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Stuck at a week long workshop one block from the roller coaster. Any suggestions that are more interesting than Roberto's?

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  1. Rubicon Deli
    Cafe Mono

    1. Maria's Taco Shop has some of my favorite al pastor tacos in San Diego.

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      1. re: y6y6y6

        Is Maria's the one next to the Catamaran delivery entrance (on Mission Blvd)? Aka La Playa or something like that?

        1. re: pickypicky

          Maris's is right next to Robertos. Tiny little place. Right across the street from the rollercoaster.

          1. re: y6y6y6

            I just did a little foray on Google maps, and it looks like it is called "Marcy's".

            1. re: y6y6y6

              Thanks. I love the place I described above and a nice lady behind the counter is always there. I thought she might be Maria. La Playa Tacos speciality is carnitas burritos!

              1. re: pickypicky

                I'm also a fan of La Playa - it is definitely one of my favorite taco shops in the neighborhood.

                1. re: menuinprogress

                  Do you know that sweet lady's name? She calls the regulars by name and always remembers us.

                  1. re: menuinprogress

                    La Playa (next to the Catamaran) is head and shoulders better than Roberto's. Try the shrimp burrito! Also, Rubicon is great, as is Thai Village, which is about a mile away.