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“Great little Mexican restaurant with outside dining only”
Review of Martha's Kitchen - CLOSED

Martha's Kitchen
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reviewed September 12, 2012

My daughter, who used to live in Incline, told me about this restaurant at the west end of Donner Lake on Donner Pass Road. The shrimp tacos are really good. My only complaint is that eating outside, the little bees hover around your food. Other than that, great little spot.

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Thank CandyfromCalifornia
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Reviewed July 9, 2012

Incredibly flavorful Guadalajaran food. Just the basics, but everything is extremely fresh and tasty. Open air seating under the pines is nice, too, and service is very friendly and hospitable. Dog friendly on the patio, for those with pups. Some of the best tamales and rellenos I've had.

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1  Thank engkzl2
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Reviewed June 28, 2012

This young family, who goes back to Mexico in the winter, does a nice job preparing delightfully flavored, not greasy or over battered Mexican food. We like their Rellenos and their crispy puffy tacos best. This is not chain restaurant food. We have eaten there, at least, 6 times over the last 2 summers.

Eating is mainly outside on their patio. Donner Lake gets cold so eat lunch, have an erly dinner or bring a jacket.

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Reviewed June 18, 2012

Great service, friendly, and food prepared fresh, family owned!

1  Thank Anne G
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Reviewed June 15, 2012

It had the feel of a little German eatery in the Alps, what with Donner being across the road...the Germanish-Mexican music playing (yes, it actually sounded like a hofbrau haus for a few songs). The food was average. Very edible, but tasted, and probably was, straight from a Cisco delivery truck. The guacamole was doctored up to be better, but it sure had the taste of Costco frozen to me! Nice generous glass of wine. Good chips. Salad really not worth $4.95, but all the food was passably good and I ate it all...just nothing to write home about. But we will be back because the owners were super nice and the ambiance, wonderful!

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Thank sjsandy
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