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Los Primos Mexican Food

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16711 Bernardo Center Dr, San Diego, CA 92128-2509
858-674-1141
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Alpine, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I just stopped by for a late breakfast after helping a friend out. Parking was close by, and the interior was clean....However the heat in the dining area was pretty much unbearable. There was one couple eating when I walked in. After I placed my order I heard one of them complaining about the heat and they decided to take... More 

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Thank 10ringtraveler
Kennesaw
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120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Never normally taken by non-full service restaurants but the food here was good. Good selection, reasonably priced and enough for a takeaway box for back at the hotel.

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Huntington Beach, CA
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

nothing fancy at all just good fresh mexican food with great flavor. Stopped in and grabbed a burrito which was very good. it is a sit down location buit you have to order your food at the counter first. the staff was friendly and helpful.

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Thank LBheat
San Diego, California
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

I've been going to this place for 18 years now through all the different owners. Food is just like any other bertos but they are very friendly and their food is always fresh. Can't complain. Try the Adobada tacos!!!

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Thank vigghtor
San Diego CA
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322 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

I typically do not go out of my way to eat at, or review, fast food restaurants. We happened into this location, whereas we have been at a few of the others. Ok, the place is tired and in severe need of a remodel. The food is better than average and the prices are fair.

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Thank nadojeff
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801 reviews
578 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 295 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Yes, Los Primos has Jamaica Ole, Pina Colada Bang, Orange Bang, Tamarindo Ole, and Horchata Ole. Orange Bang is a lot like Orange Julius, and Hochata Ole is like a drinkable version of rice pudding. The food is cheap and filling. The salsa bar is just okay. But those drinks................................worth the trip.

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Thank illinois travelere
san diego
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276 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

This is a great little taco shop with excellent enchilada sauce, beans and combos. Their breakfast burritos are a great deal for a delicious start to your day.

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San Jose
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2011

good choice, v reasonable price, good choice, v reasonable price, good choice, v reasonable price, authentic stype, big size burritos...Go for the combo meals $5 only

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Redlands, California
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280 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2011

Big portions, not particularly flavorful. My friend and I got burritos with beans and rice on the side. Both rice and beans were nicely textured, but not flavorful. The burritos were just ok. We got flan and churros for dessert - also just ok. If you are looking for cheap Mexican food that isn't spicy, this is probably for you,... More 

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Thank SLPlovesPE42
Mesa
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2010

It's the greatest....fast and convenient, fresh and healthy. This is where you want to go for a fast bite. Forget Rubio's....not worth the money.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16711 Bernardo Center Dr, San Diego, CA 92128-2509
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: 858-674-1141

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?