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Casa El Mirador

) #14 of 55 Restaurants in The Dalles €€ - €€€ Mexican
1424 W 2nd St, The Dalles, OR 97058-3512
+1 541-298-7388
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice” (7 reviews)
“carnitas” (2 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
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1424 W 2nd St, The Dalles, OR 97058-3512
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Reviewed 17 July 2015

Interior atmosphere done well, and everything gets better from there. The service was friendly, prompt and knowledgeable. The food was absolutely fresh, cooked to perfection and muy yummy! My whole pinto beans were outstanding, and the entrees for each of us (three) all were great....More

1  Thank JimH202
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This is my favorite place to eat in The Dalles. Definitely the best Mexican food I have had. Wonderful service and helpful smiles. I cannot stress enough that you need to visit this restaurant. Big portions, endless chips and salsa, and many refillable drinks (besides...More

1  Thank Lindsey R
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Great Mexican food, endless chips and salsa. Family owned and operated for years. Always great food and service

1  Thank 4gorgethalhofers
Reviewed 24 June 2015

When you drive up and there is just a big car park and no real outside decor, don't turn around and leave. The inside of the restaurant and the food will make it up to you. The restaurant is very clean and the staff are...More

1  Thank kendallc-h
Reviewed 10 June 2015

The restaurant, which is set in the midst of a lot of asphalt, is not so pleasing from the outside. Inside, though, it is well-decorated. The service was good and the wait staff pleasant and accommodating. The food arrived quickly and was nicely presented and...More

Thank Double0Seven
Reviewed 29 May 2015

The staff was helpful and courteous, the food was good and their portions are great. They also give you unlimited tortilla chips and salsa, which was spicy but tasted great. Overall - good food.

Thank Meenal23
Reviewed 22 May 2015

We came back again in spite of not liking the food the last time. A group of friends insisted it was good and it was okay but service was slow. Margaritas were great. I ordered a taco salad and it came in a crispy shell...More

Thank Oceantoes
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Once a year we venture on a road trip and having lived in the S.W. we like a Mex' fix and this did it. This place is what you would hope for. Good guacamole, evidenced by fresh chunky avocado, and -please enlarge my tummy so...More

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 29 April 2015

This is one of our favorite restaurants. The margaritas are tall and frosty and the steak fajitas are the best in the world! There are always chips and salsa on the tables and you can ask for a small side of refried beans to go...More

Thank Debbie65371
Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

Great food and great service and great atmosphere, very clean, bathrooms very clean and stocked .. :)

Thank irishchik709
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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: 1424 W 2nd St, The Dalles, OR 97058-3512
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  The Dalles
  • Phone Number: +1 541-298-7388
  • E-mail
Family Owned Mexican Restaurant, Large selection of Mexican Favorites & Sea Food.
Full Bar & Lottery Room
Banquet Room
Catering Weddings and Special Events
Take Out
Large Groups
Large Parking Lot
Patio Dining
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