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Fred's Mexican Cafe

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300 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 201, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5113
(714) 374-8226
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The views here are terrific and can't be beat! Have some chips, a Corona, and good conversation as you watch the waves and people below.

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Thank Bob B
Vienna, Austria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Everytime I visit HB I have gone to Fred's and it hasn't changed over 10 years. Margaritas are delicious and love their burritos. We went for lunch but dinner is just as fun. And great views of the beach.

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Thank BritinWien
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At first we could not get a seat outside, but by the time we had ordered drinks an outside table with an awesome view of the sunset quickly became available and the friendly waitress got us seated. Highly recommend the Margarita, 'Fred's Rita'. We ordered Nachos and Calamari for starters, which were huge portions and more than adequate for 4... More 

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Thank David G
Cape Coral, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Someone suggested we go here. Was a little hesitant because of the reviews. Glad we didn't listen to the reviews. They gave us a window seat without any hesitation. The view alone was worth the visit. We had Michel as our waitress and she was very accommodating. The drinks were great and the food was even better. Before we left... More 

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Thank Pamela A
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in after a mornings surfing for a tasty bite to eat. The guacamole was lovely and fresh. Generous and scrumptious fillings in the tacos

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Thank grewski
Farwell, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best food I've eaten in HB. Carnitas were really really good. Chips and salsa as well. Service was excellent. Would define come back.

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Thank Greg A
Chanhassen, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place with lots of room. We had about 40 people which took up 5 big tables. Bad part was we had 1 waiter and our bills were by table which was a huge inconvenience. Food was great though.

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Thank sarah m
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here twice. Both times, ordered food without onions due to severe allergy. Served onions BOTH times! Unreal! Management was extremely unsympathetic and left me on my own to find the local CVS - THREE BLOCKS AWAY - to get meds for allergic reaction, could barely breathe by the time I got there. To order something that doesn't have onions... More 

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Thank Shannon M
Chandler, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I met a friend here for dinner, along with my daughter and her friend. it was a Monday evening around 5pm, so it wasn't prime time dining yet. However, the service was slow and just a bit unfriendly. We did order some iced teas and we were not offered any complimentary chips and salsa but we had to ask for... More 

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Thank Gone2TheBeachPhoenix
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fred's is a great spot for Mexican food downtown and if you sit outside you get a great view of the ocean. A tad overpriced but the food is always good

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 201, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5113
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Huntington Beach
  • Phone Number: (714) 374-8226

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?