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120 W Ridgecrest Blvd, Ridgecrest, CA 93555-4009
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“chile relleno” (11 reviews)
“tacos” (5 reviews)
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120 W Ridgecrest Blvd, Ridgecrest, CA 93555-4009
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly, quick service. Authentic, wonderful food! Inexpensive. Servings larger than other local places. So worth a visit!

Thank Tiffany M
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The food was absolutely awful......uninspired, bland, served with no garnishes whatsoever. The staff could have cared less......very unattentive.

Thank vj s
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Olvera's good home style Mexican food at reasonable prices. The staff are very friendly and attentive. Try the mole it is awesome!

Thank Theodore M
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Olvera's food is really delicious if you like authentic Mexican food. Great menu selection. The service is superb and their prices are reasonable for the quantity of food that they serve. If I'm craving carne adovada or cheese enchiladas (the best in town!) I head...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is a small ordinary looking building in the center of Ridgecrest. I had read many reviews of the mexican resturants in Ridgecrest and decided on this one to try on our latest trip. There is a lot more room inside that it looks like...More

Thank 707clayg
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Having read the reviews on here I had high hopes of a good, down to earth Mexican meal. Unfortunately not. Attentive staff and quick service but dreadful food. Rubbery chicken and gristly beef that was tasteless. Could just have been my dish but I won't...More

Thank bosunsdad
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We asked our Mexican-American friends to choose their favorite Mexican restaurant in Ridgecrest. No question in their minds: Olvera's. Not fancy, but very tidy and hospitable. Prices are very reasonable. We had the carnitas and the chile verde and found both dishes wonderful. Sides of...More

Thank Donal W
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I eat here all the time. Great food for a great price. Get the Monster burrito!! My family loves this place.

Thank Joe A
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Looks family owned. Pleasant though not fancy. Doing a brisk business. Very good food, right-sized portions. Excellent chile relleno. I'd eat here again.

Thank ZiaKat
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Went to Olver's for lunch the other day. First time in couple of years because the first experiences weren't great. Still not great, but much improved. Good service, clean restaurant and OK Mexican food. Thought portions were nicely sized, but could use a little more...More

Thank steve b
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 W Ridgecrest Blvd, Ridgecrest, CA 93555-4009
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Ridgecrest
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