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JV's Mexican Food

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1112 Morena Blvd, San Diego, CA 92110-3846
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 2:00 am
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Oxnard, California
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186 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place on Google maps, leaving SeaWorld. Not in a touristy part of town, and parking can get tight. The menu is HUGE! Prices are reasonable, and enjoyed their food!!! Service was good. Salsa bar present. I shared a California burrito, and a 6 order of rolled tacos! Plenty of food for 3. On person ordered the flautas, and... More 

Thank oneeddy1
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Great friendly service. Shrimp burrito was so good! Full of shrimp and cheese just the way I like it.

Thank tld50
Hyattsville, Maryland
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289 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

I was so full afterwords, that's what it felt like. A bowling ball. But so damned good. I'm simple. Give me a really good burrito and a giant frothy horchata to wash it down and I'm in the best food coma ever. This was one of those situations. There's nothing to elaborate on really. They have all the staples and... More 

Thank CaptainAwethume
North Carolina
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115 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

We stopped here for dinner. It's a bit hidden and not fancy but so good. Our kids loved the Mexican juice. I ordered the recommended Carne Asada burrito and my husband ordered the seafood burrito. Both were huge and we couldn't finish. The tortillas were truly homemade. Chips and salsa were fresh, crunchy and simply delish. Our kids ordered beef... More 

Thank jaimelovebug
Salzburg Region, Austria
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49 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

this is by far the best tasting burrito ive ever had. huge size, fresh ingredients and very nice People. cant wait to come back asap. cheers from Austria!

Thank Daniel D
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

it's a cute, small restaurant, run by super friendly people. i ordered a tex mex, it was huge. though it was the first time i tried, i loved it. i was so full i couldn't finish it so you may consider sharing it maybe.

Thank dilibuzusesice
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

We have been to JV's several times, and they never disappoint. I always get the Hawaiian burrito - it's great! The only bad part about the place is the parking. If you go at lunch time, you may not be able to find a place to park.

Thank Patti C
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Native San Diegan who eats a lot of Mexican food. JVs is reliably mediocre. Portions are big, hot carrots are free, not a huge fan of there salsa.

Thank Saif A
San Diego
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

There is always a line, so that tells you something! They have just about every combination you can think of, their menu is huge. Great people, fast service, condiment bar, ample seating, always good. This is the best taco shop in SD, in my opinion.

Thank LovinSanDiego
Las Vegas, Nevada
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64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

There were four of us, we had Potato Tacos, Chicken Quesadillas, Carne Asada Fries, and Carne Asada Nachos. Wow...first, the price is really inexpensive and the portions are huge. Food was barely finished and three meals were not finished fully--not very normal. The facility is in a very small strip mall with little parking for trucks or big vehicles, so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Mexican, Fast Food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 2:00 am
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1112 Morena Blvd, San Diego, CA 92110-3846
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: 619-276-0758

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