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El Sancho Loco

2271 Michael Dr, Newbury Park, CA 91320-3340
+1 805-376-8226
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tongue” (2 reviews)
“lengua” (2 reviews)
“refried beans” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00 Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
2271 Michael Dr, Newbury Park, CA 91320-3340
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Not the cleanest, not the fastest. Authentic, you betcha. Just dig in and enjoy the Nacho Libre ambience, Aye carumba!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bob L
Reviewed 17 October 2018

I ordered a chorizo breakfast burrito. I tried to call in my order but nobody answered the phone. The burrito didn't seem cooked. The beans were mildly warm. Everything tasted like it was from yesterday or before. Didn't taste fresh or pleasantly warm. It tasted...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rayolvera
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Not only does this place have delicious Mexican food, but they do so much to support our local sports teams. Great burritos, shredded chicken, refried beans...and so much more. Thanks so much, El Sancho Loco!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank SherryS111
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Very authentic home cooked Mexican food Reasonably priced Generous lengua portions Not too spicy menudo Complimentary corn chips Chile relleno burrito huge Friendly service TVs to watch soccer games Ample parking Horchata and funnel cakes available

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Margaret Y
Reviewed 29 December 2017

joe (i think that is the owner's name?) was friendly & helpful. (when i first called to inquire about catering, the woman who answered the phone/asked questions, seemed..."annoyed" and was rather rude'ish) then when i called to book, joe answered and was awesome! we catered...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank aleciae2014
Reviewed 28 December 2017

I happened to go to Micheal's Bikes for a repair. In this out of the way small strip mall there was El Sancho Loco so I looked at what people were eating, it all looked pretty good! Also what caught my eye was the drinks!...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank ColorQueen2014
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful service as I was able to substitute tongue instead of the usual ham and chicken in one of their salads. Salad had black beans in bottom of bowl and avocados, cheese, and tender tongue on top of lettuce. Choice of ranch or thousand island...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Margaret Y
Reviewed 2 June 2017

They have very good food in general but Taco Tuesday is great! We go every Tuesday we're in town. The carnitas are wonderful and it's hard to go wrong for $1 tacos. Happy hour beer etc. Owner and staff are very friendly.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Michael P
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Food was very good - Large menu needs better prtctng - Some items shown with actual price - Most of the menu items listed indicated the price as VARIES ?? I asked if they had a take out or to go menu I could have...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Buster1543
Reviewed 10 May 2017

my kids love it here, burritos are their favorite. Food is great. Tacos taquitos. Sinfully delicious.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Katama K
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Bob S
20 July 2015|
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Response from Ralph S | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I have dinner there frequently. Joe is the owner and a very nice and honest person. I suggest you stop by to see him, or call him. I assume you saved the receipt which should help Joe to resolve the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2271 Michael Dr, Newbury Park, CA 91320-3340
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Newbury Park
  • Phone Number: +1 805-376-8226
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