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Tony's Jacal

621 Valley Ave, Solana Beach, CA 92075-2428
+1 858-755-2274
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“turkey” (24 reviews)
“carnitas” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
$$ - $$$
621 Valley Ave, Solana Beach, CA 92075-2428
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I can't believe I have driven close to this restaurant and never stopped. Food and service were fantastic. Margaritas were just OK but I would go back ANY Time. Outside seating was beautiful. Parking was no problem and my colleagues loved the place.

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking in we were overwhelmed by the buzz of people enjoying themselves. It was Saturday night so there was a wait for a table but it was a pleasant wait with excellent "top shelf" margaritas and complimentary chips and salsa. Once our table was called...More

Thank Victoria K
Reviewed 1 week ago

my favorite Mexican food stop. Go to order for me is the Turkey Taco. Nachos are best you will find. Margaritas are great. can be very busy

Thank melbye
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has the best authentic Mexican food in the area. Its a family run place with the same owners for 40 years. If you do not want to eat heavy The Nacho's are the best I have had anywhere....pair it with a pitcher of...More

Thank 394dina
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We've been going to Tony's Jacal for over 20 years. People are either For Tony's or for Fidel's right next door. We've been to both but we sure prefer Tony's. Fresh ingredients, home-made menu items, great carnitas, the beat slaw you'll evwr have, fabulous carne...More

Thank 2beans2000
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Great margaritas, great food, great service. Having been taken to a previous Mexican restaurant touted as "the best" by a friend, we were skeptical when again a friend said Tony's was "the best". Well this one was right. Generous Margaritas were slightly slushy, very full...More

Thank PMJC
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful garden setting and themed music. Food good but not exceptional. Friendly service! Expected more based on reviews, closed Tuesday so we tried it on Wednesday.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We've been coming to Tony's Jacal for years with my uncle, who has been coming here pretty much since they opened. The place is sprawling, it's been added on to numerous times. The service is quick and efficient, and the food is good and not...More

Thank jd068
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Free parking, 15 min. Wait time without reservation and bar waiting area. My husband ordered a mid prince sour and it was quite tasty! Our dinner was delicious!

Thank Patty S
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I travel a lot for work and when looking for places for dinner I like to find a busy establishment with a bar area and TV's or communal seating, or something so I'm not just sitting at a table by myself with nothing to do...More

Thank Lyssia M
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outside - we bring our border collie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 621 Valley Ave, Solana Beach, CA 92075-2428
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solana Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 858-755-2274
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