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Puesto

789 W Harbor Dr, Suite 155, San Diego, CA 92101-7710
+1 619-233-8880
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“tacos” (473 reviews)
“guacamole” (119 reviews)
“chicken verde” (48 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
789 W Harbor Dr, Suite 155, San Diego, CA 92101-7710
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Puesto
1. Best place we ate on our visit
"Best place we ate on our visit to San Diego"
tr5150
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2. We love this place!
"We went there for dinner two days in a row."
DianaPei
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3. Superb tacos!
"The tacos were amazing. "
sjbw
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1 - 10 of 804 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First visit and we enjoyed the whole experience. Had to wait for a table but only 10 minutes. Jamie, our waitress, helped us with our order and described the dishes well. Very pleasant.

Thank Whatdaisy
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed July 2, 2017

80% of the clientele are tourists, but it doesn't suffer in the quality of their Margaritas or gourmet tacos. I recently had their carnitas bowl and highly recommend the dish. Tender, marinated carnitas topper with fresh, spicy guacamole ontop lime rice and black beans -...More

1  Thank MTWOODSON76
Reviewed 5 days ago

And great margaritas! Someone at my hotel recommended this place and I'm glad I walked to find it. It was delicious. Great vibe inside, very funky and cool - as a woman travelling solo on business, I always find a seat at the bar and...More

Thank KMay-Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was slow, the tacos were small, and everything was extra. I had two salmon and one steak taco on lettuce instead of tortillas. The salmon and steak were both two dollars or three dollars extra and having lettuce instead of tortillas was another...More

Thank jamescgordon
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I tried this place per TA reviews. We were disappointed. It's in Seaport Village but they don't have an ocean view. We were here for lunch, seated quickly, and we were outside but our waitress was AWEFUL and SLOW!! Also, she was...More

Thank Cbug73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried this restaurant because it was rated highly. Overpriced drinks and little selection of food. basically “tacos only”. Not a fan.

Thank TPA352
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Man, I had a craving for some good Mexican food, and this place scratched that itch. The setting is nice, in a small open air mall right in Seaport Village. It has great outside seating and nice quality heaters for cool nights. Looks like the...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a late lunch here after a long day of travel. The building is very interesting and modern. The staff is friendly and prompt. The tacos are very, very tasty, and probably unlike anything you've had before. Modern and flavorful, I loved all three...More

Thank Stephen T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Expensive, and probably after you've waited for a table for about 30 minutes. Seated at the bar we didn't wait, but the food and drink is definitely worth the slight price premium. The guac is some of the best I've ever had and the mushroom...More

Thank Palooka32
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate at this restaurant for dinner. We found the food to be average. The building was unique with lots of outdoor seating. We were seated inside. We did find the music to be a bit loud and club like. It was hard to have...More

Thank joyb532017
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Kelly S
August 31, 2016|
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Response from Rather_Nomadic | Reviewed this property |
I saw people order food at the bar and carry it out but I don't know if you can call ahead and order food. The carry-out process did not seem quick though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$13 - $19
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 789 W Harbor Dr, Suite 155, San Diego, CA 92101-7710
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-233-8880
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Description
Born in Mexico City and rooted in Southern California, Puesto is an award-winning Mexican Artisan Kitchen providing a fresh and contemporary take on authentic Mexican cuisine in an unique and upscale environment. With handmade maiz azul stone-ground tortillas made daily in house, sustainable meats and seafood, slow-cooked guisados, and scratch salsas, Puesto’s menu is a celebration of fundamental Mexican flavors and an homage to the cosmopolitan palate of Mexico City, courtesy of Executive Chef/Partner Luisteen Gonzalez and Executive Creative Chef Katy Smith. Puesto delivers a refreshing craft bar program, grounded in carefully curated agave spirits. We’re known for our Puesto Perfect Margaritas, in addition to palomas, micheladas and seasonal aguas frescas. Puesto has been featured by media outlets nationally and internationally, some of which include Huffington Post, Refinery 29, MSN, Insider, Zagat, Eater, Food and Wine, and LA Times.
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