We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

La Casita Mexican Food

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
2008 9th St, Los Osos, CA 93402-3210
+1 805-528-2786
Website
Today
11:30 - 21:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

68 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 67: English reviews
Murphys, California
Level Contributor
60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I'm visiting this area, I usually go by and get a qt of home made salsa....it's Soooo Good! The chili renello is TDF. Shhh...well kept secret. Go There!

Helpful?
Thank Ruby M
Winnipeg, Canada
Level Contributor
302 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A tired old place that hasn't suffered any interior upgrades for quite a long time. Decor is old and everything seems to fit perfectly with that theme. Good thing that the food is exceptional which explains the place being so busy. Staff were very attentive and energetic to meet our needs, wishes, and wants. La Casita closes at 9:00pm so... More 

Helpful?
Thank SueFromWinnipeg
Los Osos, California
Level Contributor
21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Family owned and run, consistently good, usually fairly quick, affordable prices and the chips are fresh.

Helpful?
Thank Jodyne
Los Osos, California
Level Contributor
22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great Mexican food and very friendly service. We have eaten here many times over the years. Love their Chile Rellenos with shrimp!

Helpful?
Thank Paulatrip8
California
Level Contributor
12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Everything is good here. Always. Family owned. Salsa is to die for. The chips are always great. They do take out marvelously. I would recommend this little Mexican restaurant to anybody!

Helpful?
Thank SusieCueZ
Los Osos, California
Level Contributor
33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Authentic Mexican food that is worth the trip. Handmade fresh salsa everyday and fresh homemade chips are the best around. Try to burritos and you will not go away hungry.

Helpful?
Thank hungrynomore2016
Morro Bay, California
Level Contributor
20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Went there on a Thursday. Not crowded. The service was very poor and inattentive. Waited almost 20 minutes for someone to even come take our order. The restaurant was half empty. The waitress seemed less than happy to be there. Food came about 30 minutes later. The plates were cold. Food was barely warm (cheese wasn't even melted). Beans were... More 

Helpful?
Thank beachgirl66
Clovis, California
Level Contributor
40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Being native Californians, we eat Mexican food all the time. The salsa at La Casita is one of the best our family has tasted. The food was good, but not great. I had the fajitas & was surprised when it didn't come out in a skillet. Something we didn't know until we were already sitting down: They only take CASH... More 

Helpful?
Thank kelleygirlA
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This is a very small and cozy place with good food and a very friendly staff. It is a CASH ONLY restaurant , and we had no idea about that. I handed my credit card to the cashier, and he told me "cash only." Oh no! Our bill was $21.12, and after scraping all my change and some bills together,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Cheryl B
Los Osos, California
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I eat here at least once a week. This is the first restaurant I go to after a long vacation. Scratches the itch.

Helpful?
Thank terrelpsiluvu

Travellers who viewed La Casita Mexican Food also viewed

Los Osos, San Luis Obispo County
Los Osos, San Luis Obispo County
 
Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County
Los Osos, San Luis Obispo County
 

Been to La Casita Mexican Food? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2008 9th St, Los Osos, CA 93402-3210
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Los Osos
  • Phone Number: +1 805-528-2786

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from La Casita Mexican Food staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?