Unfortunately, this place has gone downhill since the owner/manager passed away. The service is very slow. We used to be able to get in and out during the lunch hour even if the place was packed. That is no longer the case.
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I ate here this trip. Nice waitresses. Great Mexican food. You can sit out on the covered patio if it's. Nice weather. Walking distance from the Budget Inn.
We were looking for a Mexican Restaurant and came upon La Morenita. Everyone one was super friendly from the people we met in the parking lot to the second we walked in the restaurant. The lady got us a great booth, but it was freezing...More
I've driven past this restaurant my entire life and have never stopped in to eat here until only about a year ago. A friend suggested that we come here for dinner since it was, in her words, 'the best restaurant in Merced'. I can see...More
I ate here twice because a friend knows the cooks but I got the same thing twice, grilled chicken salad and both times it was dry, no flavor to it and the dressing was bad. Won't ever return again.
I truly miss this place! The environment is small ....a little whole in the wall to find, but please do....you wont regret it! They serve great meals, margaritas, and the service is always wonderful. The grilled shrimp is the best! Usually crowded during regular lunch...More
As a native San Diegan currently living in a town with limited Mexican, we are always on the lookout for an authentic place to satisfy our craving. The complimentary bean dip kept our toddler happy during the short wait and the service was great. Highly...More
I'm not a fan of the location but the food makes up for it. The staff are so welcoming and the food is amazing! Great salsa, tacos, enchiladas....everything I've tried has been wonderful.
Good home made authentic Mexican food. Excellent service. Excellent prices and a menu that was loaded with choices. We started with warm chips and salsa, ordered the sampler platter, and we were full and, there were four of us. Then out came my main meal...More