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Swallows Inn

31786 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-2654
+1 949-493-3188
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This is a fun place to visit when in the area. Usually have some pretty good live music. It's a... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Carol B
Ladera Ranch, California
An old favorite...

We actually went with our adult son last Tuesday for their famous "Taco Tuesday". We had our... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good51%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“dive bar” (5 reviews)
“machaca” (2 reviews)
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31786 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-2654
+1 949-493-3188
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

This is a fun place to visit when in the area. Usually have some pretty good live music. It's a locals hangout.

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We actually went with our adult son last Tuesday for their famous "Taco Tuesday". We had our excellent tacos, a margarita, also very nice, and then later a beer. It was just busy enough, music was playing and there was a very pleasant atmosphere. The...More

Thank Johnkinder
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Went there several times this past week... Cowboy dancing on Thurs. nite, good crowd, fun (live) music considering SJC is a beach town... Very much enjoyed Pedro's cooking on Taco Tuesday, very tasty and inexpensive, 2 dollar tacos and 2 dollar Bud Light on draft......More

Thank Valentin R
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The quintessential local cowboy bar turns upscale and multi-cultural. Classic rock in the afternoons and line dancing and two stepping in the evenings. Really a hoot!

Thank oscarrobb
Reviewed 24 May 2017

If you like the "old west" and atmosphere this is the place to go. Always have country western music band and dancing no matter what time we go. If you decide to grab a bite the comfort food they offer for a quick meal is...More

Thank lyndabelle1
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This place brought me back to my early California days. It was great to hear some good Rock 'n Roll and watch folks dancing. It turned out to be a nice unexpected discovery. Just stopped in for a quick beer.

Thank LVRoadWarrior
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

The bartender here robbed me and asked the bouncers to escort me out. I paid for drinks and she basically served everyone else all her friends. When I asked for my drink she became very hostile towards me. When I asked for my money backed...More

Thank Damian C
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Cold beer, juicy burgers, and great music. Thursday nights are the best for country dancing. If your visiting and don't drop in you'll never be able to cross the experience off your bucket list.

Thank Doug A
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Since our first experience was good, we thought we'd give it another shot 4 months later. Again, it was good. The Juevo Rancheros and the Machaca were both excellent. It's not fine dining, but you couldn't tell by the quality and taste. Prices are amazing...More

Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed 19 January 2017

If you want to have fun with the locals, listen to great music and dance-- this is the place to go. I have been going here for years and the crowd is always great.

Thank Arlette C
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