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El Patio

410 Broadway, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4304
+1 619-422-9745
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (9 reviews)
“shredded beef” (2 reviews)
“refried beans” (2 reviews)
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410 Broadway, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4304
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While I was in town my cousin took me to this restaurant. She said it was authentic Mexican cuisine and after tasting it, I believe her. The food was so good and so was the service. There salsa had a really good flavor as well.

Thank jeh15343
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I've been coming to El Patio since I was a child. My parents have also been coming to El Patio since they were in high school. This is an old school Mexican restaurant. There has been some ownership changes throughout the decades my family has...More

Thank kd_sachi
Reviewed 25 May 2017

First let me say the food and service at El Patio Mexican restaurant are both very good! BUT when I was there for lunch a couple of days ago, two ladies came in with a small poodle which they let sit on one of the...More

2  Thank Karen J
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We had Family here and they wanted authentic Mexican Food and El Patio was the place. They loved it!!! Left full and happy!!

Thank carolyn_thrower
Reviewed 27 March 2017

First, let me say I am not the typical Mexican food lover. I do not like *gasp* beans and rice! But my friends and boyfriend do, and they enjoy coming here. I do like burritos, and man, are they huge. My fav is the chile...More

Thank SoCalBossFan
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I grew up going here a couple times a year with my parents and now try to take my own kids. Food is always good. Great portions. Usually busy.

Thank Brande M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Just had lunch here. I have actually been here a few times. If you want plain old American style Mexican food then this is your place. It is a classic little dark place with good off street parking and friendly service. The food is fine...More

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I would highly recommend the mixed burrito with cheese sauce! I guarantee you you will not be disappointed! I wish I was back there now instead of back on the east coast.

Thank Helix88
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Had an early dinner here tonight and really enjoyed the quick friendly service and found the food to be of top quality Didn't order the flying saucer but will return to order it as it looked great!

Thank Yvonne W
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Their shredded beef flying saucer is wonderful. They are so large we share "the half of flying saucer" Succulent shredded beef with refried beans ,lettuce,tomatoes, and cheese on a large fried flour tortilla. Warm corn tortilla chips, salsa and carrots and onions accompany all dishes....More

Thank Linda O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 Broadway, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4304
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 619-422-9745
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