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El Apenitas

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Carretera Saltillo-Monterrey km 7 Fracc. Puerta del Sol | frente al monumento de Venustiano Carranza, Saltillo, Mexico
+52 844 432 3026
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08:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 20:00
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Springboro, Ohio
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103 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I work for a company with several facilities in Ramos. I visit Apenitas every time for lunch. The food, atmosphere and hospitality are impeccable. The portions are perfect for lunch and the flavor of the sauces / dishes are incredible. I highly recommend the place.

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Thank OrrG411
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

It's name says it all, the place is modest, but clean and cozy (Apenitas is Spanish for Just barely). Excellent home made food, everything we order was very good. Happy hour on beer

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Thank Monchoz
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Mexican food and enchiladas are the main dish, but offer other options for Mexican food from the area. This is an option for a quick lunch.

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Thank Jose Manuel G
Celaya, Mexico
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

Very good Sirlon tips and chiles rellenos, chicken soup and a good bottle of spanish red. Stay away from the cheese pie...not good and certanly not worth the price

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Thank sergio a
Monterrey, Mexico
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

We've tried flautas and enchiladas, really bad, tasted like frozen food heated in microwave. Decided not to try the other food and left.

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Thank Andres2222
Rivalta di Torino, Italy
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2015

If your mother were Mexican, and you went to her house for Sunday lunch, you would eat like you do here. The salsa molcahette (spelling) is the best I have had, actually all three salsa they offer are excellent. Completely recommend this restaurant. A bit pricey for what it is, but for my money, it is worth it. I have... More 

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Thank Anthony E
Shelby Township, Michigan
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148 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2015

Went here for lunch and the food wasn't bad but it did take a long time to get it. Unless you're on a tight budget, I recommend other restaurants in the area.

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1 Thank V4VALOR
Mexico
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80 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2014

It is not a big restaurant, does not have a international meals, but they are very friendly, environment is very relaxed and menú have plenty of mexican meals. I tried the "combinado", which have 4 different ítems: Flauta, Tostada, Sope and a enchilada. 4 great mexican kind of meals. well served. Price was $10usd!!! I will come back with no... More 

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Thank Chivamayor
Dry Ridge, Kentucky
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2014

I had Mexican meatballs "Abondagas" in a chipotle sauce. They were amazing. Look forward to returing soon.

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Thank Andrew H
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2014

I've been here twice. The second time I went in with an open-mind but still came out disappointed. The first time I went I ordered a "torta." Probably, the easiest Mexican food you can make since it resembles a sandwich. Hated it! Now, hate is a strong word but that is how I would describe the taste it had of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Saltillo-Monterrey km 7 Fracc. Puerta del Sol | frente al monumento de Venustiano Carranza, Saltillo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Coahuila  >  Saltillo
  • Phone Number: +52 844 432 3026

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