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El Sancho Loco

2271 Michael Dr, Newbury Park, CA 91320-3340
+1 805-376-8226
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tongue” (2 reviews)
“chile relleno” (3 reviews)
“black beans” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
2271 Michael Dr, Newbury Park, CA 91320-3340
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

joe (i think that is the owner's name?) was friendly & helpful. (when i first called to inquire about catering, the woman who answered the phone/asked questions, seemed..."annoyed" and was rather rude'ish) then when i called to book, joe answered and was awesome! we catered...More

Thank aleciae2014
Reviewed 28 December 2017

I happened to go to Micheal's Bikes for a repair. In this out of the way small strip mall there was El Sancho Loco so I looked at what people were eating, it all looked pretty good! Also what caught my eye was the drinks!...More

Thank ColorQueen2014
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful service as I was able to substitute tongue instead of the usual ham and chicken in one of their salads. Salad had black beans in bottom of bowl and avocados, cheese, and tender tongue on top of lettuce. Choice of ranch or thousand island...More

Thank Margaret Y
Reviewed 2 June 2017

They have very good food in general but Taco Tuesday is great! We go every Tuesday we're in town. The carnitas are wonderful and it's hard to go wrong for $1 tacos. Happy hour beer etc. Owner and staff are very friendly.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Food was very good - Large menu needs better prtctng - Some items shown with actual price - Most of the menu items listed indicated the price as VARIES ?? I asked if they had a take out or to go menu I could have...More

Thank Buster1543
Reviewed 9 May 2017

my kids love it here, burritos are their favorite. Food is great. Tacos taquitos. Sinfully delicious.

Thank mommisalami
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The menu is large. I wanted to order about 6 different items but they only had 3 in stock. Rice, beans and guacamole. I wanted rumchata or even horchata. They didn't have any. I wanted churros or funnel cakes, they didnt have any. I wanted...More

Thank CocoLaChae
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Apparently, this little gem was a former Taco Bell and it was replaced with authentic and delicious Mexican food. The staff is quite friendly and they even have Mariachis on the weekends (along with the Menudo to go with a nice cold cervesa). Carnitas are...More

Thank sandrona63
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Tongue is tasty and so very tender and even more delicious on the thick hand made soft tortillas. Chile relleno was excelent too. Visa card accepted. Ample parking. Take Borchard exit off 101.

Thank Margaret Y
Reviewed 28 April 2016

On my first visit, yesterday, I had the Steak Burrito and the Chile Relleno. Burrito was average - steak cubes a little over done. BUT the Relleno was the best I have ever eaten. Hence my second visit today. Again, the best - hot to...More

Thank P1718NVrichards
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Bob S
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Response from Ralph S | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I have dinner there frequently. Joe is the owner and a very nice and honest person. I suggest you stop by to see him, or call him. I assume you saved the receipt which should help Joe to resolve the... More
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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9:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2271 Michael Dr, Newbury Park, CA 91320-3340
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Newbury Park
  • Phone Number: +1 805-376-8226
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