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$$ - $$$Mexican,
14882 Holt Ave, Tustin, CA 92780-3405
+1 714-832-3280
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“fajitas” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
14882 Holt Ave, Tustin, CA 92780-3405
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

NOTE: Don José restaurant recently changed its name to Rodrigo’s Mexican Grill. The ownership is the same; they consider this an upgrade in concept. The restaurant is located on Holt Avenue near the southwest corner of Irvine Boulevard and Newport Avenue. As was the case...More

Thank BruinDan
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Delicious salsa and chips. They said that their chips are fried in canola oil and not in lard which is good. We ordered the quesadilla and veggie fajitas-- it is big enough to share between 3 people. Good portions for the price and yummy guacamole.

Thank Shelly D
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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

A couple nights early for thanksgiving we visited Ricardo’s Mexican restaurant in Tustin while visiting relatives. We knew this restaurant had recently changed hands and had good expectations. I am vagen but was happily surprised that I could get vegetables grilled, tortillas, beans and a...More

Thank sproutywoman
Reviewed 16 November 2017

It is now called Rodrigo's. It is a more upscale Mexican restaurant. Depending on what you order, it can be good, or just mediocre.

Thank sriley1941
Reviewed 25 July 2017

I have been here quite a few times and I am happy to say they are very consistent. Great black beans, good fresh salad, good salsa and that skinny margarita? Oh my! YUM!!

Thank KOSacramento
Reviewed 23 July 2017

First Mexican food I had eaten in a long time. The chips and salsa were good and they kept them filled which is impressive. The place was packed on a Wednesday night. I had the vegy fajitas which were pretty good. I recommend this place.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Typical Americanized Mexican food, great service and good value, especially if you sign up for their mailing list.

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 28 May 2017

For many years we have been celebrating Mother's Day at Don Jose's. We used to celebrate in Torrance, but that site closed so now we drive to Tustin about an hour away. We do this because we so like the good food and service that...More

Thank mike w
Reviewed 30 March 2017

A neighborhood institution. The go to place for families in Tustin. Good food, service and clean. They have a separate room for your special events. Ample parking. Try them for lunch or dinner. Full bar.

Thank 911jackie
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

The food is consistently good (if not inspired). The atmosphere is family friendly. The service is friendly and efficient. The value is solid without a discount. Repeat customers are given two for one coupons to celebrate Birthdays and Anniversaries. The Tustin location has been popular...More

Thank Mike S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 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
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14882 Holt Ave, Tustin, CA 92780-3405 (Formerly Don Jose's)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Tustin
  • Phone Number: +1 714-832-3280
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