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El Ranchito Taco Shop

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13654 Poway Rd, Poway, CA 92064-4781
+1 858-748-0270
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Aug 22, 2017
“Great Breakfast burritos”
Jul 9, 2017
“The "Go To " Place”
Open Now
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Fast Food, Spanish
13654 Poway Rd, Poway, CA 92064-4781
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

My wife and I found this little gem down the road from our house. We love their breakfast burritos! Love the fresh salsa bar as well!

Thank Steven M
Reviewed July 9, 2017

Both El Ranchito Taco Shops in Poway have been the source of consistently good Mexican fare ( including menudo ! ) for our family for over twenty years ...

Thank Hasan B
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Stopped for lunch today based on good reviews here. Not impressed. Service was friendly and efficient. Tables clean and decor attractive. But the food is just OK based on a nearly flavorless shredded beef enchilada smothered in salad and very little sauce, and a carne...More

Thank karylj2000
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Having recently moved up to Poway from Chula Vista, my wife and I were looking forward to finding a North County replacement for our South Bay favorites like Lolita's, etc. The folks we bought our home from recommended El Ranchito down the street, and I...More

Thank appellateatty2016
Reviewed August 23, 2016

They have a large and varied menu and, in my opinion, the best carnitas around. Flying Saucers, tacos, tostados, burritos are all delicious. Friendly staff

Thank Charles K
Reviewed August 17, 2016

Doing some heavy duty shopping in a strip mall in Poway, CA. Stopped for a quick and easy lunch at El Ranchito Taco Shop...best decision I made all day. The place is great for lunch, very clean from tables to floors, service was outstanding, and...More

Thank 70elizabethy
Reviewed September 1, 2015

My favorite taco shop in Poway. Always quality. Some place may have bigger burritos, but the quality of product is not there. This place is amazing and consistent.

Thank Scott S
Reviewed June 10, 2015

I think anything you order will be good. It's not fancy Mexican food and it's always fresh. My fish taco was overcooked last time but it usually isn't.

Thank Kathy E
Reviewed May 2, 2015

If I could have given this Mexican place 3 1/2 stars, I would have. The menu is quite extensive. I've never seen so many different choices for burritos!!! I had a combination plate with a chicken taco, chicken enchilada (instead of cheese) and bean tostada....More

Thank maringfro
Reviewed March 17, 2015

I visited on the recommendation of the young woman who cut my hair. She said she worked there during high school and it had great food. She was right. I've had rolled tacos with guacamole and carne asada burrito, and both were excellent. They have...More

Thank Robert F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13654 Poway Rd, Poway, CA 92064-4781
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Poway
  • Phone Number: +1 858-748-0270
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