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10460 Friars Rd, Grantville, San Diego, CA 92120-2352
+1 619-285-9985
11:00 - 14:00
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Sat - Sun 16:00 - 21:00
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Get with it Rubio's. No nutritional info regarding gluten free items anywhere to be found. Manager wasn't even familiar with the items or ingredients that would have gluten. I won't be back until you update your menu.

Thank Lynette B
Brampton, Canada
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

Dining with friends touring San Diego for the first time, got filled full and fulfilled, having been courteously served by hardworking restaurant crews, delicately prepared appetizing and healthy foods. The place being so acceptably orderly and clean.

Thank Socrates S
San Diego, United States
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55 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Rubios has good food and very reasonably priced. Great Salsa Bar and Fish Tacos. But I really enjoy their Salads and Shrimp entress as well. They make a great Chicken Chop Salad.

Thank Luann H
San Diego, California
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785 reviews
319 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 451 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Simple menu prepared for each order and so delicious. Help yourself to the salsa bar while you wait a minute or two. We often order and bring it home. Try the cheese enchiladas and for sure try the fish tacos. Most excellent.

Thank Walker S
Edmonton, Canada
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283 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015

When you are in San Diego, don't bother going to Rubio's. what you will realize very quickly is that Rubio's Tacos are just garbage in comparison to street tacos in SD. I was very disappointed by my first meal in San Diego and no thanks to Rubio's Didn't bother going back, if you want good tacos, go to El Zarape.

Thank fahym
California, Maryland
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75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Rubio's fish tacos has been a staple since college. Now that I live on the east coast this is the one stop I have to make when visiting family.

Thank Stewfoot
Eastsound, Washington
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Yes, it's fast food... but the fish tacos are great. I'll definitely eat here again. Friendly staff.

Thank WashingtonGirl98245
Charleston, South Carolina
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2014

I caught on to Rubios in the late 1990's, since, this fast paced short order Latino kitchen has made quite a bit of headway in the San Diego taqueria scene. Their fish tacos are delicious and the chicken with house made mole is delightful. Definitely planning a return visit.

Thank Bradley F
Charlotte, North Carolina
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153 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2014

There are a lot of locations, so a local might laugh that we even reviewed it - BUT as non-locals it was pretty good, quick "clean" tasting food.

Thank telamm
Gainesville, Virginia
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105 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2014

I had the tilapia tacos, best I've ever had. Too bad it was in a mall food court, they need more exposure of their fabulous food.

Thank Susan C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Mexican, Fast food, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Healthy
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10460 Friars Rd, Grantville, San Diego, CA 92120-2352
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-285-9985

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?