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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
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3003 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2906
+1 760-729-0903
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun 10:30 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Jackson, Wyoming
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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been eating here since it was called Fidells and there was no hotel! The food has not changed!! Delicious food as well as breathtaking ocean views and good service! What more can you ask for! We ate dinner here twice in one week we loved it so much! And they were very nice about setting up a large... More 

Thank Jhmom
Temecula, CA
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77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I ordered the shredded breast chicken enchilada. It was really good. The shredded chicken breast was real chunks of chicken breast. The sauce flavor was also very good. Not overly strong but a good flavor. My son in law is a sous chef at a 5 star restaurant in San Diego had the carnitas burrito. He said the carnitas was... More 

Thank winecountrysouth
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I first need to say I live in Carlsbad and have been to Norte many many times. I went last Friday with a friend for dinner I arrived at 4;10 and the outside patio was not crowed two other tables were occupied. I was seated and drink order taken by friend arrived 5 mins later and the waiter was basically... More 

Thank taniar71
Los Angeles, California
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55 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was okay. The food was good. The ambience was good. But, in my opinion, the staff was one of the most unfriendly group that I had encountered in a very long time. One exception was the manager who seated us; he seemed nice.

1 Thank VacationingChris
San Antionio
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123 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with family to sample restaurant serving Mexican food in Carlsbad, CA. The restaurant is next to the ocean and very historic hotel. We ate outside on the patio. It was very nice, clean and neat. The food was average. The flour tortillas were not very good. The fajitas were over cooked.

Thank uedc
Oceanside, California
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch, food was delicious and service was great. Several people checked to make sure everything was okay and if we needed anything. Food was reasonably priced and the portions were large.

Thank travelers760
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161 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Love to eat here when we are in Carlsbad - the outdoor seating is wonderful along with the food - we usually have the fajitas when we eat here but this time we just did appetizers and it was wonderful - our waiter Jason was wonderful and funny - will be back again and again...

Thank TripGal63
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Food is mediocre, service is mediocre, bathroom cleanliness is horrendous. Makes you wonder what the kitchen looks like.

1 Thank Mark F
Riverside, California
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7 reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant !!the food is delicious,not too pricey and the drinks are to die for. They do have takeout and delivery.

Thank CJW0322
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Im sorry this place is just average or below average. My girlfriend sent the menudo back. And my crab didnt taste fresh. Location is nice, but food was not good.

Thank Shawn R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3003 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2906
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-729-0903

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Anaheim, California, United States
over a year ago
Carlsbad, California
over a year ago

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?