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La Morenita

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1667 E Hatch Rd, Modesto, CA 95351-5009
+1 209-537-7900
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon 11:00 - 21:00
Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, if they had soup for dinner I would of given them 5 stars. They always run out of soup by dinner time. I mean every evening. Which is odd.

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Thank Ponch1965
Bend, Oregon
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Went to La Morenita for Mexican food - was told it was very good - it was good but pretty average mexican food.

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Thank RNA1958
Modesto, California, United States
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Love their shrimp enchiladas with rice and beans, rice is very flavorful I also get an guacamole taco very good, Madori margarita are very tasty here if you like that kind of drink. It's somethings different from the original margaritas. Has a very large menu somethings for everyone .

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Thank Noreen S
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

Had a very good lunch and reasonably priced. The service and decor was excellent . The food was hot when served.

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Thank 260jnj
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

I'm not much on Mexican food but the wife loves it it's a great place to go eat reasonably priced great atmosphere nice servers good food. I can actually eat here and like it.

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Thank Arnet g
Merced
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241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

My friends an dI ate here last week. Fantastic food! They put cheese on their burritos! I say that because so many have cut down on the small things that are served with the meals. La Morenita is not one of them. One of our ladies had the burrito supreme. It was loaded with cheese. My favorite! I had the... More 

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Thank VickiG95340
Loma Linda, California
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

Every time I visit La Morenita, I wished I lived closer. Tasty combination plates, good salsa and excellent customer service.

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Thank DCDrieberg
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2015

Can't understand why three waitresses were all taking their breaks at the same time, on their cells too, eating, while several customers still there/arriving. Chips and Salsa served okay, better than average, no salsa bar. Nice decor, but dated. No carpets, tile floor, which is nice, cleaner! Flavorful shrimp fajita, well marinated, a 7.5-8.0 on the food/chips, overall.

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Thank steven b
Ceres, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

I took my wife, child, and in-laws to La Morenita's hoping for a decent experience. My wife and father in-law ordered cokes. After my wife tasted it she asked me to see what I thought of it. It tasted fishy. Like dirty pond water. When I got the waiters attention and informed him of the nasty taste his response was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

Went here for Valentine's Day. The food was delicious and the service was excellent. What else can I say but this was a 10 plus dinner. Can't wait to come again.

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Thank Vicki C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1667 E Hatch Rd, Modesto, CA 95351-5009
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Modesto
  • Phone Number: +1 209-537-7900

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