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Medusa's Taqueria

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1053 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2821
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Opelika, Alabama
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious and generous portions. Very authentic dishes served by friendly people. The restaurant is very small with only 5 tables so seating could be an issue. No frills but good food. The burrito supreme and seafood enchiladas are pictured here.

Thank O9508CDlisar
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64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the butternut squash enchiladas & the veggie burrito. Both were outstanding. Very fresh and the tortillas are home made and so light! It's a very small place and doesn't look like much from the outside or when you walk in but the food "esta muy bueno!"

Thank Dave J
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282 reviews
221 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here pretty much in pure desperation after a long drive down the PCH and overestimating the options for a meal. The place looked ok although a bit unkempt and dirty in the areas around the dining area, and the service was fine. The food was mediocre not much flavor for what is hyped as authentic Mexican. The reason for... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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341 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Great, honest Mexican food - obviously freshly prepared in house, you can practically taste the love. They had me with the hot, freshly fried tortilla chips and salsa on arrival, but continued to impress. They have a extensive menu of all of your Mexican favorites, and a 'heat' meter to please all tastebuds. Burritos are spectacular! Great option for take-out,... More 

Thank Andrew S
So California
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016

We saw reviews for here and thought we'd give it a try as we were starving and wanted a quick meal. There are not a lot of tables inside, maybe enough for 10. They do have a little bar counter out side with stools for about 6. We were able to sit right down as we missed the rush. We... More 

Thank vinnie_86
central coast
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86 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016

Haven't been here for a while, but found myself telling a friend about the amaaaazing butternut squash enchiladas. Hope they are still on the menu. They're so good I had to re-create them and am now obliged to make them every Thanksgiving. Yep, That good. Nice little place, good service. Everything is fresh and tasty. This isn't in the 'view'... More 

Thank chuttipen
Los Gatos, California, United States
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2016

They serve you fresh mexican food, which tastes good and is priced reasonably. The quality of their food is so much better than other mexican restaurants I have gone to. The server was a very good and kind lady who takes care of your needs. You can also specify your personal tastes and spice level. For e.g. I only wanted... More 

Thank Pammi K
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

What a great find. Simple menu with good hearty breakfast items. Coffee was delicious. Great stop on our journey.

Thank Rita S
Dauin, Philippines
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65 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

If you crave a quick Mexican meal...this is a place to consider. Fast service, made to order, no fills. The burritos, beans etc are what you have in mind, they hit the spot for you.

Thank fredbblock
Saint Louis, Missouri
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

Thought we would find a great hole in the wall Mexican place and that we did not. It was very very average and I could have made the food better. No margs and I was disappointed by this. Go somewhere else

Thank jj90009

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1053 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2821
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria
  • Phone Number: 805-927-0135

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