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El Lugarcito Restaurant

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128 Broadway St, King City, CA 93930-2833
+1 831-385-4521
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“tacos” (5 reviews)
“burrito” (7 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
128 Broadway St, King City, CA 93930-2833
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Reviewed January 31, 2018

An authentic Mexican restaurant with very colourful decor. Was bit dubious about exterior, but once inside didn't disappoint. Light, bright, colourful and highly decorated rooms (2) with lots of seating. Hand written menu on wall but also a printed one handed to us. Pork Carnitas...More

Thank patbean
Reviewed September 17, 2017

We pulled off Highway 101 to get gas and lunch, and what a cute little town King City is! We followed signs to the Historic Downtown and there were so many Mexican places to choose from. We chose this one, and are so happy we...More

Thank MaraFromToronto
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

Grew up in King City. And this place is always a must stop whenever I come back to town. The Carne Asada Burrito is Amazing. A lil small but still Amazing. Great service and everything is well priced. A must stop for anyone looking for...More

Thank 1Chunk
Reviewed January 7, 2017

On the way from the Bay Area to Santa Maria, I stopped here for a quick lunch. The service was fast and pleasant. I got a delicious veggie burrito with avocado and without cheese (just the way I like it!) for under $5, plus complimentary...More

Thank Soprof
Reviewed April 23, 2016

I know chile verde. I know how it's supposed to taste. I know the consistency, the mouth feel...I even make my own at home. So when I try a Mexican restaurant for the first time, I usually order chile verde as an initial test because...More

Thank CaliforniaFellow
Reviewed October 8, 2015

First off it was like an oven inside with only fans to blow hot air around, no ac. I mean come on, this is a very warm region in California during the summer. I wish we had just left right then! As for food, the...More

Thank Patti M
Reviewed August 30, 2015

We love this place. It's way bigger now than it was years ago, but food is still good. Just standard California Mexican food, but good. And it must have the best carne asada in California, doesn't it? And 'camarones al ajo' is sure great, too,...More

Thank Brent T
Reviewed August 15, 2015

Always a good meal at El Lugarcito ! The best Mexican restaurant in King City ! you won"t leave here hungry. Seafood cocktails, oysters, or Carnitas,tacos, you won't be disappointed. Take the whole Family !

Reviewed August 15, 2015

The food here is so-so. I've wondered if all the Mexican restaurants in King City get their food pre-cooked from the same source, as it all looks exactly the same. Service was grumpy, we'd interrupted their TV show. Water glass was never refilled, and we...More

1  Thank Kerry B
Reviewed March 17, 2015

Real Mexican food, local family, great service. You have to tryy the mariscos, with garlic. Stop by and have a real treat.

Thank Jefe16
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Broadway St, King City, CA 93930-2833
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  King City
  • Phone Number: +1 831-385-4521
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