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“Always well prepared, every time” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Bull Taco

Bull Taco
Cuisines: Mexican
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Restaurant details
Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Encinitas, California
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115 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
“Always well prepared, every time”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2013

You can never go wrong choosing a menu item at Bull Taco. Our volunteer group makes the regular stop for lunch at Bull Taco a necessary requirement. The outdoor restaurant is located inside the campground of Cardiff State Beach, high up on the bluffs overlooking the sea. Talk about dining at a place with a fabulous view ! And that is merely an extra incentive when you are munching on something delicious. My personal favorite is one of their magnificent breakfast burritos.

Service is always delivered with a smile and I have yet to experience a frown from anyone on the staff.

Excellent quality control and the insistence on the freshest ingredients available are hallmarks of this fine establishment. Bon appétit!

  • Visited June 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Leonard K
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  • English first
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English first
San Diego, California, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“A must eat”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2013

Bull Taco is amazing. Great seating right on the bluff. The food is all time!! They even have some specialty items. I recommend trying the John Wayne. Great spot to eat and enjoy beautiful southern california beach

Visited July 2013
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Thank srfnaked14
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Lake Elsinore, California
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104 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Tacos with ocean view”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2013

Bull taco is located in the beachside camping park. High on a bluff with outside seating. I had the best shrimp taco. Price was just under $4.00. Service was quick and friendly. Order at window and listen for your name. Dogs are welcome. Beautiful ocean view. The menu also offers burritos and many other items. The burritos are very large and tasty. My husband informed me.
I would recommend this restaurant. We will be back later this year.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank daisyCalifornia
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so cal
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272 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
“What a view!”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2013

This stand is in the San Elijo State Campground. If you are not camping there you have to park on street and walk in. It has seating overlooking the ocean with a great view. I had a carne asada burrito and it was OK, but not as good as other places in the area. Also the soda machine didn't work and they gave me a can of Coke for my $2 for soda. Overall, a nice place to hang and relax.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Thank xsteves
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Carlsbad CA
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86 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Knarly Tacos overlooking the Pacific”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2013

Great food - Buffalo, Curried Chicken etc. Tacos and really good. Went there for Taste of Cardiff and it was slammed. Very reasonable prices and variety. Unbelieveable open air location right on bluffs a minute from ocean with views north and south. Oceanside location is great too - but not on beach. They had a lot of specials (smoked tuna tacos etc.) when went and it really was a party but thats probably not a normal night.

You would not know it was there. Park on 101S and walk into south side of campground to camp shop. The locals know.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Brackstead
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