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Mi Casita

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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309 N Main St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5868
+1 989-245-0572
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07:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 20:00
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Thus was my second visit. The service is very quick (both times)! The salsa is amazing! Can't find a thing to complain about.

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Thank Holly S
Quincy, Illinois
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6 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were told Mi Casita was one of the best Mexican restaurants in town. It was not to our liking. First, the premises were drab and worn with virtually no Mexican decor. For a Mexican restaurant, the menu was very limited. The food was very bland. The "red sauce" on my enchiladas was basically canned tomato sauce. My wife's chicken... More 

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Thank gevans02
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

New Mexican food takes some getting used to. The first time I ate here I didn't like it, but I came around after a while. The food here is kind of hit or miss. The chile rellenos and enchiladas are fantastic. Some of the other stuff isn't so great. The salsa is really good but may be too hot for... More 

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Thank Jacob F
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The last 3 times we have gone has been bad. This time Service was horrible, all the waitresses where sitting down eating and the hostess was at the counter eating. Cheese wasn't even melted on the food (never melted). There was hair in the beans one of the four plates. I will not go back for another round.

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Thank Dalejrfan96
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Went here for lunch. Simple authentic menu that tasted great. Gotta have the salsa! Made inhouse and was wonderful!! Seating is simple and not a fancy overpriced place. A must try if you want a good meal.

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Thank Roy and Heidi D
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We were more than excited to find out that they would be delivering to be left with pure disappointment! The inside of the plate looked destroyed when we received it and the meals were extremely cold! To top it all off we were missing half of our order and when the driver went back to get the right stuff he... More 

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Thank tristaz_law
Grand Junction, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

I had the best Chile Rellenos at this little place! Stuffed with beef and cheese, covered in a mils green sauce. Very nice!. My wife (who doesn't do spicy) had Nachos which were acceptable (kinda hard to mess up that simple a dish). Almond joy cake was incredibly yummy! Total bill with tip around 30$.

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Thank Michael T
Austin, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

First of all I have had better Mexican food. I ordered my combo plate with red sauce. Next time I will try the green. The red ruined my meal. It was too spicy. The tamale was not good at all. The staff was frindly and the portions were big.

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Thank Joel A
Carlsbad, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

We enjoyed our dinner at Mi Casita. Others have said this is their favorite Mexican restaurant. It was good but not my personal favorite. The service was excellent and there was plenty of food.

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Thank davaltar3
Carlsbad, New Mexico
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Love love love Mi Casita best homemade Mexican food in town! Service is fast and reasonably priced. Family owned. Great service and fabulous dessert.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 N Main St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5868
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 989-245-0572
Description
505 628 1393

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