We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Casa Jimenez

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
40535 California Oaks Rd, in the California Oaks Shopping Center, Murrieta, CA 92562-5726
+1 951-677-4579
Website
Today
08:00 - 22:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 21:00
Fri 09:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

20 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 20: English reviews
Murrieta, California
Level Contributor
938 reviews
281 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to stop by for dinner here on 03/19. It was a little crowded, a short wait to be seated, but once we were seated, service was very good, up to the time we were ready to pay. Portions were large and tasted good. Prices were reasonable, for 3 people before tax and tip was $35.85. The only service... More 

Helpful?
Thank SoCalOregonian
Portland, Oregon
Level Contributor
40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Great service, friendly staff. The tacos are awesome, not greasy and filled to the top with delish chicken and fixings. Rice was okay, beans were great. Margaritas were perfect! Chili Burrito was excellent. No complaints whatsoever! Best company in town-my brother! Next time I'm in town I will definitely visit.

Helpful?
Thank Realitywoman
Sun City, California
Level Contributor
8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 January 2017

One of my favorite entrees is the shrimp salad. The shrimp are large and plentiful. Always requires a to go box. The enchiladas and tacos are very good. However, I do not care for their fish tacos. Dry and tasteless in my opinion. Plenty of good chips and salsa.

Helpful?
Thank Claudia955
Menifee, California
Level Contributor
16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

It had been a while since coming to this restaurant and I am so sorry I went back. If this is Mexican food, it is only because it looks like it is. Hubby had chicken enchiladas, they were so bland that he had two or three bites and pushed it away. I had flautas and the only reason I could... More 

Helpful?
Thank Judy H
Level Contributor
25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We had eaten here years ago, and found it lacking. However, it has changed hands and actually a pretty good place to eat. Their margaritas are good, and the price was very good. Food is good too, I love Mexican food, so am very fussy. The prices are reasonable also. All in all a good experience. We would return.

Helpful?
Thank Nancy Beth M
Chesterfield, Missouri
Level Contributor
107 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Arrived 5:30 on a weekday. We were seated immediately but had to ask for someone to take our orders. Although the menu had their many specialty drinks listed with photos, our marguritas were identical although we did not order the drinks. One of the drinks may have been shorted the liquor. The food was OK. Little things were missed... the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tsaki
Owasso, Oklahoma
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

We ordered fajitas. The beef was tough and stringy. The chicken was also tough. The flour tortillas were stiff & and moist, but not hot. The meal tasted like it was left-overs and reheated.

Helpful?
Thank Winnie A
Menifee, California
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Excellent (authentic) Mexican food. The workers are very friendly and the service is great. The food is even better! Great prices and family friendly. I especially love their chicken tacos! They also give you free unlimited chips and salsa at your table. I highly recommend!

Helpful?
1 Thank LoriKnows
Idyllwild, California
Level Contributor
44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2015

My husband and I stopped in for lunch - ordered ala carte chili rellano and tacos. My chicken tacos were perfect, but the chili rellano stole the show. We think it is probably THE. VERY. BEST. CHILI. RELLANO. we've EVER had! The chili was THAT good.

Helpful?
Thank Carol M
Murrieta, California
Level Contributor
130 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We were directed to Casa Jimenez by a family member who thought we could use a new Mexican restaurant. We expected the usual and were pleasantly surprised by somethihng different. A family-style Mexican restaurant with great tasting food and very pleasant service. The menu is varied and you can have just about anything anyway you want it. There are many... More 

Helpful?
Thank Marti B

Been to Casa Jimenez? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40535 California Oaks Rd, in the California Oaks Shopping Center, Murrieta, CA 92562-5726
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Murrieta
  • Phone Number: +1 951-677-4579

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Casa Jimenez staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?