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Casa Franco

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24395 Alicia Pkwy, Ste 3, Mission Viejo, CA 92691-4539
+1 949-380-9693
10:30 - 22:00
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Los Angeles
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215 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Being new to living in Mission Viejo, we need to establish our "go to" places for a familiar, consistently good, reasonably priced restaurants. Casa Franco will be our "go to" Mexican food place, for sure!! We went on a Sunday afternoon around 2:00 for a late lunch. While there were other customers there, it was not packed and we could... More 

Thank hugs4u
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

A small local place that exceeds all others. After living in Mission Viejo for over a year we found this little joint and love their food. The same people are always working here and the food is consistently good. Our adult kids live in tustin and they drive down to eat here as well. The crispy chicken tacos and chicken... More 

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Laguna Hills, California
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64 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

When deciding on where to satisfy ones craving for Mexican food, most of us here in the O.C. have a few small family run places that will always put the big regional chains to shame. Let me share one of my favorites close to me. Casa Franco is small and inviting. It features most of the usual fare. But as... More 

Thank maitaimike2015
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015

My husband & I have been eating at this restaurant for years. It has been a year or two since the last time we had dinner here. The menu has changed but the quality of the food is as fresh & delicious as ever! I especially like the chicken enchiladas as they use only white meat & lots of it... More 

Thank 2015happyretiree
Flagstaff, Arizona
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193 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015

My family and I have gone here for many years and are never disappointed. The prices are very affordable and the food is so flavorful you really can't go wrong no matter what you order.

Thank matt v
Mission Viejo, California
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316 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

The food is good, the staff is very helpful. The owner is uptight and annoying. The layout is a bit tight. Go for the food and ignore the owner.

Thank Richard V
San Luis Obispo, California
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2014

I like Casa Francos. We often make a point of going to Casa Franco's for Taco Tuesday for their inexpensive tacos. Often someone will order one or two other things off the menu which is ALWAYS better than the tacos. The tacos aren't all that great, cheap, but not the best tasting. This place is a good central spot to... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Quick, tasty, and friendly new staff. Look out for their new years eve grand opening party. Should be great, I'm glad we a moving closer to them.

Thank William C
Mission Viejo, California
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2013

We are regulars here. It's our go to for family dinners, late night casual eating. Best Mexican food around. Servers are like family. Shrimp enchiladas and chicken tortilla soup are two of my favorites. Chicken is all white meat. Try it in a crunchy taco. Strong margaritas!

Thank morepepper
Mission Viejo
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55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2013 via mobile

I live very close to this restaurant and decided to stop in for some inexpensive tacos for Taco Tuesday. The price was great at a dollar per taco. I ordered one chicken taco and a beer. The taco had a little bit of chicken and enough lettuce to make a side salad. The chicken was tasteless, the cheese was not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24395 Alicia Pkwy, Ste 3, Mission Viejo, CA 92691-4539
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Mission Viejo
  • Phone Number: +1 949-380-9693

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