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San Jose Mexican Restaurant

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5811 Poyner Village Pkwy, Raleigh, NC 27616-3376
+1 919-790-1919
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Mooresville, North Carolina
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225 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by for dinner on a week night. Nicely decorated (really enjoyed some of the art work). The menu was well put together with lots of options. The chefs make some brave choices in flavor combinations that are AMAZING! We enjoyed our dinner very much. Thank you.

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Thank Suzanne R
Raleigh, North Carolina
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a party of four on a busy Saturday night, but we got a table immediately and were promptly served. The waitress was engaging and personable. The chips were warm, which is always a plus. Glasses, plates, and silverware were all noticeably clean. The food arrived relatively quickly. All of the orders were correct. Portions were ideal; everything was... More 

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Thank King D
Raleigh, United States
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71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Went late Friday after some shopping. There was a line to be seated which drew us in. Food was extremely good, dishes don't come with rice and beans unless it says. They have Pepsi products just FYI.

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Thank James E
Southern California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

This restaurant has EXCELLENT Mexican food, nice employees, and serves very substantial portions. I am very picky about Mexican food growing up in SoCal so, I was a little hesitant to try this but I am very glad that I did!

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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133 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The food is always high quality, plentiful, hot and very tasty. The service is prompt and very attentive.

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Thank Alan G
Raleigh, North Carolina
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I wanted to try this place because I love Mexican! This was below average. The location is deceiving, very large inside. We were sat on the bar side and we were given chips then told someone else would come serve us. Sat for awhile before the same server finally came back to take our order. She was very good after... More 

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Thank Rebecca B
Clayton, North Carolina
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I went to San Jose with my mom and we met up with my brother for dinner. I ordered what sounded like a really good salad on the menu but what showed up to the table was completely different (and disappointing). The salad was supposed to come with romaine lettuce, tomatoes, corn, black beans, avocado, cucumbers, a piquin chile raspberry... More 

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Thank Pirategrl11
NC
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101 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

My wife and frequent this joint whenever we are on that side of the county. I always get the Vegetarian E which comes with 3 different items! Their made at the table guacamole is always very good. Friendly service and always quick to the table.

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Thank officerb
Raleigh, North Carolina
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Great place to eat and drink with friends or family. They can accommodate large parties. Outdoor seating is available looking over a man made pond. Their seafood dishes are fresh and delicious! Service is great and fast. I had the shrimp dish with avacado and tomatoes and was delicious.

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Thank 919FrankieTraveler
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Every time i come to this place I leave with a great satisfaction besides a full tummy lol... Best mexican restaurant in the triangle

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5811 Poyner Village Pkwy, Raleigh, NC 27616-3376
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-790-1919

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?