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Don Jose's

2052 E Northern Lights Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99508-4101
+1 907-279-5111
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible21%
12 Jan 2017
“Nice Mexican food!”
10 Nov 2016
“Nice atmosphere”
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CUISINES
Mexican, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
2052 E Northern Lights Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99508-4101
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 12 January 2017

Spices are done just right for my tastes, at this restaurant. And i loved the romantic atmosphere with the low lighting:)

Thank 1cat2017
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Very nice atmosphere and food. This is the kind of quality that you can only get from a family run business. My wife and I consider the Sunday buffet a special treat. I dont always eat Mexican, but when I do I prefer Don Jose's.

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Everytime I visit Anchorage and have a hankering for good service and good Mexican food, I head here. I considerate it one of my regular eateries. I usually go for the enchiladas dinner but each dish ordered by my dining guests appeared equally inviting and...More

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 31 August 2016

My wife and I have frequented Don Jose's midtown location for many years, as it is close to our house and is the place to go when we want a relaxing, quiet dinner after a stressful day at work. We have visited this restaurant close...More

Thank jdbalaska
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I have been to Don Jose's Mexican Cantina many times in both Anchorage and Homer, but most recently 2 nights ago, and I have to say their food is great! And consistently great! I had the seafood chimichanga, and it was fantastic....the house made salsa...More

Thank AlaskaZia
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Had the Chile Verde Queen Tasada, great flavor and lots of pork and Verde sauce. Will visit again. Love their homemade chips and salsa.

Thank Deb D
Reviewed 29 January 2016

I was amazing at how much lunch prices were for what you get. The flavors were blah and the service was average. You have to self-serve yourself if you want chips and salsa. Very disappointed! Plate of food at lunch was $16...

Thank loonalaska
Reviewed 3 October 2015

I love their food! I always get their burritto when I go there! It's very good but it is kind of big. And plus, the name of one of the characters in the Opera Carmen which is coming to Anchorage Opera in a few weeks!

Thank SarahChristineBerry
Reviewed 17 August 2015

The meal wasn't really Mexican as one might expect. The service was slow and irregular and the food taste was disappointing, We won't be back.

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 18 June 2014

I don't have anything positive to say for this place, Food was not good at all, dirty everywhere, and poor service. To top it off, the only other customers in there at that time were local "dancers" having a conversation across from us with either...More

Thank umtigerfan1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2052 E Northern Lights Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99508-4101
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage
  • Phone Number: +1 907-279-5111
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