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El Taco Grande

1096 Casitas Pass Rd, Carpinteria, CA 93013-2109
+1 805-684-0135
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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good54%
  • Average20%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible0%
27 Jun 2018
“Starbucks alternative ”
2 Dec 2017
“Behind the IHOP Right Off the 101 Freeway”
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1096 Casitas Pass Rd, Carpinteria, CA 93013-2109
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

I support local so my wife went to Starbucks and I walked across the parking lot and had a good breakfast burrito from El Taco Grande. The people were very nice there too

Thank HI_Nokaoi
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

I won't be back! This quesadilla filled with chicken fajitas was swimming in grease. I couldn't eat it without feeling disgusted. I ate a few pieces of chicken and the guac then it to trash it went.

Thank Springster
Reviewed 2 December 2017

A friend brought me here. He was a local so I thought, why not. It is not that impressive from the outside but the food is really good. Good portions and delicious. One problem was that when I asked for a number 1 combo, the...More

Thank Ricardo F
Reviewed 21 January 2017

wanted a taco but it was so big you couldnt eat it like a taco had to use a fork to eat it and dipped it in my chips. besides that it was good.

Thank samanthaovitt
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Great food! We had delicious taquitos and huevos con chorizo! The decor is simple and the restaurant is clean. The cashier was pleasant. Over all we'd recommend it!

Thank Iris57classic
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

el pastor burritos are the best! They have fair prices for the area and the food is extremely filling. The restaurant is very small but very delicious!

1  Thank Maliajean13
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

I have been going here for well over a decade but its been awhile since my last visit. Yum the food is still as good as ever! First of all the chips that come with your meal are fresh and crispy and the salsa is...More

1  Thank surfin66
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Just happened to see this restaurant driving by and decided to try. The fish tacos were delicious and rival San Diego for flavor of the fish tacos. I am glad we stopped.

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

The house salsa is pretty good. I had the Camorones Rancheros which was pretty good - the veggies were cooked perfectly but shrimp was slightly chewy. I would say to give this place a try, but don't expect a world-class meal.

Thank Bucksteroni
Reviewed 17 January 2015

We found this little place quite by accident recently while spending a day walking around the beach town of Carpenteria. Located in a shopping center, and not visible from the main street, it may be hard to find but the food is very tasty.They have...More

1  Thank Jim M
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  • Address: 1096 Casitas Pass Rd, Carpinteria, CA 93013-2109
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carpinteria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-684-0135
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