Additional Info


Sunday 10 a.m. to midnight
Monday 10 a.m. to midnight
Tuesday 10 a.m. to midnight
Wednesday 10 a.m. to midnight
Thursday 10 a.m. to midnight
Friday 10 a.m. to 4 a.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 a.m.

Restaurant details

Cuisine Mexican
Price range of entrées $2 - $4
Delivery No
Outdoor seating No
Party room No
Reservations accepted No
Kids menu No
Occasional live music No
Payment options Accepts credit cards


bentleye Aug. 15, 2010 @ 3:43 p.m.

Excellent tacos of the kind you get from stands on the street in Tijuana and ensenada and othe Mexican cities. The original one is or was in Tijuana by the Zona Rio shopping center and Mercado Hidalgo. That used to be my favorite place for tacos when I used to go to Tijuana to get them before border delays and drug murders cut down my Mexico expeditions. The stores on this side of the border are exactly like the one in Mexico except they have nice in door seating. Fresh torillas and grilled meat with excellent salsa, cilantro and onions or plain if you want it plain. The al pastor, and the lengua are my personal favorites. But carne asada, buche, and beef are also excellent. I can't vouch for the tripe, but it seems popular. Ortegas also has soft drinks, and a salsa bar with limes and clean radishes. If there is a flaw with the place, it is that it does not have anything on the menu but its tacos, quesadillas and maybe burritos -- I don't remember. But if you know that going in, its not really a problem. There is another one in San Diego, as well as one in Temcula. Maybe more that I don't knmow of.


brianballestamon July 27, 2013 @ 9:59 a.m.

Nothing beats Tacos El Gordo on highland. Gimme 6 adobada tacos and im set. and maybe 1 more before i leave.


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