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Trump Supporter Allegedly Ejected From Mexican Restaurant

She was wearing a 'Make America Great Again' hat

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Another day, another Trump-related restaurant controversy: A Mexican restaurant in Orange County is under fire after allegedly refusing to serve a pair of Trump supporters, reports the New York Post.

Writer Esther Levy claims she went to the Cancun Inn in the town of Sugar Loaf, California on Sunday to dine with a friend, retired judge Alvin Goldstein; Levy was sporting a "Make America Great Again" hat and a Trump button. She claims they "ordered two sangrias from a smiling waitress without incident," but shortly thereafter the server informed them they would have to leave the restaurant.

"On the way out, the co-owner decided to yell at me and humiliate me," Levy tells the Post. "He said, ‘We don’t serve Trump supporters here. Get out of here and never come back.'"

Cancun Inn's ownership presents a different side of the story: In a statement posted to Facebook yesterday, they claim Levy and Goldstein were ejected not for any political stance, but rather "because they were being rude to the staff and rowdy due to intoxication":

Nonetheless, Cancun Inn's Facebook page has been inundated with angry commenters over the situation — and sadly, it appears many are falling back on grotesque "go back to Mexico"-type statements: "Maybe you should close and relocate to Juarez!" one writes. "Move back to Cancun or wherever your [sic] are from and see if your business prospers as much there as here in our USA," another says.

If Levy's story is true, she wouldn't be the first to have allegedly have been refused service for backing Trump: Controversy erupted last month when a Virginia restaurant refused to serve a group clad in Trump hats and t-shirts. Meanwhile in Minneapolis, a coffee shop has declared it won't serve anyone who plans to vote for Trump.

Trump himself has also inspired bans from a number of restaurants, including those owned by Cleveland chef Michael Symon— meaning the Donald apparently won't be enjoying any of Symon's signature Cleveland-style barbecue while in town for the Republican National Convention later this month.