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Delgado's Mexican Foods

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4401 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1809
805-684-4822
Today
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Delgado's is a MUST!

Every time we are in Carpinteria we go to Delgado's for delicious Mexican food and tasty Margaritas! Their Tostada is really good, Breakfast is great and the Asada dinner is yummy too! I LOVE the stuffed Chile Rellano-which I had with Tri-Tip in it!!! Not an item you see a lot...my hubby loves the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
Mary F
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Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Every time we are in Carpinteria we go to Delgado's for delicious Mexican food and tasty Margaritas! Their Tostada is really good, Breakfast is great and the Asada dinner is yummy too! I LOVE the stuffed Chile Rellano-which I had with Tri-Tip in it!!! Not an item you see a lot...my hubby loves the Enchilada Combo- 1 Chicken-1 Cheese &... More 

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MORENO VALLEY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 225 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I ate here two nights of my brief stay in Carpinteria, and thoroughly enjoyed it. Great service, wonderful Burritos, good beer. Nice place with tables outside also.

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Carpinteria, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

You can find a decent and filling meal here. There's nothing that's a standout. It's typical Americanized Mexican food. Pretty good margaritas and decent chips and salsa. A decent experience all the way around. A decent place to bring family or a group of friends. Service can be hit of miss. We've had great service and we've had service where... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Its a very simple, but very friendly place! Food is delicious! Servers are nice. I tried the mango marguerita and fell in love with it! Be careful!!!

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Carpinteria, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Three out of Three times we have eaten at Delgado's we have had issues… and for some reason we have gone back there and tried it again! Our friends also do take out for their entertainment and we have backed away from the food, once we found out that it was Delgado's take out. As a former restaurant owner of... More 

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Carpinteria, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Carpinteria is known for it's great Mexican food, with a 'taqueria' on almost every block - but if you like your chile verde washed down with the best icy 'Cadillac' margarita in town - Delgado's is your place! Off the beaten path on the west side of Carpinteria Avenue, Delgado's front patio is the place to beat the heat in... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

As I said in the title....quantity over quality, and over-priced. To start with, I lived in Mexico for six years, so I am admittedly picky. This is mostly Americanized Tex-Mex, not true Mexican food. The margaritas are awful!!! Even their 'Cadillac' is Cuervo and cheap sour mix. It's way over priced for the quality. Vegetarians/vegans beware their rice is made... More 

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Los Angeles
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We stopped for a late lunch on a Saturday. We were immediately sitted and chips and salsa bought to the table. I ordered a bloody mary and it was delicious. The chips were warm and not oily. The salsa had no kick so they bought me two others that were spicy but also very tasty. I ordered the albondiga soup... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I would not call this 100% authentic Mexican food but what I would consider it would be more like Mexican comfort food. Hungover? Get a Menudo! Starving at lunch? Get any of their lunch combos (#6 is my favorite). Need to blow off steam? This is the only place in Carpinteria with Dos Equis Amber on tap!! In all seriousness... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

But the service was slow. Love the decor. Ranchero burrito was delicious and filling. Good prices, too, for a beach town. Went here on the recommendation of a family member and was not disappointed. Would visit again the next time I'm in Carpinteria.

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Additional Information about Delgado's Mexican Foods

Address: 4401 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1809
Phone Number: 805-684-4822
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carpinteria
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4401 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1809
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carpinteria
  • Phone Number: 805-684-4822

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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