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Jose's Authentic Mexican Restaurant

309 Petoskey St, Petoskey, MI 49770-2425
+1 231-348-3299
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“guacamole” (12 reviews)
“tamales” (6 reviews)
“burrito” (10 reviews)
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309 Petoskey St, Petoskey, MI 49770-2425
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very informal place for lunch, but don't let that stop you.. order at the counter, then go select a table. The friendly staff will deliver it to you. Reasonably priced and super fresh. Just for lunch and no alcohol.😭 We love this place!

Thank d b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tacos and Burrito which had the best flavor we've had outside of Mexico. We'll go again @ next trip.

Thank YellowTriker
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I don't particularly like "franchise" restaurants. When traveling or even when I'm in "my neck of the woods", I like the real deal - food that is "authentic". I spend a lot of time in Chicago. If you're looking for Asian, Thai, Latin, Greek, a...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Bottom Line Up Front - BLUF: 1. Please ignore the posted hours!! 2. This is NOT Americanized Mexican food - it's authentic and delicious. He frequently stays open later than they say and often opens an hour earlier on the weekends. We went by 45...More

Thank cm0tx
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We love Jose's! We are locals and Jose's is one of our go-to restaurants. Best Guacamole I've ever had (I never even liked guacamole before trying Jose's). Fantastic salsa as well - we order both. Family owned restaurant - super friendly service. Our favorites include...More

Thank Marykay O
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

My daughters and I have been coming here since they opened in 2005. We have NEVER been disappointed. The guacamole is to die for! We also love the chicken tacos and the chicken fajitas. The family that owns and runs it is extremely friendly and...More

Thank Kali M
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Fast, authentic, delicious, and everything was so fresh! After a terrible experience somewhere else in town, this place was awesome! We'll definitely be coming back to Jose's whenever we're in Petosky!

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 9 September 2016

My sister, whose husband is Hispanic, suggested this little hideout for lunch. Authentic mexican food made with fresh ingredients. Yummy!

Thank Jan K
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This place has cheap and good food. The service is fast and the staff was friendly. I ordered the tacos and they came with a lot of green salsa, so I would recommend asking for salsa on the side.

Thank Summer H
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Best tamales I've had since I've been in El Paso years ago! Most Mexican restaurants make them too heavy with yellow corn meal but these were light with white corn and delicious!! The restaurant is dark, and rather uninviting. You order at a counter and...More

Thank Natasha S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Petoskey St, Petoskey, MI 49770-2425
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Emmet County  >  Petoskey
  • Phone Number: +1 231-348-3299
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