Costa Mesa

Costa Mesa - Open for Outdoor Dining and Takeout

Everything on our menu, including Margaritas available for Takeout! Patio and expanded outdoor seating.

Established in 1977 – Located near Hoag Hospital in Costa Mesa, this restaurant is owned by Maria Elena. She acquired her mother’s love of the kitchen, preparing new dishes using authentic ingredients prepared in a fresh new way. “Botana Carnitas” and “Pepe’s Special” are some of her creations coming from this ‘test’ kitchen. Handmade tortillas are a favorite with the locals.

Costa Mesa Avila's El Ranchito


2101 Placentia Ave.
Costa Mesa, Ca
Phone: 949.642.1142


  • Monday – Thursday: 11:00 am – 8:30 pm
  • Friday: 11:00 am – 9:30 pm
  • Saturday: 9:00 am – 9:30 pm
  • Sunday: 9:00 am – 8:30 pm

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