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La Siesta Restaurant

920 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4646
+1 949-498-3094
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“chips and salsa” (13 reviews)
“carnitas” (13 reviews)
“taco” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
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920 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4646
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

We've been here a few times now, and always leave satisfied. While nicely decorated, it's not slick, but comfortable. Last visit I had chicken enchiladas in mole sauce, and the sauce was fantastic - complex, with a clear hint of chocolate as well as a...More

Thank bartr
Reviewed 17 January 2017

It's a local hangout for inexpensive eats and drink. Full bar. The food is yummy ( not gourmet) and filling. Prices are very reasonable. It was crowded and noisy on a Sat night with a 20 min wait. But service was fast and good. If...More

Thank rcande007
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Great food, excellent service with a nice friendly atmosphere. I've eaten there several times and never have had a bad meal. Enjoy going back each time.

Thank Joe L
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

La Siesta, in San Clemente CA, is a sort of old fashioned Mexican Restaurant. The staff is always welcoming, can answer any questions about the menu, and never make you wait for service once you are seated. There can be a wait to be seated...More

1  Thank Terri H
Reviewed 13 October 2016

If you like Mexican food this is the best! Dining in or having a party catered the food and the service is spectacular. The Huevos Rancheros are the best I have ever had! They know how to make beans and rice, that means they know...More

Thank Donald B
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere and amazing food, great place to relax and eat, margaritas were awesome as well. Sat inside but with doors and windows open feels like you are outside

Thank colin66Herriman
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

My sister-on-law is not fond of this place, but I like it. It is not far from home and it is a reliable place to eat. It has been around for a while and I have the feeling that they have a regular crowd at...More

Thank Johnkinder
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We had lunch here back in June during a 3-day beach vacation and were pleasantly surprised how good the food was. I enjoyed one of the best enchiladas I had ever had. The prices were very reasonable as well. The location is convenient on the...More

Thank gacarter717
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Prices are up and quality is way down at the La Siesta. The last two times we have tried La Siesta the food quality left a lot to be desired. My Chili Verde was tough one time from being undercooked and dried out another time...More

Thank Lighthouse2006
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We have been coming here for 6 years. When we vacation in Dana Point we always eat here - never disappointed... great salsa.

Thank Don H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 920 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4646
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-498-3094
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