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“Yummy....” 5 of 5 stars
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Rubio's
5620 Paseo del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008
760-804-9404
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Ranked #42 of 277 Restaurants in Carlsbad
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Mexican, Seafood, Californian, Healthy
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Good for: Families with children
Description: The first restaurant was opened in 1983 in San Diego by Ralph Rubio and his father, Ray, who started the fish taco phenomenon that spread across the nation. Today, Rubio’s menu has grown from The Original Fish Taco® to include additional chef-crafted seafood recipes that feature shrimp, wild salmon and ono. In addition to sustainable seafood, Rubio’s offers chargrilled chicken and steak, fresh made guacamole and salsas and sauces that are prepared daily.
Redondo Beach, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Yummy....”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

Best Fish Tacos, Awesome Beer battered fish burritos, and yummy lobster salad with the white chipotle sauce. So good!

Visited January 2013
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English first
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
“Go to food at the outlet”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

If you are looking for a good fish taco, this is your place. The rest of their menu is great, too, but they have a great fish taco sauce that makes it my favorite chain in So. Cal.

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cinci
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 31 cities Reviews in 31 cities
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
“good food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

I have only tried the burrito. The burrito has variety inside it and is filling. The ingredients, chips, salsa are fresh.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Carlsbad, California
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19 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Really good fish tacos”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

Interesting take on Ensenada style fish tacos. I like a little less cabbage and more lime on the tacos when i get mine.

Visited August 2012
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Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Good food at great price.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

The tacos are very good. Either chicken or fish tacos. We were at Legoland and we needed a good restaurant. Thought it was really a restaurant with service, but when we got there, it was a self service restaurant , but serving quality restaurant food. It was so good, we ending up going 3 times out of our 7 days stay. Excellent salads..... lots and lots of salad in a big bowl.

Too bad it is not in Vancouver , Canada.

  • Visited August 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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