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1711 University Dr Ste 110, Vista, CA 92083-7794
+1 760-724-5341
10:00 - 21:00
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Rubio's is fresh food. Best for a quick meal but the fact that you can eat good, fresh, fast Baja style Mexican food and enjoy a beer at the same time, is epic!

Thank Pauline C
Vista, California
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Rubio's has quality food. Great fish & shrimp tacos & a lot of other stuff on the menu. However they have become pretty expensive for no more than you get. So we do not go as often as we like. They also have beer which my husband appreciates with his fish tacos!!!!

Thank 5weezy
Southrn California
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152 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2013

We try to stay away from "fast food" but the quality of Rubios allows us to indulge. The gourmet chicken and steak tacos are my hands-down favorite. Their black beans make for a healthy side dish. Their salsas are not my favorite, but the quality of the ingredients in the entrees are tasty enough so as not to really need... More 

Thank JudyTheGypsy
Cool, CA
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293 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 387 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2013

The fish tacos are as good here as I have ever found. To have such quality from a "fast food" type location is remarkable. The fish is succulent and hot. It is lightly seasoned and covered in a white sauce that is wonderful. The other selections are also very good -- all made with fresh ingredients. It is fast and... More 

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Vista, California, United States
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2013

Just plain good! They never change their style or their ability to provide excellent food at an decent price!

Thank Jules N
1 review
Reviewed 14 October 2012

It's partly my fault, I decided to eat at a restaurant I've never been too before. I like Mexican food. But this store does not even have horchata. When I asked for it, the guy dismissed me as if thinking that Oust be crazy for padding something he does not even know what it was. Anyway, this is Utah, so... More 

Thank foodloversupreme
Oceanside, California
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112 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2012

Lobster burrito is to die for. I wish they had it all the time. I do love their fish tacos.

Thank Corey K
Surprise, Arizona
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2012

My wife would have eaten here every night for dinner as she is an avid Mexican cuisine freak. I enjoyed this place too, it had great service and food.

Thank James M
Austin, Texas
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2011

Stumbled upon $1.50 fish taco night here (Tues, I think) and ordered 3/pp. They were delicious...unbeatable value. Our little guy loved it too and I noticed many other families, large and small enjoying themselves. So I'd call it very family friendly. Salsa bar is always a nice touch...I sampled all of them and they were terrific. Great spot.

Thank zilkerman
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Reviewed 15 December 2007

yuummmm, fish tacos

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Seafood, Healthy
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1711 University Dr Ste 110, Vista, CA 92083-7794
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 760-724-5341

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?