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Fred's Mexican Cafe

300 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 201, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5113
+1 714-374-8226
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“tacos” (37 reviews)
“burrito” (26 reviews)
“guacamole” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
300 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 201, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5113
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1 - 10 of 413 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a day to kill so one of our stops was Huntington Beach. First time visit. While there we stopped in for lunch. I had the stake and shrimp tacos which were VERY good. My wife had chicken enchilada which was also good. My...More

Thank julio6925
Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought this place was great. Prices are good, portions and very large. Service, view, flavor were all very good. I'd go back here next time I visit Huntington Beach.

Thank brj0001
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Difficult to find a bad word to write about our visit for dinner. Great food, great service from an attentive waitress, best view in the house overlooking to corner with Main (loads of amazing cars drive past), reasonably priced, lots of choice. The only slight...More

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just arrived in Huntington Beach for a mini vacation and we're looking for a place to eat lunch. We took a chance and went to Fred's Mexican restaurant and so glad we did. We sat outside with a view of the ocean. The service...More

Thank Aristeo T/Lori D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I find Fred's a change of pace if you want a lively scene with good beers and good Mexican dishes. Always seems to be packed but the service usually is good

Thank kimcsmiles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first place we walked in to eat at Huntington Beach. It's a cool looking restaurant with great Mexican food. My sister and I had the fajitas and my mom and dad had the mahi mahi sandwich and Caesar salad. The fajitas were...More

Thank Ardrey L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family just dined at Fred's and already want to go back! The cheese dip is a must have appetizer and I highly recommend the streak fajitas! The fajitas are served with all the perfect mix ins. The margaritas are amazing and really big! They...More

Thank lilyraby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just went back to Fred's after three years of not being there. It was our original plan from the moment we planned this trip to be at Fred's for dinner the first night being back in Huntington. We got there around 7:30pm because we...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Relaxing night with cocktails and good Mexican food with the family - awesome views across Huntington Beach

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Question: Where do you take friends from out of town to truly experience the California beach scene experience? Answer: Fred's at the corner of PCH and Main Street in Surf City USA/ aka Huntington Beach. Go up the wide stairs to another world of great...More

Thank Kit7258
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Questions & Answers
23 July 2016|
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Response from Ron S | Reviewed this property |
There is parking right in front of the restaurant if you are lucky enough to find one. If not then you continue down the road one block turn right and there will be public parking that Fred's will validate for.
17 May 2016|
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Response from Bunny0016 | Reviewed this property |
No. I know of no restaurant that will allow people with no shirt or shoes!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 201, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5113
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Huntington Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 714-374-8226
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