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Palenque Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
711 W Main St, Grangeville, ID 83530-1347
+1 208-983-1335
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good58%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“busy place” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
711 W Main St, Grangeville, ID 83530-1347
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

I really liked this modest restaurant in a small town in Northern Idaho. It somehow felt more Mexican than many in big cities. One of my "test" dishes is Carne Assada, which I ordered and it was as good as any served elsewhere. Good service...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Gerard H
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Overall the service was good and friendly. The food was good and abundant. I thought it was a decent place to eat dinner.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank N4353FFlouism
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

When our son was in college in Lewiston, 1998-2003, we would stop at Palenque’s whoever we visited. At that time the tacos al carbon were the best I had found in the Treasure Valley. Last week we stop for dinner as we were on a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Barbara603
Reviewed 5 August 2018

The service is great, and this place was busy. The food is good, and truly it reminds me of most Mexican restaurants, in that I really have no complaints to list and the food seems like other Mexican places. We only ate here the one...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Pamela C
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Don't miss this place. The food is very authentic Mexican food and out waitress must have 6 hands. She didn't miss a beat for our large party of 11. I love Mexican food and am very particular. This place did not disappoint.One of the best...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Tomladtkow
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Arroz con polo was large portion. Two of us split it for lunch! It included a lot of mushrooms and chicken. Also delicious salsa!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Mary B
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Who would have thought there would be this great, authentic Mexican restaurant in Grangeville, Idaho? What a pleasant surprise-the food is authentic Mexican and delicious. My wife and I stopped in Grangeville on our way back to Boise. It was a Sunday evening, and while...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank msuspartanman
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We had 12 people and they sat us down, got our margaritas coming and served us quickly. Were very good and responsive. Had a great time. The Margaritas were "Grande" and refreshing.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Rick D
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Food was good, small indoor dining area, they do have an outdoor patio area. Friendly staff , prices were good .

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Good food, good eats. complementary salsa and chips. alcohol drinks available. Burrito, more than filling, chicken taquitos were delicious. service was good.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Brian C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 W Main St, Grangeville, ID 83530-1347
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Grangeville
  • Phone Number: +1 208-983-1335
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