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All 44 Santa Paula Restaurants

Familia Diaz

245 S 10th St, Santa Paula, CA 93060-3703
805-525-2813
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Ranked #16 of 44 Restaurants in Santa Paula
Price range: $13 - $30
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 4:30 am
Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Harvard Blvd.
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Ventura, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

We have eaten here a number of times and had consistently very good food and drinks. The service has also been pleasant and timely so I am puzzled by some of the recent negative reviews. The homemade salsas are delicious and so are the margaritas. Our favorite dishes are the carnitas and the chili relleno smothered in chili verde. The... More 

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California
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1,576 reviews 1,576 reviews
489 restaurant reviews
410 helpful votes 410 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This used to be a good restaurant. But it has been going downhill for years. I think people just est there out of habit. There is much better available all over town, and particularly at El Pescador!

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Ventura, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I've been eating the Guacamole Toppers at the Familia Diaz since the 1970's. My wife samples many other dishes. It just doesn't get any better when it comes to Mexican Food. The service is always good, the staff friendly with plenty of parking.

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Orange, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Have been to this restaurant in the past but our last experience did turn us off to coming here for a while. Came in as a family and after ordering it seemed to take quite a while to get our food. The waitress didn't bring our drinks very quickly and when we mentioned we didn't have any silverware, she went... More 

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Ventura, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Familia Diaz service is a nightmare!!!!! Me and wife usually split a margarita when we eat Mexican and it was happy hour at familia Diaz so we ordered one. I ordered the drink and confirmed with the waitress that it was 50 percent off and she said yes. When the bill arrived I noticed that they charged me 18.00 dollars... More 

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Camarillo, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Heard good things about this place. Went there on Mother's day. My wife had "Siete Mares" soup. Instead of seven seafood items, it had seven vegetables. In no way did it tasted like a seven seas soup. I had "Camarones a la plancha". The Shrimps had no taste, the beans and rice were totally dry. We both started out with... More 

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Santa Paula, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I've eaten there about 3 times over the years in Santa Paula and it only gets worse. This is surprising for a Mexican restaurant in a mainly Hispanic town. I've tried enough of the offerings with different groups of people and have been so sorry I did. I love good Mexican food but unfortunately this food bears no resemblance to... More 

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San Diego, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We were very impressed with the service here. The salsas were very good - I probably ate a whole bowl myself! I had the carne asada plate and my wife had a taco salad - pretty standard Mexican fare but good food. Just on food I would give this place 4 stars but the staff was so great and accomodating... More 

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Lompoc, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

This is a must have for those who love tamales, margaritas & most other Mexican food! The unique flavors of all items is worth coming back for as we have for years & look forward to our next visit!

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Fillmore, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Service is great and the little bar at the front accommodates special requests for drinks. Have visited many times over the last 8 years and the owner is super friendly. Food is very good and portions generous.

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Additional Information about Familia Diaz

Address: 245 S 10th St, Santa Paula, CA 93060-3703
Phone Number: 805-525-2813
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Paula
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 4:30 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 4:30 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 4:30 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 4:30 am
Friday 11:00 am - 4:30 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 13 - 30
Cuisine: Mexican

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