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2985 Renzo Ln, Patterson, CA 95363-8552
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07:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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California
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254 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

We stopped here for a late dinner on one of our many road trips that take us through the central valley of CA. Perhaps because it was late, the main chef/cook had departed for the night... but our food was not what I would classify as Mexican or Tex-Mex. We all have had better meals at taco trucks in LA.... More 

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Placerville, California
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180 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent food as good as the original location. I was staying at a close by hotel and needed a good quick meal.i ordered the smothered carnitas burrito and a Pepsi. It was worth the visit

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Thank SRC1964
Tacoma, Washington
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100 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

Although we found parking just fine, that is probably the best thing about the place. The front door was even difficult to determine. Once inside we just meandered to an empty table. The food was boring but edible. The chips were stale. The grilled chicken salad was lame and way over priced. It seemed as though the two waiters were... More 

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Thank beernu
Patterson, California
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

I'm only giving them a 3 because the food is good, but not great, just good. The waitresses and bartender are just unfriendly!

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Thank MonicaD03
California
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173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Stopped in not expecting much but was pleasantly surprised. Very clean with plenty of comfortable seating. The kitchen produced some tasty food and the menu contained enough additional items to make a return trip worthwhile. Service was marginal, as my server Erika seemed to be more interested in chatting in the back than providing attentive service.

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Thank Blaine C
Kailua, Hawaii
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40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

We stopped here for lunch during a road trip. the place was clean and cool. I had chicken tacos and my hubby had the nachos. We both thoroughly enjoyed our food. My tacos were full of chicken, with super fresh lettuce and cheese. The tortilla was just perfect, it did not fall apart when you took a bite. We were... More 

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Thank envy28
Cali
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2015

A franchise type Mexican restaurant. No frills, no thrills. Worker's are not rude but not really friendly either. Had to ask for drink refills, even for water.

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Thank tvalnt9
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014 via mobile

The food and drinks are great. The service is not great, just ok. Manager makes good drinks but needs a personality.

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Thank Monica D
Patterson, California
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2014

Our service was not that great and neither was the food. Server took forever to bring our drinks, soda and water. Niether one of us finished our entree, which says a lot coming from me.

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Thank Shawn M
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2014

Lots of food! The service was excellent. The beef tacos and enchiladas were great. The salsa was incredible. It also came with a bean dip that was bland. But otherwise, the food was wonderful. Would definitely eat there again.

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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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2985 Renzo Ln, Patterson, CA 95363-8552
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Patterson

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