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Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican,
111 Claressa Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-1772
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
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“chips and salsa” (28 reviews)
“cazuela” (6 reviews)
“carnitas” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
111 Claressa Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was good, but service was lax. Prices were fairly equivalent of the mainland. A bit underwhelming.

Thank Patricia J
Kris G, Guest Relations Manager at Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

HI Patricia, Thank you for the review. We strive to have the best customer service and will be showing this review at our next manager meeting. Thanks Kris

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Came here for a light lunch. I got the street carnitas tacos and my husband got the pulled pork burrito. Both were delicious! I normally don’t like corn tortillas but I’m combo with the super soft meat it was great! We were seated right away...More

Thank Arsine A
Kris G, Guest Relations Manager at Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Arsine, Thank you for the great review. We hope we can provide 5 star service next time you are here. Thanks Kris

Reviewed 7 April 2018

Having eaten here is the past we were very disappointed with our visit today. The staff were friendly enough and it has a pleasant ambiance but the fish tacos and ground steak tacos were just average at best. On a previous visit we were very...More

Thank Anthony S
Kris G, Guest Relations Manager at Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Anthony, We are sorry you did not enjoy your tacos this visit. We hope you come back and try us again. Thanks Kris

Reviewed 4 April 2018

This is a modest place with much to be modest about. The food is plain. They often fo not bring all that is ordered--i ordered a soup which they apparently forgot and had to be reminded so I had to eat the soup with my...More

Thank duskyman
Kris G, Guest Relations Manager at Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Duskyman, We are sorry this happened. We all have our off days. We hope you come back and try us again soon. Thank you Kris

Reviewed 13 March 2018

Our first meal on Catalina, just steps from our hotel was Mi Casita. I had the Chile Colorado, which was quite tasty. The rice left something to be desired, and the beans were highly flavored with Cajota Cheese. The Margaritas were very good. My bride...More

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 5 February 2018

If you want a good view of Catalina Island while eating/drinking, this is not the spot for you. Find one of the other restaurants along the waterfront area .My visit here was actually a pretty good experience. The only problem encountered was a communicaton issue...More

Thank dianadenise
Reviewed 19 January 2018

This is one of the worst Mexican restaurants we ever had been to. Any fast food restaurant like Taco Bell is way better (and cheaper) than this place. The service was horrible, the food was terrible, and they refused to serve tap water. The coke...More

Thank MyFavoritesPlaces
Reviewed 8 January 2018

When I read the reviews on this restaurant they were not exciting to me. A couple on the boat swore by Mi Casita so we gave it a try. For breakfast it was wonderful. We found folks that were on the island from the mainland...More

Thank Jennifer V
Reviewed 1 January 2018

The young lady waiting to seat people, rolled her eyes when she finally finished chatting with a co-worker and offered to seat us. The benches were dirty and the table was only half wiped off. The wait staff sat at a table near us gossiping...More

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We scoped out all the restaurants near the harbor and settled on this one. So glad we did. Such a delicious and filling meal. My mom loved the posole soup, the margaritas were great, chips/salsa wonderful and our main courses were large servings and very...More

Thank JohnnyI0695
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Claressa Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Catalina Island  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 310-510-1772
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