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Casa Ortega

593 Hwy 138, Pinon Hills, CA 92372
+1 760-868-6558
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
17 May 2017
“Nice Mexican on a Lonesome Highway”
27 Sep 2016
“Yum! ”
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$$ - $$$
593 Hwy 138, Pinon Hills, CA 92372
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Out in the middle of nowhere between CA and AZ lies this sweet spot! We were hungry for lunch-- 6 kids and 2 adults-- and found this on Google. The reviews were on pointe! Not only do you walk in to beautifully crafted stained glass...More

Thank Shannon P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food has always been good and the service is quick. We usually call ahead and order to go. Its cool because they include chips and salsa with the to go order

Thank RebaKPhoto
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This place has been for sale for years, and it's a shame that they can't make a decent living on Highway 138 in Pinon Hills. They population is growing but not fast enough to support it. Food is good and there is a substantial menu...More

Thank desertsage55
Reviewed 13 February 2017

food is always great and fast service. our family eats here often and they have never disappoint us and the margaritas are GREAT!!

Thank taniab649
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Had a bacon wrapped steak with a delicious Spanish sauce on top! I went straight home and took some extra statins! Good food, good service, popular with locals. Out of the way, about 5 miles out of town, but definitely worth it!

Thank Ted M
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

This is the only restaurant by our home so we go here a lot. Thank goodness there food is always spot on good. The owner and other employees are amazing. Raphel always has a smile on his face. You never go wrong with drinks either....More

Thank Bionic Barbie W
Reviewed 7 June 2016

We have passed this place many times and decided to stop in. The murals on the outside have always been a draw. We were met at the door and welcomed in. The service was attentive, the food for me, was excellent ! The decor especially...More

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 29 January 2016

what are these people talking about its a good place with good mexican food I live near by and love the Garlic fish I make my tacos with it I did have desert i usually dont I have had the chile tacos I know good...More

Thank Sergio V
Reviewed 30 June 2015

They changed the recipes. It is horrible. Food didn't taste good at all. Service was horrific. Not worth a drive. I will not come back to the place. Would not recommend to anybody. They must have changed the chief.

Thank ArtRussianMom
Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

I went here with my adult daughter May, 2015. I ordered a side salad and a chile rellano. The salad was ok. Lettuce was pretty pale, but that's not my complaint. I have had the chili rellano at least twice before here. I had no...More

Thank Jilly_walt
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Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
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11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
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12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 593 Hwy 138, Pinon Hills, CA 92372
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pinon Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 760-868-6558
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