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#1,078 of 2,696 Restaurants in Portland
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Mexican
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Lunch, Dinner
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Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
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Reviewed June 22, 2019

A very good place for Mexican fix. Really good price for Mexican food at a restaurant setting. The tacos are a bit on a smaller side but wonderful taste. We love their al pastor and fish.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed April 10, 2019

I came in tonight with two friends for a Chile Relleno Burrito. I asked if they had Margaritas At the cashier the young woman working said no they never have had them. I told her I’d ha one in the building some time ago....She became...argumentative saying “no you didn’t “ It was to say the least strange... When I received my Burrito I looked for the Chile Relleno within ..I dragged the fork back and forth... Nada. There was just a lot of rice and some flecks of green. My friend offered to take it back and when she did the same young woman looked did not find anything then sent back to cook who claimed to have found it. She told my friend "Its there he saw it. I investigated again alas no Chile relleno to be seen. I went again to the cashier. She became argumentative “it’s there he saw it I saw it and she saw it (pointing to my friend) When in fact my friend had not seen it. The rudeness was over the top and because the encounter was so unpleasant I did not allow them my card info to refund because I do not trust that I would not be double billed and then have same person arguing that it had not happened. I usually don’t complain about food having grown up with family owned restaurants I know how tough it is to run these businesses but I think the owner deserves to know that his staff are exceptionally rude to customers.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Fast service, delicious food, good price. Dine in, take out great place. I really like Mexican food and this place does not disappoint. The burritos are huge, the tacos are tasty,and the rice and beans are perfect. Nothing pretentious about this place. Just good authentic...Mexican food!More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Need dinner for two adults and 11 year. My girlfriend said this little Mexican restaurant was very good and she was right. We got take out and be aware the food is good and filling ( not like Taco Bell).

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed March 23, 2017

Fantastic flippin' street tacos! And at $1.50 a piece, they can't be beat. Have the carne asda, a solid taco anyone can make, but be sure to order carnitas, too. They have just the right amount of crisp on the pork. If interested, have a...tripe taco. Tacos have pico, and a little avocado sauce in them. Took them to go, but there are a few seats in here. Note, I was pan handled in here, but, well, it is Portland. If in the area, make the stop.More

Date of visit: March 2017
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Reviewed December 2, 2016

I was lucky enough to be taken here by a local in the know. Its a small place that makes some of the best Burritos you'll ever have. Be warned though, they are massive! A bargain at 8 bucks !

Date of visit: November 2016
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Reviewed October 26, 2016

There are a number of great places to eat Mexican food. This is the only brick and mortar burrito place that I can afford to feed my family that is not a chain. The hamburgers are great but what I love best is all the...fancy french fries and wet burritos.More

Date of visit: October 2016
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Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

This place is great. The burritos are pretty big and always really hot. I can't really comment on anything else here because I always get the same thing, a fajita veggie burrito with no meat. It's what works for me so I stick to it....Other friends have had other menu items and they seem to like them. The service is fast and the place is clean. What else do you want? There are only a couple of burrito places I recommend and this is one of them. Give them a try!More

Date of visit: March 2016
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Reviewed February 15, 2016

Pretty good food here ... best when when the place is busy. Quality varies a bit from visit to visit, but most of the time it's good food. It is a small place with seating for around 16 to 20 people, but on nice days...you can also sit outside. I will say it is not one of the cleanest of places ... not necessary the fault of the business, some of the customers I've seen (especially the children) are just plain messy and don't seem to care. This is why I won't eat there and definitely don't take any of the open/exposed condiments.More

Date of visit: December 2015
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Reviewed September 23, 2015

Small inside but places to eat outside. Clean, quiet and the food was GREAT! There were all kinds of interesting things on the menu including beef head and tongue [I stuck with chicken] plenty to eat and the people who run it are very friendly!...Only draw back not much parking so get there early!More

Date of visit: September 2015
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Reviewed September 22, 2015

It may not be the classiest place on the block but it is one of the best "fast food" mexican places around St John. It's small with some seating outside it's clean inside and the food is all cooked fresh! The food is authenic (they...even serve beef head and beef tongue) and no I didn't try it, but the burrito I had was great, big enough for 2 and and the serrvice was fast! If you are in the mood for GOOD mexican food try it! I can only bet it may be your first time but it won't be your last!More

Date of visit: September 2015
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Reviewed July 25, 2015

We used to visit the former incarnation of this Mexican restaurant--so the shoes were big to fill. These guys did that with no problem. The place looks better, cleaned up the clutter--and have great food too. No beer, but good horchata. Tried the ceviche tostada,...shrimp, tomato, onion. Served over a hard tortilla. Really fresh and good. Hubby got the wet burrito, pollo. WOW. I am not a burrito fan and I would get one of these without a doubt. Great flavor to the chicken, stuffed with guac, tomato, beans, cheese and covered with a red chili sauce. SO GOOD. Go see Abraham, he is a chill dude that makes you feel welcome.More

Date of visit: July 2015
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Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

Shrimp tacos was delicious. Salsa was very flavorful. The restaurant was very clean and friendly. We will be going back for sure.

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