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) #18 of 94 Restaurants in Santee ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican
8915 Carlton Hills Blvd, Santee, CA 92071-2931
+1 619-449-2365
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“fajitas” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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8915 Carlton Hills Blvd, Santee, CA 92071-2931
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Hadn't been in the area for years, so we had to go back to Marieta's! Still the same great food, and even some of the same great staff! love the Chicken Mole, and the Cadillac Margaritas are still the best around. Try the Fajita's if...More

Thank ralph w
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We ate here twice on our last visit to San Diego. I've eaten here many times over the past 20 years and have never had a bad meal. Chips are warm and the salsa is very good. You can request pickled carrots and jalapenos. There...More

Thank 2goldensmom111
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I've been here 3 times with friends for lunch. Very, very reasonable lunch specials. We ordered specials off the placemats. And GOOD!

Thank toody99
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

When we visit my father-in law, we always go to Marietta's for good food. The value is very good, the portion s are not overwelming, And the food taste as quality make me wish the restaurant was on the East coast near Massachusetts.

Thank Captcaffeine
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This place used to be the best - actually only place in Santee where you could order Mexican food and be waited on. The rest of the Mexican food 'outlets' are taco shops, fast food. The Magaritas here are crappy but cheap, the food basic...More

Thank polizzi82
Reviewed 28 April 2016

The best Mexican restaurant in East County (for sure Santee). The food is great. The service is super. We go there so much we know everyone. Home away from home!!!!

Thank connole07
Reviewed 18 December 2015

I used to eat here all the time, so I was surprised to be treated so rudely by the big girl at the reception. We waited 30 minutes outside, came in and she said we got skipped and we need to be placed on the...More

1  Thank IBChuck
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Whenever I feel like high quality Mexican food, I head to Marieta's. The food is excellent and service is awesome!

Thank James C
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I love Mexican food and had eaten there years ago with family. I recently went again to try it out because it is not a fast food Mexican stop. Good food, hot and tasty. I have my preferences like tacos, cheese enchiladas, and chile rellanos!...More

Thank Karen-Kasey R
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Never again will you find home made food as they serve it up here! All the food is prepared like my mom made the Mexican food I know and loved as a young boy. Try the menudo it's so good around 10:00AM on a Sunday!...More

Thank Eddie P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8915 Carlton Hills Blvd, Santee, CA 92071-2931
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santee
  • Phone Number: +1 619-449-2365
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