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306 Broderick St, San Francisco, CA 94117-2275
+1 415-437-0303
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Ventura, California
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Made reservations a couple hours before 9 pm and our table for five was ready upon our arrival. Fun, fresh vibe greeted us. I would recommend a pitcher of margaritas to start - not too sweet but really refreshing. Liked the spicy chip appetizer for a group - not so much for a couple. The crispy quesadilla was yummy but... More 

Thank KatiCCR
San Jose, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at 5 pm on Saturday 4/30/2017. Got a nice table by the window, ordered the Mechalado, (Beer, Jalapeno, Lime, Cilantro) very tasty, would have had another if wasn't driving. The chips and guac was very fresh but was a small portion for 9 bucks. The food was excellent, we had Chicken Mole, Beef Stew, Fish Tacos. I would... More 

Thank 54Traveler2014
Lafayette, California
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557 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

My wife and I went on a walking tour of the Haight and stopped at Nopalito on the way back downtown. The restaurant is in a tiny center along with a Peet's and an cute market. We were warmly welcomed by the hostess and quickly seated. Although nothing fancy, the restaurant is a great place for a beer with fresh,... More 

Thank LightFighter
Bend, Oregon
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194 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Food was fresh and unique while the ambiance can be described as chic big city neighborhood restaurant. Yeah, so it is a nice place. The food was good, but the uniqueness scored more points with me than the overall taste, at least for the fish tacos that I had.

Thank Oskarduck
Bonney Lake, Washington
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic experience! The food was absolutely delicious and unique. Very clean and friendly. Everything was made fresh and in the open. The drinks were amazing. Would definitely recommend this place.

Thank Abraiders
San Leandro CA
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136 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We had a wonderful lunch recently (Mar 2nd) with our youngest son and our youngest grandson...lovely experience based on excellent food, great service terrific vibe and for us they made our visit very special by helping us with the 14 month old. My son had the Torta..said it was the best he's ever had..I had a very good mama,l my... More 

Thank byoung3rd
Helsinki, Finland
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126 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Cozy and relaxed, easy going nice place. I had just some fish Tacos and Mexican beer. Tacos were good with nicely prepared fresh fish. If you're in the area, it's worth a visit!

Thank karicjones
Sao Paulo, SP
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

It was a very sympathetic place, with good food, very friendly staff, good and peculiar beverages... good option to have lunch after visit Golden Gate Park! ;)

Thank Odair M
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4 reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Really nice place, very low key casual dinning. Friendly staff and great food. The Margaritas aren't bad either. I look forward to visiting again when back in the city.

Thank David T
Level Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had a realy great dinner there a couple of weeks ago. Although they don't take reservations we were able to get in without too much trouble. The food was delicious and perfect for sharing. The Ceviche was outstanding.

Thank Carolyn D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Broderick St, San Francisco, CA 94117-2275
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-437-0303
A vibrant neighborhood Mexican kitchen celebrating the traditional cookery of Mexico and utilizing our philosophy of purchasing local, organic and sustainable ingredients.

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