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El tizon

1145 north h st. Suite C, Lompoc, CA
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Ranked #28 of 99 restaurants in Lompoc
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- May 30, 2014
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Costa Mesa, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 via mobile

Nothing special, tacos and a few other items. But, the tacos are outstanding! My favorites are the carnitas tacos, moist, flavorful carnitas. Add your own cilantro, onions and salsa. The green salsa is spicy and great. I am in Lompoc for a few days and will probably go here every day!

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57 reviews 57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I have to say that this place has come a long way. The food here is simple -yes, but the value and taste is spot on. I get the al pastor burrito and load up at the salsa bar. The fried ice cream is delicious for desert. I also recommend the shrimp diablo if you like hot food. The guacomole... More

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Palm Springs
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111 reviews 111 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Just a small taqueria with a limited menu. Yummy chips with beans instead of salsa. If I lived in the area, this would be a regular stop for me.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

SO.... DELICIOUS! Do not be fooled by the bright colors on the walls... The food is amazing!!!!! This is our favorite "go to" restaurant. Food is always hot, overflowing, fast, and made however you want. We always get the burritos (tons of other options) and a "surprise pick" of my husbands choosing. All of their meat is fresh and not... More

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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013 via mobile

El Tizon has the best tacos I have eaten in Lompoc. The Tacos and delicious, authentic, inexpensive, and are served quickly from a friendly and humble staff. The tacos are enhanced by an expansive self serve hot sauce bar which includes around five types of hot sauces, onion, and celantro. The environment is very casual.

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