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Rodrigo’s Mexican Food Family Restaurant Closes its Doors

The restaurant is believed to have closed within the past month.

in the on Palm Avenue has shut down.

The store's owners could not be reached for comment but a letter saying the following was posted at the front door.

To all our valued customers: 

Unfortunately, Rodrigo's Mexican Food Restaurant has closed. 

We thank you for your patronage over the years. From our family to yours, we wish you health, success and blessings for many years to come. 

Sincerely, 

Pablo and Maria

 

Robert Braboy showed up at the store Friday afternoon for lunch and was disappointed to find it shut down.

“I’d usually get the burrito platter,” he said. “I was just getting to know it (the restaurant).”

Braboy said he appreciated supporting the family owned business.

“Our little bit of money doesn’t mean much to a big business but it means a lot to these little mom and pop shops,” he said.

Dave Fenner February 11, 2012 at 05:32 PM
I didn't even know there was anything worth going to other than Jaliscos. Guess I missed out.
Gene Hillger February 11, 2012 at 07:38 PM
I was just telling my friends at work about this place. They had the best carnitas. Too bad they couldn't make it. I try to eat a local IB eateries whenever possible. Gene Hillger
Gene Hillger February 11, 2012 at 07:39 PM
Try El Tapatio on Palm near 3rd if you are looking for some good Mexican food.
Dick Pilgrim February 12, 2012 at 12:47 AM
I hate to see a local business go under, I wish them well. Try El Cilantro near the back of the center at 13th & Palm for good carnitas.
InGodWeTrust:) February 26, 2012 at 01:59 AM
I am the daughter of the owners and yes, unfortunately we had to close down. It was a dear place to us but, you gotta do what you gotta do. Thank you for your concern. God bless you. :)

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