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Medusa's Taqueria

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1053 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2821
+1 805-927-0135
07:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Sat 07:00 - 20:00
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the simplest meal, two been and beef burrito and I have horchata to drink. It was lunch time and there's only three customer. The server or owner is very nice.

Thank Hedi B
Level Contributor
15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife usually goes for the soup, menudo on Saturdays or Albondigas on most other days. I like the enchiladas with the red sauce. Mexican sodas available

Thank John R
Kingscliff, Australia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We ate here two nights in a row during our stay in Cambria. The meals are great value and the portions are huge. Food was extremely tasty and service fantastic

Thank KateEllyAustralia
Santa Cruz, California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

My girlfriend really enjoyed her tostada (huge) and I like, but didn't love, the tacos I had. It's not a really authentic Mexican style restaurant, but pretty good and the service was very friendly.

Thank sanitycruzer
Opelika, Alabama
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious and generous portions. Very authentic dishes served by friendly people. The restaurant is very small with only 5 tables so seating could be an issue. No frills but good food. The burrito supreme and seafood enchiladas are pictured here.

Thank LRC100116
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68 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We had the butternut squash enchiladas & the veggie burrito. Both were outstanding. Very fresh and the tortillas are home made and so light! It's a very small place and doesn't look like much from the outside or when you walk in but the food "esta muy bueno!"

Thank Dave J
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282 reviews
221 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped here pretty much in pure desperation after a long drive down the PCH and overestimating the options for a meal. The place looked ok although a bit unkempt and dirty in the areas around the dining area, and the service was fine. The food was mediocre not much flavor for what is hyped as authentic Mexican. The reason for... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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341 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Great, honest Mexican food - obviously freshly prepared in house, you can practically taste the love. They had me with the hot, freshly fried tortilla chips and salsa on arrival, but continued to impress. They have a extensive menu of all of your Mexican favorites, and a 'heat' meter to please all tastebuds. Burritos are spectacular! Great option for take-out,... More 

Thank Andrew S
So California
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

We saw reviews for here and thought we'd give it a try as we were starving and wanted a quick meal. There are not a lot of tables inside, maybe enough for 10. They do have a little bar counter out side with stools for about 6. We were able to sit right down as we missed the rush. We... More 

Thank vinnie_86
central coast
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87 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Haven't been here for a while, but found myself telling a friend about the amaaaazing butternut squash enchiladas. Hope they are still on the menu. They're so good I had to re-create them and am now obliged to make them every Thanksgiving. Yep, That good. Nice little place, good service. Everything is fresh and tasty. This isn't in the 'view'... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1053 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2821
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-927-0135

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