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40436 Murrieta Hot Springs Road, Murrieta, CA 92563
+1 951-691-5160
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Riverside, California
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2,128 reviews
1,174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 406 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

The food was good. Blackened Mahi Mahi tacos plate and steak street tacos. They seemed understaffed since we were there for a late lunch and it appeared there remained quite a bit of cleaning to do. This location was middle of the road compared to better and worse Rubio's in the area.

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Murrieta, California
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54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

Therefore we can't comment on their most popular items, but love their salads! Especially the ones with chicken, roasted corn, and avocados.

Thank mzglorybeCA
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

The best fish tacos I've ever had and so crunchy. Tuesdays they are only $1.50 each. You can find Rubio's everywhere lately.

Thank FunFultons
Murrieta, California
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015

I've been a fan of Rubio's for a long time. I do miss the Mahi-Mahi Burrito they used to serve, but there are other choices that are good there. The food is fresh and made to order. Grilled fish tacos, and burritos are my first choice.

Thank WebSerf
Murrieta, California
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

Great food especially the fish tacos, fast service and a clean establishment. the help were friendly and very helpful

Thank larcher4
Murrieta, California
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151 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

with new owners comes change, some for the better, some not. They have a new logo and some of the menu items have been changed...I think. I miss the street taco's, they were reasonable priced and were actually really good. We ate there last week and got red sauce on our pesky fish taco's, not sure I cared for that... More 

Thank AnthonyVA
San Diego, CA
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63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2015

Increasing prices and less food equal a no-go for Rubio's. Overall their food is good, but this particular location is the slowest ever. They are constantly giving away free chips and guacamole because their kitchen is unbelievably slow. I've been quite a few times and finally started asking myself why I would I go back?

Thank cajhawk84
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015

It has healthier options of Mexican food. Customer service is usually good (although a few times in the past not so much) but the last time was good.

Thank Caiajmb
Topeka, Kansas, Usa
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116 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2014 via mobile

You wait in line to place your order and you are given a number. When it's ready the food is brought to your table. I ate their fish tacos and they were delicious! They were fried and the sauce was very tasty. The atmosphere was comfortable and the service was friendly. It was an excellent meal for Mexican fast food.... More 

Thank Dave F
San Diego, California
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110 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2014

Gotta love the gourmet line of taco's, especially the chicken. Service is always prompt, prices are fair, and the selection of beers, top notch. Rubio's is a staple visit in our family!

Thank chainleank

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Mexican, Fast food, Seafood, Healthy
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40436 Murrieta Hot Springs Road, Murrieta, CA 92563
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Murrieta
  • Phone Number: +1 951-691-5160
The first restaurant was opened in 1983 in San Diego by Ralph Rubio and his father, Ray, who started the fish taco phenomenon that spread across the nation. Today, Rubio’s menu has grown from The Original Fish Taco® to include additional chef-crafted seafood recipes that feature shrimp, wild salmon and ono. In addition to sustainable seafood, Rubio’s offers chargrilled chicken and steak, fresh made guacamole and salsas and sauces that are prepared daily.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?