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California Tacos

606 Alamo Pintado Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2284
+1 805-691-9495
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“tacos” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
606 Alamo Pintado Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2284
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

If you are a tourist and tried of paying inflated prices for blah food in the downtown area of Solvang, try California Taco. Can easily walk there from downtown (.5 miles) and get out from the chaos. Menu is extensive and food was fresh. Honestly,...More

Thank WindyCityNomad
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Stopped here for lunch while passing through and found the food to be only OK. I had the taco platter (two tacos [one beef, one chicken], with rice and refried beans). On the upside, the tortillas are freshly made, but a bit thick for my...More

Thank LMOverby
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Saw this place while driving into town and decided to try it out for lunch. Located in a strip mall with a Rite Aid, The restaurant is not very big but it has plenty of tables. Fresh salsa bar was really tasty. The GF ordered...More

Thank Dooz85
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Home made chips and salsa. Great tacos, and tostadas. Beer on tap. So good we came back two two days in a row. I found my new spot for when I'm just passing through..

Thank ByLandOrBySee
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I greatly enjoyed our lunch. The asada tacos were incredibly flavorful and the handmade tortillas were fantastic; absolutely on par with what we've found in Mexico. They have a good selection of salsas and I was even thrilled to see they had...More

Thank 745lacyh
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I found the restaurant on Google maps after we left the casino. I am going to eat here everytime i come to Santa Ynez. The food is delicious. No crowds and easy parking. The price of the meal was low.

Thank Gerry P
Reviewed 7 June 2017

My favorite item is the pork Hawaiian burrito. The sauces are the key to making your meal delicious. Excellent Pico de gallo and salsa Verde, the cream colored sauces are hot and bomb good. The restaurant is family owned and operated, they are good people....More

Thank unclebud_93463
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Killer Taco's made with Super Fresh items! Wonderful Salsa Bar with multiple selections! This food is very well done - it seems like a "fast food" type of restaurant... but their food is so NOT fast food at all. Everything seems to be all homemade,...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Went to eat dinner after a family member recommended it. Very good meal. Prepared well. Excellent variety of specialty meats and fish to choose from on the menu. We will go back.

Thank John R
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Went here for the first time last weekend. Had the tri tip tacos and they were really good and the beans were delicious! Also, the taco salad was great.

Thank SBayKat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 606 Alamo Pintado Rd, Solvang, CA 93463-2284
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solvang
  • Phone Number: +1 805-691-9495
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