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Cazadores Mexican Restaurant

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9333 Mission Gorge Rd, Santee, CA 92071
+1 619-449-5347
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Escondido, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

Excellent fare, ultra casual. The portions are huge and the flavors are well balanced and tasty, never greasy

Thank skisandieg0
San Diego, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Seriously, people say it all the time but we enjoy it so much, especially the ceviche tostada, we are willing to drive 20 miles.

Thank CostaRicaGuest
San Diego
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

Cazadores was my go-to place for a quick Mexican lunch when I worked in the area. I stopped by today, opting for the drive thru. If they gave awards for the best drive thru service, Cazadores would win, hands down! The approach was nicely shaded by tropical palm trees, and their ordering setup was in perfect working order...I could understand... More 

Thank mj92159
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

My son and I went here for lunch! He usually gets the 5 rolled tacos with guacamole and I had a guacamole quesadilla ! I had a bite of his and it was wonderful! The rolled tacos are made fresh unlike other places that heat up bought rolled tacos! The tortilla were amazing, crispy yet tender and the flavors were... More 

Thank Pamela R
San Diego, California, Usa
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

I love Cazadores!! They have really good food and a drive thru which is a huge plus! The staff are also very friendly.

Thank Bree D
Imperial Beach
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2015

I'm a Mexican Food freak, and this place is good. Cooked fresh - don't expect a quick drive-thru, but expect really good food.

Thank IBChuck
Santee, California
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110 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2015

Great Mexican food with lots of competition around! My wife loves this favorite place for salads and quesadillas and the best hot carrots in town! Two taco combo is her best choice!

Thank Dave A
San Diego, California
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68 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2015

I frequent Cazadores Mexican Restaurant alot! It was a weekly stop en route to work for a morning breakfast burrito to share with a friend! The salsa bar is well stocked and I like the Carne Asada plate for dining in the evening! Rolled tacos, chicken tacos and chile rellenos are great and my favorite! I love Mexican food and... More 

Thank Karen-Kasey R
Santee, California
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130 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2015

Want a large amount of meat wrapped in a huge tortilla? Come here. There prices are the highest of all taco shops (in my experience) but the flavors are good, store clean and have the best salsa bar. Drive through makes it very convenient.

Thank polizzi82
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

We eat at Cazadores at least twice a week since we located their place, for the last 6 months. They serve the bedt authentic mexican food and they also have a convenient drive-thru. I highly recommend!

Thank 11meme11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9333 Mission Gorge Rd, Santee, CA 92071
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santee
  • Phone Number: +1 619-449-5347

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