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12145 Lakewood Blvd., Downey, CA 90242-2636
+1 562-923-1013
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Downey, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

I must say that this food is absolutely amazing. My favorites are the combos with rice and beans. The food is of great value. This is what I perceive to be authentic mexican food.

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Thank Denise C
Downey, California
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2012

This restaurant and it's other in Santa Fe Springs serve some of the best tasting authentic mexican food in the area. The decor is not the best and at times overdecorated for holidays but the food is excellent and the service is very friendly. The best Arroz con Pollo around!

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Thank Karenina_12
So CA
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2010

This is our favorite budget restuarant in Downey. Contrary to the listing, there is NO Chinese food served here. Our favorites include the "Big Burittos" (beef or chicken), the fajitas, and the various combo plates. The fish taco mentioned by another reviewer is not a fish stick but is a breaded filet of cod, a style used by many others.... More 

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Thank BobTheRetired
Oakland, CA
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49 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2009

And you call that a fish taco; shame on you. Others in the group like some of the food; son said the chile verde was almost inedible.

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Thank Aligold
Norwalk, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2005

I been to Vercruz there was one in Santa Fe Springs it is little Family restaurant one in Santa Fe Springs I been to this one great drink great food they feed you it not little portion at this little restaurant

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12145 Lakewood Blvd., Downey, CA 90242-2636
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Downey
  • Phone Number: +1 562-923-1013

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