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Los Nortenos Mexican Restaurant

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1524 W Jackson St, Harlingen, TX 78550-6000
+1 956-440-7900
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good27%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible6%
Jul 13, 2017
“Mexican border on the cheap”
Dec 8, 2017
“I got sick ”
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6:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
1524 W Jackson St, Harlingen, TX 78550-6000
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Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

I've tried this place 2xs and each time I got sick. So for me it's a 1 star don't go back restaurant.

Thank Vera S
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

I went here for lunch. We were seated along with other people that came in at the same time. The waiter sucked! He Had a bad attitude like he didn't want to be there. Waited 45 min for our food and when it came out...More

Thank Ray C
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

We have been there several times, because is an easy Mexican food restaurant, without waiting time to be seated and with specials everyday for breakfast and lunch. This time we went for breakfast and got the ranchero eggs with pork chop. Although it was on...More

Thank Hec L
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

I ordered chicken fajita and I get over boiled chicken that's lightly seasoned with a side of bland rice, lettuce, and beans ala charro. The beans and the lettuce was the best thing on my plate. Definitely not worth the calories.

Thank KariXO
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Wife and I came with brothers and sisters for birthday dinner. My chicken enchilada was lukewarm and had some kind of weird cheese. Wife had chicken fajitas rice and beans and was also disappointed. Brisket sandwiches were bland and lukewarm also. Overall, the food was...More

Thank Donald L
Reviewed December 19, 2016

Everything was great except the food was luke-warm at best. The waiter was very friendly and attentive; prices were very reasonable; food was served quickly. However, the plate was hot to the touch but not the food. How can that be? Didn't bother to send...More

Thank David F
Reviewed August 12, 2016

The server was polite, but this was the worst Mexican I've ever eaten and I grew up in Texas so I've had plenty of Mexican food. Really, don't bother. Plus, they don't serve alcohol. Mexican food w/o beer?

Thank jkozztx
Reviewed July 12, 2016

We stopped in here to check the place out and were very pleasantly surprised. First, it is immaculately clean. The interior is colorful with many fun murals on the walls. The menu is "traditional", but the food was very well prepared. The fajitas are among...More

Thank Traveler3879
Reviewed June 3, 2016

This place looks impressive from the outside but I was sorry I suggested it for a dinner stop last week. After the waitress brought water, we asked for a couple minutes to look over the menu. She didn't come back. I finally had to get...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed May 24, 2016

Just returned from having our group monthly meal at Los Torenos Mexican American Restaurant,scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Water was received by about 5:00 p.m.; followed by food orders being taken. Patience was wearing on most waiting for our meals to arrive, once food finally appeared;...More

Thank Peter D
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February 18, 2016|
Response from Laletty60 |
Will you be able to serve about 30 people on Saturday around 1:30
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1524 W Jackson St, Harlingen, TX 78550-6000
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Harlingen
  • Phone Number: +1 956-440-7900
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