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La Super-Rica Taqueria

622 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3032
+1 805-963-4940
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tortillas” (99 reviews)
“tacos” (115 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
622 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3032
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181 - 190 of 471 reviews

Reviewed 21 December 2014

We stopped here enroute to Morro Bay. The lines weren't long, and the wait was ok This place is cash only- something of importance tome, as I usually dont carry much cash with me.

Thank dhandhania
Reviewed 21 December 2014

Super Rica offers the freshest, most delicious Mexican fare on the planet. What more needs to be said? Go and enjoy!!!

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 19 December 2014

First went there in the 80's and its still great. Try the chorizo and cheese dish. Unbelievable. Tacos are wonderful. Mexican street food at its best. Good food period.

Thank dwendell
Reviewed 12 December 2014 via mobile

We always have lunch here when visiting and there is always a line.sometimes a long line. But it is worth the wait great food, good prices. a Santa Barbara institution

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 11 December 2014

have been going there since they opened in the 80's love the food there and they set the standard for the SB area.....don't like the lines but if you go in the evening not so crowded lunch is busy with a line out the door

Thank rick9cat
Reviewed 11 December 2014

The place itself is a real gem, small and nonchalant with a charming genuineness to it. My girlfriend and I each had a couple tacos after biking around the city on a particularly hot October afternoon. We waited for a little while on line and...More

Thank rickdecesare
Reviewed 9 December 2014

Can't remember who recommended this place, but it was good food on a budget, a local favorite. It seemed to be the place where the well heeled go to be with regular folks. It is cash only, which I can't understand considering all the options...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed 30 November 2014

If you need to stop at Santa Barbara for lunch on your way from LA to southern wine country, or vice versa to do some shopping or people watching, it's hard to beat this Taqueria for a quick bite. You may have to wait if...More

Thank Joehydro
Reviewed 30 November 2014

The food came quickly but the line was long and slow. The word is out and there is always a crowd! Homemade tortillas and a great a la carte menu. If you have the time to stand in the line, the food is worth it.

Thank Marlynne P
Reviewed 30 November 2014

We're regular clients of this Mexican eatery and waited in line for one hour to place our order. As soon as we ordered, we sat down waiting for our food to come up. A group of four people, obviously favored clients, cut the line and...More

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Joe U
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Response from Mike P | Reviewed this property |
Have not been there on Sunday therefore unable to assist.
22 April 2015|
Response from Charlem |
Is it Open on sundays?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 622 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3032
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-963-4940
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