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Antonio's Hacienda

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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700 N. Johnson, El Cajon, CA 92020
+1 619-442-9827
11:00 - 01:00
Closed now
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Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 21:00
Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 01:00
Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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Moreno Valley, California
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138 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food, good people and great margaritas. Service is quick, menu is awesome and you wont have any regrets on the food. There's lot of it. Ask for the hot carrots, and guacamole with your salsa and chips. Ceviche is really good too.

Thank Rickczap
Level Contributor
18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I went here with a friend for lunch. The food was a little expensive which I do not mind if it is good. The food was terrible and the service was also very bad. It was a late lunch so there was only one other couple besides us. There was no excuse for the poor service as they were not... More 

Thank Marsha T
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We have enjoyed Antonio's for many years, even through changes in ownership. The food is very good, service is above average and I like the margaritas. Try Antonio's and write your own review!

Thank Paula S
Murrieta, California
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The variety and quality of food for Sunday Brunch at this place is superior. Diced ham & eggs, chorizo & eggs, omelette station, bacon, sausage, ham, enchiladas, fajitas, a tortilla station, salad bar, desserts, you name it!. Your choice of unlimited Champagne, Mimosas or Bloody Mary's. Great food, great drinks, great service. My wife and I love this place!

Thank Snarf47
San Diego, California
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64 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Waitstaff excellent, authentic big fat tamales, birthday celebration with loved one, great for birthdays and celebrating holidays. Great big margaritas, nice happy hour. Highly recommend. Authentic, festive, unique decor. Well worth the trip.

Thank Ocean S
El Cajon, California
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

I've been here for lunch, dinner and a drink with the friends. Always have a great time. It used to be one of my regular "hang outs." They were always right on with their service. Once had a group party in one of their "back party room" They have a couple of rooms that are away from regular clientele that... More 

Thank LLYNNandJJ
London, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I came on a Jazz night, fantastic music but the food!!! Refried beans were so mashed that they looked like diarrhea, the prawns in "superb one sauce" tasted of nothing and the sauce tasted like out of a sachet! The chablis was good and my server attentive, but i would never go back for the food!

Thank Roberta V
san Diego
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92 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Good Mexican good, always a pleasant experience when I come. The weekend brunch is very good, big selection.

Thank Danielle C
Palm Desert, California
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51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

My brother and I are hanging out this week in East County. My favorite places to eat are in the beach area so I have relied on reviews to make selections for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We both can cook, we just don't seem to cook when we are together. That can be an issue if a restaurant fails at... More 

Thank TheHagan
San Diego, California
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433 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here over the years and in joy thier meals and selection. Large menu with great choices to choose from. Great for a date or the entire family. Fairly priced and great atmosphere. They also have a good alcohol menu.

Thank Perry H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 N. Johnson, El Cajon, CA 92020
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  El Cajon
  • Phone Number: +1 619-442-9827

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