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105 S Main St Ste 7, Templeton, CA 93465-9601
+1 805-434-3632
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Templeton, California
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

Not the worst...but, then again, they really, really, really need to improve. Have tried the at least five (5) times and always the same bland food. Really want them to shine, but they just can't deliver.

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Thank its_Marci
SAN LUIS OBISPO
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83 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

We came in for a specialty thing, um, pupusa? Very yummy. Also had a very good chili relleno. The service is very friendly, the atmosphere very homey.

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Thank caposmith
Templeton, California
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

This is a great little place. The food is good at a reasonable price. The salsa here is really good and they will give you all you want. Nothing fancy about the decor, but that adds to the charm of this place.

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Thank nutcop
Templeton, California
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71 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2015

Not too much authentic here but good American Mexican food. Have been coming here for almost 20 years and it never disappoints I just wish they were more authentic in their food offerings.

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2014

When on holiday I don't eat I the same place twice - going to make an exception with this one and go again tomorrow. Best homemade salsa ever, they make it with fresh ground green jalapeños! Whoa fantastic! Main courses delivered bang on, will be posilt for choice tomorrow night but will keep you posted!

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Thank Tracymadge
Paso Robles, California
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137 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2014

Went there for dinner and had a couple of carnitas tacos. The meat was long, stringy, dry and tough. The worst carnitas I ever had. The refritos were soupy, and the rice, well who could mess up rice. Pretty disappointing, and I won't be going there again.

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1 Thank Gaz1941
Atascadero, California
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292 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 338 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2014

Here is the deal - These guys are from El Salvador - The Pupusa is the thing. Inexpensive (under 3 bucks) and Good and Flavorful! Try it! That and a small Chile Verde tostada and I am full! the amazing thing is three of us have gone in had dinner and got out for a twenty! Nice deal for sure.... More 

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Thank CharleySays
San Luis Obispo, California
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135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2013

OK, look, California leads the nation in Mexican restaurants per capita (that's my guess). And 99% are very predictable with the same old rice, frijoles, and borderline fare (pun intended) that ranges from Sysco to muy autentico. Since discovering an El Salvadoran delicacy/staple called: "puposa" a few years ago in LA, I've made it a quest to find and sample... More 

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Thank SledMan
Templeton, California
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2011

The food is fair by local standards, but as for good Mexican food, it falls short. I have been there three times hoping to experience some good, authentic Mexican food. I will wait another 6months or so. If they are still in business, I will try it again. The best dish I had was the Chilli Relleno. The rice is... More 

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Atascadero, California
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292 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2011

Charleys Says - try the pupusas. This is a dish from San Salvador and it is wonderful for a light lunch of dinner. One of these and a chili Verde tostada was wonderful for me on my last visit. Simple, small, hidden in Templeton and worth the stop!

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Thank CharleySays

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Mexican, Spanish
Meals
Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 S Main St Ste 7, Templeton, CA 93465-9601
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Templeton
  • Phone Number: +1 805-434-3632

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