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Sabor Cocina Mexicana

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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2200 E Thousand Oaks Blvd, Thousand Oaks, CA 91362-2957
+1 805-497-2457
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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7 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was fine, but food was just okay and expensive. $17 enchiladas seem very high to me. Doubtful that we will go back.

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Thank Becky H
Camarillo, California
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this place on a Friday night with friends who had been there many times before. The place was packed full and very energetic, We waited for about 5 minutes for the table and ordered Margaritas; they were huge!. My skinny Margarita was really good, not as syrupy as some others I have had before. The waiters were friendly... More 

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Thank Riitta K
Cambria, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sabor Cocina did not disappoint! Delicious tortilla soup was nicely presented - shredded chicken tacos were tasty and the organic margaritas were super good. Located in a nice park like setting - would be great to dine outdoors if weather permits.

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Topanga, California, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautifully designed and appointed, transports you to another world. Once you are there, you find the food is amazing and delightful. The service is great. Do not miss this gem. It is an upscale mexican restaurant and will make it difficult to return to lesser establishments. I usually use the Chili Rellano as a meter for the quality of a... More 

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Thank Joe F
los angeles
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75 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

I have enjoyed dining here several times, and have always been impressed with the super fresh, organic ingredients and the wonderful, sophisticated flavors. If you have ever dined at some of the finer restaurants in Mexico City, you will immediately recognize the flavor profiles. This is not Tex-Mex by any means. Not that I don't enjoy that style but the... More 

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Thank 1fastcat
Moorpark, California
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232 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 352 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

There were 12 in my book club. We were waited on quickly and expertly in pleasant surroundings. The food was out of the ordinary with generous portions served with a smile. We were on our way to hear an author speak at the nearby Kavli Theater, so we appreciated that everything moved quickly from seating, ordering, serving, and receiving our... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant with colleagues and enjoyed the Tortilla Soup, Plantains with Cheese and Fish Tacos. The margaritas were enormous and savory. This is a good place to have a pleasant meal!

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Thank EmilyMarquez
Thousand Oaks, California
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Sabor is a great take on fresh, light and creative Mexican food. I always enjoy the new spin on traditional meals. Thinly sliced Jicama "taco shells" filled with free range chicken and cabbage slaw is yummy and light - tonight enjoyed poblano crepes filled with chicken. Yum. And did I mention the full bar with creative cocktails - always including... More 

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Thank sfek617
Simi Valley, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited before a concert at the T.O Civic Arts Plaza, a short 5 minute walk away. We made reservations on Open Table weeks in advance (good idea) and we were seated immediately upon arrival. Those that walked in had to wait 30-40 minutes. We told the waiter in advance we needed to be gone at a... More 

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Camarillo, CA
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168 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

This use to be a great restaurant to go to for lunch. It's still pricey, but the food quality has gone down, and the service, too. The waiters and managers use to be so friendly and welcoming. Our waiter was neither. Both the manager and our waiter were standing there when we walked in. No smile or greeting; we were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2200 E Thousand Oaks Blvd, Thousand Oaks, CA 91362-2957
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Thousand Oaks
  • Phone Number: +1 805-497-2457

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