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Ricardo's Place

32082 Camino Capistrano, Ste C, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3727
+1 949-493-4941
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“enchiladas” (12 reviews)
“pozole” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
32082 Camino Capistrano, Ste C, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3727
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent all the way around. Taco Tuesday a great value. Large portions and excellent service. Very good beef and carnitas tacos. Nice chips and salsa. Reasonably priced. Local atmosphere and family vibe.

Thank DeavBBQ
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Recommend by a young man we fished with, this was our last meal and we all agreed tied with the breakfast that morning at Mollie's as the best meal. I will go into detail on this. First our waiter was Salvador. A true professional, a...More

Thank Guinny_Ire
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We did Carnitas for 2 with my wife. The kids had quesadillas and chicken fingers shaped like dinosaurs. We had so much food leftover, it was crazy. Anyways the carnitas entree was excellent and would come back again.

Thank Sean H
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Two couples met for dinner with a local resident who introduced us to flower chips. While I could not finish my "wet" steak burrito, smothered with sauce and cheese, they enjoyed a selection of huge tacos.

Thank larrygilbert
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This is very authentic Mexican food. Great friendly staff. Owner is a solid guy. Hot sauce will make you sweat and cry at the same time. Nothing bad on the menu.

Thank echo8kilo
Reviewed 5 July 2017

While driving to San Diego, my brothers and I stopped at this restaurant for lunch. The place is clean and the service was acceptable. We ordered a couple of Micheladas and they make good ones. The accompanying chips and salsa was nothing special. Specially the...More

Thank Hitokiri_Battosai
Reviewed 26 May 2017

I have had almost everything on the menu and never had a bad meal. My wife and I go there every week for "Taco Tuesday" always enjoy our dinner. This is a family restaurant and the owner is always there greeting guests. We have gotten...More

Thank sace101
Reviewed 25 May 2017

It's like going to your auntie's house, if she has a beautiful south-of-the-border themed house. The atmosphere enhances the building and furniture: Ricardo's staff convey and extend the sense of welcome for a special celebration. Everything is quick: the wait for a table, even on...More

Thank Lanjohns
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This restaurant is in the neighborhood so it's handy. The staff is very attentive and extremely sweet but, in truth, the food is nothing to write home about, very forgettable.

Thank kittysgirl
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The Mexican food is authentic and delicious. You start immediately with fresh, warm chips and salsa. The menu is extensive- almost too much to choose from. We had diffent plates at the table- chicken fajitas, enchiladas, and chicken chimichangas. The food came out quickly, was...More

Thank NyTnewbie
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11 October 2016|
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Response from Arpad P | Reviewed this property |
Like my other reviewers said you can divide some of the dinning room into sections depending on the time and date of your party
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32082 Camino Capistrano, Ste C, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3727
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
  • Phone Number: +1 949-493-4941
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