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Oscar's Mexican Food

225 S Rancho Santa Fe Rd, San Marcos, CA 92078-2301
+1 760-744-1729
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
16 May 2018
“Best tacos in San Marcos and Vista!”
20 May 2017
“Great Traditional Mexican Food”
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
225 S Rancho Santa Fe Rd, San Marcos, CA 92078-2301
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

By far the best taco joint I have found in San Marcos and Vista. The homemade salsas are awesome, and the food will not leave you hungry. The carne asada burrito was STUFFED with tons of meat guac and pico, YUM!!!

Thank ExploringViking96
Reviewed 20 May 2017

This place has been around for many years, but we had never been. My daughter recommended it, so we decided to give it a try. Nothing fancy, Order at the counter an find a table. But very good traditional Mexican food with large portions. It...More

1  Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Oscar's is a great place to pick up lynch or a quick dinner. We often go after Church on Sunday. Catering it s a lesser known specialty of this family style restaurant.

Thank JamesJOceanside_CA
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Been going to Oscars for 10 years. One of the best Mexican food restaurants in San Marcos. I like the chicken torta and rolled tacos. Good salsa bar with carrots, jalapenos, radishes, green onion. They need to work on their salsa's, very runny and lack...More

Thank Ed944
Reviewed 25 March 2016

I really like this little informal restaurant as they have very reasonable prices, very large portions and pretty good Mexican food. This combination makes it a very good value. Their burritos and quesadillas are very large (have not tried anything else). They also have a...More

Thank xhotelcritic
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Not what we were expecting after reading the other reviews. Unfortunately quite disappointed with the service. Staff seemed nice enough however food came out separately for my wife and I and more than a couple of minutes apart. Odered two beers while here and both...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 18 May 2015

Great mexican food. Especially the seafood and fish based dishes. Decent prices. Highly recommended.

Thank cloudsrest57
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Being in California there are a lot of Mexican Restaurants. Some are Great and of course some really bad. This is a good one for sure. The service is fast and the staff are friendly.

Thank Latnldy1
Reviewed 9 April 2015

Excellent carne asada burritos. We go here every time we are in the area. The burritos are large and will easily make two meals. We'll be back!

Thank AnnieP7
Reviewed 21 March 2015

I came here for the first time with friends who regularly eat here. The tacos are excellent with lots of flavor. I had the surf and turf and skirt steak tacos. Both were great. It's definitely not the fanciest place, but you won't regret coming...More

1  Thank mikedc0813
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 S Rancho Santa Fe Rd, San Marcos, CA 92078-2301
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Marcos
  • Phone Number: +1 760-744-1729
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