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El Taco de Huitzilopochtli

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Calle de Las Rosas, 242, Ensenada, Mexico
08:00 - 05:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Great for variety of authentic Mexican dishes on a little side street. Feels like you're eating in the cozy kitchen in the family home. Lots of interesting things to try. What we had was very good and reasonable

Thank Marcia L
Las Ventas con Pena Aguilera, Spain
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2013

Yeah, I'd say that too if I lived in Ensenada and wanted to keep the tourists out. Places that serve "soggy tacos" and "tantito porciones" will not be packed wall-to-wall with Mexican clientes on the weekends. Nicw try amigos. I'll see you there...

Thank mexbungalows
Ensenada, Mexico
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58 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2012

i feel sorry for these tacos, all sogy and tastless, very bad, dont come here

1 Thank juan956
Here, There & Everywhere
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85 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2011

Off the beaten path, kind of difficult to get there but every bit worth the effort... They serve authentic Texcoco Style Lamb Barbacoa, it's a traditional dish in which the lamb/mutton meat is wrapped in maguey pencas (cactus leaves) buried in a pit filled with hot coal, and more maguey pencas, it's cooked for 10-12 hours. Trust me the flavor... More 

4 Thank Cris B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
08:00 - 05:00
08:00 - 05:00
08:00 - 05:00
08:00 - 05:00
08:00 - 05:00
08:00 - 05:00
08:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de Las Rosas, 242, Ensenada, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Norte  >  Ensenada Municipality  >  Ensenada

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?