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Roberto's Mexican Food

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2206 Carmel Valley Rd, Del Mar, CA 92014-3704
+1 858-755-1629
09:00 - 22:00
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Sun 08:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 08:30 - 13:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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San Diego, California
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71 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been coming to this Roberto's for decades and have always been happy with their good sized burritos and perfect taquitos. Recently though, there has been a decline in the quality of the food. Although the prices have gone up, the burritos have gotten smaller, and the other day I swear there was no meat in the taquitos I was... More 

Thank Tiare A
Winter Springs, Florida
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114 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here a few years ago when we were on vacation and had to come back again for the best California Burritos. They were just as good the second time around. There is no indoor seating, but plenty of seats outside to enjoy the California sun while you eat. It's our favorite place for California Burritos.

Thank scoobysmom2003
Portland, Oregon
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81 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

After moving away from San Diego one thing we miss is great Mexican food. While on a recent trip back, one of our first stops was Robertos - and we were not disappointed. I just love their chips and guacamole!

Thank robinmW5697HK
Big Sky, Montana
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209 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Picked up some breakfast burritos here, they were excellent ! Service was quick & friendly! I dont think you can go wrong here !

Thank buffaloMT
Des Moines, Iowa
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We've been to Roberto's several times. It's a small place and there is only outside seating...Oh well...Have some really good food and watch the ocean! I like the Shrimp burritos. The employees are friendly, helpful, and professional. The prices are affordable. The food is simply delicious.

Thank 367Advisor
Parker, Colorado, USA
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102 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We're from San Diego originally, but have lived in Denver now for 23 years. This Robertos is always one of our stops when we are in town for a visit. The rolled tacos with guacamole are THE best. Literally. My mouth waters as I type this!

Thank jjcoffman
Odenton, Maryland
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

This is such a cute little local place. It's very quaint and decently priced. The parking can sometimes be tough, but there's usually plenty of street parking. The burritos here are probably the best I've ever had. You order your food & pick it up when it's done a few minutes later. The seating is all outside.

Thank kaitiecomer
England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I had a shredded chicken burrito. Simple but tasty. The place looked very popular and local so it must be good.

Thank Wendyw328
Chicago, Illinois
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I would give Roberto's 5 stars, but they don't serve beer and there is no indoor seating. The California burrito is the best I've had in San Diego and their salsa is quite good as well. They have a good, but not great, view of the coast with a lagoon in the foreground. We ordered food for a family of... More 

Thank Max F
San Diego, California
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76 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Great variety of Mexican food, thoughtfully prepared and served...AND you get a gorgeous view of the lagoon (maybe the ocean, if you're lucky). Can't beat the tastes of everything!! Enjoy!!!

Thank Marlene Z

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Mexican, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:30 - 13:00
08:30 - 13:00
08:30 - 13:00
08:30 - 13:00
08:30 - 13:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2206 Carmel Valley Rd, Del Mar, CA 92014-3704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Del Mar
  • Phone Number: +1 858-755-1629

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?