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1112 Morena Blvd, San Diego, CA 92110-3846
619-276-0758
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9:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 0
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
My favorite taco shop in our neighborhood

This place is always busy! Food is consistently good. Menu is large! They have almost anything you'd want in taco shop food from breakfast burritos to soup and combo plates. Kids meals are a great deal! Service is always excellent. Super friendly. Large seating area too!

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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San Diego
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San Diego
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42 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This place is always busy! Food is consistently good. Menu is large! They have almost anything you'd want in taco shop food from breakfast burritos to soup and combo plates. Kids meals are a great deal! Service is always excellent. Super friendly. Large seating area too!

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Yuma, Az
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Had the Surf N Turf burrito.....it's alright. What I can say that it is a 2 tortilla burrito, so it's huge! I don't know how this restaurant got chosen to be in the top 16 places for the best burritos in the U.S. I'm not totally convinced yet, I need to go back and try other items from the menu.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

The first time I ate at JV'S was about 18 years ago. I've ordered a variety of different items over the years and all have been delicious. Alot of my family members and friends also frequent JV's. Great food, great prices and generous portions.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

A Large menu for a small cheap Mexican restaurant. It was hard to choose. We both had a burrito which was very tasty!

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La Mesa
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Great food, lots of it. And just a little money. I just wish they would bring back the tamales! They do special requests, and will change ingredients upon request.

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Coronado, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Divey place. Nice server, friendly, helpful and funny. The burritos were big, we liked 3 out of 4 ordered. The grilled fish burrito was fresh & perfectly cooked. The carne asada was flavorful & creamy. The California burrito was so good my son ate it before I got a taste. The carnita was salty and not up to par with... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

JV's is a place where one often encounters friends, neighbors and fellow parishioners while grabbing some delicious takeout food. There are tables in the restaurant, along with a few television screens, but we rarely eat at JVs. The menu is pretty extensive and the service is always fast, even at peak times. Some of the burritos are larger than many... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Been coming to jv's for over a decade Andy favorite thing is the surf n turf burrito. Also love the roast pork burrito and the California burrito.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Not a place to eat in but to take away. It is not a restaurant but a place with nice and normal mexican food (huge portions) and some tables where you can eat in. But honestly the better is take it away and eat at home. Prices are reasonable. By the way, they don't serve beer what is a must... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

JV's was recommended to us by another local establishment. We had seen reviews on another website. We had menudo and chiliquilles. Both were delicious. Very good portion size. I love chiliquilles. I really loved that JV's does not mix the egg in. The flavor of the chili was perfect. Not spicy, well seasoned and just delicious. Menudo as well as... More 

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Additional Information about JV's Mexican Food

Address: 1112 Morena Blvd, San Diego, CA 92110-3846
Phone Number: 619-276-0758
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 9:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD $5 to $10
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1112 Morena Blvd, San Diego, CA 92110-3846
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: 619-276-0758

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $5 to $10
  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 2:00 am

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