El Nopalito

Mexican Restaurant
560 Santa Fe Dr, Encinitas, CA 92024 560 Santa Fe Dr, Encinitas Directions
Today 6:30 AM - 8:00 PM Open All Hours
+17604365775
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90% of 248 customers recommended

A relaxed establishment in Encinitas, El Nopalito's tacos, burritos, tamales and more will certainly appease your appetite. Can't stay at this restaurant long? Pick up and go home.

About this Business

  • Cuisine
    Mexican, American, Catering, Diner, Grill
  • Meals
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Price
    $15-$30
  • Hours
    Sun
    8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Mon-Sat
    6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Cuisine
    Mexican, American, Catering, Diner, Grill
  • Meals
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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  • Attire
    Casual
  • Parking
    Lot
  • Free Parking
    Yes
  • Delivery
    Yes
  • Takeout
    Yes
  • Reservations
    Yes
  • Vegetarian Options
    Yes
  • Gluten Free Options
    Yes
  • Catering
    Yes
  • Good For Kids
    Yes
  • Good For Groups
    Yes
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Tips

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111 Tips
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Report | 4 years ago
Thank you:) I love all your vegetarian options!
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Report | 4 years ago
Thanks for the great service.
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Report | 4 years ago
Great little find! Staff were quite friendly!
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Report | 4 years ago
THIS IS A VERY MODEST RESTAURANT WITH ONLY COUNTER SERVICE BUT THE STAFF WAS VERY POLITE AND HELPFUL WHEN ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT THE VARIOUS DISHES
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Report | 4 years ago
Your food recommendation was terrific!
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Report | 4 years ago
Service was a little slow
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Report | 4 years ago
Great carne asada! I liked the "relaxed" staff.
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Report | 4 years ago
They have nopales but tell them not to over cook the eggs.
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Report | 4 years ago
Keep up the good work, the food is wonderful.
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Report | 4 years ago
Please close down. Customer service is horrible.
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From Our Editors

At El Nopalito — a relaxed Mexican restaurant — you can enjoy a classic margarita and bottomless chips and salsa. Gluten-free and low-fat are not one in the same, but this place serves them both. The perfect place to take the kids, dining out at this restaurant won't cost you a sitter. Your large group can all sit together at El Nopalito.

Not a popular place for dress-up dining, most El Nopalito patrons come in casual attire. El Nopalito is known for serving great food, and they are able to serve it at your next event with their excellent catering. This restaurant offers carryout for your convenience.

At El Nopalito, we don't think a night out should be filled with hidden fees. That's why our parking lot's free. Commute by bike to El Nopalito and find easy bike parking.

For a decently-priced meal that s not too fancy, El Nopalito hits the nail on the head. The menu at El Nopalito includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner — stop by for your favorite meal. When you just want to relax and indulge in some Mexican fare, El Nopalito has you covered. El Nopalito certainly will have you begging for more Mexican cuisine, even after ordering your second plate!

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Sun
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Mon-Sat
6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
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