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Carlos O'Kelly's Mexican Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican
Hwy 52 Frontage road, Rochester, MN
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good30%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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Hwy 52 Frontage road, Rochester, MN
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Wonderful Mexican food. Free chips and salsa. Had the fajitas which were very good. Great food at a very reasonable price.

Thank baker401716
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I' not going to lie I am a little picky when it comes to any kind of food resembling Mexican cuisine as I did grow up with authentic Mexican dishes to fill my tummy. I'm not too crazy about the appetizers at this place but...More

Thank mafutagirl38
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Food was good - not promoted as authentic Mexican, so I got exactly what I expected. Decor left something to be desired, but was not too unpleasant. Over all I was satisfied and will return the next time I'm in that part of Rochester.

Thank Jon O
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Just visited this last Sunday. The remodel looks bad. They would not open the one half of the restaurant because of low staffing. So, their was a line. The chips were great but the food stunk. Runny chicken enchiladas. The waitress was not paying attention...More

2  Thank Aaron E
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Friendly greetings once in the door for lunch. $2.50 Long Island Ice Teas were the Wednesday special. Very good. Meal was good but I felt that is was more or less mad ahead of time and just placed on the plate. Chips and salsa was...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Always a good choice if you're in the mood for Mexican American food. Love the Suisse Con Pollo. The warm chips & salsa they bring you white you wait for your order, are very tasty. I like extra hot, so they bring that if I...More

Thank whereintheworld2
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Poorest excuse for Mexican food that I've ever had. Service was poor. No one in our group felt they had a decent meal. Prices are also too high for the quality of food. They were busy which may excuse the bad service. Another thing that...More

1  Thank Betty S
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

My wife loves eating at Carlos O'Kelly's and scents the one in Ames Ia. Closed when ever she sees one now and it's close to meal time that where we are going to eat, the chips and salsa are excellent, I got the seafood enchiladas...More

Thank George P
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Was there with a couple of friends. Service was excellent and the place was clean. Blue raspberry margarita was good but mango margarita was excellent. Change requests were easily accommodated for and opinions by friends on their food was as follows: Seafood enchilada- excellent, chicken...More

Thank TravellinWeb
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Used to love this place but drink prices and food prices climbed and service went down. I think thy cut back staff after the first year and it was noticable.

Thank Deplorable M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 52 Frontage road, Rochester, MN
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
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