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Tres Amigos

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270 Cabrillo Hwy S, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-8207
+1 650-726-6080
09:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 23:00
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51 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Handily located to the Coastside Inn where we were staying. Visited this restaurant several times during our stay. Serve yourself chips and salsas are very tasty. I really liked the fish tacos, very tasty fish. We ordered burritos and taco salads. My husband wasn't a big fan of the sauce in the taco salad, but our son liked it. Burritos... More 

Thank getgoingCanada
Santa Cruz, California
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I almost always stop at Tres Amigos when passing through HMB, even if I'm barely hungry, just because they have so many yummy things. I've never been disappointed with anything on the menu, but their chile verde is one of my favorites, and I can appreciate it in its pure essence on a couple of regular tacos, just the perfect... More 

Thank Len B
Seattle, Washington
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60 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Having grown up in Southern California and moved to the East coast for many years, I've had an itch for genuine west coast Mexican that I just couldn't get scratched anywhere. FINALLY, this place did it. The food is amazing and inexpensive and the ladies are so cute and nice. Yes, it's in a strip mall but ignore that. It's... More 

Thank Melissa G
San Francisco, California
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108 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This family owned restaurant has been in Half Moon Bay for many years. They expanded their location years ago to accommodate the long lines and faster service. I have eaten here many times and have always been happy with the quality of their food. The prices are very reasonable ($5 - $12). I would highly recommend that you pass up... More 

Thank Mychelle F
Redwood City, California
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

As a matter of act, I am eating at this restaurant today for lunch. It is always a definitely on our list of Mexican restaurants in HMB. The chips and salsa are free at this restaurant and it is a place I would definitely bring out of town guests.

Thank Fran G
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132 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We often go here for diner. The food is great. It is a very busy popular restaurant. It is noisy inside if you are there during a crowded time. I love the burrito's, they use a nice tortilla which can make or break your food.

Thank snookiet
San Jose, California, United States
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160 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Went there with my wife today. The place was packed. I had a shrimp super burrito and my wife had a shrimp cocktail. Both were pretty good.

Thank Johnny S
San Francisco, California
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

No frills straight forward Mexican food. Better than Taco Hell down the street. Nice service and awesome salsa bar

Thank Nicoyaflamekita
Half Moon Bay, California
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The parking lot is always full; the service is always prompt and the food is simple and good. This is great place to bring the kids after the soccer match.

Thank Jane L
Santa Clara, California
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214 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We usually stop to eat here when passing through. Simple taqueria, order at counter and they will bring it to your table, inside or out.

Thank Breakfast-42D2

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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
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 Cabrillo Hwy S, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-8207
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 650-726-6080

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