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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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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (10 reviews)
“soup” (11 reviews)
“margarita's” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
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2515 E Coast Hwy, Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, CA 92625-2006
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

Big group for dinner. Took good care of us, including 3 year old. Meals were good. Not super but certainly well prepared, fresh ingredients, nice portions. The highlight was a nice veggie burrito rather custom made. Nice to see a willingness to figure out new...More

Thank Hal72
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Good lunch specials. Love the soup. Everything is very fresh and tasty. Service is ok but not super friendly.

Thank Kudzu773
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We popped in at the bar for a quick drink and bite to eat.We were not disappointed at all!!! The bartender was very friendly and helpful with the menu. The margaritas were delicious! The bartender recommended the soup and the crispy tacos, so I went...More

Thank DawgBuzz
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

What a great pleasure . Super service, great welcome and as Mexican as you can expect it. Choice is great, noise is at the right level and the salsa with the tot iPod just perfect. Loved the place, the food and the mood. We waited...More

Thank Pierre S
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at El Ranchito Mexican Restaurant in Corona Del Mar and started out with Beer & Margarita's & Bloody Mary's. They have the best chips & salsa in town. There is a lady who makes fresh tortillas for your delicious enjoyment. The Chima...More

Thank Cathie P
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The atmosphere is great but the food is very bland. They need to add some new and exciting flavors to their menu. The restaurant has been around for many years in the Orange County area.

Thank dianaknick
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast and they had to find and make coffee. The chorizo had very little flavor as did my breakfast burrito. Nice staff, but the food -- yuck.

Thank Becky R
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Two of us enjoyed a great meal on a Sunday evening- bar and restaurant were fairly full but we were seated right away. Yummy house salsa showed up right away. Enjoyed the house margaritas and we had taco salad and tostada. Generous portions, very fresh....More

Thank Olamom
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We stopped here on a Sunday for lunch. There were hardly any people there. Once seated we waited at least 10 mins for anyone to come by and that was just the guy with water and chips and salsa. The server was another 5 mins...More

Thank advonefin
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Consistently Best Chicken Tortilla Soup North of the Border. Predictable food, predictable service every time.

Thank Barry S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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