Top 5 Restaurants Near Wander Palomar Mountain

Wander your way to these foodie spots!

 Natalie Kowalewski
NatalieTravel Guide
Top 5 Restaurants Near Wander Palomar Mountain

There's no shortage of tacos near Wander Palomar Mountain. If you're looking for a fast or casual restaurant option, here are some absolutely spec-taco-lar options for ya!

Jilberto's Taco Shop

  • Distance from Wander Palomar Mountain: 10 miles

  • Location: 17128 CA-76, Pauma Valley, CA 92061

  • Hours:  7AM-10PM daily 

  • Phone: (760) 742-1896

Jiberto’s has several locations near Wander Palomar Mountain, but this one is the closest to the Wander house. It’s a great place for an easy lunch or dinner that you can eat on site or bring back to the house. Aside from tacos, they also serve breakfast fare, burritos, and quesadillas. 

Tip: If you place an order before you leave Wander Palomar Mountain, it will probably be ready by the time you descend the mountain!

Casino Pauma Dining

Located inside the Pauma Casino are three locales that you can dine at: Lindo Valle Mexican Grill has all the Mexican classics that you know and love like fresh guacamole, nachos, street tacos, and enchiladas.

The Cafe serves breakfast, lunch and dinner in a casual atmosphere. There are also themed-dinners throughout the week. Be sure to check out all-you-can-eat fried chicken Wednesdays and surf & turf Friday buffets.

Lastly, the Deli and Pizzeria is a quick stop for sandwiches, salads, and a variety of pizzas. You can never go wrong whichever restaurant you pick!

'ritas Cantina

  • Distance from Wander Palomar Mountain: 11 miles

  • Location: 777 S Resort Dr, Valley Center, CA 92082

  • Hours:  11AM-9PM Monday - Thursday; 11AM-10PM Friday; 9AM-10PM Saturday; 9AM-9PM Sunday

  • Phone: (760) 751-3100

  • Website: https://harrahssocal.com/dining/ritas-cantina 

Located inside Harrah's Resort Southern California, ‘ritas Cantina serves Mexican food for brunch, lunch, and dinner. Here you will find a variety of south-of-the-border favorites like enchiladas, beef birria, and of course, queso fundido.

Portino’s Restaurant

  • Distance from Wander Palomar Mountain: 18 miles 

  • Location: 28746 Valley Center Rd, Valley Center, CA 92082

  • Hours:  11AM-9PM daily 

  • Phone: (760) 751-0077

  • Website: http://portinos.net/ 

If you’re craving freshly-made pizza or some yummy pasta, Portinos is the place to go. In addition to all the classic Italian favorites (like calzones and breadsticks), they also serve a variety of subs and sandwiches. 

Tip: The pasta dishes are designed in ‘’pick your own’’ style where you can select the type of noodle you want and the accompanying sauce. Not to mention there are gluten free options too!

The Yellow Deli - Valley Center

  • Distance from Wander Palomar Mountain: 25 miles 

  • Location: 32011 Lilac Rd, Valley Center, CA 92082

  • Hours:  7AM-8PM Monday-Thursday; 7AM-3PM Friday; 12PM-8PM Sunday; Closed Saturday 

  • Phone: (760) 742-2064

  • Website: https://yellowdeli.com/ 

The Yellow Deli offers sandwiches, salads, breakfasts, and yummy homemade soups. They use fresh, locally-sourced ingredients and have dishes inspired by their locations throughout the world. Check out the menu and grab a seat in their cozy indoor/outdoor dining areas.

If you feel like grabbing pancakes for dinner, you'll be glad to know that breakfast is served all day!

If you need to make last-minute reservations at these restaurants, text Wander Concierge to see if they can book one for you!

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