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712 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3029
+1 805-884-0964
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Was looking to go to La super Rica taqueria, but they didn't accept credit cards and we had no cash so we wound up at this place just a block north. Great food, you get warm chips with salsa the minute you sit down. Pretty much every entré on the menu is $10 or less. We had the fish tacos... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

i got off the freeway to eat at super rica, but the line was too long. disappointed, i walked back to my car and noticed that i was parked in front of another mexican restaurant. the rest is simply the best mexican food i've had in the usa.

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

The place is alright. Waitress' were very friendly and quick! The water was undrinkable (ironic that I couldn't drink the water? lol) and not sure why. But the food was good. My husband and I both ordered burritos. They were huge! We didn't eat again for about 7 hours. I got the vegetarian one - wouldn't recommend it. I have... More 

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Thank andreao233
Santa Barbara CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2015

Santa Barbara abounds in really good Mexican restaurants. Cesar's Place serves unique authentic Guanajuato style seafood - and, if you're lucky enough to get there before they run out of it on weekends, birria. The service is excellent, the crowd is Mexican non-touristic. I've lived here 15 years and never heard of it. What a find! Really the taste of... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

We were recently visiting Santa Barbara for my college reunion and wanted to find a place to pickup breakfast burritos to eat at East Beach. I am not a huge fan of breakfast burritos, especially if they are spicy. However, I have to say that the burrito I had was hands-down the BEST one I've ever eaten. We highly recommend... More 

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Thank Meghan M
Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2013

Try the fish enchilada and the cocteles. The best Mexican food in SoCali! The three of us over enjoyed it!

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Thank Corinna1973
Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2012

I really wanted some good mexican food after not living in California for years and I have found it. Got there for an early lunch at around 10:30am for the BEST Chili Rellano, tacos and enchiladas I have ever tasted. The service was wonderful, the food was hot and I cannot wait to go back! This is the best food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 712 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3029
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-884-0964

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?