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Los Patios Restaurant

111 W Avenida Palizada, San Clemente, CA 92672-4763
+1 949-631-1017
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tortillas” (3 reviews)
“enchiladas” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
111 W Avenida Palizada, San Clemente, CA 92672-4763
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Inside small shopping center in old town, inside and outside seating area, quality of beef in carne asada was as low as you can get but otherwise the bean burrito and the salsa was good.

Thank vahehg
Reviewed 28 June 2017

My daughter recommended this Mexican restaurant for my son's graduation party. I felt if the kids all like it that I would give it a try. Carlos made sure that I would have the correct amount of food and gave suggestions that were a plus...More

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I recently discovered this little gem in my own town! Do you want authentic Mexican food that you would find across the border in Rosarito or Puerto Nuevo? This is the place!! Their margaritas are the best in town and the street tacos are nothing...More

Thank SCLauraB
Reviewed 25 April 2017

WOW! Carlos was a great waiter; the Marquita was tasty and the atmosphere was neat. The only problem with the place was making a decision on what to get to eat; lots of choices and lots of food on each. My Spinach burrito became 2...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Los Patios has been a long time favorite of my family. We love the atmosphere, the friendly service, and of course the food. Carlos, the owner, is always around, and the servers are kind and attentive. We have come here as a couple, with our...More

Thank Spencer H
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I hate to make it sound as good as it is because I do not want it overcrowded as some of the other good Mexican restaurants in San Clemente are. But to be honest with you this is our favorite Mexican restaurant in town. As...More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This is a rather pricey Mexican Restaurant that is not a comfortable dining experience. The indoor table that we chose is next to where the owner hangs out and plays with his computer that emits sounds. We guess he is playing a game but it...More

1  Thank Lighthouse2006
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We have visited Los Patios twice now and both times, the food was fantastic. The salsa and chips are good, a little heat to the salsa. The menu has all the standards and quite a few house specialties that are a little more creative. Being...More

Thank Roadtrp23
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We evaluate a Mexican Restaurant by the salsa and we were right! It was average. Excellent service, cute and quaint with just OK Mexican food. Needs spice! Good margaritas and large menu selection. Parking at their lot. Happy hour available.

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 27 December 2015

My husband and I went for lunch on a Saturday. We were concerned at first because the restaurant was almost empty at noon. It started filling up shortly afterwards. I had a fish taco and a carnitas taco. The fish taco was great! The carnitas...More

Thank LABeyer
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 W Avenida Palizada, San Clemente, CA 92672-4763
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-631-1017
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