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La Casa de Jose

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334 E Main St, Suite #1, Wilmore, KY 40390
+1 859-858-9407
11:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Munfordville, Kentucky
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Outstanding Mexican restaurant. The owner is a great chef and treats you like family. My wife and I ate there twice in two days. My daughter will be attending Asbury and we intend to eat there every time we visit her.

Thank V1519UWmiken
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111 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

There are not many places to choose from for dining in Wilmore but this one was really good. Walked down Main Street to find La Casa de Jose as a quaint establishment on a quiet street. The chips were crispy and the salsa had a mild and tasty heat. Ordered the chicken tacos. The service was fast. The food was... More 

Thank astrosfan08
Marion, Ohio
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Service was friendly, the place clean and festively decorated. The lunch size margarita was only $1.99 and really hit the spot!! Our food arrived quickly and was DELICIOUS! The chicken in my taco salad was basically a large breast piece, and the beef in my friends meal was not greasy like at other places! Very very tasty!!!

Thank tjm740
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47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

The owner, Jose, is involved in every aspect of his restaurant. I have never been there when he was not present. Usually he takes our order himself. Therefore, the food is always freshly cooked. Sometimes this means waiting a while if there are a lot of people, but it is worth the wait. The food is excellent - have never... More 

Thank tdbjohnson
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

You may not know about this fantastic little place unless you are a local. Jose's has consistently amazing food and wonderfully kind service. This is the epitome of small town America going international.

Thank Patricia T
Franklin, Tennessee
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

Great people who are always ready to serve you. If you need a quick bite of food with a south-of-border taste, this is it.

Thank Ed S
Tabernacle, New Jersey
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

Very good spicey hot Mexican food with personal service by the owner, Jose. Other foods available, but Mexican food is the specialty. A small cafe with Spanish music and nice atmosphere,

Thank G9408YUjohnc
Lenoir City, Tennessee
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015

The salsa was off the charts, the service was excellent, and the food was top notch. We were pleasantly surprised at the quality of the food in this small community. We ate there twice during our 5-day stay.

Thank Mike S
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Wonderful tamales in a family run restaurant. Great place to meet friends for a quiet lunch! Truly authentic!

Thank Dan R
Duncanville, Texas
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2014

Really enjoyed the restaurant and the authentic atmosphere (owner is from Mexico City). However, I didn't care for the chips which is why it didn't get a better rating. Prices were good.

Thank goverman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 334 E Main St, Suite #1, Wilmore, KY 40390
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Wilmore
  • Phone Number: +1 859-858-9407

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