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“A Local Mexican Restuarant.”

El Cortez Mexican Restaurant
Ranked #22 of 160 Restaurants in Laguna Niguel
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed April 11, 2013

Very good atmosphere and plenty of free parking. We like the fact that this Restaurant still has booths. Food is good.

Thank John8433
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Reviewed April 8, 2013

Lunch Specials at El Cortez are my favorites. Low prices, quick service, very good dishes. I especially like the chile relleno combo. Just right.

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Thank VistaDelSol
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Reviewed February 23, 2013

I have been dining at El Cortez for at least 20 years. This restaurant is family owned and operated, and they are very "hands on." Molly and her team set a very high standard for their customers. The food is consistently good and very tasty! Everything on the menu is great, tastes homemade. (HOT TIP: I highly recommend the carnitas! Very good!) The menu is quite robust and the prices are reasonable. For the most part, the wait staff are long-term employees and do a very good job.

If you are looking for some good Mexican food in Laguna Niguel, I suggest you give El Cortez a try. You won't be disappointed. By the way, they also have a full bar and a separate area for watching various sporting events.

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Thank Chuck M
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Reviewed December 11, 2012

The only place around that serves Torta like Mexico City. plus the cevichi appetizer is outstanding! Good decent food at fair prices.

Thank Bill D
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Reviewed November 26, 2012

Had lunch at the restaurant - excellent carne asada and carnitas burritos. Enjoyed the many televisions with sports broadcasts. Service, price and ambiance were all above average!!

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Thank AmigoJuan
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