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500 Chetco Ave, Brookings, OR 97415-8011
+1 541-469-2525
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Brookings, Oregon, United States
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50 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It's been a busy day and I hadn't planned anything for dinner, so Celito Lindo is the place to go to get some great Mexican food on the way home. Everything is cooked fresh daily and lots of cilantro, onions and my favorite; green salsa that has a little bite! I talked to the owner and asked if they are... More 

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Thank Alisa G
Stamford, New York
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88 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Having traveled throughout mexico, my husband and myself are passionate about real food. This little gem serves up the most delicious Chile rellenos i've ever had!! Their entire menu is cooked on the spot; generous with their chips and salsas; gentle and friendly service. Housed in a former gas station with a little Bodega attached. Muy delicioso!!

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Thank Kathy V
SEATTLE
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This hole in the wall Mexican restaurant is housed in an old service station. Tiny enough they have a small grocery too, it would be fantastic for them to fill the shelves with Mexican staples, I would love to find some dried hibiscus. The lunch menu is pretty extensive and the food is cooked perfectly by the gals behind the... More 

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Thank PHANTOM2008
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Great Mexican food! It doesn't look like much, but the food is fabulous. The salsa is fresh! Have been 3 times now in a month!

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Thank Erica P
Oregon
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We got our dinners to go, chicken enchiladas and a beef chimichanga, both with rice and beans. The positives: good bargain for what you get, a lot of meat in both entrees, tasted fine, and friendly service. I would probably go again and try something else. I asked for extra salsa and got extra sauce - probably my mistake. The... More 

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Thank akdjh
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52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

In a converted gas station, this place has virtually no ambience, little parking, only a chair or two to sit down. It doesn't need to have those things. As soon as you see the two hardworking abuelitas behind the counter, you know you're in for a treat. Homemade traditional food not to be found in any other Mexican restaurant within... More 

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Thank Jackbirdie
Crescent City, California
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88 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Every so often when I see they are not busy I stop in for fish tacos, which I eat on the go. I have heard their burritos, tamales and rice and beans are excellent. The place is an old gas station turned into a small Mexican food market with a tiny grill and a great cook. When they are not... More 

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Thank Gudwill
Brookings, Oregon
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Hard to tell from it looks, but please take the chance and try, your taste buds will be delighted! This is what i call real mexican food, which just happens to be my favorite food!

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Thank brookingsbarbie
Oregon Coast, Oregon
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016

A place to pre-order your Christmas Tamales. A small Mexican type grocery with food. I have had reports that their sandwiches are very good. I've only had the tamales.

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Thank Longuer
Brookings, Oregon, United States
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50 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

I stopped in at Celito Lindo for take out. Ordered a taco salad which was fresh and delicious. I like that they include guacamole with the meal. Wait is under 5 minutes.

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Thank Alisa G

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Chetco Ave, Brookings, OR 97415-8011
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Brookings
  • Phone Number: +1 541-469-2525

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