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Don Jose's Mexican Restaurant & Cantina

127 W Pioneer Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7525
+1 907-235-7963
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good33%
  • Average24%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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“tostada” (2 reviews)
“nice job” (3 reviews)
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127 W Pioneer Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7525
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has been in Homer for about 50 years, and has classic Mexican selections married to local ingredients! Service was attentive and personable.

Thank BWS_13
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We eat here often as we live in Homer. Staff is friendly and food is always great. We recommend the Fajita with shrimp, chicken and steak. My wife and I split this meal and it is plenty of food.

Thank BillW777
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch during a recent visit to Homer Alaska. We found the place very colorful and clean food was good not fantastic seemed a little pricey for Tostada and 2 diet sodas. We try to find a good Mexican restaurant at most...More

Thank dbtravels2
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We had the Quesada appetisers and a drink each. The meals were large for an appetiser and very yummy. The service was good, bright and cheery. The outside doesn't do justice to the bright and colourful inside decor. It is worth a visit just to...More

Thank Bukashaus
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Perhaps the issue was Sunday afternoon staffing. We came here for Father's Day (we are locals) because the Cosmic Kitchen was closed. After seating us with our children on the patio, another waitress brought an ashtray and invited the addict at the next table to...More

Thank DynamicDuo2007
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Did not know what to expect when entering but found it nicely decorated. Server was great and had our meals custom made to our liking. Prices were fair and it all had good flavor!!

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 31 May 2017

After a day of hiking to glacier lake we decided to get something to eat before the drive home. I searched HappyCow.com to find somewhere that serves our fare and was surprised to have this place highly recommended there. We were greeted and quickly seated....More

Thank Micheal Colette R
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great decor, service was very friendly and prompt, food was hot and good, price was average. Wide variety too!

Thank Brad T
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is our favorite Don Jose location. The staff is pleasant and the service is very good. The food comes out hot and within a really reasonable time. Everything from the salads to the fajitas is really delicious. And they have menu items that are...More

Thank Nona S
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Sorry to say but, Just ewwww. Nope, notta. No. NOT good. Not at all. Not even the Margaritas. The food rates a zero. Service was ok, but certainly not friendly.

Thank randynina
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 W Pioneer Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7525
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Homer
  • Phone Number: +1 907-235-7963
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