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Av. Mar Baltico No. 148, San Felipe, Mexico
577 11 62
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San Felipe. B C
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

We eat breakfast here regularly. Limited but very authentic menu. Caldos, menudos, posoles, hot tortillas and the best Carne de res caldo and picadillo Must arrive early as she's sold out by 11 or so. Great start on a cool shopping day in San Felipe...

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Long Beach
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58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2014

This restaurant is a bit rustic, but don't let that deter you. Nice family owns and runs, and the soup is really fantastic! Try the beef broth. Large piece of meat, great variety of veggies. It does not disappoint!

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san diego
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124 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2013

Good food, and if you like chicken soup, order a bowl, be ready for a large order with the whole leg. Rice included. great when hot or on cold day. Sit outside watch the water and fishing boats.

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Elk Grove, California
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151 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2012

We found this little place on the San Felipe website and decided to give it a try. We had chicken mole, caldo de res, cheese omlette and quesidillas. There is no english spoken here, so you may need to point at the menu item you want, but the excellent food is well worth any language barrier you may have to... More 

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1 Thank Dan C
San Felipe
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2009

They have daily specials and the fish meatball soup is really good. I agree with the other guy who lives here. Get there early or call and they'll hold you a dish. Very clean and excellent food. I think they close at 2:00 p.m. or they used to. I haven't eaten there lately, but I used to.

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1 Thank SanFelipeBajaKat
San Felipe, Mexico
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2009

A little off the "Main Drag" between the Red Lobster and the liquor store at Mar Baltico #138 Norte is where you will find, "El Minuto." Alba Valle and her daughters Claudia and Carla will be "At your Service" from 7am-3pm, they are closed on Wednesdays. This is where the locals eat, this is where they bring their families. You... More 

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  • Address: Av. Mar Baltico No. 148, San Felipe, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Norte  >  San Felipe
  • Phone Number: 577 11 62

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