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El Palmar

3102 Del Monte Blvd, Marina, CA 93933-3049
+1 831-384-3414
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (2 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
3102 Del Monte Blvd, Marina, CA 93933-3049
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great posole & tacos on tacos night! So good! Very good in all flavor profiles. If you don't like it you don't know real Mexican food made by those who know how to cook...

Thank MarinaMakina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this restaurant on the GPS when we were on the highway. We had lunch on Wednesday so we received a bowl of vegetable soup with our lunch as the daily special. The soup was excellent and we really enjoyed the burritos too. Great...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We've been here a couple of times and the food is good but the service is really slow as there's only 2 people working here. 1 cooking and 1 serving. Be prepared to take your time here. But they're nice and friendly. I had a...More

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We eat here several time during the month the food is excellent, authentic mexican food. I have never had a bad meal, home made tortillas are the bomb. None better. Husband and wife are hard working and kind. They make everything fresh every day no...More

Thank crhalem93933
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I went here with my parents and a friend. We walked in and it took several minutes before our presence was even acknowledged. The place had an eerie feel. There were several other customers inside, but the place was silent. And when we were seated...More

Thank Rachel_2418
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Homemade tortillas, best in Marina in my book! Really good home style Mexican food. We like it more every visit!

2  Thank MarinaMakina
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Food was exceptional. Small, quiet location. Excellent choice since they had specials and total for dinner for 3 was less than $21 including beverages!

1  Thank jwanderlust
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, excellent food. I had Sope and chili relliano. Nachos for appetizer. Neighborhood mexican restaurant. Good for lunch and dinner. Salsa a little spicy but it was delicious.

1  Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Although the decor in this restaurant is dark, drab, and dated, the food is authentic and uniformly excellent. When Ft. Ord was in play, it was the site of Wayne's Steak House. This restaurant is family owned and operated. Service is slow and you have...More

1  Thank hownowmonterey
Reviewed 28 July 2014 via mobile

We found this gem while driving around Marina looking for a restaurant that was still open at 8:00 pm on a Sunday. Fortunately, we came across this place. We had the carne asada burrito supreme and chicken tamales, both were excellent. Whatever you get, be...More

2  Thank DangaBrewin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3102 Del Monte Blvd, Marina, CA 93933-3049
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marina
  • Phone Number: +1 831-384-3414
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