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Mi Mexico

$$ - $$$Mexican,
11407 Forest Ave, Clive, IA 50325-7032
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (12 reviews)
“bean dip” (7 reviews)
“tacos” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
11407 Forest Ave, Clive, IA 50325-7032
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1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here twice while passing though Des Moines. The meals are plentiful and tasty with with each item having its own flavor unlike many places which use the same sauce on everything. Getting slaw with meals is big plus. The staff are friendly and food...More

Thank David U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for Southwest Mexican food this is our families favorite in the area. Service is always fast and friendly! Favorite spot for lunch or dinner.

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

In town for Iowa State Fair, this restaurant was next to our hotel. They gave us chips salsa and beans when we sat down. I can't say I would return here. Salsas were bland, no spice. Margaritas super sweet. Food was nothing to write home...More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

My wife n I visit this place about twice a month. Only Mexican restaurant that will serve a warm bean dip n salsa with your chips prior to your meal. The food is reasonable priced n very tasty!!! Nice selection of of your Mexican favorites...More

Thank Dominic G
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

It's just alright and not much else. Food was bland and more like Mexican American. Chips stale and salsa tomatoes and no bite. Tacos are the same ones you make at home same with enchiladas and burrito. The Chile con queso on tostada was really...More

Thank Raymondbusch
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I found this treasure on Google maps and we were pleasantly surprised! We were greeted by a sweet hostess and waited on immediately. My husband had the avocado tostada and I had the pollo de crema dish that was amazing!! Prices are great! I was...More

Thank MommaJackson
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Service was good at mid day on a Saturday. Food was very good. There were lunch meal deals for approximately $7. Kids meals were nice sized.

Thank jimsayre56
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Had a birthday dinner here for a family of ten. Adults and kids all enjoyed the food. A family run restaurant. It's like Mexican home cooking. It's our #1 place for Mexican food. Patio seating is available in nice weather.

Thank DesMoinesDenizen
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Very good food, nice refreshing beverage selection. Helpful and pleasant staff. Nice location, easy parking.

1  Thank JamersonRocks
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

While you can find the usual tacos and burritos and such on the menu here, the restaurant features a whole lot more. You can truly eat healthy at Mi Mexico. We tried a couple of very different shrimp dishes, and both were outstanding. Great flavors,...More

1  Thank Wanderlust777
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Nancy R
18 June 2017|
Response from Wanderlust777 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I'm not sure. But it is a huge menu, so it seems likely that there would be something that met your needs.
29 February 2016|
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Response from katyscat | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11407 Forest Ave, Clive, IA 50325-7032
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Clive
  • Phone Number: 515-222-6933
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