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Rubio's

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Mexican, Californian, Seafood, Healthy
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5200 Ramon Road, Palm Springs, CA 92264
760-325-3462
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good taste, not much meat!

My husband and I both ordered the Steak Burrito Especial's. They tasted good, good flavor and a good size, the only problem was that they were very light on the steak. I had to look in the burrito a couple times to see if there was any meat at all, not much. Chips were OK. Beans were OK. Salsa... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
Paul B
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Sonora, California
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Sonora, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

My husband and I both ordered the Steak Burrito Especial's. They tasted good, good flavor and a good size, the only problem was that they were very light on the steak. I had to look in the burrito a couple times to see if there was any meat at all, not much. Chips were OK. Beans were OK. Salsa bar... More 

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Saskatchewan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We went here on a Saturday evening, around 8:30 pm. The restaurant closes at 9, so we squeaked in under the wire. The food is good, fresh and relatively fast considering what a large take-out service they provide. I had a 'bowl' with shrimp, rice, lettuce, black beans, and more. It was delicious and just the right amount for a... More 

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Astoria oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

Ordered a chicken burrito. Well there may have been a little but very little chicken in a mixture of white rice tasteless maybe a bean mix wrapped in a commercial industrial tasteless tortilla. I did tell the manager who apologized that he had to serve such crap. The thought of it makes me vomit. I am sure that the plastic... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Just went there for lunch and it was awesome . It was fast , fresh , friendly and most of all delicious ! I had the California bowl with Mahi Mahi . It came with guacamole , tomatoes & onions , rice & beans and a choice of red or green sauce . My friend had a salad with roasted... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We just tried Rubio's for the first time and were IMPRESSED!! I had a mahi-mahi orange citrus salad and my husband a chicken ranch salad - both VERY good. and good value!

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Lawndale
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Rubio's usually is a bit above most fast food style eateries. In fact when we previously dined at this location we were very please with the service and the quality of the food. The trip the food was up to its usual standards. It was freshly made and made to order. However, this visit the level of service left much... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

In Palm Springs on holidays. Decided on a quick dinner for a change. Another hotel guests suggested we try this place for $1.50 fish tacos on Tuesday's. Place was packed but our orders were taken quickly, given numbers to put on our tables and food delivered to you. In the meantime, you can help yourself to different salsas and condiments.... More 

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Astoria oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

The specialty here is paddock fish tacos. My friend had that complete plate, soft drink and chips. Assorted salsas available. I ended up with the shrimp burrito full plate. The server came to the table many times to ask if all was satisfactory. He even pointed out I had food on my chin. Very polite and helpful. Food did not... More 

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Bonsall, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Rubio's started 40+ years ago featuring fish tacos. They've grown over the years to offer burritto, enchilada and taco selections with fish, chicken and beef. No bar. Beer only. I tried the salmon tacos and my daughter had the Spicy Shrimp Tacos. Try the original fish taco as well! Clean, good courteous service. Manager making the rounds and keeping an... More 

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Abbotsford, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Amazing fresh food with fabulous flavours. Could eat the Chipotle Orange Salad with grilled Shrimp every day. Who needs to pay big prices for sit down Mexican seafood?

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Additional Information about Rubio's

Address: 5200 Ramon Road, Palm Springs, CA 92264
Phone Number: 760-325-3462
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Springs
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Mexican, Californian, Seafood, Healthy

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5200 Ramon Road, Palm Springs, CA 92264
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: 760-325-3462

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Californian, Seafood, Healthy
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm

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