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Restaurante Los Pinos

2019 N Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-2703
+1 831-425-2554
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  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
2019 N Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-2703
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Simple Mexican food done with excellent ingredients, this is one of the better places to get a burrito in Santa Cruz.

Thank neiltony
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The burritos here are awesome. You can eat them for 2 meals because they are that filling. The chips and guac are great so that should tell you what to expect. If a place gets guacamole wrong-that is a bad sign. I like that you...More

Thank twinklehead
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

In Santa Cruz for the weekend. Hotel gave us this recommendation for "authentic Mexican food". They were spot on. First - the chips and salsa were perfect. Mexican coke - Yay. Friend had cheese enchiladas and loved them. I had the Fajitas de res. OMG....More

Thank Alyson B
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Small eat in restaurant, very casual but the food was authentic Mexican, fresh and delicious. Service was very attentive and the place was packed

Thank flycatcher06
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Good for the guacamole, camarones and chile relleno. A lot of the dishes are just average, though. The wine selection is TERRIBLE! Drink the beer or a soda rather than taking a chance on their wines. It's true level is 'GOOD' wich is not an...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We had high hopes for Los Pinos after reading all the positive reviews, and visually, it seemed like a cool hole in the wall type Mexican place. However, our burritos were pretty bland like something from the school cafeteria. For some reason, we didn't receive...More

Thank interviewtraveler
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I would consider this more of an Americanized Mexican Restaurant rather than an Authentic Mexican Restaurant. That being said there's nothing wrong with getting French fries with your carne asada. Great comfort food and a nice place to relax, watch out for their habanero salsa,...More

Reviewed 31 March 2016

Passed by here several times gave it a go. Our youngest goes to UCSC and every time we come to Santa Cruz we try and mom n pop it for food. Los Pinos is family run love it. Very friendly and welcoming and smelled like...More

Thank MWM1958
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Los Pinos has become my "go to" place for Mexican food in downtown Santa Cruz. The food is delicious, the service is fast, and the price is right. You won't find a better deal anywhere than their super tacos. Each meal comes with complimentary chips...More

Thank Avtar K
Reviewed 21 January 2016

I took my friend out for lunch on his birthday. He recommended that we go to Restaurante Los Pinos. I'm glad he did. The salsa choices were an amazing compliment to their fresh corn tortilla chips. I ordered the carne asada burrito, while my friend...More

Thank KipJohns
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Dinner, Lunch
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Takeout, Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2019 N Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-2703
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-425-2554
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