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Baja Bud's

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Santa Monica
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1315 3rd Street Promenade, Ste B, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1354
+1 310-393-6060
10:00 - 22:00
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

very fresh and good quality ingriedents and all food made to order. well priced and quite tasty. very reasonably priced and fast.

Thank pandpCalifornia
New Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2015

Wow, those were some very unique and delicious rellenos they made. A poblano with a plaintain filling and an ancho (delicioso!) with a lovely center - whoo-hoo they were good! Not too hot (unless you are a compete wimp) and very tasty. Also the coffee was so good I could do without the milk. Super service too - counts for... More 

Thank 2Catjoe
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2014

We decided to eat at Baja Bud's after walking around Third Street Promenade. I had a quesadilla and my husband a burrito. We also had some chips and salsa. Very fresh and very yummy.

Thank tuliplvr22
Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2013

The first time I came here I tried the nachos with carnitas. Let me tell you, those were the best nachos I have ever tasted! Don't be picky and try the nachos with everything. They're delicious.

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United States
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Reviewed 28 May 2013 via mobile

We come here almost weekly for the fresh custom made burritos and tamales ... The fresh chips are excellent as is their salsa.

Thank Traveling_a_lot4fun
United States
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187 reviews
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Reviewed 16 October 2012

Food is made fresh here. Very close to authentic Mexican food. There were 2 older guys preparing the food. So no teenagers scooping up food someone else made the day before. I liked watching the 2 guys grill the meat. We had a burrito and enchiladas. Served with plenty of rice and beans. You won't leave hungry here. Location is... More 

Thank Lt_Frank_Drebin
Norwich, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2012

if you want to eat Spanish food, this is the place to go. As you walk in, the food is on display in a glass fronted chiller, so you can see whats going into your food. You tell them what you want, its selected and cooked in front of you, you know its fresh, and you know its freshly cooked... More 

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Reviewed 10 December 2007

check out the burrito ay ay ay

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 20
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1315 3rd Street Promenade, Ste B, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1354
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-393-6060

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Santa Monica

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Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers, roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa Monica pier spins high above the water, while park revelers scream with delight riding the roller coaster. Inland from the beach, Third Street Promenade bustles with shoppers and street performers, where every block seems to have a musical or acrobatic act drawing crowds giving Santa Monica both the feeling of a laid-back beach town and a major commercial hub.
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