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The Bank - Mexican Restaurant & Bar

28645 Old Town Front St, Temecula, CA 92590-2703
+1 951-676-6160
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good30%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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“fajitas” (10 reviews)
Opens in 18 min
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
28645 Old Town Front St, Temecula, CA 92590-2703
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Fun experience in Old Town
"It was a good time. The drinks were very good and the service was good"
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2. Generous portions
"Great homemade Guacamole....excellent Marghritas and generous portions"
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3. Best Happiest Hour
"One plus was that we were there during "Happy Hour". That was fun"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the benefits of membership here. Great place to go and be away from the crowds for a bit have some great food and adult beverages! Tried something new tonight, lemon drop martini with keitel one and a chicken burrito grande but put in a...More

Thank ladyzire
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

Although The Bank of Mexican Food may not (in my opinion) be a 5 star restaurant, it is a solid 4. Nice location in the heart of Old Town Temecula. Window seats and outdoor dining areas allow for some nice people watching. This restaurant was...More

Thank cdemogo
Christy P, Owner at The Bank - Mexican Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Thank you so much for your review! You and your wife tried some of my favorite dishes so I am glad you enjoyed them!

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here for an early lunch. Has the skillet scramble with steak. Delicious!! Chips and salsa were really good. Chili verde burrito not bad and the 3 item combo failed as the been burrito was the size smaller than the kids meal burrito. Service...More

Thank BeachMack
Reviewed 13 September 2018

I recently met a friend for lunch and enjoyed the food and the time spent at The Bank! I would recommend this place for those looking for great food.

Thank rolandcardoza
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

In the members only room I was fortunate to come across an experimental drink the bartender (Kate) was working on. It gas fast become my favorite. Cucumber, vodka, and other goodies. Such a special place. Check it out if you enjoy a members only place.

Thank ladyzire
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Horrible horrible food. Service was even worse. They added charges to my bill of food I didn’t request. One of the waiters flipped the bird to his friends passing by. Wouldn’t be complete without the “F” bomb. While working. Will not go back!More

Thank LightPacker785308
Christy P, Owner at The Bank - Mexican Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

We are really sorry you experienced this. It is not how we want our employees to act. As far as the food, I'm not sure what you ordered but most of our customers enjoy many items on our menu including the fajitas, burrito in a...More

Reviewed 22 July 2018

One of the worst mexican meals I've had in while. We had a family dinner that was very unsatisfying and questionable. The food was awful and cold and the beers we ordered where from a tap served in a warm glass which caused the beer...More

Thank Leslie P
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We were thoroughly enjoying walking around Old Town when we decided it was time to tip a pint or two. Jordon, our server, made us feel welcome immediately and attended to our drink requests. The other servers were similarly attentive to other customers. While we...More

Thank Craig C
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped by here for dinner after a day of seeing the sites of Temecula. I had the chili verde burrito and my wife had the Mexican mice and tortilla soup. All dishes were delicious although mice are only for those who like things spicy....More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 31 May 2018

This place is a good dining option in Old Town Temecula. Well prepared food, pleasant environment and reasonable prices. Friendly and competent servers and staff. Historical building and decor.

Thank Jonaleen A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 14
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28645 Old Town Front St, Temecula, CA 92590-2703
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: +1 951-676-6160
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Enjoy dining in a historical bank building. Authentic Mexican comfort food Family owned friendly laid back patio bar with excellent margaritas, mojitos, sangrias and more. Weekend brunch 9am-12 pm featuring skillet egg scrambles.
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