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All 52 Ramona Restaurants

Nuevo Grill & Cantina

1413 Main St, Ramona, CA 92065
(760) 789-2801
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Ranked #7 of 52 Restaurants in Ramona
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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  • English first
  • Any
English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This place was good and moderately priced. I felt I got my money's worth here. I had the carnitas platter and devoured it. Never had carnitas before but loved it here. It is a nice sit down place for family. Beer selections were really limited. Overall I would recommend stopping by if you are in the area.

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SoCal
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Have to admit we were drawn in by the lighted patio, it just called out as a cute place. We were so impressed with the food, chicken tortilla soup, carnitas tacos plate, cheese dip and the chips-yum! My glass of wine was huge for the price. We will make trips back to this place-if you haven't gone you are missing... More 

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Ramona, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Everyone in town knows their salsa and chips are great, but what many don't know is they have the best blueberry pancakes on the weekends. Actually their entire breakfast menu is very good.

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Ramona, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We really enjoy Nuevo Grill. They have the best salsa I've ever had. The portions are good sized. It's a good value and YUMMY. Friendly staff. Great for families.

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Ramona, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I don't know why this isn't ranked higher, I think it's the best Mexican food in Ramona. Nice place, nice atmosphere, friendly people.

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Ramona, California
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

When this restaurant opened several years back, they ran out of food st 4pm and had to close. They are still as good as the day they opened. Great Margaritas and large-size portions. Salada are great.

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Virginia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

Stopped here because we missed all the rest of the Mexican restaurants in town. Decor was nice, a little outdoor patio and a colorful inside interior. However, service was slow. Took forever to get drinks, chips and dip and our soup appetizer and then the main course arrived before we could finish our soup. Kind of a jammed up service... More 

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San Diego, CA
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

Reviewed several years ago. This was my favorite Mexican restaurant in Ramona and one of the few "sit down" restaurants worth a visit. In the years since, the food quality is inconsistent, the meat (particularly the beef) is very bad and the prices are very expensive for Ramona. Would not recommend.

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Los Banos, California, United States
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

Whenever I visit my best friend in Ramona, we always go eat at Nuevo Grill & Cantina. The food is excellent and the margaritas are as well. The atmosphere is very nice. Cute place.

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Ramona, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2012

The food is GREAT, the servers are nice. Don't be in a hurry though, the service is a liitle slow.

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Additional Information about Nuevo Grill & Cantina

Address: 1413 Main St, Ramona, CA 92065
Phone Number: (760) 789-2801
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ramona
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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