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Lucha Libre Gourmet Taco Shop

#120 of 3,793 Restaurants in San Diego
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Fast food, Spanish
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1810 W. Washingon Street, San Diego, CA 92103
+1 619-296-8226
Today
08:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 02:30
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Australia
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77 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

What a kitsch place with delicious food. Options for everyone including vegan and vegetarian, and the salsa bar is incredible. Book the Lucha ring for a special event for added entertainment. They also sponsor local lucha events.

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Thank IscaScanlon
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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93 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The burritos here are amazing! I came all the way from Wisconsin to try them and I was not disappointed! I had a burrito (I think it was surf and turf or something similar?) It had steak, shrimp, AND FRENCH FRIES inside! It was delicious and their sides are good too! Get the corn! The girl at the register had... More 

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Thank taykaz
Hamilton, ONtario
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for dinner and was so impressed. Delicious surf & turf burrito -- big enough for two meals. Excellent value. We arrived on a Wednesday around 6 p.m. -- short wait and there were several tables. (We sat near the gold championship table.) We would've gone back if we could have.

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Thank Ontario78
Stamford, Connecticut
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1,624 reviews
980 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 311 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is worth the wait but way better to call ahead. We made the mistake of waiting over 45 minutes. The california surf burrito and plabano burrito were both yummy. I love the French fries inside. The side sauces add some flavor and kick.

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Thank Autumn M
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited after looking up a good Mexican restaurant. Definitely the reviews were right. We had to wait for about 25 mins, but as soon as we ordered the food came out in less than 10 mins. If you want to eat good and at a good price, you should come to this place.

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Thank yaa11
Orlando, Florida
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

great little place for affordable tacos. the decor is so festive you can hardly stop looking at the walls while you eat. Good tunes and great staff definitely a must check out when in town.

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Federal Way, Washington
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430 reviews
314 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Well this is always on my go to list when I'm in the area. I tried the other location last time and was not very happy. But came back to the original today and got the Surf n Turf burrito that I know and love. Everything was perfect today even the little wait in line.

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Thank chefjeff60
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We came here for dinner on a Friday evening for dinner. When we arrived there was about 4 people in front of us. By the time we ordered the line was pretty long. Fast and friendly service. Great low budget taco selection. Vegetarian options. Fantastic TJ corn. Sweet decor and fabulous salsa and sauce selection.

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Thank MsJaxSnaps
Bozeman, Montana
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159 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

This little restaurant has amazing tacos. Large selection to choose from including like 8 different sauces to choose from; delicious.

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Thank Sherry H
San Diego, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This place used to be really good, but I feel that the quality has declined in the past year or so. The burritos used to be nice and full and now they remind me of loose sock. They also took the carne asada burrito off the menu. It is still available on request but the menu offers a rice and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Fast food, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 02:30
Saturday
08:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1810 W. Washingon Street, San Diego, CA 92103
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-296-8226

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