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Mexquite

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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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25095 Blue Ravine Rd, Folsom, CA 95630
+1 916-984-8603
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09:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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CA
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66 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went to this restaurant with family over the Thanksgiving week and was surprised at how poor the food was and how bad the service was. I will not go to this restaurant again.

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Thank Steve063
Folsom, California
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mexquite has everything that one would want in a local hangout! The ambience and environment are very inviting both inside and outside. They even have an outside area that feels secluded from the hustle and bustle of the nearby large strip mall. I could easily spend hours chatting with a friend there while being served lovely margaritas and other mixed... More 

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Summerfield, Florida
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71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We do not live in CA but when we are in Folsom visiting family Mexquite is a must stop. The food is excellent and the service is quick. The menu is massive and what ever we pick we are always happy with our choice.

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Thank Chaump
El Dorado Hills, Ca
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208 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I'm really surprised at some of the joints in Folsom rated higher than Mexquite. This place has some excellent food, people. The Pollo in Chipotle was great. So was the Camorones Chipotle. The queso fundido was tasty if a bit greasy. Their salsa is roasted and very good! Margaritas. Yummo. The interior of Mexquite is really cool. Light and bright... More 

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Thank MikeandJim
Sacramento, California
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I took my friend to Mexquite for her birthday after giving her a choice of cuisines. After starting with the complimentary chips and salsa, we had the fresh guacamole which was perfect. My friend ordered the chile verde with both corn and flour tortillas while I had the steak quesadilla. Both dishes were fresh, delicious and authentic. We split the... More 

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Auburn, California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

My wife was born in Nogales, Sonora Mexico and this is her favorite Mexican food restaurant in Placer County. That is saying something since she grew up eating her Mom's Mexican food, which is legendary. She had the chile relleno special, which is served with the chile cut open. She loved it! I really liked my shrimp enchilada. The fresh... More 

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Thank Todd W
El Dorado Hills, CA
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384 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 310 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

Top Shelf Margaritas: excellent Chips, salsa and guacamole: very good Service: very friendly and efficient (thank you Nelson) Atmosphere: perfect for the type of food served Food: average Bathrooms: could be cleaner Mexquite is the best the area has for Mexican food that we have found, but there is room for improvement.

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Thank Michaela
Folsom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

This is a great full service Mexican food restaurant located in Empire Ranch. They have the traditional meals and some very good specials. A few favs are the fish tacos. If you like tequila then you will love this place because they have a huge tequila bar. The chips and salsa are fresh and warm.

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Thank firemedic24
El Dorado Hills, California
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

My husband and I found this gem when looking for a restaurant for breakfast without the crowds on a Sunday. We were pleasantly surprised. The Huevos Rancheros and Huevos Divorciados are amazing. We have probably tried every restaurant in the area for our Sunday morning breakfast, and return to Mexquite frequently. The service is fantastic and the food is fresh... More 

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Thank Anne P
El Dorado Hills, California
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128 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

If you are looking for a hearty Mexican meal, this is the place. We particularly enjoy a morning walk and finishing with one of Mexquite's breakfasts.

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Thank Neil C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25095 Blue Ravine Rd, Folsom, CA 95630
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Folsom
  • Phone Number: +1 916-984-8603

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