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Mexico Viejo Restaurant

1465 Encinitas Blvd, Ste E, Encinitas, CA 92024-2951
+1 760-944-9556
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Nov 2017
“Great Taste, and Very Filling”
30 Jul 2016
“Love this place ”
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6:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
1465 Encinitas Blvd, Ste E, Encinitas, CA 92024-2951
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

The food is excellent, and the portions are big. After my initial visit, I was hooked. I have patronized the restaurant several times now and have practically had everything on the menu. There is a wide variety of offerings even the "exotic" foods not found...More

Thank marcorH5120LB
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Great food, nice people, not the cheapest, but still a great value. A frequent stop of mine, conveniently located in the middle b/t San Diego and OC.

Thank Tom I
Reviewed 23 July 2016

This restaurant has been around forever and their food is decent. We ordered the chicken tostadas which are good and filling. Service for carryout is quick and efficient.

Thank rsf4sail
Reviewed 27 April 2015

I love my bean and cheese burritos but the carrots, jalapenos and Mexican fried rice round out the requirements for authentic Mexican food. Mexico Viejo certainly makes a large burrito and meets the high standard. Great people behind the counter and always an interesting crowd...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 28 October 2014

The food is truly authentic Mexican, HUGE servings, fair prices, and soooooo very good. I have eaten there many, many times and every item was wonderful!

Thank Shirley W
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Stopped by his place recently. I was in the mood for Mexican, but not a typical sit-down place. You order at the counter and your number is called. This place surfaced some 15 or so years ago, and consistently puts out great Mexican favorites. My...More

Thank Ron I
Reviewed 15 June 2013

This place isn't fancy, but has consistently great Mexican Food. Great Chile Rellano ... basically everything is very good. Not necessarily the health food diet, but the real thing in great tasing southwestern Mexican fare.

1  Thank Morobi
Reviewed 28 May 2013

The food here is ridiculously good and fairly inexpensive. It's counter service with tables. It's fairly crowded, there's a bit of a wait for your food but it's so worth it. All the food is cooked to order and super fresh in generous portion sizes....More

2  Thank webwahine
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1465 Encinitas Blvd, Ste E, Encinitas, CA 92024-2951
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-944-9556
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