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740 E 30th St, National City, CA 91950-7428
+1 619-474-7430
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San Diego, California
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300 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

I stopped by today and bought a bean and cheese tostada, carne asada torta, and a small soda. I really wanted rolled tacos with shredded beef, but I was told they only had ground beef tacos (sounded gross) so I went with the tostada. It did not taste very good..had very little cheese and very little lettuce. I bought my... More 

Thank Angelica S
San Diego, California
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573 reviews
371 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016

The Cotijas here in National City right across the Street from SUHI has been there forever! The food is not the greatest compared to many other California style Mexican food joints. However, it is close by The 54 Freeway and Walmart.

Thank Jiro_Kaneshiro
Chula Vista, California
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139 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

I have been driving through here for over 25 years and nothing has changed. Their fish tacos are the most authentic in the South Bay. The service is fast and everything is fresh. Mexican tacos in South Bay.

Thank hac0y7
San Diego, California
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2013

The tacos there are a joke, they are nasty, and there is a pungent smell in the shop. The service is a joke and horrible.

Thank Karina R
Chula Vista, California
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123 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2013

Their sign says, Home of the Shrimp Burrito. I've had those many times-those are very good. Today we just had Chorizo con huevos burrito for my son. Two beef tacos and cheese enchilada for me. Food was good. Burrito was too much (in quantity) for my son. Several kinds of salsa, carrots on the side bar for the taking. Did... More 

Thank Momplayinghookie
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73 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2011

Huge portion of carne asada fries, 2 fish tacos & 1 large drink... $11 !! Food was very good, nice char flavor on the meat without any of that nasty fat on it. Fish tacos also huge portion of fish and yummy!

Thank yesiloves2travel

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Fast food
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 E 30th St, National City, CA 91950-7428
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  National City
  • Phone Number: +1 619-474-7430

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?