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El Zarape

4642 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92116-2629
+1 619-692-1652
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito” (29 reviews)
“fish tacos” (21 reviews)
“flan” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
4642 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92116-2629
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Reviewed 22 March 2016

It was excellent. Really really really really really really good for a breakfast burrito. I'll bet there other food is good too.

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank Seanimal
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Exellent food & service. Wonderful eclectic ambiance enhences the experience - not hard to imagine you are in fine restaurant somewhere in Mexico. I am reviewing the El Zerape at 3201 Adams Ave in trendy Normal Heights. The system would not let me add it.

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Lindissima14
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

I've never had a four star taco before. I was a skeptic. But after tasting the shrimp ( very generous - 4 or 5 per taco ) and the scallop ( 4 or 5 per taco ) and the lobster ( 4 or 5 generous...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank AroundTheWorld8080
Reviewed 10 December 2015

My wife loved the food here. The restrooms are very clean. The service was moderate. I didn't enjoy my meal as much as my wife enjoyed hers but they were both very well prepared and it was easy to see that a lot of love...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Tony W
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

We travelled to this place because it was recommended as one of the places in San Diego for Mexican food. We all were really disappointed. Fish tacos were dry, guacamole tested like it was made from the powder and tortilla chips were oily. I would...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Albina S
Reviewed 23 November 2015

A trip to San Diego is not complete without a visit to this neighborhood staple. The burritos are without match. Fresh, served quickly. No frills. Seafood burritos are the best here. Lots of fresh salsas. The perfect neighborhood burrito shop!

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank PHXJeremy
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Small space with great food! The portions (at least for the burritos I had) are a good size so make sure you go hungry. It's a very convenient spot for breakfast, lunch or even a late evening snack.

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank marsha42
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

We were recommended this place by a local we met. We're not big Mexican eaters, so only went because of a combination of the recommendation and a quick check of the reviews. They're all spot on. We both had the scallop burrito. Full of scallops....More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Aussie S
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Everything about El Zarape on Park Blvd. (they have another location on Adams Ave.) is absolutely perfect !! I try to go on off-peak times because seating is limited and always full. Every dish I've had I enjoy more than the last.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank LittleMyra
Reviewed 19 August 2015

This place was listen on Yelp as one of the best cheap eats. and WoW were they right!!! 99c fish tacos!!! and burritos for like 5-7$ Each and every item we had was splendid. I think we ended up ordering like 4 Burritos and 10...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank fahym
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4642 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92116-2629
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-692-1652
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