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Ranas Mexico City Cuisine

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9683 Campo Rd Ste A, Spring Valley, CA 91977-1255
+1 619-589-1792
11:00 - 21:00
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Spring Valley, California
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ranas has dishes you won't find in most Mexican restaurants. My favorite is the Carne Asada Alambre. They also have delicious enchiladas with a pecan sauce and of course their peanut butter chicken. great food at reasonable prices and great service too!

Thank Susan R
Spring Valley, CA
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Choose any true Mexico City dish and it will be made with authentic, fresh ingredients. Oscar and his team offer a warm, friendly welcome. We've eaten here since it opened and found the experience always great!

Thank gokruzel
San Diego, California
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been many times to Ranas, I am a native Mexico City gal and know it is hard to find really authentic Mexican food. I can say with confidence that they have great service and quality food . I will warn you though some of the salsas used are very Spicy! Which is ok for some but not for others,... More 

Thank Nitzky
San Diego, California
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We were out with friends and they suggested Ranas for dinner. It was a first time for all of us. When we arrived we saw a crowded casual dining room. We were seated and our server was excellent. In fact, the entire staff was very funny and warm. I tried the Mole Rojo and my wife had the Carne Asada... More 

Thank Jeff A
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132 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This was my first time here, and I will be back. The food was excellent. I got the Shrimp a Diabala. Entrees come with soup, and the soup yesterday was excellent. Also comes with rice and beans or you can get just rice or just beans. My friends loved their food as well. Service was great.

Thank Kathy D
El Cajon, Ca
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I went to Rana's 2 weeks ago, my husband & I stopped for lunch(1st time for him), he had the Carne Asada Huarache & I had the Chorizo & Potatoe Huarache, what can I say it was perfect, we both love our dishes, the Green Salsa on the Huaraches were delicious, the atmosphere, excellent service. If u want to eat... More 

Thank rocios63
San Diego, California
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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Back here again for a special occasion and looking for another flavorful experience.. Ranas did NOT disappoint.. Again, the food here was amazing and the service was equally great.. I ordered the Tri-color Enchiladas this time around.. WOW!.. FLAVORTOWN.. Not overly spicy but each one distinctive from the other.. The color on this plate/dish is a experience in itself..I could... More 

Thank Sean F
San Diego, California
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82 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

All their dishes are made from scratch and the choiceii s are plenty,it is authentic Mexico city Cuisine. It's a family owned restaurant and always a family member is present. Some of their signature dishes,Chile Azteca,Wich consist of a Poblano green pepper stuffed with mash potatoes,covered by a sauce made with Huitlacoche, wich is a delicious mushroom that grows in... More 

Thank Ruben2445
Spring Valley, California, USA
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

As the name implies, it's a different kind of Mexican. I know nothing about regional differences in Mexican food, however you will sense that what's prepared here is of a different nature than what is served at most other Mexican restaurants. Most importantly, however, is that the quality is very good. The service has been good when we've been there,... More 

Thank Tim W
San Diego, California
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130 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Casa de Oro's best kept secret! The food and service here is great. I really like the spice and selection. This really needs to be on your list to try.

Thank SoCalGuy01

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9683 Campo Rd Ste A, Spring Valley, CA 91977-1255
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Spring Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 619-589-1792
Here at Ranas we offer authentic Mexico City dishes and dishes from the central region of Mexico. We are family owned and operated since 2004.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?