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El Michuacan Restaurant

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780 Main St Ste H, Ramona, CA 92065
+1 760-789-9071
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Ramona, California
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70 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

El Michuacan is a frequent stop for us. Mexican food is just fine, some excellent drinks raise the bar, and if you get Victor as your waiter you have gone to heaven. The setting is in one of Ramona's older buildings, which give lots of character (Just roll with it and enjoy).

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Thank Early B
Tucson, Arizona
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45 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Went for to go lunch. Mexican food with variety food and does have some alcohol. Pretty bland food for my taste. Not much spicing to it.

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Thank mestucson
San Diego, United States
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81 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I wanted to do something after being inside after a few rainy days had kept us inside. A fried recommended this restaurant because they have a HUGE round fireplace in the middle of their restaurant that they light on cold and/or rainy days. The room is spacious and sitting by the fire added a special touch to... More 

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Thank Teri M
San Diego, California
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66 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

This place has personality! Large fireplace is always lit in the winter to warm this large space. Pictures on the walls seem to have been in place since the 1960s (think JFK & Jackie) they used to theme the tablecloths to the season (not sure if they still do this). Food is a good value & tastes good too

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Thank MrsCritter
Ramona, California
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

Our favorite mexican restaurant in town. Large open restaurant with plenty of seating. Very large wood burning fire place in the middle of the floor that really gives a great atmosphere on cold winter days.

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Thank RMcJR
Dallas, Texas
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

This place has been here forever, it seems. The food is delicious and plentiful. Salsa verde is homemade and soooo... good! Family run and they really seem to care about their patrons.

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Thank desertlori
Ramona, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

I've been going here for years...you know how your memories are sometimes better than today's realities...? This restaurant is open space and dark, with no windows. No air conditioning or heating, but they do keep a lot of floor fans going during the hot months and an indoor fire pit for the cool months. It consists of assorted tables with... More 

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Thank SeanChris
Napa
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130 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

Had a great meal here. Much above normal Mexican food places. Very tasty--hey will put heat in it as you like. Staff was amazing. Very friendly. We felt at home. Talked about things to do etc. Then the rains came. An all time record downpour. We had a beer or tow after lunch to wait it out but no such... More 

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Thank traveler987Napa
Ramona
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

Family owned and operated. Very large room with an enormous wood burning fireplace in the middle. It is the food and the service that is so good.With the fireplace it obviously more enjoyable and interesting duing the cooler weather.

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Thank g06
Ramona, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

Very fresh food, prepared in home like manner. Big fire pit in center for cold days, best service ever.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 780 Main St Ste H, Ramona, CA 92065
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ramona
  • Phone Number: +1 760-789-9071

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