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La Super-Rica Taqueria

622 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3032
+1 805-963-4940
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tortillas” (106 reviews)
“tacos” (112 reviews)
“marinated pork” (16 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
622 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3032
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tiny place has been serving up delicious, simple Mexican for a long time. When friends and family visit they always ask to eat here before anywhere else.

Thank Mollygregkim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last month, on our way from San Diego to San Francisco, we stopped at La Super-Rica taco stand in Santa Barbara for dinner per my daughter's suggestion. I am so glad she did recommend the place. It is a humble and unique taco stand, but...More

Thank ParvizM2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love this simple but great Mexican taqueria. There is always a line up but it’s worth the wait. Their menu is unique and not american-Mexican. We’ve given up on trying any other Mexican restaurants.

Thank Balzac51
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Although the line can be long and the parking is sometimes difficult this humble restaurant deserves all the great reviews that it gets. The food is absolutely delicious. On a recent trip to Paso Robles my friend and I made a point to stop here...More

Thank _dt_arch
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

There's a good reason that this was one of Julia Child's favorite restaurants, and there's a good reason there's always a longtime to get in. The food is extraordinary. If you're in the area, go!

Thank califcasl
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

If you stood outside this restaurant for long you just wouldn’t go in. At best it looks dodgy. However we had read the reviews and decided to give it a go, after all we had the Imodium with us! I am very glad we did,...More

Thank mmmySouthCoast
Reviewed August 27, 2018

You cant go to Santa Barbra with out a stop at La Super-Rica. This is a hidden treasure, We wish they would open one in Chicago We travel to Santa Barbra every August to visit family.

Thank Neil G
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Heavy on authenticity and taste, light on seating and frills. Pure Mexican cuisine, no bells and whistles, just really good food!

Thank eric s
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Lines out the door justify the taste and quality of the food here. This is taqueria not a Mexican restaurant. Casual place with walk up ordering and enclosed patio seating. Tortillas are amazing.

Thank kevinsP1925ZI
Reviewed August 15, 2018

This was our first stop in California after a full day of flying. We ordered a few tacos to take back to our hotel room. We arrived later in the evening, around 9 pm, so there was not a line. Laid-back, family atmosphere. Very delicious...More

Thank Lainey0023
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August 30, 2017|
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Response from travelinmen | Reviewed this property |
My daughter is gluten free but not celiac, and she eats there all the time.
Joe U
June 5, 2017|
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Response from Mike P | Reviewed this property |
Have not been there on Sunday therefore unable to assist.
April 22, 2015|
Response from Charlem |
Is it Open on sundays?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
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 - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 622 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3032
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-963-4940
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