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Tonio's Restaurant

501 Avenue of the Flags, Buellton, CA 93427-9708
+1 805-686-0740
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible28%
12 Sep 2016
“Love for Mexican food”
24 Feb 2016
“Good seafood”
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10:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
501 Avenue of the Flags, Buellton, CA 93427-9708
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

This restaurant if great for beer & wine with your dinner. The usual mexican menu with specials every day. The quail is a fav of mine.

Thank antikbuff1952
Reviewed 24 February 2016

We eat here on a regular basis, it is not a fancy restaurant but the food is always good. I enjoy the seafood cocktails or the mixed seafood with peppers and onions. My husband loves the grilled shrimp and the chili rellenos. The atmosphere could...More

Thank Lifesighs
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Old, tired, dirty, and expensive. Waitress could not wait for our order even though we were only 2nd customers in dining room. Ordered wine for 1, beer for another. Wine arrived, beer didn't. Waitress seemed uninterested. Ordered 2 specials, Fish Tacos. Waitress offered beans and...More

Thank RacerRobb
Reviewed 20 August 2015

we ate here because of curiosity in hopes to find a good Mexican food find. The chips and salsa were good, but that was it. There were chips in the seats of our booth and the restaurant seemed old and tired (and dirty). They also...More

Thank Sandyslippas
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Tonos is right on the Avenue of the Flags and allows you to stretch your legs after a long drive. It is nothing to look at from the outside, but the inside appears to be a Mexican makeover of an Italian restaurant. Its a little...More

Thank Jim A
Reviewed 29 January 2015

The service,food,and drinks were excellent. You get plenty of good tasting food for a really good price! The Micheladas are super tasty too!

Thank Artsmus
Reviewed 3 November 2014

I don't know why this place is still around. No one goes there. The parking lot is always empty! I have only eaten there once, and that was one time too many. The only positive I can say is that the beer is cold...

1  Thank BuelltonLocal
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Tonio's could be the best in town, just from the colorful interior decor and the good menu. However the service was a bit slow and the food only fair, at best. With travelers from the US 101 stopping by here for a brief meal, customers...More

1  Thank MonkeyOnTheWing
Reviewed 23 August 2013 via mobile

Just had dinner tonite. I had Chilie Verde. It was tender and flavorful. Rice and beans were above average. My wife had enchilada souisa. She said it was different than other she has had, but very good. One waitress was handling everything and did a...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 17 March 2013 via mobile

The question I ask myself is why did we return to eat at Tonio's? My hubby and I like to give our local businesses our patronage; however this restaurant is not a good choice. We hoped it had improved and wanted to give it another...More

Thank BadGoat
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Avenue of the Flags, Buellton, CA 93427-9708
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Buellton
  • Phone Number: +1 805-686-0740
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