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San Joses Original Mexican Restaurant

8995 W Colonial Dr, Ocoee, FL 34761-6918
+1 407-523-7577
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (5 reviews)
“refried beans” (3 reviews)
“carne asada” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
8995 W Colonial Dr, Ocoee, FL 34761-6918
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I live literally across the street from this location. We went for a nice dinner and sat on the patio. While the food was good, and the service excellent our experience was ruined by two children running around. When we finally said something, management ignored...More

Thank lotsofopinions
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Love the queso sauce and the delicious dinner combos! Very affordable and delicious yum yum!👍I love the refried beans and cheese.

Thank Jeano123X
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We had a group of twelve and this restaurant accommodated us perfectly. The tamales and enchiladas were good, and the service was attentive. I've eaten there several times and the food has all been pretty good. Very casual and appears to be a family owned...More

Thank Kenhamner1
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Ordered the quesadilla with shredded chicken. It came with Mexican rice and guac with a salad. The rice was mediocre but the quesadilla was very good and was great the next day when I had it as leftovers too! I loved the fact there were...More

Thank xxhello-beautifulxx
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We have lived in Central Florida for 14 years and have tried countless places, we always go back to San Jose's. It's home. Their burritos with carne asada are so authentic and delicious that I rarely ever order anything else. And they are so big,...More

Thank Wilma R
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This place in my humble opinion, is the Best Mexican food ever! I had tried different Mexican food places, and I can tell you, my family and myself always find getting back to them. What is great, welll let me tell you... it is not...More

Thank CaroleMeyer
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Service is good. The food is great. Make sure you try their house margarita. We try to go to San Jose's at least twice a month.

Thank cindyd4232016
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Ate here for lunch today. Have never had a Mexican food meal with so little flavor. Wife had combo of Taco, Enchilada and Burrito. I had Chicken Fajitas. The enchilada and burrito both had the same mild taste of Italian red sauce, but no Mexican...More

Thank frank_wood
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Long wait times to get ordered food. Some of the Food was cold and soggy. Bright atmosphere drowned by bad attitude by management.

1  Thank Lemley52
Reviewed 26 November 2016

I did not know what to expect. What we got was great. A nice selection of cold, fresh draft beers accompanied by crispy corn chips and delightful salsa. We ordered from the lunch menu and each item was excellent. Fresh tortillas in flour or corn....More

Thank carpediemMMV
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8995 W Colonial Dr, Ocoee, FL 34761-6918
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Ocoee
  • Phone Number: +1 407-523-7577
  • E-mail
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