - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 527 NE 3rd St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4614
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  McMinnville
  • Phone Number: 503-434-2780

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