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Monterey Mexican Restaurant

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Monterey Mexican Restaurant 1301 North 2nd Street, Cherokee, IA
+1 712-225-5038
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“fajitas” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
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Monterey Mexican Restaurant 1301 North 2nd Street, Cherokee, IA
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We did not get to the restaurant until about 9:15 and they were to close at 10:00. However, they served four adults and six kids without batting an eyelash. The menu carried a wide selection of options and everything we had was very good and...More

Thank Pat S
Reviewed 4 May 2018

I have eaten at Monterey about a dozen times over the last few months and want to say that the food has always been good every time. Anything you get has great flavor, great service and priced well. Their 30 oz draws are priced the...More

Thank chrisjP1105OT
Reviewed 2 April 2018

There is a very extensive menu at Monterey. The shrimp was very good. The rice and beans were also very tasty. It's a good restuarant option in Cherokee.

Thank _chrissanchez96
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Though there aren't many options in the area, Monterey is a family favorite. The service is great, the food is pretty good. If you're visiting the area, this is a must while you're in town.

Thank Ashton B
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We enjoyed the authentic Mexican meal there. It was very good and reasonably priced The owners are friendly. A popular place making service a little bit slow on this busy night. . We have been there several times when we stayed in that area and...More

Thank Gary O
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

It's your run of the mill Mexican joint. I've ate here a few times and it's always been good. Foods hot, drinks are cold. Close go the hotels, and open late for the win.

Thank ZakD
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We stayed in the hotel across the street and decided to walk over to grab dinner. The staff were polite and attentive. The food was good. I would definitely eat there again. On a side note, the table next to us warned us that our...More

Thank Zambrewzers
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Seven of us were thirsty and this was next to our hotel. We had a variety of excellent mixed drinks, draft beer and appetizers. Service was joyful and attentive. Meals being served to others looked excellent.

Thank ACT63
Reviewed 26 April 2017

My spouse ordered a small and I ordered the medium Margarita, please see photos below. The large must be gigantic. We ordered steak and chicken fajitas and they came sizzling hot with a great combination of green and red peppers and also sauted onions. The...More

1  Thank Russell C
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious asked for a sampler platter was t on the menu but it had everything and it was delicious

Thank guzmanmcg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Monterey Mexican Restaurant 1301 North 2nd Street, Cherokee, IA
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Cherokee
  • Phone Number: +1 712-225-5038
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