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Taco Rosa

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
2632 San Miguel Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-5437
+1 949-720-0980
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“taco” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
2632 San Miguel Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-5437
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Four of us went here for dinner...$100, and the food was cold, chicken fajitas were dry, no sizzling platters, every sing food...beans, rice, guacamole, mushrooms, corn cakes....had a strange flavor. The plates were white, more of a formal setting. The waiter was arrogant, even though...More

Thank Ilovellamas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing !! They made from scratch .... mmmmmmm the best of the best. Ask for Amber , she is the GM with incredible service, attentions , smile .

Thank Fernando T
Reviewed March 4, 2018

A hidden gem in Newport Beach! Authentic Mexico City Cuisine -- omlettes made to order - empanadas, soft tacos - the usuals -and unlimited champagne. Ample parking is a plus.

Thank clb196121256
Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

I fell for the sandwich board that said lobster tacos,chorizo mango and pineapple relish. I mistakenly thought I was getting 2 lobster tacos. I had already eaten half of my taco an had not tasted any lobster. I kid you not 3/4 of it was...More

2  Thank Priscilla G
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Wasn’t sure what to expect being in a strip mall...Larger than thought...The food was okay...the service was great

Thank travelshooter71
Reviewed November 19, 2017

We have been coming here for years---both lunch and dinner--I know many locals come frequently for the Sunday Brunch. We always start with the Guacamole and they always bring a nice amuse bouche too. I like the burritos and enchiladas---my wife normally goes with the...More

Thank adalbert3
Reviewed October 6, 2017

This is a very nice neighborhood restaurant. I had dinner at the bar with my son the other evening. The food was very good and reasonably priced. The house chardonnay was not the best. The management went out of its way to make sure we...More

Thank Fay M
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

It doesn't look like much, back in a corner of a strip mall, but Taco Rosa has some of the best Mexican food in Orange County, CA. Their margaritas are huge. But the food is the big attraction. Favorites include: Lobster Burrito, Burrito Arizona, Chicken...More

Thank Dave F
Reviewed May 22, 2017

First for those of you that don't know, Taco Rosa is an upscale version of Taco Mesa, a great place to eat as well, so it does share a few menu items. The Taco Rosas (another location in Irvine) offer a full bar, however, whereas...More

Thank HIforlife
Reviewed April 28, 2017

Ruben and his staff at Taco Rosa hosted our wedding party lunch for about 50 people. They did a great job of working with us beforehand to customize to what we were looking for, and making sure all the details were looked after. The lunch...More

Thank ChuckG61
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Television, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2632 San Miguel Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-5437
    (Prairie Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-720-0980
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