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Santana's Mexican Food

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73680 Sun Valley Dr, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277-2237
760-361-0202
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California
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is another fixture for our family when we go out to eat, We go here often for the California Burrito!! Although everything i've had was excellent & You get what you pay for, Nothing really fancy, It's a more down home style place to eat!! That's what most of us like about this place, The horchata is excellent!! Stop... More 

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Twentynine Palms, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was very pleased with the portion and the taste. Everything was extremely wonderful until I found a long hair in my enchilada. That really messed everything up for me. I know accidents happen, but hopefully they are wearing hairnets and practicing all of the health standards well. Like I said before though, I very pleased with the taste and... More 

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Twentynine Palms, California
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

Haven't been here for a long time, place has really changed, the menu was easier to read and the food was great. The name has changed it is now Cardenia

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Burbank
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

So if you're used to eating junk food and fast-food that's really cheap you might like this place. If you're someone who likes healthy food you will not want to get anywhere near it. I don't remember what I ordered but but I do remember it was just a plate full of slop. That's the only way to describe it.... More 

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Riverside, California
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598 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 273 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

Stopped in for breakfast. Quick and efficient staff. Good breakfast menu. I had the eggs and Mexican sausage. The dish was good and filling.

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Thank Chuck8700
virginia
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

After getting in around 7pm on Christmas Day, there wasn't much open, we didn't want fast food. We had heard good things about this place, and everything we heard was true. It was very good & made to order. It is a walk up to order, kinda like fast food. The beans & rice were good, the tacos, quesadillas were... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

Food was unremarkable but good. Mixed drink was strong, though I'm not a great judge of that. Service was friendly. Decor was dive bar.

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Thank UrbanKate
Covina, California
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

Santana's was nearly the only place open on Christmas day, and we were pleasantly surprised. We ordered a bean tostada, potato rolled tacos and a grilled taco burrito. The food was abundant and tasty. The mild salsa and the avocado salsa were delicious with our meal. We got a lot of food for very little money. The service was excellent.

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Thank KKJune2011
Dallas, Texas
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

Decent Mexican in a small town but could be a bit better. You can dine or take out. Good customer service and good portions. I'm not sure if they could have better ingredients or if it was just the flavor that was lacking a bit.

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Thank BaharanMuse
Glendale
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Large variety of Mexican food selections. Order at counter and either take out or eat-in on picnic tables in informal eating area. Food is relatively inexpensive, very tasty and prepared the way you request it, mild or hot, spicy or not.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73680 Sun Valley Dr, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277-2237
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Twentynine Palms
  • Phone Number: 760-361-0202

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