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Casa De Pico

5500 Grossmont Center Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-3016
+1 619-463-3267
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5500 Grossmont Center Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-3016
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1 - 10 of 247 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We took some clients here. It has a nice atmosphere but not enough alternative options for people who are lactose intolerant. The food was pretty good and I did enjoy the salsa

Thank Randall P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met friends for lunch here today in this very good gringo Mexican restaurant. The ambiance is great, the chips and salsa are plentiful, crispy and warm. The portions are massive, the food delivered quickly and steaming hot!

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for a Father's Day celebration and had a very good meal....everyone did! The restaurant is festive, clean, and employees are friendly. It can get a bit loud, making it difficult to converse with others at your table. I personally am NOT a fan...More

Thank Charlene351
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had lunch here today and was very impressed. Warm chips, great salsa, great service despite there being 15 of us all wanting separate checks. Lunch has a special feature menu and we had a variety of things, all said theirs was good, a couple of...More

Thank kenmac1
Lino R, Manager at Casa De Pico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

good morning Thank you very much for your comment on our food we hope to see you soon again Lino Rodarte general manager sincerely Lino Rodarte general manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good drinks at the bar and great food in the dining area make Casa De Pico a choice place for mexican eats.

1  Thank Tom C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've had better food at nearby restaurants (Old Town San Diego). My wife and I chose to eat here, after hearing the name from other friends. I had their "Mucho Grande plate. This plate had a sampling of carne asada, chicken taco, tamale, chili relleno,...More

Lino R, Manager at Casa De Pico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi good morning my name is lino rodarte . My apologies for your experience here at casa de pico please give me a call if you can thank you we will going to have a meeting with all food servers about the phone's and service...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

I hadn't been to Casa de Pico since they moved from Old Town to the Grossmont Shopping Center (which I understand was 10 years ago now). It was really great to have Mexican food there again. The restaurant is much bigger than the old venue...More

2  Thank maringfro
Reviewed 7 May 2017

My wife and I met some friends of ours at Casa De Pico Mexican Restaurant in La Mesa on Cinco De Mayo, to enjoy the Mexican celebration. Lino the Manager of the Casa De Pico restaurant was so nice to get us a table right...More

2  Thank grandslamhomer
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The meal that I had was hot and fresh. The tortillas were handmade, as well as the salsa. When we asked for a little spicier hot sauce for our tortilla chips, the waiter went and got some fresh made salsa for our request. The waiter...More

1  Thank MargaretSchoonover
Reviewed 17 April 2017

authentic Mexican food with a great atmosphere! I ate out on the patio that had several over sized umbrellas to keep all the tables in the shade.

1  Thank blanchardbw
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, 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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5500 Grossmont Center Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-3016
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 619-463-3267
  • E-mail
At Casa de Pico in La Mesa, guests can enjoy outdoor patio dining year-round, surrounded by trees, colorful flowers and splashing fountains. Rounding out the Mexican dining experience are the strolling mariachis and famous award-winning giant margaritas.
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