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1711 University Dr Ste 110, Vista, CA 92083-7794
+1 760-724-5341
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10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Vista, California
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015

Rubio's has quality food. Great fish & shrimp tacos & a lot of other stuff on the menu. However they have become pretty expensive for no more than you get. So we do not go as often as we like. They also have beer which my husband appreciates with his fish tacos!!!!

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Thank 5weezy
Southrn California
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153 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2013

We try to stay away from "fast food" but the quality of Rubios allows us to indulge. The gourmet chicken and steak tacos are my hands-down favorite. Their black beans make for a healthy side dish. Their salsas are not my favorite, but the quality of the ingredients in the entrees are tasty enough so as not to really need... More 

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Thank JudyTheGypsy
Cool, CA
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280 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 371 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2013

The fish tacos are as good here as I have ever found. To have such quality from a "fast food" type location is remarkable. The fish is succulent and hot. It is lightly seasoned and covered in a white sauce that is wonderful. The other selections are also very good -- all made with fresh ingredients. It is fast and... More 

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Vista, California, United States
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2013

Just plain good! They never change their style or their ability to provide excellent food at an decent price!

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Thank Jules N
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2012

It's partly my fault, I decided to eat at a restaurant I've never been too before. I like Mexican food. But this store does not even have horchata. When I asked for it, the guy dismissed me as if thinking that Oust be crazy for padding something he does not even know what it was. Anyway, this is Utah, so... More 

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Thank foodloversupreme
Oceanside, California
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112 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2012

Lobster burrito is to die for. I wish they had it all the time. I do love their fish tacos.

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Thank Corey K
Surprise, Arizona
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2012

My wife would have eaten here every night for dinner as she is an avid Mexican cuisine freak. I enjoyed this place too, it had great service and food.

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Thank James M
Austin, Texas
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2011

Stumbled upon $1.50 fish taco night here (Tues, I think) and ordered 3/pp. They were delicious...unbeatable value. Our little guy loved it too and I noticed many other families, large and small enjoying themselves. So I'd call it very family friendly. Salsa bar is always a nice touch...I sampled all of them and they were terrific. Great spot.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2007

yuummmm, fish tacos

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Kapaa, Hawaii
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2007

So my co-worker and I select Rubio's in Serramonte Center for lunch. I scan the menu board and don't see any vegetarian items. I ask the girl behind the counter: Me - Is there anything I can order that doesn't have meat or fish? Girl - How about fish? Me - (Very clearly) Is there anything I can order that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood, Healthy
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 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 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1711 University Dr Ste 110, Vista, CA 92083-7794
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 760-724-5341

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