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78447 Highway 111, La Quinta, CA 92253-2085
+1 760-564-0116
10:00 - 21:00
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Tustin, California
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134 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I came here for lunch and really enjoyed the fish tacos. We had the tacos especial which included guacamole, cheese, and cilantro/onion over and above the regular fish tacos. They were SO good. We also ordered the combo plate which included chips and beans. Everything was fresh and hot. Service was pretty good but they were understaffed... More 

Thank icyvelvet
Indio, California
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I have been going to this Rubio's for years and have never had a bad experience . It's always spotlessly clean, the staff is courteous , and they always get my orders correct. The food tastes very fresh, and there are lots of healthy options on the menu.

Thank Kathy725
Seattle, Washington
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

I absolutely love the fish tacos at this place. They do not skimp on quality or portions (even when it is Taco Tuesday). The tortillas are so soft and taste incredibly homemade. $1.75 Fish Taco every Tuesday? If I lived here, I'd come every week. Also ordered some beans and chips as sides and it hit the spot! Love the... More 

1 Thank Christopher B
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50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

In the land of "happy hours" this restaurant has continued to attract quite a crowd despite the competition. We meet here at least twice a month with friends to enjoy their original fish tacos. Actually as the years have gone by, the size of the fish has increased! The staff is always welcoming (Norma always greets us and we do... More 

1 Thank Donnamullen
Palm Springs, California
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I am never disappointed when I eat here. The fish tacos and chicken chapotle ranch salad is always good.

Thank missinggreece
Coachella, California
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

I usually come here for their delicious well served Steak Nachos with my daughters. The serving size is good for an adult and two kids.

Thank yaragon01
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Great tasty food. Love the fish tacos. The value is good and the staff is friendly. We have eaten at many Rubik's...all are pretty darn good.

Thank Suzy T
La Quinta, California
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

This is one of our favorite places to have lunch. Rubio's fish tacos are among the very best -- tasty and low calorie. We usually order the meal combo, which includes two tacos beans, chips and a drink, however all of their offerings are tasty and delicious.

1 Thank romriter
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114 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

If you're looking for cheap, quick and nutritional lunch, this is the place. Fish in a taco shell with beans and vegetable is quite tasty. It's quite good. In fact, you can try this place for dinner too. Enjoy!

Thank yeulife
Winnipeg, Canada
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65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016

Popped in here as a last minute thought, well the girl working the till serving could not have been nicer, super friendly and helpful, most pleasant smile, the kind that makes your day. (wish I could remember her name). Food was good and fast, this girl working the counter even came outside to make sure all was good while we... More 

Thank Ottr60

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Seafood, Fast food, Healthy
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78447 Highway 111, La Quinta, CA 92253-2085
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-564-0116

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