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Medusa's Taqueria

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1053 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2821
805-927-0135
Today
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
simple and good eats

This place is pretty straight forward, no hassle Mexican food. Menu was standard Mexican cuisine, no complaints on service and price. We visited on a Thursday evening around 7 pm. We found a seat, as it is very small restaurant and take out, the seating was compact. We were fortunate in that is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
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Tracy, California
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Dallas, Texas
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133 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

This restaurant was recommended by the check-in person at our local hotel. My daughter wanted Mexican food, and this person said the restaurant had the best Mexican food around. My daughter's chicken fajitas were to die for! She says she's never had better. I tend to go with safe choices when trying out a new restaurant and had the nachos... More 

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Tracy, California
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

This place is pretty straight forward, no hassle Mexican food. Menu was standard Mexican cuisine, no complaints on service and price. We visited on a Thursday evening around 7 pm. We found a seat, as it is very small restaurant and take out, the seating was compact. We were fortunate in that is wasn't crowded. We read reviews on the... More 

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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I'm sure there are many people who love spicy food, but my stomach can't handle it. I was sick for hours after the dinner. I wish they would warn you about the spicy food!

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Boise, Idaho
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

If you want authentic Mexican food, this is the place to go in Cambria. It is small, but great food. My husband and I are huge Mexican food fans and this place did not disappoint. The salsa is super fresh and the chips light and perfect. We had chile rellenos and the child were roasted perfectly before being lightly battered... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Medusa's food is fantastic. The service is done with a smile. I wish I had asked the waitresses name she was fantastic!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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125 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I loved the menu, the service was fab, and fast, and the indoor is small, outdoor is small, but the food is big! Mmm. I would get the tacos, they are tijuana style and tasty grinds. Reasonable prices, great food! Viva Mexico!

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Atascadero, California
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178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Nice little Mexican Restaurant in Cambria. I had heard about the breakfast burritos and went to try one. Alas I saw Chili Verde and had to go with that. The Chili Verde supreme burrito has all the usual goodies I have come to expect in a burrito and I will say the nice chunks if pork were cooked just right.... More 

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Wrightwood
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We stopped to eat lunch because the name of the place intrigued us. The salsa was wonderful, great flavor, the tortilla chips light and tasty, & the beer was icy cold. My lunch special chile rellano was the real deal. Great! The vegetarian burrito my husband had was good. We noticed on the black board menu we could have ordered,... More 

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Ontario
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

A lovely little place with colourful decor. We stopped there for breakfast. The breakfast burritos were huge, and of course did not disappoint. The staff were very friendly and we enjoyed our stop at this quaint little place. If you're in Cambria, be sure to check it out!

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Los Angeles
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This a little restaurant catering to folks who like simple and tasty food. Considering the lack if competition in Cambria, they can afford to mark up prices. A similar Mexican joint in LA will cost you 40% less.

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Additional Information about Medusa's Taqueria

Address: 1053 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2821
Phone Number: 805-927-0135
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria
Open Hours:
Monday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican, American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1053 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2821
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria
  • Phone Number: 805-927-0135

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, American
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm

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