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La Casa de Jose

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334 E Main St, Suite #1, Wilmore, KY 40390-1345
+1 859-858-9407
11:00 - 20:00
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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80 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jose is a great guy, and serves great food. Not your typical cookie cutter Mexican restaurant. Items cooked fresh, unique offerings. I recommend the "Jose's Special" - excellent!

Thank tdbjohnson
Wlimore, KY
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118 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My wife and I took a lunch break and ate at Jose's. The salsa is our absolutely favorite and the chips are clearly hand-made. We both got the chicken flautas and they were fantastic. Two lunches for less than $12 - can't beat it!

Thank TravelinManDan
Munfordville, Kentucky
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Outstanding Mexican restaurant. The owner is a great chef and treats you like family. My wife and I ate there twice in two days. My daughter will be attending Asbury and we intend to eat there every time we visit her.

Thank V1519UWmiken
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113 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

There are not many places to choose from for dining in Wilmore but this one was really good. Walked down Main Street to find La Casa de Jose as a quaint establishment on a quiet street. The chips were crispy and the salsa had a mild and tasty heat. Ordered the chicken tacos. The service was fast. The food was... More 

Thank astrosfan08
Marion, Ohio
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65 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Service was friendly, the place clean and festively decorated. The lunch size margarita was only $1.99 and really hit the spot!! Our food arrived quickly and was DELICIOUS! The chicken in my taco salad was basically a large breast piece, and the beef in my friends meal was not greasy like at other places! Very very tasty!!!

Thank tjm740
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80 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

The owner, Jose, is involved in every aspect of his restaurant. I have never been there when he was not present. Usually he takes our order himself. Therefore, the food is always freshly cooked. Sometimes this means waiting a while if there are a lot of people, but it is worth the wait. The food is excellent - have never... More 

Thank tdbjohnson
1 review
Reviewed 16 February 2016

You may not know about this fantastic little place unless you are a local. Jose's has consistently amazing food and wonderfully kind service. This is the epitome of small town America going international.

Thank Patricia T
Franklin, Tennessee
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Great people who are always ready to serve you. If you need a quick bite of food with a south-of-border taste, this is it.

Thank Ed S
Tabernacle, New Jersey
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Very good spicey hot Mexican food with personal service by the owner, Jose. Other foods available, but Mexican food is the specialty. A small cafe with Spanish music and nice atmosphere,

Thank G9408YUjohnc
Lenoir City, Tennessee
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015

The salsa was off the charts, the service was excellent, and the food was top notch. We were pleasantly surprised at the quality of the food in this small community. We ate there twice during our 5-day stay.

Thank Mike S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 334 E Main St, Suite #1, Wilmore, KY 40390-1345
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Wilmore
  • Phone Number: +1 859-858-9407

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?