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Taco Surf

#205 of 3,817 Restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence
Pacific Beach
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4657 Mission Blvd, San Diego, CA 92109-2735
+1 858-272-3877
08:30 - 22:00
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Seattle, Washington
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607 reviews
378 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good food, good service, and very popular place to refuel. They have quite a extensive menu and the food is worth the wait. Thanks

Thank ebcnaz
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is our favorite for California burritos, Carne Asada fries, Chilaquiles, Beef Enchiladas, etc, etc! It has cool decor- surf boards covering the ceiling, and a TV with surfing videos playing. The salsa is hot, and I love hot salsa, so if you don't, ask for mild.

Thank Gialde
Monterosso al Mare, Italy
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very close from the beach Taco Surf is great for a fast meal!!! very cheap and tasty. Try the taco shrimps or they burritos...amazing!!!

Thank antozas
San Diego, California
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It relies a bit to much on the grease to be great Mexican food, but it is good. Especially at the beach where affordable options can be hard to come by. One of the secrets of this place are the parking spots in back off the alley.

Thank barnaby33
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time I ate here was in May 2015. Introduced to me by my sister who found this place with her son during his Ultimate Frisbee tournaments. This is one of their favorite places. This is the second time I ate here, and I found it to be consistent. I swear it was the same lady behind the counter from... More 

Thank Bill F
Northville, Michigan
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

For a midwesternerr visiting San Diego, wanting some local flavor, you cannot do any better than this. I may have grown up in Chicago, but I have a deep appreciation for really well-done Mexican food, and this is the place if you like that. Add in the surf scene, laid back environment and extensive menu, and you cannot go wrong... More 

Thank Da1964
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Awesome tacos! I will go back to San Diego just to have Taco Surf. The service was great, I really enjoyed the Carne Asada taco and my husband loved the Surf and Turf burrito.

Thank Vanessa S
East Lyme, CT
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181 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Ate here twice it was so good. Had the enchiladas and chile relanos with rice and re fried beans. Can't believe re fried beans can taste sooo good. Great food, service and prices.

Thank VinMar_10
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Great prices! Walking distance from Beach. Wishing I would have eaten there before I left San Diego! It was awesome!

Thank Camille H
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

OMG amazing California Burrito! Packed full of tasty tasty stuff. Good value for money surf cafe with laid back vibe and such good fresh food.

Thank obefee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Fast food, Latin, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4657 Mission Blvd, San Diego, CA 92109-2735
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Pacific Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Pacific Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 858-272-3877

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