Restaurant News & Reviews

Los Cuates

4524 Old Wake Forest Road, Raleigh; 872-6012.

Cuisine: Mexican.

Rating: 2 1/2 stars

Prices: $

Atmosphere: minimal, with counter service.

Service: friendly.

Recommended: tacos (especially the fish taco), burritos, green chile (burrito or combo).

Open: Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.

Reservations: not accepted.

Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover; beer only; smoke-free; kid-friendly.

The N&O's critic dines anonymously; the newspaper pays for all meals. We rank restaurants in five categories:

**** Extraordinary.

*** Excellent.

** Good.

* Fair.

Zero stars: Poor

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