We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

The Original Lorenzo's

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
3883 TAYLOR RD, Loomis, CA 95650
+1 916-652-6218
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

25 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 25: English reviews
Auburn, California, United States
Level Contributor
25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

My husband and I stop often for lunch when we have had errands in Roseville and are on our way home. It is a favorite of ours. Love their salsa and items on the lunch menu.

Helpful?
Thank Lynne F
Roseville, California
Level Contributor
13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Have never had a bad meal or bad service here at this establishment. Don't go to the Lorenzo's on N. Sunrise...it is really bad. No comparison to the one here in Loomis! Trust me!

Helpful?
Thank Ken S
Newport Beach, California
Level Contributor
126 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

This was my first time here and we found the staff very friendly and helpful . The chips were a little thick for my liking but the salsa was fresh and tasty. The meals were good to very good. I had the chicken enchiladas and they were good with rice and beans. Good food though

Helpful?
Thank thehandsometraveler
Rocklin, California
Level Contributor
34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

At one time this was a great place. Have not been here for many year and wanted to try it again. You walk in and you get a unkempt feel. Looks like they do what is the cheapest to keep the doors open. Had the carnitas, the meat had some type of dry rub on it, not very good. Wife... More 

Helpful?
Thank airtanker1820
Elk Grove,ca
Level Contributor
120 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Excellent taco salads both chicken and ground beef. Very friendly and attentive waiter who has excellent customer service. Plenty of seating in private or open area. Will return for quality Mexican selections.

Helpful?
Thank bearfoster
Loomis, California
Level Contributor
16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

We went here because we heard the 49ers used to hand out here. (Years ago). I found the ambiance dark and dark. Couldnt tell if floors were clean or dirty thats how dark. When the food came, it was terrible. An old place that needs to be opened up and lightened up with a new menu and chef.

Helpful?
Thank lindamariebull
Rocklin, California
Level Contributor
19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

The food at Lorenzo's amanzaning. Depending on what you in the mood for at this restaurant you can't go wrong with any dish you order. Ask for the special of the day as well as the drink!

Helpful?
Thank SuzyBee3
Newcastle, California
Level Contributor
17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

the service was great and the owner is really nice, but the food was only so so. Maybe I just went on a bad day but I didn't care for the food.

Helpful?
Thank Cathy K
Loomis, California
Level Contributor
13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Great Mexican food and generous servings. Chips and salsa are excellent and take out orders are ready to be picked up when you arrive.

Helpful?
Thank brishan2015
loomis
Level Contributor
16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

Lorenzo's provides quality Mexican food at a reasonable price. Their taco's, stuffed chiles and enchiladas are great. The home made beans are the best in the area, You can't beat the price or the quality

Helpful?
Thank lawnman41

Travellers who viewed The Original Lorenzo's also viewed

 

Been to The Original Lorenzo's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3883 TAYLOR RD, Loomis, CA 95650
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Loomis
  • Phone Number: +1 916-652-6218

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Original Lorenzo's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?