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Best Mexican Restaurant in Carlsbad CA

Diane Powers has brought the fun and flair of the original Casa de Bandini to The Forum Shopping Center in Carlsbad, Calif. Formerly located in Old Town, San Diego, this second generation Casa de Bandini Mexican Restaurant is the essence of Mexican culture: authentic Mexican food, fabulous mariachi entertainment, hot-off-the-grill homemade tortillas, giant margaritas and an environment depicting Colonial Mexico.

This beautiful Mexican restaurant creates the perfect setting for one of San Diego County’s best Mexican restaurants. The award-winning, flavorful Mexican cuisine made with the freshest ingredients is paired with our homemade salsas, using our original regional recipes. Enjoy truly memorable dining, accompanied by an extensive selection of specialty margaritas. Over 80 entrees can be found on the menu including: Mexican seafood such as delicious fish or crispy shrimp and mango tacos; traditional combination plates; flavorful Mexicana Chicken; beef or pork entrees and the most wonderful Carnitas Burrito you will ever taste; and an abundant choice of creative and healthy Mexican salads. Casa de Bandini also offers a Healthy Dining menu, numerous vegetarian choices and 50 gluten-free selections.

Banquet and private party accommodations are available. Enjoy dining under the stars on the magnificent heated patio. There’s always a fiesta going on at Casa de Bandini!.

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Tess L.
San Diego, CA
Jose and all of the staff was prompt and polite. It was our first Mexican experience a great success.
Maggy O.
Alpine, CA
Our server was so great, over and above. Best service we have had in a long time. They offered gluten free chips and menu, it was amazing.
Delberto P.
Vista, CA
Music is fantastic. I do not miss The Cadillac special everyday Friday. I love margaritas and guacamole.

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