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Garcia's Mexican Restaurant

2968 State St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2336
+1 760-729-8565
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (11 reviews)
“tostada” (4 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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10:00 - 21:00All hours
££ - £££
2968 State St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2336
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great outdoor seating & Pet friendly! Wide range of Mexican fare with superb drinks! There are many small shops to browse through after your lunch/dinner!

Thank Howard A
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

I am not a foodie but I must say the food and overall experience was les than even one star. The salsa was void of taste other than a high infusion of garlic and no salt whatsoever. I did mention it to the waiter. He...More

Thank Leonel H
Reviewed 26 November 2017

We went there for lunch based on a whim. we found it to be very good and the service was very good. We would go there again, maybe for dinner next time

Thank Wartfang
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Good food. Great service. Watch out for the Cadillac Margaritas!! They are strong!! They took great care of our large party celebrating a birthday

Thank debahrke
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Good lunch specials and nice Margarita. Always friendly and great service. Salsa has a kick to it!!!

Thank Magaroons
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We were travelling and this was a really good place to stop for lunch. We enjoyed sitting outside on the patio. The food was quite standard Mexican, but really nicely prepared. The staff are friendly and nice.

Thank inezlucie
Reviewed 7 October 2017

I popped in here for dinner after scouting out the village for a while. It was a good choice. The Ricardo combo of Tostada and beef taco was wonderful. A great atmosphere in the place too.

Thank uktravailer
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We've been coming here for years and the food is always good but the service can be hit or miss. Overall it's a nice place, check out the insane decor inside (ladies will love the women's bathroom accoutrements. Eclectic to say the least! The food...More

Thank mikesI1810RX
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We always try to eat here when in Carlsbad. We had drinks and food again this past week and it was delicious w/great, fast service on farmers market day! Fish taquitos were freat

Thank cowgirl509
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Went for a family lunch on a Saturday afternoon and sat outside as weather was perfect! Service was very good starting off with chips and salsa. Food was generally very good, fresh and tasty but nothing spectacular. Portions were large on the combination dishes and...More

Thank drjeff77
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2968 State St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2336
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-729-8565
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