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La Paloma Restaurant

) #18 of 195 Restaurants in Vista $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
116 Civic Center Dr, Vista, CA 92084-6034
+1 760-758-7140
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (5 reviews)
“enchiladas” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
116 Civic Center Dr, Vista, CA 92084-6034
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

No need to review as this pace is permanently closed! Sorry to see this landmark close!.Had many great margaritas, dinner entrees, meetings here over dinner and now it's gone.

Thank tango982015
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

This is family friendly restaurant located near The Civic Center. Traditional Mexican food with big portions. The service was okay. I feel they are understaffed.

Thank Lil_Travel_Fiend
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

My family and I have been here many times. We also LOVE to bring friends from out of town. The Original Margarita is the best and the assortment of menu items insures that there is something for everyone. The only drawback is you'll have to...More

Thank Betsy G
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Not a good representation of Mexican food. Food was boring and bland! Service sucked! Never going back!

Thank Sandy K
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

nice atmosphere, good service & lots of choices on the menu from traditional to items with antelope,& quail, just to name a couple!

Thank Sandra K
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Good service, fast seating, great food. Outside area is nice. Came here with family, Friday is bust but we were served in a good amount of time.

Thank Chelsey A
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Had a girls lunch here, I had forgotten how good the huge tostada sale was! The patio was delightful on a warm summers day and the margaritas sure we're tasty. This is a nice, reasonable and good food place to meet friends for lunch or...More

Thank DebbieMurphy2015
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We have been here a couple of times and never enjoyed the food or the service. So disappointing as the ambiance is beautiful. Just not our style. But they tend to be busy so I'm sure it's just us. Check it out and submit your...More

Thank jennsantel
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We have been here several times before, and though it has always been a bit overpriced, the food was adequate. This time everything was pretty bland. The salsas were unimpressive. We are Native Arizonans with several weeks a year spent in California. We are used...More

Thank retiredandready
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Food is typical Mexican food. nothing out of this world. Actually you could get better food from some of the taco shops around town, The prices are high & seems your paying for atmosphere, it is a nice place. Drinks seem way over priced to...More

Thank 5weezy
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Colleen J
Do you have a private room available? if so, what are the costs and conditions for using it? ie, is there a charge, a minimum number of guests, etc.
16 March 2016|
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Response from G B Nino C | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe they have a separate room: as the person replied above the restaurant offer an outside are which very quiet and "Private" so to speak.
Lawrence Martin K
How do we get from paris to deauville on a saturday?
4 September 2015|
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Response from Lawrence Martin K | Reviewed this property |
Yes we took the city train from Montparnasse to Deauville.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Civic Center Dr, Vista, CA 92084-6034
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 760-758-7140
  • E-mail
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