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Casa De Reyes Restaurant

2754 Calhoun St, Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, San Diego, CA 92110-2706
+1 619-220-5040
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“tortillas” (43 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
DETAILS
2754 Calhoun St, Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, San Diego, CA 92110-2706
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Reviewed yesterday

Ive Eaten at 4 different restaurants in old town. By far the one I have been happiest with is Casa De Reyes. Its right in the historical district which is nice because thats the best part of old town. Its also surrounded by little shops...More

Thank Brandy R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food was good and the outdoor patio was great! There was a lovely performance going on in the courtyard! The service was a bit slow at times.

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Old Town San Diego was established in 1769 and is the site of the first European settlement in California. Casa de Reyes is an outdoor Mexican restaurant located in a Spanish style courtyard, surrounded by small shops right in the middle of this historic area....More

Thank Swabado
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took two of our group over to eat here. The portions are large and the girls enjoyed the pitcher of the house Margaritas.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in the center of Old Town, this place has a cheerful Mexican atmosphere and delicious food as well as beautiful floral settings that add to the ambience. Sitting outside and enjoying the day was a real treat.

Thank mellowjude
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are a ton of great restaurants in Old Town. Choosing one is no easy feat. With that said, Casa De Reyes is my favorite. Dining outdoors is pretty much the only thing you should be doing while in San Diego... besides eating all of...More

Thank Brittany H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband had visited this restaurant on a previous trip and remembered the good food. We visited on a late afternoon. The outdoor seating is in the middle of a square lined with small shops. Servers are dressed in traditional Mexican clothes. We each picked...More

Thank travelingtummy2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the heart of Old Town San Diego, this was a fairly standard Mexican style restaurant. We sat outside, close to the stage area where there were dancers in traditional garb, dancing traditional dances—at least that was the impression that a gringo like me...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can't go to San Diego without visiting this Mexican restaurant in Old Town. The food and drinks are great. The service is wonderful. We were told that we had to wait because there were no tables available, only to be contacted a few minutes later...More

Thank mamaroro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

one order of shrimp fajitas, one small margarita drink $40. think twice to come back here. nice seating, free show in plaza. extra charge for 2 more corn tortillas, you must be kidding? other places next door offer much better value, very slow service midweek....More

Thank MeuterMedia
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Roberta A
Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?
9 June 2016|
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Response from Tutuwahinelv | Reviewed this property |
I don't know what the restaurant policy is regarding dogs on the patio...but it is more of a courtyard situation, surrounded by shops. I'm thinking that pets are not allowed, but service animals would be. Your best bet... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2754 Calhoun St, Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, San Diego, CA 92110-2706
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-220-5040
  • E-mail
Description
Casa de Reyes offers awarding winning, world-class Mexican comfort food! Located within Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, you’ll enjoy traditional Mexican dining in a lush garden courtyard. There’s also free live entertainment, strolling mariachis, folklórico dancing, year-round events, and more! Casa de Reyes is located on the site of an adobe home built in 1823, one of the first adobe homes in San Diego. Our restaurant is named in honor of one of the home’s first owners, Doña Maria de los Reyes Ybañez de Dominguez. Doña Maria made her small, humble adobe a comfortable and welcoming home for friends and guests, and so do we.