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La Cocina

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681 Main St, Ramona, CA 92065-2043
760-789-8332
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8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 21
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
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  • 1
    Terrible
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
Great Mexican Food

My wife and I were in Ramona for three days we ate one lunch and two dinners at La Cocina. There food is fantastic and chips and salsa are great Good all around food and good service.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
bvin2015
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Austin, Texas
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Fall River Mills
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

I guess from the reviews, I expected something different. It was more like a Rubio's than a sit down restaurant. The taco chips were tastless, the Albertson's down the street makes better. I had beef tacos, they were average, and also a bit on the bland side. They serve you three very good sauces in very limited amounts and there... More 

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Veghel
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

On our visit to California we've enjoyed much better Mexican cuisine. The food was tasteless, not warm, I don't understand all the fantastic reviews, and the place was pretty full, and not all tourists, but next time we will go to Rubio's,

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

My wife and I were in Ramona for three days we ate one lunch and two dinners at La Cocina. There food is fantastic and chips and salsa are great Good all around food and good service.

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Ramona, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

The shrimp burritos at La Cocina are the best. I have been enjoying them for years. They even know my voice when I call in for take out. They are family oriented, friendly and reasonably priced. The fare is authentic Mexican food. We have had them prepare food for parties as well and everybody loved it. Kids meals are available... More 

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Ramona, California, Usa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

If you want a good place to sit down and have some Mexican food this is the place in Ramona . Good food at good prices . Nice and casual , and clean . Good salsas and chips .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Family owned. Excellent food. Great people. Family friendly. Generous portions. Comfortable and casual.

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Ramona, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Order at the counter and tableside delivery. Three types of salsas, chips and hot carrots complimentary. Tacos, shredded beef and chicken are truly mexican style. Refried beans addictive.

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Ramona, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

La Cocina...Great! I live in Ramona and this is the BEST authentic mexican food in town. Family owned and operated for years

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Ramona, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I visit this restaurant at least weekly for their carne asada taco. They have lots of other good good, too, which my husband can testify to!!

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 via mobile

One of the best in Ramona, great Mexican food. If you're in a hurry and want above average Mexican food in Ramona, this is the place for you.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 681 Main St, Ramona, CA 92065-2043
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ramona
  • Phone Number: 760-789-8332

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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