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515 El Camino Real, Ste 110, Menlo Park, CA 94025-5199
+1 650-326-6691
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10:00 - 21:00
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Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Menlo Park, California
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

I am a fan of Taco Tuesday when you can get a deal on the tacos. I recommend the fish tacos. Good fresh tasting fish taco and a clean salsa bar for the trimmings. Rice is also good. I haven't tried anything other than the tacos but all were good.

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Thank legates
Mountain View, California
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

I usually like Rubio's, their food is fresh, delicious, and I can usually find something that is lower in calories than other fast food places. Unfortunately, I will not be returning to the Menlo Park location. I have experienced two of the worst offences a restaurant can offer a customer. A couple of weeks ago, I ordered the California Bowl... More 

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Thank ChristliebTravel
Menlo Park, California, United States
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Being a huge Baja fare fan this menu is almost to die for. Most of the time everything is perfectly cooked and dished up with precision and freshness. Now and then, however, ingredients are assembled out of balance and you get an almost sloppy kitchen job impression. I continue to be a return customer but this place is a bit... More 

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Thank Anders V
Menlo Park, California
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 September 2016

I enjoy many of the salads and bowls. The small touches like serving their food on "China like" plastic bowls and delivering the food to the tables is nice. The Menlo Park store remodeled recently and is very comfortable.

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Thank carolfishmince
San Carlos, California
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335 reviews
266 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

The menu has a few special dishes that make this taco place above average, including the Salmon Chimichurri tacos. But the burritos don't measure up to the local competition. All in all, a good and clean place with bright decor.

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Thank Larry v
Highland Park
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2015

Good Mexican style fish tacos that are fresh and filling. The food hits the spot and is very tasty. The special for the night was terrific.

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Thank David S
Calistoga
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88 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015

As I was at the counter I noticed an employee walk in from the street and place her handbag under the counter. She immediately went to the prep area and started preparing orders using her bare hands. After watching her scoop lettuce with her bare, unwashed hands and place it on top of a tostada I walked out.

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Thank Calistoga Grower
menlo park ca
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59 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015

The seafood tacos are fine, no longer outstanding. The portion sizes, as taco fillings, reduced noticeably a couple of years ago. I think they count each morsel now. Sides of rice and/or beans are available, unfortunately the rice is always room temp. It's fine for taking a fast, sit-down solo lunch break or feeding the kids after soccer practice. It's... More 

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Thank carol22b
Redwood City, California
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145 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Lunch at Rubio's was a a real treat! Casual eat -in or take-out, plenty of parking, clean, friendly efficient staff and delicious food! We had the mahi mahi tacos and the shrimp and avacado tacos! They were so good, made fresh to order! I can't wait to return to try other items on the menu!

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Thank bbtapper
Menlo Park, CA
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83 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Rubio's has a large menu of seafood tacos. Most places have one option, here you have many. If you like fish tacos try Rubio's, if you've not had fish tacos, start here. I've been here a half dozen times and enjoy it. They give double tortillas on the tacos, easier to handle. Mexican beers, good salsa bar. I've never had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Mexican, Fast food, Seafood, Healthy
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 El Camino Real, Ste 110, Menlo Park, CA 94025-5199
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Menlo Park
  • Phone Number: +1 650-326-6691
Description
The first restaurant was opened in 1983 in San Diego by Ralph Rubio and his father, Ray, who started the fish taco phenomenon that spread across the nation. Today, Rubio’s menu has grown from The Original Fish Taco® to include additional chef-crafted seafood recipes that feature shrimp, wild salmon and ono. In addition to sustainable seafood, Rubio’s offers chargrilled chicken and steak, fresh made guacamole and salsas and sauces that are prepared daily.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?