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Ricardo's Place

32082 Camino Capistrano, Ste C, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3727
+1 949-493-4941
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (12 reviews)
“taco” (9 reviews)
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
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32082 Camino Capistrano, Ste C, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3727
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A pretty typical Mexican restaurant with large portions and a wide variety including several mole dishes .

Thank Marc B
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I read good reviews of Ricardo’s but enjoyed it so much more than I anticipated. I had the chicken enchiladas in mole sauce which was the best mole ever. My husband had the pork enchiladas in verde sauce and loved it. The salsa, rice and...More

Thank claudine53
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful meal. great atmosphere and very friendly staff. spotless definitely well worth a second visit.

Thank Frances W
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Four of us came here on a Saturday evening to try out a new restaurant that had good reviews. We must have caught them on a off night the food was pricey and average at best. Ordered a Cadillac Margarita and it tasted like it...More

Thank prosailortim
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I’ve been going to Ricardo’s ever since we moved near SJC. Authentic mexican food. Great service too. A must try when visiting SJC.

Thank Abby D
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Met our friends for dinner here and was encouraged to try the house margarita. I ordered mine with sugar instead of salt rim. I was so happy I did. This place has one of the best margarita's I've ever had. The price was fair and...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Love this place and so happy nothing changed in the last 4 months. Still super clean with great service. Their salsa, chips, and guacamole are perfect.

Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Lots of parking off-street but you could be in for a long walk if they are busy. Excellent service, nice atmosphere, but food left a little to be desired for me. Had the veggie burrito and it was unusual with carrots, squash and chayote …...More

Thank Skytrekker
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent all the way around. Taco Tuesday a great value. Large portions and excellent service. Very good beef and carnitas tacos. Nice chips and salsa. Reasonably priced. Local atmosphere and family vibe.

Thank DeavBBQ
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Recommend by a young man we fished with, this was our last meal and we all agreed tied with the breakfast that morning at Mollie's as the best meal. I will go into detail on this. First our waiter was Salvador. A true professional, a...More

Thank Guinny_Ire
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11 October 2016|
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Response from Arpad P | Reviewed this property |
Like my other reviewers said you can divide some of the dinning room into sections depending on the time and date of your party
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32082 Camino Capistrano, Ste C, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3727
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
  • Phone Number: +1 949-493-4941
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