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Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA 92111
Today
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 7:00 am - 9:00 am
Tue 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Wed - Thu 7:00 am - 9:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children

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Visitor rating
  • 11
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cali Burrito

Man the sheer size of the Californian Burrito and the Carne Asada Fries are just tremendous!! Love how they put on fresh fries on them and their salsa compliments their stuff!

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 26, 2015
Ucok_Tambunan
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Jakarta, Indonesia
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Takeout
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24 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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San Diego, CA
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I wanted to try Lolita's and specifically taste the potato taco. I ordered my husband a machaca burrito along with the potato taco for me with sides of refried beans and pickled carrots. It took a full 20 minutes to receive my to-go order. The machaca burrito was just beef and eggs and very bland. There was no onion and... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Man the sheer size of the Californian Burrito and the Carne Asada Fries are just tremendous!! Love how they put on fresh fries on them and their salsa compliments their stuff!

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Canton, Ohio
Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

We visited San Diego, staying at Hampton Inn near Clairemont Mesa, and after a day of driving around the city wanted something easy and convenient. The restaurant was located in a plaza & Magdalene patiently took our order. The food was delish and Freshly made! It's a casual order at the counter then pick up your food when they call... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Was visiting and soon found out this place most be a local favorite. Went here during lunch and soon after the rush came in. The food is great and authentic.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We would have eaten here for lunch and dinner every day of the vacation if my wife could have picked. She loved their chicken tacos! The food was prepared fresh, the staff was helpful, the atmosphere casual, and we left full and happy. It was nearby our Residence Inn and came on their list of recommended places to eat and... More 

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Bonita, CA
Top Contributor
118 reviews 118 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

3rd year as a Padre Season ticket holder and here's the drill. Look up the menu online, call your order in 15-20 minutes before you get to the ballpark. Pick up your order at the bar and order a beer for less than $4. Screaming deal. Love the #1 combo, two beef tacos, rice and beans. You can even take... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

They do a great job making burritos not too greasy. I got the carnesada which is excellent, especially with the hot sauce. It's filling - not too big, which means you don't feel heavy after finishing. The hot carrots are great.

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Fort Myers, Florida
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Tried takeout based on hotel recommendation. Great enchiladas and burritos. Very reasonable pricing.

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San Diego, CA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

We do take-outs periodically for our company lunch from Lolitas. Convenient, parking is ample, prices for 3 guys can be had for a $20 bill. During the lunchtime period (or mid-day for that matter) it's generally pretty darn busy. People don't flock to a place that is substandard. The portions are just right, the salsas, peppers, add-ons are fresh, the... More 

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Napa, California
Top Contributor
123 reviews 123 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Stopped in with some friends who were locals when I told them I wanted GOOD mexican food. Definitely was not disappointed. I knew right away that it was something because the line was moving, and the kitchen was pumping out the orders. Went from 18 - 97 in the short time I was there waiting for my friends, and workeda... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA 92111
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Tuesday
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?