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El Taco de Huitzilopochtli

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Calle de Las Rosas 242, Ensenada, Ensenada Municipality 22810, Mexico
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08:00 - 05:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 05:00
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4 of 5 bubbles 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

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4 of 5 bubbles 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...

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Ensenada, Mexico
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2012

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

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5 of 5 bubbles 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 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 05:00
Monday
08:00 - 05:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 05:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 05:00
Thursday
08:00 - 05:00
Friday
08:00 - 05:00
Saturday
08:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de Las Rosas 242, Ensenada, Ensenada Municipality 22810, 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?