Mijares Mexican Restaurant in Pasadena, California is extraordinarily well-known for 2 issues, their margaritas and their all you’ll be able to eat Sunday champaign buffet brunch, each of that are glorious. This restaurant has been round for what looks like ceaselessly and has developed a crowd of very loyal patrons.
Though it’s justly well-known for it is Sunday buffet, this can be a good place to dine in at any time. Their meals is at all times contemporary and properly ready and their service is often above common. The ambiance is informal, relaxed and pleasant and their costs are very cheap.
Each from time to time somebody will inform me that the meals right here will not be genuine Mexican delicacies (most of those folks, by the way in which, are usually not Mexican or Hispanic and have by no means been to Mexico). After I ask them why they really feel that the meals will not be genuine, they are saying that the meals will not be spicy or scorching sufficient. They are saying that Mexican meals may be very scorching due to all of the chili that’s added throughout cooking. Nicely, I’ve information for these folks, not all Mexicans like their meals further spicy and many who do get pleasure from it scorching like so as to add their chili whereas they’re consuming. Each Mexican that I do know who has eaten right here likes the way in which the meals is ready and likes the chilis and salses which are served with the meals. My son, who’s one half Mexican, likes his meals scorching, the warmer the higher, but that is one among his favourite Mexican eating places. He says that neither the meals nor the salsas can evaluate with these ready by his mom or grandmother however they’re higher these served in most Mexican eating places that he has been to.
I’ve been a fan of Mexican delicacies since Food Catering in Queens I met my spouse in 1966. I don’t like scorching or very spicey meals however I do like properly ready meals with good taste. I don’t suppose that anybody can prepare dinner higher than my spouse, nonetheless we each wish to exit to eat and we each get pleasure from good Mexican eating places. Whereas there are some Mexican eating places that I desire over Mijares, none of them are in Pasadena.
The Sunday brunch at Mijares is excellent and at $16.95 per individual may be very low cost. Some folks I do know drink that a lot in free champaign and mimosas. If you’re not that a lot into Mexican meals the buffet additionally has eggs, hash browns, bacon, ham and scrumptious ribs. Their omelet chef makes glorious omelets and positively would not stint on the elements. If you’re into Mexican meals they serve menudo, fajitas, numerous sorts of tacos, enchiladas, carnitas, rice, beans and extra. They’ve a pleasant number of desserts together with flan and loads of fruit.
Mijares has a reasonably small however properly stocked bar. It appears, nonetheless that nearly everybody goes there for the margaritas that are cheap, generously proportioned and made with good high quality tequila. The bartenders are pleasant and the patrons on the bar at all times appear to be a part of one massive celebration.
Mijares Mexican Restaurant is a household owned restaurant and is situated in it is personal hacienda type constructing at 145 Palmetto Drive, Pasadena, California. It has loads of free and valet parking besides on Friday and Saturday nights when it appears as if nearly everyone within the San Gabriel Valley is there partying, consuming, ingesting margaritas and listening to mariachi music.