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“Food on the bland aise”
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Marieta's
Ranked #21 of 110 Restaurants in Santee
Cuisines: Mexican
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Level 3 Contributor
24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Food on the bland aise”
Reviewed April 26, 2012 via mobile

The service was good, but the food had little flavor and was rather bland. We like our Mexican food spicier. The bean dip was good and the salsa had decent flavor but lacked the spice that we prefer. I had the chicken enchaladas with verde sauce. It was served with rice and corn. Unfortunately the corn was not drained well and the water from the corn made the verde sauce watery and it lacked much flavor. I would say this is average at best and geared to Norte Americano tastes. We'll look elsewhere to satisfy our cravings for Mexican food.

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  • English first
  • Japanese first
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English first
Escondido, CA
Level 6 Contributor
91 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
“Yummy Mexican Food”
Reviewed October 19, 2011

In a town full of Mexican restaurants we found a jewel! LOVED the bean dip they brought with the great tortilla chips and really good salsa! I had a chili rellano and chicken taco and they were delicious. Friendly, fast service. We'd definitely go back the next time we are in the Santee area.

Visited October 2011
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SoCal
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Fast service, good margaritas, 5 star chili verde”
Reviewed July 28, 2011

I've been serching for a great mexican restaurant in SD County since I left Phoenix over 10 years ago. This place is legit.

  • Visited June 2011
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