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Rusten House

43953 15th St W, Lancaster, CA 93534-4624
+1 661-942-9025
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“carne asada” (2 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
43953 15th St W, Lancaster, CA 93534-4624
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Let me first say that Everybody was attentive, polite, and helpful; not just our waitress but the Bus person and other waiters! We really felt welcomed and appreciated. We came early for dinner, 5pm. What I noticed, which is a testimony to this establishment, is...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Wow! Authentic Mexican food that tastes fresh and homemade! No processed stuff here, just wonderful flavors cooked perfectly!

Thank marikesh
Reviewed 22 September 2017

What a great restaurant. Service is spot on , attentive, and efficient, no wonder they have been around for so long. Enjoyed drinks and dinner celebrating a birthday. Cheese enchiladas were tasty as were the chili rellenos. Dessert was the cherry inside with an amazing...More

Thank RememberWhenAJ
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I have lived in Lancaster for a long time and have always heard about the great reputation that Rusten House has; this past weekend we finally went. What a huge disappointment. Albondigas soup that was surprisingly mild and rather bland; carnitas that were equally unimpressive...More

Thank RRussell1967
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I have been eating at the Rusten House for years. Very good food and excellent crew family owned. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Thank John S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Rusten House has had a loyal following for years. They have the albondigas soup my husband loves and hard shell tacos with either ground beef like my husband likes, or carne asada which is my preference. All the usual other stuff, burritos, enchiladas, chile relents....More

Thank Two4theroadforever
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

It's a simple restaurant with a very friendly staff. It is definitely a local hangout. The best part of eating there is the food. Absolutely delicious and authentic. When I come to visit friends here, I always make them take me here. The prices are...More

Thank Micheal K
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Rusten House serves great food in house. But, if you order take out you really get jipped. I ordered soup and salad combo, with the intent of saving the salad for a latter meal. When I got home I found lettuce with just a drizzle...More

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

I just love there taco's made with ground beef, and loaded with anything you want! Comes to your table on a hot plate, drinks are served immediately, the staff is awesome and very accommodating . Ed and Lori are fantastic!

Thank Jobesters
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

A nice place to enjoy authentic Mexican food. Family owned and operated. Doesn't have the atmosphere of other chain places but the food is superior. I would choose the Rusten House over all of the competition!

Thank Blue-Danish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43953 15th St W, Lancaster, CA 93534-4624
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 661-942-9025
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