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El Merendero

1910 Fairplex Dr, La Verne, CA 91750-5501
+1 909-593-7078
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“carnitas” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (3 reviews)
“great food” (4 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
1910 Fairplex Dr, La Verne, CA 91750-5501
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

the restaurant food is delicious and authentic. try the bacon wrapped shrimp... the bakery is creat too with cinnamon coffee and a jalapeno and cream cheese roll....

Thank marksP679VV
Reviewed 9 November 2017

good food good prices . Down home cooking type Mexican food. Large parking lot that is rarely filled

Thank realtorcraig
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Fresh ingredients polite staff.old school mexican diner.the meat potato and guacamole burrito delicious..it hit the spot even though we shared one.tip...mmm

Thank Angie-kittle
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Try the nachos with carnitas and a great chili verde sauce. Been enjoying this food for over 30 years. Another location with more dine in area down on Garey next to their bakery.

1  Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This is a great quick bite to eat. They have a good selection and the food is good. My kids even like their meals!

Thank amanda42
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Love this place, have been going there since college. The super combo burrito is always so good. It is great comfort food and my to go orders are always quick.

Thank Ulvgirl
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We were excited to try this place because several friends had need telling us how great it is...we have disappointed for the most part. We have tried it three times and each experience has been different. The first time the burrito was ok but the...More

Thank blueeyes158
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I picked up dinner for three to take home. Two pork combo burritos enchilada style, and one carne asada combo burrito enchilada style. We were getting ready to take a trip out of state the next day and never thought that the food that we...More

Thank Ninee
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I may a little myopic on this one, I have been eating here for over 35 years. Their food is excellent and the prices are reasonable. I have been eating there when they only had picnic tables outside and didn't have the nice dining room...More

Thank W7747BVjamesb
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The food is always exactly what we're looking for. It's good and reasonably priced for being waited on.

Thank Frank W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1910 Fairplex Dr, La Verne, CA 91750-5501
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Verne
  • Phone Number: +1 909-593-7078
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