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3003 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2906
+1 760-729-0903
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3003 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2906
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Norte Mexican Restaurant is next to the Carlsbad Inn, so I go there a lot. The food and drinks are outstanding and so is the service. I highly recommend the House Margarita it is very special. They have a full menu of anything you would...More

Thank chuck2013a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Appetizers were great and plenty! Cocktails a little pricey. Good atmosphere, and staff very friendly.

Thank Maritza H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ambience was better, the rest was good- the good, the drinks, the service. I caught a little attitude when I said we would probably just be having drinks and appetizers.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to try the crab enchiladas since I was so close to the beach. They were horrible - very fishy tasting which was odd. The waiter was awesome and took them off our bill since I really only ate the beans. My friend had the...More

Thank Traveleraz51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have looked around downtown Carlsbad several times. The restaurant we were looking for was closed, but we noticed this quaint Mexican Restaurant and Bar that we had never seen before. The staff was very helpful as they told us about Happy Hour that was...More

Thank Pfoskett
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been here before, and it seems like the service has slid. Overall good food and drinks, but not what it used to be.

Thank D D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My food was pretty tasty. I had the chrizo eggs with onions and peppers. The home fries were great. Service was attentive.

Thank WYO-outlander
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been eating here since it was called Fidells and there was no hotel! The food has not changed!! Delicious food as well as breathtaking ocean views and good service! What more can you ask for! We ate dinner here twice in one week...More

Thank Jhmom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ordered the shredded breast chicken enchilada. It was really good. The shredded chicken breast was real chunks of chicken breast. The sauce flavor was also very good. Not overly strong but a good flavor. My son in law is a sous chef at a...More

Thank winecountrysouth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I first need to say I live in Carlsbad and have been to Norte many many times. I went last Friday with a friend for dinner I arrived at 4;10 and the outside patio was not crowed two other tables were occupied. I was seated...More

Thank taniar71
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Do you have roll-away beds available? Thanks.
November 3, 2015|
Response from Regina T | Reviewed this property |
Note is a Mexican Restaurant not a hotel. There is a hotel next to it.
Jeanne H
Do you have a gluten free menu? Do you take reservations?
April 8, 2015|
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Response from MyCuppaJo | Reviewed this property |
Jeanne - they do not have a gluten-free menu and the staff have limited knowledge of gluten containing foods and preparation, some are familiar but many are not, it's too dicey for me. They do offer the option of corn or... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3003 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2906
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-729-0903
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