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El Sitio

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35 W Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427-9719
+1 805-688-3707
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Pismo Beach, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

In the past while having some training in Buellton, we would go to Rudy's for lunch. On my last visit I was a little disappointed with their somewhat flavorless tacos, so a colleague suggested El Sitio. And I'm so glad. Although it is a "hole in the Wall" kind of place, already the smell is fantastic. Although they don't have... More 

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27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

A local young man we met at the grocery store told us this was his favorite tacqueria in town. We wouldn't have noticed it otherwise, despite it being centrally located. So glad we learned about El Sitio. A good 10+ taco choices (carnitas, chili verde, beef, chorizo/potato, pollo, lengua, buche, zucchini/cheese, veggie, etc). Very reasonably priced. 2 soft corn tortilla,... More 

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Buellton, California
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116 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2015

Just a little place next to a car wash. The menu on the wall is all tacos. However, you can have any of the 20+ taco fillings in a burrito for about $7. Expensive but a great burrito. All the tacos are soft. When you are having lunch with the gardeners and construction workers you have hit on quality. The... More 

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Buellton, Calif.
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2015

Small, warm and welcoming. GREAT tacos!! I try to get in here at least once a month, and the food is always consistent.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2015

My favorite Mexican restaurant! Tortillas are made fresh for each meal! The meats tastes so good!! Yummy!

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Thank Robbielovesmichele
Santa Barbara, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2014

There - I gave away the best mexican lunch dish in Santa Barbara - enjoy. Not to be confused with Adobo, this marinated pork and pasilla chile dish rules.

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Thank Marshall M
Buellton, California
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2014

Convenient location for locals but the food is less than inspired, bland actually. We were hoping for a quick meal on the way home from a day trip. It was quick but so is a fried egg at home. We won't go back.

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Atascadero, California
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88 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2013

With the family history on the walls with stories and pictures lets you know that you are in for a real Mexican treat. We were a large group and they knew how to take care of us. Food was great!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 W Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427-9719
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Buellton
  • Phone Number: +1 805-688-3707

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?