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Johnny Manana's

312 Mission Ave, Oceanside, CA 92054-2553
+1 760-721-9999
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“burrito” (11 reviews)
“guacamole” (6 reviews)
“surf and turf” (2 reviews)
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312 Mission Ave, Oceanside, CA 92054-2553
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Long time customer turned away! I have been traveling for four days from Thailand. I came fresh off the train straight to jonny mañana's for the legendary Baja fish tacos. When I ordered jonny said that I could order but I can not eat here....More

Thank nate o
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Definitely won't be back here. Lacks traditional mexican flavor. Tastes cheap, store bought, bland. Priced well. For cheap mexican food, hit up Colimas instead.

Thank michael m
Reviewed 24 January 2018

A little pricey due to the location down town. I ordered a LARGE SHRIMP fajitas plate And the shrimp were no bigger than a quarter.

Thank Alan m
Reviewed 19 January 2018

We stopped here for lunch the afternoon we visited Oceanside on the Coaster Train. The server was very friendly and we were served quickly. The food was good and the beers were cold! We liked the atmosphere and it was close to the pier. I...More

Thank ideal21
Reviewed 7 January 2018

I ordered rolled tacos, they were clearly from Costco, "Delimex" brand. I can not believe a restaurant would pawn off frozen food. I called to inquire about the origin of the rolled tacos. The employee said they were not from Costco, I then asked if...More

Thank matzapann
Reviewed 3 January 2018

When in this area, Johnny Manana's is a place we always visit. Sometimes it is very busy, but worth the wait. Outdoor patio seating in the sunshine with big umbrellas is fun. Staff is friendly and the great food makes for a super lunch!

Thank SusieD1999
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Good Value Mexican with outside patios and small taco shop interior. Food good and great value. Surfers and Oceanside Native handout thats been here for years. Owner one of nicest guys anywhere.

Thank Brackstead
Reviewed 17 December 2017

On the recommendation of resort staff, we decided to try Johnny Manana's. Our food took a while...apparently because my husband had the daily special? I had a fish burrito which was piping hot and delicious! My husband's fajita meal was also very good. Others' meals...More

Thank LoriAnn1010
Reviewed 19 November 2017

As if plucked out of the heart of Mexico is Johnny Manana's. Enjoyed the food (made per order), good salsa, good margs, (too) sleepy vibe and nothing going on if you dine in.

Thank greggo8
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is not an upscale place but serves good food at good prices. It is more of a self serve place where you order your food and pick it up at the counter. Located near the movie theater, walk to and from the beach and...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 7:59 AM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 Mission Ave, Oceanside, CA 92054-2553
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside
  • Phone Number: +1 760-721-9999
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