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Don Juan's Mexican KItchen

639 East Lincoln Ave., Tenino, WA
+1 360-264-8226
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (26 reviews)
“tacos” (13 reviews)
“fresh chips” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
639 East Lincoln Ave., Tenino, WA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We each ordered chicken quesadillas. The meat tasted old and chewy. Was dark in color. Almost gagged trying to politely eat it. Looked at my friend's face and I could see the same expression as I was feeling. We left our food only having eaten...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We have been eating at the Tenino resturant since it opened. The food is fantastic. The owner and his family, its clear they have a passion for what they do. It's often very busy, so if your going out on a weekend night especially, plan...More

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We've been coming since the day they opened and I almost hate writing a negative review. But when they opened Olympia, the food and especially the service is not as good as it used to be. Staff are running around like chickens with their heads...More

Thank Ursulafay
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We ordered a variety of meals at Don Juans - regular tacos, street tacos, and steak and pork quesadillas. (Both kinds). The pork quesadilla was easily a 5 and our favorite. I thought the steak would be best, and it was good... but just good....More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We've been here numerous times, and have never been disappointed. When the weather in nice, opt to eat on their outdoor patio. Even their tortilla chips and salsa are homemade. We've taken friends and family there, and they were just as impressed.

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Among the very nest I have eaten. Always crowded and that makes the service slow, but the wait is worth it. I recommend the steak fajita. Also has a tequila bar stocked with some excellent spirits.

Thank captusnret
Reviewed 26 July 2017

I love that fact they don't blare loud obnoxious mariachi music, but rather a classy soft sound that lets you talk and enjoy the environment. The steak ,chicken and shrimp tacos are great. Their sauces are awesome and add even more flavor to their tacos....More

Thank tpsmateski
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were on our way north from Portland around the dinner hour. We have some local friends we knew love Don Juan's and frequent it as much as possible. We were seated right away, brought a generous basket of fresh chips and...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Food was great and service was friendly and good. Highly recommend if you are in the area. I had the Don Juan Tacos and guacamole and was not disappointed.

Thank Kolene E
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We were visiting family in Olympia and grandkids wanted Mexican for dinner. Our daughter suggested Don Juan's and we drove the 30 minutes to Tenino hoping the reviews were accurate. Well we were more than pleasantly surprised. The food was delicious, the service very good...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 639 East Lincoln Ave., Tenino, WA
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tenino
  • Phone Number: +1 360-264-8226
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