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Diego's Place

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1104 Industrial Ave, Escondido, CA 92029-1422
+1 760-489-8227
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06:00 - 16:00
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Kansas City, MO
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Diego's Place was suggested as a good lunch spot by local coworkers. It was described as unpretentious or fancy, which is true, but the food is superb. Upon arrival there is a simple ordering counter. If you're unsure don't hesitate to ask for help as they will ask several clarifying questions about what you like and then make recommendations. I... More 

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Thank subpopstar
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

On a trip from Idaho we came here on recommendation from co worker. Excellent burritos. Will come back again!

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Thank Skylar D
skp
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2016

GREAT breakfast burritos. It is so great to be able to grab one of their amazing burritos on the way into work. They are always accommodating to my tweaks to their regular menu items and they are always friendly and efficient.

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Thank skpkwb
Wildomar
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Owners are incredible friendly people with a great sense of humor and they value each of their customers. The food is excellent and their menu is extensive. Limited seating is available but the experience is worth waiting a few minutes to experience the restaurant.

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Thank Lynda G
Colorado
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2016

We decided to give Diego's a shot after reading excellent yelp reviews. We were not disappointed! The portions are enormous, prices were low, and the food was delicious! Don't let the outside of the building or the surrounding buildings fool you, this truly is great food!

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Thank Coloradolawdobe
Escondido, California
1 review
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Diego's is the best. The food is so good that I decided to go back once a week so that I can try everything on the menu. They have not disappointed me yet! The adobada is the best I have ever tasted.

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Thank BlckDrgnTt
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42 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

Xl size portions. Mom and Pop owned (isn't that what America was founded on?). Been visiting Diegos for at least 20years. Very consistent.

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1 Thank Johnnyl k
Oceanside, California
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

Best surf and turf burrito in WWW! Special ranchero sauce. Not too hot, not too sweet. Goldilocks sauce. Family owned and operated. Great folks! Bill

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Thank bill r
Escondido, California, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2014 via mobile

The carne asada burrito is good enough that I just can't bring myself to try anything else. Vanessa is usually running the front of the house and she is friendly yet efficient. Her husband cooks. And he knows what he's doing.

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2 Thank Bob C
Pauma Valley, CA
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2013

I mainly come here for breakfast. The breakfast burritos are the best! There are several choices but my favorite is the California, eggs, potatoes, bacon, onion, bell pepper and cheese. Add the fresh made salsa and the result is heaven. Lunch is also served here, the flautas are great. Not open for dinner, this is a family run place so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
Monday
06:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 16:00
Thursday
06:00 - 16:00
Friday
06:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1104 Industrial Ave, Escondido, CA 92029-1422
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Escondido
  • Phone Number: +1 760-489-8227

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?