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Joselito's Mexican Food

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2345 Honolulu Ave, Montrose, CA 91020-1821 (Oceanview Blvd)
+1 818-957-1901
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Glendale, California
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great Mexican food. We did enjoy drinking their margaritas. Great atmosphere for Hanging with friends.

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Thank jinjoohwang
Pasadena, California
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92 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great place. The food is good and the service is good. Food is 10-15$ a plate. There isn't a great place to stand when waiting for a table sometime but we hardly ever have to wait very long.

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Thank trishakelley
Los Angeles, California
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59 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

if you want good Mexican food and great margaritas this is the place to go... easy parking across the street.

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Thank anjik008
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Decent food good drinks good service. Usually crowded May be best Mexican food around the area But don't expect spicy food it's a little bland

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Thank Rich F
La Crescenta, California
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85 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Joselito's has been a part of the Montrose scenery for years. A diverse menu of choices, good location, and you can park behind it. It is a family run business that has two locations. The other location ,and in my opinion the better option, is their Tujunga location. Parking is harder at this location, but you can park on the... More 

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Thank Karyn B
Los Angeles, California
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467 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 256 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Always a busy happening place but amazing classics and some fun specials like Avocado Burrito and Lobsters! Cocktails are also amazing Parking can be a pain but that's Montrose.

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Thank Leigth M
Los Angeles
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37 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Joselito's is a small dark Mexican restaurant located in Montrose Village. It may not be the best in the area but the food is always reliable. The dishes I've tried have never been too hot or spicy but with just enough flavor to keep me satisfied.

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Thank UHManoa
La Crescenta, California
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50 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Good Mexican food...not spectacular, but good! The prices are good and they even offer a kids eat free on Sunday (I think). The staff are all super nice! They are supposed to have the best Margaritas around, but I do t think so; they are good, but not all THAT! The place is clean and I would recommend this place... More 

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Thank Greg H
Los Angeles, California
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252 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

I really like Mexican food and there are a lot of local restaurants that pretend to be Mexican. Joselito's seems to cater to the geriatric crowd. Nothing is spicy. Other than that, the good is good. Large portions. Unfortunately even their hot salsa is mild. I wouldn't go back there with someone younger than 70.

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Thank David_DeMulle
Glendale, California
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Discovered Joselitos 25 years ago when the sponsored my son's soccer team. Service is excellent; Mexican food like I grew up with. Family friendly.

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Thank J K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$30
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2345 Honolulu Ave, Montrose, CA 91020-1821
    (Oceanview Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Montrose
  • Phone Number: +1 818-957-1901
Description
Our father Jose Grijalva had a passion for Mexican food, after many trial and error he perfected our recipes. That drive is what pushes is forward everyday to bring you the tastiest Mexican food you have ever tasted.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?