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Maya Restaurant

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2490 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-1552
805-772-5312
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Always Great

Been eating lunches here for over 10 years--very steady, very good quality food. Low grease, high fiber, best beef, pork and chicken asadas ever. Part of a family chain, always good service, positive attitudes. The manager makes the salsa himself every day--just the right heat with variations... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
harold b
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Los Osos, California
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Los Osos, California
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138 reviews 138 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Been eating lunches here for over 10 years--very steady, very good quality food. Low grease, high fiber, best beef, pork and chicken asadas ever. Part of a family chain, always good service, positive attitudes. The manager makes the salsa himself every day--just the right heat with variations on ingredients to keep it interesting. Try the asada enchiladas--generous size, excellent fillings.

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san luis obispo, ca
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114 reviews 114 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Not the best quality middle of the road Mexican food. Better than Taco Bell, but better middle expense Mexican restaurants exist in San Luis Obispo. Pepe Delgados in SLO is better quality for similar pricing. Although, I am not sure it is worth the drive from the coast. The service was very good and the atmosphere is pleasant. We need... More 

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Grand Terrace, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

The Maya is right across the parking lot from the Best Western El Rancho, bonus when you are staying there. we like the maya. Servers are friendly and quick , and plus we love the food. Good portions, and you have the ocean in the background while dining.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We liked this restaurant very much while staying at the Best Western. The staff was very friendly, the food was yummy and the atmosphere was cool.

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California
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165 restaurant reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

I was really impressed with the bright, colorful interior of this little restaurant just off Highway 1. For breakfast, I had Mexican scrambled eggs with refried beans, flour tortillas and coffee. Not too pricy considering all the food I had. The place is well-lighted with spacious windows all around. I would recommend it to travelers.

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Fountain Valley, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

We stay at the Best Western El Rancho. This restaurant is located on site. It is casual, easy to get to and the food is average for mexican food. The portions are fine. The service is fine. Really no complaints.

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Los Osos, California
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119 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Ate lunch here with a group of 16. I ordered the chicken taco salad . It was a generous size and very tasty. Others in the group ordered a variety of Mexican specialties and all appeared to be very pleased. Very good service for a group of this size. I'm sure many of us will return in the future. We... More 

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Exeter, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

Love this place. I was going to grab some fast food before I left town cuz I was in a hurry. But......the smell from the kitchen lured me in! I had their breakfast burrito (wet) & when they say hot plate they mean it. This thing was hugh. Eggs, bacon, cheese, home fried potatos and beans all stuffed in side... More 

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New York City, New York
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Don't miss the opportunity to eat here if you're in the area. Great food with very reasonable prices. Friendly staff who will give you info on what else to see while in the area.

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Nipomo, California
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96 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

I thought that unimpressive Mexican food was a rarity in California; that is until I ate in this restaurant. The chicken in both our dishes was dark meat, and the food had no kick; it was quite bland.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2490 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-1552
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: 805-772-5312

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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