We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Jardin

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Spanish
1581 S Mission Rd, Fallbrook, CA
+1 760-728-4556
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (7 reviews)
“beans” (3 reviews)
“mexican food” (13 reviews)
10:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1581 S Mission Rd, Fallbrook, CA
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (67)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I am staying in Fallbrook for the week so have had a chance to sample restaurants in the area. We have eaten here twice and enjoyed the experience both times. It has a lot of charm with the motif on the tiled tables. Service is...More

Thank roxy1947
Reviewed 1 week ago

Atmosphere is very nice. Owner is very nice. He will make a point of coming over to ask if everything is ok. Everything is fine at this place except by 8 pm they are ready to close and were vacuuming and using smelly cleaning products...More

Thank melaniewp1882
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Average Mexican-style food. Decor needs attention, felt/looked dirty and old. Needs a makeover. No bar so Margaritas are made by server and are just average. Queso dip with chips is great though.

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Food is always good, staff is always friendly. Whenever I come to visit my family in Fallbrook, this is the first place we go to eat!

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Visited with friends after church one Sunday. Very busy, seating I'd rather "tight". The dining area is fairly small and the noise level was intolerable caused by a large group. Food is good and portions are ample and service was good.

Thank 633KPD
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We've been ordering from this restaurant for fifteen plus years, but tonight is likely our last time. When I phoned the restaurant there was no one manning the phone---just a recording that said you could leave a message for a call back. I went to...More

Thank Fallbrookian
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Our adult family had dinner here. Wonderful Mexican food with some Native American dishes and spices mixed in. Great margaritas, happy staff. It is an all around fun place to eat. Try Ole' if you are really hungry! The salmon dish was wonderful!

Thank Laura E
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This was chosen by my friend, who lives in Fallbrook, and raved about it, so off we went. It is very casual, and they let us choose wherever we wanted to sit. We chose a table vs. a booth. Better lighting and the table for...More

Thank Diana L
Reviewed 26 June 2017

You gotta try this place the food is fantastic, Service was wonderful Nothing compares to it. Mexican Food Oleee!!!

Thank donncharles1
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is an all time favorite for our family & friends. It's been in fallbrook since the 70's and has always been delicious. Love the tamales & tacos. The refried ice cream is fabulous as well as the flan & bread pudding. The whole menu...More

Thank lpspiegl
Nearby Restaurants
Trupiano's Italian Bistro
68 reviews
1.09 km away
garden center cafe and grill
98 reviews
.12 km away
Brothers Bistro
60 reviews
1.25 km away
The Veranda at The Grand Tradition
49 reviews
.35 km away
Nearby Attractions
Myrtle Creek Botanical Gardens & Nursery
115 reviews
4.59 km away
Grand Tradition Estate and Gardens
93 reviews
.46 km away
The Fallbrook Library
33 reviews
1.96 km away
Fallbrook Art Center
14 reviews
1.96 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
korony r
15 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Sharon D | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure you can but call them. Google or check yellow pages.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1581 S Mission Rd, Fallbrook, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fallbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 760-728-4556
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing