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El Taco Grande

1096 Casitas Pass Rd, Carpinteria, CA 93013-2109
+1 805-684-0135
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good63%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Behind the IHOP Right Off the 101 Freeway”
20 Jan 2017
“it was ok”
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1096 Casitas Pass Rd, Carpinteria, CA 93013-2109
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 21 December 2014

On my previous stop, I enjoyed their soft shrimp taco and cheese enchilada. This time, I tried their vegetarian burrito that was full of fluffy rice, refried beans, lettuce, salsa and cheese. My to-go order was ready when I got there amazingly since I had...More

Thank dkayrenick
Reviewed 8 November 2014

We stopped here on the offchance and had a very good lunch. Not knowing exactly what some of the options were (and not wanting to hold up the line any more than we already had) we opted for a taco salad each. They were large,...More

Thank Dawn S
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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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