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Garcia JoJo's

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1033 McHenry Ave, Modesto, CA 95350-5436
+1 209-523-9977
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Tombstone, Arizona
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Lived in Modesto for most of my life and truly miss this restaurant. It is a "must-stop" every time I visit. The Mexican food is cooked without lard, which is almost unheard of in Mexican-style cooking. The food is always fresh and the salsa is amazing. I really like their chicken burrito and their shredded beef tacos. (Careful though, the... More 

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1 Thank Tim F
1 review
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We've never had the experience of dining at Jo Jo's. However, if you happen to have been one of the blessed people to experience his personally made "Resurrection Burrito's" you can only surmise that his restaurant is waiting for it to be included on the menu.

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Thank Ray D
Ripon, California
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2015

I eat here 1-2 times per month as I work nearby. I love their chimichangas and bean burritos. They have daily specials also that are a nice addition to your meal. The portions are decent size. I always have left overs. I have only been through the drive-thru and it is fairly fast.

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1 Thank Amber O
Oakdale, California
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119 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2015

For the past 30 years we've been eating at Garcias!! The best salsa in town!! The refried beans are to die for!! The food is fresh and freshly made!! JoJo is a doll and makes you feel so appreciated.. Drive through and head to Graceada park down the street for a perfect lunch :D

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1 Thank Michelle K
previse
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178 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2014

Although the portions seemed small, the food was ok. Service was friendly but not especially fast. I hadn’t expected the stark Burger King decor or having to take a not-so-clean-looking key outdoors to use the restroom.

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Thank Jon V
1 review
Reviewed 23 March 2014

Enjoy the food, but I always need to check the food if I ordet take out. Toomany times it is wrong! It's not hard to get the order correct. I suggest the person taking the order needs to read it back to the customer. I do recommend you sit & eat instead of take out!

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Thank jaguar711
Modesto, CA
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2014

My wife and I go here too often!! You can get great restaurant value food at very reasonable prices! Food is always good....giant shredded beef burrito!! Combo plates are great!

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Thank booboo55
Ceres, California
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2013

Have been going to lunch here for years...love the shredded beef tacos and chimichangas! Great value and service too!

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Thank Rini_6W
Prescott, Arizona
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2013

Very tasty burritos with lots of delicious ingredients. Two people can eat a great lunch for less than $5.

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Thank Maureen B
Sonora, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 April 2012

i had a good salad and the tacos were ok....the milkshake could have been more flavorful but all in all it was good!

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Thank MollyJo2009

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Mexican, Fast food
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Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1033 McHenry Ave, Modesto, CA 95350-5436
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Modesto
  • Phone Number: +1 209-523-9977

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