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Colima's Mexican Food

2302 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92104-2720
+1 619-297-2715
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good29%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“burrito” (10 reviews)
“sopes” (2 reviews)
“rolled tacos” (2 reviews)
Opens in 25 min
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Fast food, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
2302 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92104-2720
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

I love coming to this place. Quick service and great food. Never had a burrito yet, they are huge though. Instagram @planefoodies

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank PlaneFoodies
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent food the dishes are plenty full and they have the Mexican flavour. The sopes are big! The tostadas de ceviche excellent, and the tortas... fantastic.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 625reginas
Reviewed 29 August 2018

To look at this place from the outside, you would likely either not think much at all or you might take a pass.as it looks a bit dodgy. But do yourself a gfavpr and go in as tshi is some of te hbnest tex-mex food...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank gojushiho
Reviewed 5 April 2018

It's a tiny place with not much parking and a drive thru that flows back into the street at times. This should be your first clue that something amazing is going on here. Only like 8 or 9 tables inside and a menu that stretches...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 35745JohnK
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

New Yorker having Mexican food in CA for the first time. Was looking for a place with a "locals feel". Hit the jackpot. Loved it. Great taste. Great prices. If I'm ever back in San Diego I'll swing by. Had to try the fish tacos....More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank roc585nation
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Have been eating here for years and food has always been good. Everything we have eaten has been good from the rolled tacos to the milanesa torta to the sopes and lots of combination plates . The tortas are big with a large variety of...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Commodore2010
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This place looks like a dive, but it is amazing. Really great food, very nice staff, small little place. Really good rolled tacos.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank keith f
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I went here after reading the reviews. Ordered the surf n Turf Burrito it was as big as my arm and loaded with quality ingredients. The shrimp were big and cooked perfectly and the carnie asada was tasty. They had a nice salsa bar and...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank chefjeff60
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

If you want good Mexican Food. Got to Colima's. The best Taco Shop in San Diego. Love the Roll Tacos, Carne Asada Burrito, Nachos. Everything is good. Ever in San Diego and want a good Taco Shop a must..

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank avinniev
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Authentic Mexican! This is my go to spot. They are always busy. This includes Mexican workers from nearby construction sites. They know what's good. It's this food. Don't expect fancy sit down, there is limited room In the dinning room. Outside there are three rickety...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Jeeper19
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2302 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92104-2720
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-297-2715
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