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Senor Grubby's

377 Carlsbad Village Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2918
+1 760-729-6040
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“street tacos” (15 reviews)
“burrito” (41 reviews)
“al pastor” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
377 Carlsbad Village Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2918
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

All tacos have the right amount of crunch. But their shrimp is not deep friend, which I prefer and are so fresh. Fish tacos are always so good you can forget about beef. And beef tacos are sauced perfectly. Always best comfort food when I'm...More

Thank dudeman8
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We were staying in Carlsbad and went there on Saturday night. Kind of odd that you order/pay for beer separately but it has to do with their license. Good burritos and guacamole. Nice area to walk around Carlsbad, too.

Thank ontheroadagn7
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Love this place! Authentic Mexican with a twist of modern California living! A walk from the Carlsbad beach! And the outdoor seating is very welcoming(indoor seating also available). Just one warning! Spicy means spicy! I love spicy salsa! But I could not handle it! try...More

Thank KRTravels62
Reviewed 5 September 2017

The friendly wait staff and attentive management made a great experience even greater. Generous plates of food and a very convivial atmosphere make this a true reflection of Carlsbad hospitality. We will be back!

Thank cpzzz1
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Liked the salsas . Good taco varieties. Service is fast. Beans and rice taste homemade not from box or can. Tacos are not greasy cheesy.

Thank Wilhelm1234
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We got here a little past 9pm and thought we would give it a try since nothing else in the area was open-big mistake! Not family friendly at all, more of a dirty bar with sticky beer all over the floors and unfriendly rushed bar...More

1  Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

My Shrimp Diabla was good tasting but the shrimp wasn't cleaned of its vein. A definite turn off. My guest had the street tacos and they very good. Good service very attentive.

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We go here every year, and the food is always good. Definitely great if you've been partying, and not bad for lunch anytime...

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Good place to stop and enjoy a meal. Good food all around as well as drinks. Great atmosphere. Place can get very busy so large groups could sometimes find it difficult to get a table as nobody seats you. We lucked out and scored a...More

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Senor Grubby's is a comfortable place to hang out with friends or family. The dining room was pretty crowded when we visited, so we ended up sitting outside in the bar area. The fish tacos are absolutely amazing. Will definitely be back when I'm in...More

Thank Rich A
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Debra J
14 January 2017|
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Response from mondiale | Reviewed this property |
No idea. You probably should call the restaurant to check before going.
Steven M
25 February 2016|
Response from CharleyandhisTravels | Reviewed this property |
I can't say for certain, but have a feeing they don't. Best answer is to call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 02:30
07:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 377 Carlsbad Village Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2918
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-729-6040
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