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Don Juans - CLOSED

1738 Central Ave, McKinleyville, CA 95519-3602
+1 707-839-2460
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good27%
  • Average37%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible0%
7 Apr 2014
“Out of business!”
5 Mar 2014
“No Bueno”
Restaurant Hours Closed
1738 Central Ave, McKinleyville, CA 95519-3602
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Reviewed 7 April 2014

I visited Don Juan's in March, 2014 -- an infrequently visited, but a familiar place I used to go to enjoy dinner. The location was completely devoid of furniture and was locked up. My guess is that they are now out of business. Steve

Thank SCoach2014
Reviewed 6 March 2014 via mobile

The last time I ate here my food was cold and the service was poor. I have no intention on going back.

Thank annieandemilysfriend
Reviewed 11 February 2013

I am not impressed at all with the quality of the food, Its just blah mexican food. I felt that the menu was pretty unoriginal and everything tasted like it was not fresh

Thank HumboldtHanna
Reviewed 10 October 2012

I wanted a real margharita made with real lime juice, not a bottle mix, and they made it! salt on the rim, etc. food was good, too

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 8 March 2012

We are here once before, 2 years ago, and decided to give it another shot last weekend. Well, now we remember why we don't eat here. It is ok...not fantastic. The Carne Asada taco's were dry. The salsa was not hot. The spice's that make...More

Thank cocoabeachshark
Reviewed 17 February 2012

Another just ok Mexican food joint, of which there is a plethora in Humboldt County

1  Thank LadyDragonHumboldt
Reviewed 14 August 2010

We were sent here by the front staff of our hotel. It is in a local strip mall and isn't much to look at. However, we had excellent burritos! The food was tasty, inexpensive, and used fresh ingredients.

Thank Candyice
Reviewed 24 September 2009

Great traditional flavors and large portions.

Thank mistervoice
Reviewed 21 May 2009

Don Juan's has the best Mexican food we have tasted. My wife and I are from Southern California. We have dined extensively in Mexican restaurants in the Southwest. Don Juan's serves the best Mexican food bar none. Service and value are also excellent. Nice family...More

Thank m945
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McKinleyville, California
Reviewed 30 November 2008

Ok, not as good as Carmela's, a bit more americanized.

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1738 Central Ave, McKinleyville, CA 95519-3602
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  McKinleyville
  • Phone Number: +1 707-839-2460
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