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La Cocina

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

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  • 18
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    Very good
  • 4
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  • 0
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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
Another Favorite Sitdown fast service rest.

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.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
Dina S
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Ramona, California
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31 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Ramona, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
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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Scottsdale, Arizona
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46 reviews 46 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

We thought this was going to be more of a sit-down / served Mexican restaurant, but found it was a counter-serve restaurant instead. That's okay, but we weren't overly impressed with the quality or tastiness of the food, either. To us, it tasted rather bland. We would not go there again.

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Ramona, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

From the simple salsa recipes to the delicious meat and tortillas, La Cocina is number one. From the great staff to the quick service and the huge portions I highly recommend this place.Best food in town!

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San Diego, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Hands down, the best Mexican food in Ramona. So what if they use Styrofoam plates and plastic forks. There food is what you go there for. Don't miss this restaurant when passing thru Ramona. Plenty of free parking.

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Southern California
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This is a small restaurant but a great place to go for terrific and authentic Mexican food. The family-owned restaurant gives off a "homey" atmosphere where everyone feels at home. The serves are friendly and know their menu. I highly recommend this for anyone living in Ramona or just passing through. It's #1 in my book.

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San Diego, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Makes the best chicken flautas around. Plenty of homemade shredded chicken, guacamole and sour cream.

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San Diego
Top Contributor
174 reviews 174 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
246 helpful votes 246 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We decided to wine taste on the weekend in the area and decided to get some food prior to doing so. Had a coupon from the Entertainment book and decided on this place. Good first impression as it was very busy. Nice location on the quaint Main Street of Ramona. Sign in the window says "Best Mexican Food in Ramona"... More 

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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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?