From Our Editors
Located in Azusa, Carmen's is a hugely-popular Mexican restaurant that features a delightful menu. This restaurant delivers an unforgettable dining experience set in a relaxed ambience. The fair prices and delightful service will have you visiting again and again.
There's no particular required attire, so feel free to dress comfortably. Also, though the prices are considered to be lower than average, you aren't going to sacrifice any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
There really is something for everyone, with gluten-free options, as well as low-fat and vegetarian items on the robust menu. Plus, it's been described as a solid option for families with children and large groups, in addition to local cuisine and dining on a budget. If you're in a hurry, you can always take advantage of the convenient take-out offerings.
A lunch and dinner staple in the community for more than a half century, Carmen's definitely won't leave you disappointed. The food, in general, is "good." Don't worry about trying to find a spot on the street, as visitors to the restaurant do have access to a private parking lot nearby. Should you prefer to pedal over there, bicycle parking's also provided.