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) #22 of 153 Restaurants in Monterey Park €€ - €€€ Mexican, Southwestern
3500 W Ramona Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754-2199
+1 323-268-4177
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good20%
  • Average25%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
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Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
3500 W Ramona Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754-2199
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For a memorable Easter Brunch this establishment is a must! The food was amazing, fresh and the variety was fantastic. Fresh omelet bar, fresh sea food, BBQ Carne Asada and chicken, abundance of salads and desserts. There is something for everyone's taste. While indulging in...More

Thank mslindaj2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been going to brunch at Luminarias for special occasions since the late 70's. What I enjoy is the variety of foods offered, not always the same. Of course traditional Mexican food, American options, seafood, Italian pastas, and every variety of desserts. Not a sweet...More

Thank Norma S
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I officiated a wedding at this venue. Beautiful outdoor space with firepits. Private space great for photos. Great views. The Ballroom BuenaVista Room fantastic beautiful white room with a stunning chandelier and fabric draped with twinkling lights.

Thank Labell D
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I had high hopes going in because of the ambiance, transporting you momentarily to mexico. But as the food was served, it was all downhill. the appetizers was so so, the soup acceptable, but the mains was not even palatable. Eat at your nearest mexican...More

Thank docronp
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Plan to arrive before sun sent and request for a window table, or if available, you can sea at the patio - sometimes reserved for large parties. The restaurant is located at a hill so the view is good. The restaurant offers valet parking and...More

Thank FGTraveler
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Luminarias is a restaurant on a hill. The place evokes old Mexican charm. Exquisite dining experience. Delectable food. Great fine dining experience!

Thank stregine
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

It has been years since I'd been here and the updates are beautiful. The large, traditional decor is awesome as are the food and drinks. The servers were very attentive and friendly, making our family lunch all the more pleasant. Great location and outdoor seating,...More

Thank irtorres
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We have been here many times over the years for Father's Day & Mother's Day brunch as well as for Sunday brunch, lunch, dinner and various functions and celebrations with each being a positive experience, that is until now. The brunch this Father's Day was...More

Thank Travel1763
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Really spectacular restaurant with lots of facility for groups and also nice outdoor dinning, with a great view. .Unfortunately the food doesn't compare to the physical environment.

Thank Jerry J
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

The waiter was attentive warranted the 20% we left. Food was good, jumbo shrimp in an excellent Diablo sauce w grilled vegs, fiesta appetizer very ample for 2-3, good carnitas. Prices on the high end of reasonable for the service , ambiance and quality. An...More

Thank Graykat2
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Lan F
I like to know the price for Sunday branch?
7 August 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
The price varies depending on what the event is. Large parties have a different price than individual couples. The price range from 25.00 to 40.00. The best thing to do is call and see what the price is at the time you want... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3500 W Ramona Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754-2199
    (Corporate Center Drive or Ramona Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Park
  • Phone Number: +1 323-268-4177
  • E-mail