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Ruben's Sabor de Baja

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KM. 46. 5 Cantamar | Next to PEMEX, Cantamar, Rosarito 22710, Mexico
+52 661 613 2371
11:30 - 22:00
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San Diego, CA
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215 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Gorgeous restaurant with charming service and excellent menu! The best caesar salad I've ever had, made right at my table. I could eat it every night for the rest of my life! The first night we had lobster bisque with a topping of puff pastry and seafood soup which turned out to be cioppino in a fabulous broth. The second... More 

Thank Connie B
Rosarito, Mexico
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61 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are many Sunday buffets on the Baja coast. The best one by far in the TJ/Rosarito/PrimoTapia area is Rubens. They have a large selction of both American and Mexican foods. Also they have a grill to cook beef, chorizo, chicken, ribs etc. They could go a little stronger on the salads and deserts, but it's a buffet with plenty... More 

Thank Joe L
san francisco
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We've been coming down to this area for years and finally got to the new Rubens. So glad we did! Wonderful food, a beautiful dining room, great service and moderately priced. Have the ribs. Highly recommended.

Thank susansf
Winnipeg, Canada
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58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

we were lost looking for another restaurant and just happened to see Ruben's. well very up scale and posh, excellent menu choices,and fine dining atmosphere. we ordered 2 mexican meals and they were excellent and delicious. not spicy per se. soup of the the day 'cream corn' very sweet and tasty. great service. we will be back address is Carr.... More 

Thank karenandvelcro
Tijuana, Mexico
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My husband and I were not very sure to get here but then it was love a first bite! We try the BBQ Ribs...it was enough to feed more than two people and it taste delicious! My little one finish full of BBQ all over her face and really enjoyed her plate. The place is nice, it will need a... More 

Thank XennyaP
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Always love Rubens....been coming here for over 10 years....love them in there new location....just look for the white house near K-46...they have daily specials....concerts....buffetts.....check there Facebook for updates....had the shrimp cocktail for dinner....so many shrimp....highly recommended.

Thank Ti T
Los Angeles, California
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

So this restaurant has decent food. The fresh squeezed OJ is out of this world. Really good clam chowder. The staff was very attentive & cordial. They get 5 stars for the above. I would be remised if I didn't tell you that their chille relleno is sub par. They really need to go back to basics with this dish.... More 

Thank Vcloo83
Rosarito, Mexico
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Outdoor Sunday brunch was excellent with very tasty food and free flowing champagne for around $15 USD. Only recommendation would be to get better shade because on a warm day the umbrellas cannot cover well enough and someone is always in the bright sun. They are going to open a new Ruben's Buffet at the Pabellon (looks like soon!) -... More 

Thank dcilliers
Rosarito, Mexico
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65 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016

As I've mentioned in a previous review on Ruben's that they accommodate groups of just about any size. This year I coordinated with Ruben to accommodate my group of 30 people for New Year's Eve early dinner. Ruben graciously came up with a special menu selection for my group and was even able to forward to him via email exactly... More 

Thank Kevin R
los angeles
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179 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2015

I was there with friends on Christmas eve. I ordered fried clalamari which was beyond indedible. It could not be chewed through. The waiters understood, and the owner was apprised of the situation. He cruised by our table several times and never said a word. Did not greet me going in or out.

Thank foredeckchick

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: KM. 46. 5 Cantamar | Next to PEMEX, Cantamar, Rosarito 22710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Norte  >  Rosarito
  • Phone Number: +52 661 613 2371

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