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Rita's Margaritas & Mexican Grill

1111 5th St, Eureka, CA 95501-1154
+1 707-443-5458
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good26%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Apr 12, 2018
“Large party & great food”
Mar 13, 2018
“When you have a hankering for Mexican”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1111 5th St, Eureka, CA 95501-1154
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Reviewed April 12, 2018

As with past years we ended the Redwood Coast Music Festival by having several couples and a band join us at Rita's for an end-of-festival dinner. We had a dozen or so folks at Rita's and were treated to some fantastic food, good drinks, good...More

Thank bjandjr
Reviewed March 13, 2018

A neighborhood restaurant where everyone seems to know each other serving traditional Mexican dishes that were absolutely delicious!

Thank Janina F
Reviewed October 28, 2017

Sadly, I will never be returning to Rita's at any location not already closed down due to the horrible treatment on my most recent visit. The waiter was empty headed, and had the most bland personality of any waiter. We ordered sides of a couple...More

Thank MistyForest
Reviewed August 26, 2017

This place continues to go down hill, Doesn't look clean, food is fair but worried about eating it thinking we might get sick..

1  Thank EurekaJSK
Reviewed July 4, 2017

Rita’s was just okay. I cannot give them an excellent review, let alone a good review when our party of seven ordered three dishes that included guacamole as a required part of the dish. About five minutes after ordering we were told that they were...More

1  Thank RnCinAZ
Reviewed May 12, 2017

This place was walking distance from my hotel and very conveniently located in downtown Eureka. I would definitely come here again for after dinner drinks. I didn't eat here but they food looked great.

Thank DeborahRandolf
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Beer was very cold and the food was good. Pretty standard Mexican food being served in the states. Service was attentive and we had no complaints about anything we tried. All the regular choices and we were happy with the portion sizing. A good place...More

Thank Bruce Z
Reviewed December 30, 2016

I used to live in Eureka, CA and when I did I used to eat at a hole in the wall called Rita's, it was hands down the best Mexican food. I can find the salsa in my local grocery store in Bellingham, WA so...More

Thank Cristina U
Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

We decided to try this place out after seeing the salsa in the local grocery. The salsa was not that good. I wanted to try their tamales, but they were all out. so I tried the chili Releno , it was okay but nothing to...More

Thank johngM6161PP
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Sorry, but I wasn't a fan of our dinner last night. It could have been so much better. Instead, it was terrible. And it's a consistent thing. I had the fish tacos, Baja style. Generic store-bought frozen breaded fish fillets, absolutely not fresh or special...More

Thank MrDA1
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $15
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 5th St, Eureka, CA 95501-1154 (Formerly Rita's Margaritas & Mexican Grill)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Eureka
  • Phone Number: +1 707-443-5458
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We are a Mexican restaurant dedicated to providing the best service in delivering quality Mexican Food and Margaritas and/or bar cocktails at reasonable prices.
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