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Baja Betty's

1421 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3404
+1 619-269-8510
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“cheese dip” (6 reviews)
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
Mexican, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1421 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3404
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1 - 10 of 115 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haven't been here in almost 10 years. I remembered why I loved it so much! The staff is amazing, even brought me some ice for my neck. The food was tasty and the drinks are wonderful. One of the best happy hours around.

Thank Brent H
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Whoever came up with the recipes for this "Mexican Restaurant" has no idea on how to prepare Mexican food. I, as a true Mexican, knows about such flavors and this food is way at the bottom. Expensive and bad. Not much to say, only that...More

Thank Manuel_Bravo
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

This place is so much fun! Wether it’s for happy hour or dinner or even Brunch, this place has it all. Food is yummy, drinks are fabulous and the wait staff is fantastic!! They are all good natured and friendly. They are half the fun!...More

Thank Judy V
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Fun place for some great Mexican food. Fish tacos were particularly good and the cheese dip - so addictive! Drinks were good and service was great. We had a fun dinner on the patio people watching. They are dog friendly too which was nice Next...More

Thank KGG22
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We put off a visit to this popular spot for a long time because of the noise coming from inside--and even from the patio--as we walked past. When we finally tried it for dinner, we found the noise deafening (both music and conversation), as expected....More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

If I could rate this restaurant higher than the 5, I would do that. We were directed to the restaurant by a local person in San Diego and the restaurant turned out to be a great find. The food choice is wide and was absolutely...More

Thank Roopalichauhan
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This restaurant was wonderful. The staff was extremely friendly, the food was great, and crowd was nice too.

Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Great place to meet up friends both old and new. Food is displayed for brunch in there private dining area. Well appointed types, breakfast, lunch and dinner type foods are in abundance. The staff is awesome. They love to chit chat and make everything a...More

Thank ShawnW1716
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Diverse, delicious assortment of Mexican cuisine in a relaxed setting. Good table service. Many choices. Sunday morning family brunch. Well worth it and not terribly expensive. Parking can be difficult so be prepared.

Thank Neal L
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

The enchiladas were YUM! I had the chicken and carnitas with refried beans. I enjoyed the vodka-rita, and the delight of sitting at the bar. Great music as well!

Thank FayeCooke
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Response from Z6343VCjohnh | Reviewed this property |
Yes no problem they are very dog friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1421 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3404
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-269-8510
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