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MI Tierra Restaurant

18 E Gabilan St, Salinas, CA 93901-3415
+1 831-422-4631
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
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LOCATION
18 E Gabilan St, Salinas, CA 93901-3415
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have enjoyed dinner here two times. Both times I had great food and felt welcome and well cared for. The meals can be a bit starch heavy but the flavors are great. just as them to hold the extras. Have anything on the menu...More

Thank MRY_USTraveler
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I had dinner at Mi Tierra while in Salinas on business at the recommendation of a client and was very pleased with the entire experience. Authentic flavors, great salsa and even better entrees served with a cold beer for a very reasonable price. If you...More

Thank RFine
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The food here is authentic and tasty. Best Chile relleno I ever had. Brush up on your Spanish, very little English is spoken here. Lots of excellent food for the price.

Thank luvtravlin53
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

A little hole in the wall place in Old Town Salinas . Some of the best Mexican food in an area where there are lots of Mexican restaurants. We took our daughter this time and she says she will definitely return. Daily lunch specials, Mon-Fri,...More

Thank roadwarriorstwo
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I had a two-enchilada plate, with green sauce on one and red sauce on the other. The flavors were very good and the service was very friendly. The prices are slightly higher than a couple of other nearby restaurants, but still in an affordable price...More

Thank mikegrattan
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped at this restaurant for dinner. This was our first time here. The staff was very friendly. The food was very good. I ordered the molcajete and it consisted of chicken, shrimp and carne asada on top of chorizo with melted...More

Thank Christina R
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The food is authentic, with some unique family-type recipes. Most of the regulars get a tall beer served with shrimp, celery, and other things, but I forgot its name. You won't go away hungry! Very friendly atmosphere.

Thank MtDavid
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Service is good, servers attentive and as fast as possible. Nice full portions of moist rice and tasty refried beans with each platter. I love the combos as I can never make up my mind - it's all good. Meaty pollo (chicken) that stewed and...More

Thank Samm N
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Mi Tierra in Salinas we visited when looking for a Mexican lunch spot while visiting the Steinbeck Museum which is a kitty corner away. Some of the reviews seem to cover their old location - the new one is nicely done with bathrooms, 2 dining...More

1  Thank design49er
Reviewed 16 April 2015

We love the food here but all and all you can not beat the Chavelas are the best...Great customer service. Highly suggest this place to everyone.. Family own and ran. You will feel like family here.

2  Thank Shelly G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 21:00
Monday
09:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 21:00
Thursday
09:30 - 21:00
Friday
09:30 - 21:00
Saturday
09:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 E Gabilan St, Salinas, CA 93901-3415
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Salinas
  • Phone Number: +1 831-422-4631
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