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Cafe Coyote

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
2461 San Diego Ave, Ste 200, San Diego, CA 92110-2877
+1 619-291-4695
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tortillas” (326 reviews)
“fried ice cream” (24 reviews)
“carnitas” (91 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Bar, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2461 San Diego Ave, Ste 200, San Diego, CA 92110-2877
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Reviewed today via mobile

Great atmosphere, service, and food! Outdoor dining feel, along with coconut margaritas, enjoyable all around...

Thank Pcestari
Reviewed today

We had a GREAT time, service was GREAT our server was right on spot with food items, and the food was wonderful! Great selection of tequila's and the prices were average for the area! Will go back!

Thank bbplategl
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There are lots of Mexican restaurants in Old Town to pick from but I would eat at this one again. Service was great. We sat outside. Salsa was very good. Mango margarita was delish. My daughter and I shared a sampler platter. Food was very...More

Thank Lovelivelaughtravel
Reviewed yesterday

Colourful, generous and delicious! A lovely dinner in Old Town. It's was super busy as it was a Saturday night, so plan your parking.

Thank NeonVenables
Reviewed yesterday

Nice restaurant that showcase live tortilla making but knocks it out of the park with the food. Try the fresh cooked tortillas served with butter- I thought they tasted like a piece of fresh bread.I also like the elote, a Mexican grilled corn covered with...More

Thank Larry F
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fresh Tortiallas! Fresh food. Very quick service to take orders and get food. Have few shops at the back for candies and shoes.

Thank Karuna G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Cafe Coyote is big! I thought it was different restaurants placed side by side but it really was just one large one. Just when we thought we had no place to eat, we settled for what turned out to be one of the best places...More

Thank Ramon L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My hubby and I were referred to this restaurant by the Model Trains exhibit in Old Town, and we were not disappointed. We sat outside in the shaded dining patio overlooking the main street, serenaded personally by a Mexican gentleman with an old guitar but...More

Thank Doris S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ate at Cafe Coyote the first night in Old Town on Tuesday. We had the house margarita which was pretty good.

Thank cindyr222
Reviewed 4 days ago

The mango margarita was outstanding, though all restaurants in Old Town are pretty pricy. The tamales seemed to have lots of dough, but the tortillas were homemade.

Thank DedriaCarroll
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Questions & Answers
14 April 2017|
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Response from Spdream | Reviewed this property |
Tortillas have pork extract. Chips are 100% vegetarian no lard
6 January 2017|
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Response from Irene F | Reviewed this property |
Rebecca M
17 December 2016|
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Response from PirkoFamily | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, but I'm not positive. You probably need to call to confirm/deny...but the restaurant is so well worth the visit!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$17
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2461 San Diego Ave, Ste 200, San Diego, CA 92110-2877
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 619-291-4695
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