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Avila's El Ranchito

2515 E Coast Hwy, Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, CA 92625-2006
+1 949-644-8226
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“chips and salsa” (12 reviews)
“soup” (11 reviews)
“margarita's” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
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2515 E Coast Hwy, Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, CA 92625-2006
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

I had the pleasure of meeting the original owners forty years ago in Huntington Park at one of their first venues. This place keeps up their tradition of great food. I LOVE the tamales.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Bob W
Reviewed 5 November 2018

This place offers solid Mexican food at a reasonable price and a great location for kids. The food is consistent and the drinks are good.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Odyssey733953
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We ate as a party of three on a Sunday night and had no trouble being seated immediately. Wait staff was quite friendly and helpful with suggestions. Our basket of chips helped ease our hunger, but the wait for the entrees wasn't long. All three...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank d3lewis
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We ate here as a party of 12 last Saturday night. Everyone enjoyed their meals and the food reasonably priced. They have margarita jugs to go with the lovely food. The service was generally very good, but the 21st Birthday Girl got her meal 10...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DerekHulme
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

I joined a group of 10 coworkers for dinner. We enjoyed nachos, guacamole and salsa as an appetizer. Each time that the chips were low, there were more on the way. I enjoyed the chicken fajitas, which were delicious. Everyone enjoyed their food. We will...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 669davew
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Just a stop off from PCH with good food and good service. It dies get packed but for the most part you can get a table. Free chips and salsa. We love the carne asada burritos and the fajitas!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank NeverANumber
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Out of town and Went for lunch. Good ambiance and friendly servers. Had the chicken soup and enchiladas. Fantastic flavors and good portions.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Bryan P
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Vegetarian great Mexican Food experience! Since becoming a vegetarian I've stayed away from Mexican food (loved the Chile Verde, tacos, nachos, etc. experience). So when offered to go back to one of the best Mexican food places around, I eagerly said "Yes" (since their chips...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank TomPolitowski
Reviewed 22 June 2018

We are on vacation and have eaten here three times so far. Best tamales ever! We have tried a variety of their dishes, each one delicious. Friendly staff. Great atmosphere.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Ilovellamas
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We were looking for a place to eat and spotted this! We love Mexican food so we were happy to choose this restaurant and what a great choice it was. My Mom loved the chips and salsa so much that she ordered some for when...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank kelliducloux1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2515 E Coast Hwy, Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, CA 92625-2006
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach  >  Corona del Mar
  • Phone Number: +1 949-644-8226
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