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Los Molcajetes Restaurant & Cantina

2500 Brundage Ln, Bakersfield, CA 93304-2604
+1 661-631-9731
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“chorizo” (3 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
2500 Brundage Ln, Bakersfield, CA 93304-2604
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Wow. Really good, authentic and unique menu with the standard fare as well. If you choose the Molcajete dish you better be hungry and patient. Portions are huge and volcanic hot (temp and spice).

Thank LouieCK
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Verry unorganized almost like , Noone knew what to do , how to do anything , 45 min wait to get food and after the wait it was good, or was I frustrated and hungery , I'll never know

Thank The W
Reviewed 30 December 2016

My wife and I have had dinner here twice. The last time we were there we shared a nopale salad and the special molcajete. I don't recall ever seeing either of these dishes on the menu in any other Mexican restaurant. The food and service...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Came here for a birthday party. They would not accept a reservation, even for our LARGE party. The line was out the door even though we went early~ish (4PM) Twenty minute wait to get seated and almost as long to get a drink. Ordering was...More

Thank audry2
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Went to Molcajetes Saturday night, started out with a couple margaritas on the rocks excellent! Lisa was our server and was great good service without smothering us, very friendly and down to earth. Salsa and chips were great and plentiful. We ordered there specialty shrimp,steak,...More

Thank justawalker55
Reviewed 29 January 2016

I am a California Native & have tasted a lot of authentic mexican food & Los Molcajetes is by far THE BEST! Our server was pretty slow due to the fact he would sit down at other tables & chat with his friends, but when...More

1  Thank DSCowans
Reviewed 24 January 2016

My favorite Mexican restaurant in all times, I am not really into Mexican food, but I like molcajete del mar, it comes in a rock bowl, which is very hot and it keeps boiling inside the pot for a good 30 minutes, we always get...More

Thank Hany G
Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

Warm salsa?? Really?? Would have liked to rate them higher, but the warm salsa kinda ruined the whole experience.......

Thank sirCone
Reviewed 28 April 2015 via mobile

Great Mexican food if you get the joy of being in Bakersfield. Better than others we have tried near by. Molcajete bowls are obviously the specialty and it doesn't disappoint. I must have my food hot in temperature and the stone bowls keep it that...More

Thank JetSkiRacr1
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Terrific Mexican Food. their specialties are great. Excellent Cadillac Margarita. My choice for Mexican food in Bakersfield.

Thank michaelbkolsky
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Open Hours
9:00 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 - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2500 Brundage Ln, Bakersfield, CA 93304-2604
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-631-9731
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