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La Casita

1247 C Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Sergio Haro took over this place in the summer of 2013. He feeds a lot of City College students and professors. But only now has he thought of what to really do with his patio: Grow organic food.

Vibe: Mellow Mexican café with a breezy patio
Fare: Family-style Mexican with robust vegetarian offerings. Inexpensive.
Seating: 4 booths inside; 12 tables on the patio
Must Try: Chiles rellenos; chilaquiles; chicken sopes. Some of the best chorizo con huevos (spicy pork sausage with eggs) in town. Most delicious is watching Anglo city-hallers trying to love the house-made menudo (tripe soup).

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Hours

Monday 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tuesday 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursday 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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In high school, this girl named Barb Navarro was in my journalism class. Her dad owned the restaurant and I went and tried it. That was 23 years ago, and I loved it.

Haven't been there since, even though I saw Barb at our high school reunion.

It's just a tiny Mexican place on a corner, so you don't go for the atmosphere.

Aug. 11, 2008

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