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Jose's Authentic Mexican Restaurant

309 Petoskey St, Petoskey, MI 49770-2425
+1 231-348-3299
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“tamales” (9 reviews)
“guacamole” (16 reviews)
“burrito” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
309 Petoskey St, Petoskey, MI 49770-2425
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

we get to jose's every couple months. dependably good and service is extemely friendly at this family run local restaurant.

Thank x_fixxxer_x
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Quick tasty food. Friendly staff. Great location and fair prices. Order at the counter and then grab a table and enjoy the open kitchen atmosphere. Enjoy tamales, tacos and burritos. Walking distance to shopping and other bars and restaurants.

Thank theottomatic1
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I'm not a big fan of Mexican food overall, not unless it's authentic. This place was really great. The chef (owner) came out and spoke with us, checked on how we enjoyed our food, and was sincerely interested in all his customers having a good...More

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This was an absolute surprise to find. We were craving good Mexican food, and stumbled upon this place. We ordered chips and pico de gallo with guacamole as an appetizer, which was made to order! Everything was as fresh as you can get without pulling...More

Thank foodie906
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I had a chicken quesadilla. The tortilla was flakey and soft with great flavor. Small indoor seating with an outdoor patio. Friendly staff.Would go again.

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 25 September 2017

My boyfriend and I often make our own Mexican food but we were spending the night in Petoskey and decided to have a light meal at Jose's. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. We had a value burrito and an order of guacamole and...More

Thank adrianna24sings
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Traveling with two who need GF and the staff was very attentive to that issue. Nice surprise. Friendly staff. I had fajitas which, while good, was just meat and tortillas. No guacamole, sour cream, onion, etc that is usually added. Just meat and bread. Side...More

Thank Midnightdiner
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Nice to have outdoor eating area. Food had good flavor. Kind of slow. Nothing too special. We had fajitas and asked for chicken steak combo. $2 upcharge surprise at ring up.

Thank Kellie A
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We were very happy to find this place. It does not look like much, with counter service, but the food was excellent and staff friendly and helpful. The steak enchiladas platter was very good. The guacamole was excellent. The pico de gallo very fresh. Reasonable...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Pleasant surprise in downtown Petoskey... Chips and salsas provide a great baseline. Tacos were fantastic. Authentic tamales. Yummy fajitas. Great option for a quick lunch!

Thank dubeyde
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Petoskey St, Petoskey, MI 49770-2425
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Emmet County  >  Petoskey
  • Phone Number: +1 231-348-3299
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