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Don Jose's Mexican Restaurant & Cantina

) #26 of 50 Restaurants in Homer ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican
127 W Pioneer Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7525
+1 907-235-7963
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good33%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“fajitas” (3 reviews)
“mexican food” (22 reviews)
“nice job” (3 reviews)
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127 W Pioneer Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7525
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Reviews (116)
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1 - 10 of 116 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Perhaps the issue was Sunday afternoon staffing. We came here for Father's Day (we are locals) because the Cosmic Kitchen was closed. After seating us with our children on the patio, another waitress brought an ashtray and invited the addict at the next table to...More

Thank DynamicDuo2007
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Did not know what to expect when entering but found it nicely decorated. Server was great and had our meals custom made to our liking. Prices were fair and it all had good flavor!!

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a day of hiking to glacier lake we decided to get something to eat before the drive home. I searched HappyCow.com to find somewhere that serves our fare and was surprised to have this place highly recommended there. We were greeted and quickly seated....More

Thank Micheal Colette R
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great decor, service was very friendly and prompt, food was hot and good, price was average. Wide variety too!

Thank Brad T
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is our favorite Don Jose location. The staff is pleasant and the service is very good. The food comes out hot and within a really reasonable time. Everything from the salads to the fajitas is really delicious. And they have menu items that are...More

Thank Nona S
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Sorry to say but, Just ewwww. Nope, notta. No. NOT good. Not at all. Not even the Margaritas. The food rates a zero. Service was ok, but certainly not friendly.

Thank randynina
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I always enjoy visiting Don Jose' when I'm in Homer. Good Mexican Food in a friendly setting. Good service.

Thank GoldenKatie
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Alaska is known for their seafood obviously and not for Mexican cuisine, but if you're a Southern Californian like my husband and I, we can't go very long without our Mexican food "fix". We've eaten at this restaurant each time we've visited Homer, and I...More

Thank shereenichols4265
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

In no way can the food be considered authentic, fresh, or of high quality. Having been to this restaurant several times, I've realized that it is a waste of time and money. I suppose it is the only option for slightly Mexican style food in...More

Thank akwildrose
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We ate and drank at Don Jose's recently and it was delicious. Carla made the best margarita's. We had the calamari to start, best calamari ever. Dinner was also excellent. Burrito's were super. Great service. Plus our friends paid the bill, we'll treat them next...More

Thank Kim K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 W Pioneer Ave, Homer, AK 99603-7525
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Homer
  • Phone Number: +1 907-235-7963
  • E-mail
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