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The Loco Frijole

3711 Main St, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
+1 760-924-3934
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“frijoles” (9 reviews)
“al pastor” (4 reviews)
“birria” (3 reviews)
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Latin, Spanish
3711 Main St, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant serves authentic Mexican food. It is a very small place that was filled the whole time we were there. There were 20 men and 5 women when I counted. I never count but I was surprised that there were so many men there....More

Thank kellymc62
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

Went here with friends who r locals. Good food, good prices. Chips n salsa were excellent. Chips were crispy n not greasy. Salsa very good . Friendly servers employees. Husband had shrimp burrito and loved it. $11.99 reasonable price we thought. Small restaurant, but loved...More

Thank czech2011
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

I love mexican food. This place was small but great service and good food. Guacamole was made from avocado chunks rather than smashed smooth but it was fresh. I ordered the spicy molcajete and it was delish- don't order it if you don't like mexican...More

Thank vegasmomma
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Great service, small restaurant with tables and booths. Glad we chose this location for Mexican in Mammoth! It's a nice place to eat Mexican food. Food was terrific, and the margaritas are awesome too!

Thank jay t
Reviewed December 20, 2016

We just noticed this place and decided to give it a try. The atmosphere is okay but the food was excellent. The burrito was giant and I should have split it with my wife. We both agreed it was excellent and will return.

Thank PatrickLongBeach
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

How this place had 4 stars I will never know. First off, we walked in and there were multiple dirty tables. We were not even acknowledged for quite some time. Finally the waitress acknowledged us and tried to shove us in a tiny corner table....More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

We were impressed with this Mexican restaurant. Friendly and efficient service together with interesting and well cooked food (I can recommend the goat) gave us a good value meal we can definitely recommend.

Thank kandaps
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

This restraunt is like a Hidden Gem as it may not be totally noticeable from the street view, but it is an amazing place. The food was wonderful, it tastes exactly like homemade food, especially the tortillas as they are soft and you can tell...More

Thank Jose M
Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

Despite the ranking, we decided to give it a try and we were pleasantly surprised. The food was well prepared and delicious. We tried the shrimp and birria tacos. Service was quick and attentive. From the street it looks as though there is limited parking...More

Thank Thomas N
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

It appears to be a family owned business. Food was great ... As was the service. Portions were very generous. We ate here three times ... One dinner and two lunches during our week long stay at Woods Lodge above Lake George. Our favorite part...More

Thank Seasik
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3711 Main St, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mammoth Lakes
  • Phone Number: +1 760-924-3934