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1480 Eastlake Pkwy, Chula Vista, CA 91915-1927
+1 619-482-2149
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Chula Vista, California
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153 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Clean restaraunt friendly staff. Not too busy at all. Nice outdoor seating section that's covered. One of the few times I sat outside and wasn't bothered by birds.

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Palm Desert
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2014

It is Rubios. I have found them to be fairly consistent. I just ordered wrong and got the regular fish tacos which are fried instead of the ones which are grilled. Service was fast and everyone pleasant. We ordered to go and when we sat to eat, there were no surprises. Always a good thing!

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2013

Rubio's is known for its fish tacos and burritos. Combine those with a variety of sauces ranging from tasty top tangy, and you've got a great meal at a reasonable price.

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Chula Vista, California
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182 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2013

I always have the steak burrito and I always ask them to grill two fresh jalapeno peppers for me. Portions of rice and beans are not so big, but the burrito makes up for it. Goes well with a Corona and Lime:-)

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Thank ldo96
San Diego, California
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128 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2013

Great food and always fast and friendly service. Their fish taco's are the best in town (they should be since they invented the fish taco). Other selections are just as good. Unlike other fast food places they have not become complacent and the food and service are as good as when they first opened!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Seafood, Healthy
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1480 Eastlake Pkwy, Chula Vista, CA 91915-1927
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 619-482-2149
Description
The first restaurant was opened in 1983 in San Diego by Ralph Rubio and his father, Ray, who started the fish taco phenomenon that spread across the nation. Today, Rubio’s menu has grown from The Original Fish Taco® to include additional chef-crafted seafood recipes that feature shrimp, wild salmon and ono. In addition to sustainable seafood, Rubio’s offers chargrilled chicken and steak, fresh made guacamole and salsas and sauces that are prepared daily.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?