No other city has a love affair with fish tacos quite like San Diego, and Rubio’s has been at the forefront of feeding San Diego's obsession since the early '80s (when, incidentally, that song "Obsession" was really popular). We all know the fish tacos are the shiz, but here are 10 things you probably didn’t know about Rubio’s.
9. Ralph once had an extremely successful date at the Rubio's in PB
When Ralph invited his date Dione to visit him at the newly opened third Rubio's location in PB, she thought he was a line cook, not the owner. She still went out with him anyway, and later became his wife.
10. Rubio’s has gone from taco shop to taco empire
There are now 38 locations in San Diego, where it originated, and more than 200 total locations in California, Nevada, Arizona, Colorado, and Utah.
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