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Palenque Mexican Restaurant

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1102 N Liberty Lake Rd, Liberty Lake, WA 99019-7525
509-928-3112
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Spokane Valley, Washington
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I ate at Palenque Restaurant last night. The food wasn't anything special, probably about average Tex-Mex fare. The service was about average too. The booths were comfortable with cute carved wood along the upper backs. If you sit along the bank of windows you look out over a lovely golf course with forested hills in the distance--very... More 

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Thank Ann S
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been here many times and always enjoy the food and the location. Sitting on the deck during the summer is the best! Good food and good staff.

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Thank mccl7171
Liberty Lake, Washington
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97 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

The food is not bad, just run of the mill Mexican food,the one down side to this place is that is is inconstant.

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Thank FogHat13
Houston, Texas
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171 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

This has got to be the WORST excuse for Mexican Food on the planet. I'm not exaggerating considering I've been around the planet and all over Mexico..not to mention I spent many years in Houston enjoying great Tex-Mex. I have never had such bland food slopped on a plate in a so-called Mexican restaurant in my life outside the time... More 

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Thank NMC_12
Liberty Lake, Washington
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Normally, you'd consider the steak, shredded beef, or chicken to be the preferred meat choices for your burrito, enchilada, or whatever. However, their ground beef is so good, and seasoned so well, that's my preferred meet of choice!

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Thank TerryEutsler
Spokane, Washington, United States
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65 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Pretty average Mexican fare. Chips are good but the salsa is thin and looks like it comes out of a can.

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Thank Shelli D
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

consistantly pathetic attempt at "mexican" food and somehow even worse service. the golf course is nice though. too bad patty's tacos wasn't close by.

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Thank buckthrilla
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was very good at one time but has dropped off my good food list. Their salsa this time was very watered down and tasted like it was tomato sauce poured straight out of a can with a couple bits of onion. There was no mexican flavor or spice zing at all. Horrible. When I asked for some more... More 

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Thank jerrypwalters
Liberty Lake, Washington, United States
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016 via mobile

Me and my family have been coming here 2 to 4 times a month for the past 10 years. Always great food and superb service. We really love Tony. Try the pollo con crema or the arroz con pollo both are always amazing. Enchiladas are pretty darn good as well

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Thank Travis B
Liberty Lake, Washington
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016 via mobile

Usually Polenque's is reliable but today they were off. Soup came after dinner and could not be cancelled. If you order soup, insist it is delivered first. The chimicanga is best with shredded beef, but we forgot to request it, so they default with ground beef. Kinda unappetizing. We asked for soup to be taken off the bill but they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1102 N Liberty Lake Rd, Liberty Lake, WA 99019-7525
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Liberty Lake
  • Phone Number: 509-928-3112

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