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2451 Jamacha Rd #101, El Cajon, CA 92019
619-441-8207
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Dining options: Takeout

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Consistently Good Mexican Food Take Out Or Eat In

I have likely eater food from here 40 or 50 times in the last 13 years. It is consistently good to very good. Salsa comes in several types. Food is plentiful and relatively inexpensive. Very good Carnitas here. They also have a number of seafood dishes.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 12, 2012
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San Diego, California, United States
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  • Local cuisine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

I have been going to this restaurant for years and it used to be one of my favorites. But in the last two years it has steadily gone down hill. You order at the counter and while the counter personnel were always a little rude you were okay because you knew the food would be good. Not anymore! I was... More 

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El Cajon, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

I used to eat at the Motrose location often and we would come to Rancho San Diego also because the meals were 1.50 to 3.00 cheaper same food. No High Lease to pay like the Montrose location. The the Parents divorced, Son took over and closed Montrose The service went down ,quality of food worsened Last visit we had slow... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

I've never been disappointed with Las Paririllas! It is always clean, salsas are delicious and it is a good value! When in east county and craving Mexican food, Las Parrillas is the destination of choice!

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San Diego, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

I have likely eater food from here 40 or 50 times in the last 13 years. It is consistently good to very good. Salsa comes in several types. Food is plentiful and relatively inexpensive. Very good Carnitas here. They also have a number of seafood dishes.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2011

We had to be in El Cajon overnight and my wife wanted some authentic Mexican food. Thanks to the review below, we went to Las Parrillas for an early dinner. It serves menudo every day, not just on weekends. We ordered 5 dishes and Carne Asada platter was the best. Most others were good, if not outstanding. It is obviously... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2011

Las PArillas has been there 20 years at least. It opened when i was in high school and has been ging strong. Better than a taco shop with fresh ingredients, fair prices and big servings, Las P is one of the best in San Diego. If you happen to be out El Cajon/La Mesa/Jamul way...hit Las Parillas. I recommend the... More 

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Additional Information about Las Parrillas

Address: 2451 Jamacha Rd #101, El Cajon, CA 92019
Phone Number: 619-441-8207
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  El Cajon
Average Prices: USD $5 to $10
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2451 Jamacha Rd #101, El Cajon, CA 92019
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  El Cajon
  • Phone Number: 619-441-8207

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $5 to $10
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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