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Taqueria El Fogon

Doblado near Mexico, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“al pastor” (5 reviews)
“pozole” (4 reviews)
“taco” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Doblado near Mexico, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
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Reviews (59)
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 20 December 2016

Found this place after some afternoon drinking . Look real authentic and it was .Didn t have to pay much but had some great tacos .

Thank Aga W
Reviewed 21 November 2016

my cousin who is a local in san jose took us to this tacueria so we could have some authentic and quality food. it was the best meal we had in all our trip to mexico. The prices were good too and we have a...More

Thank robnkim
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Cheap, fast and good. Lots of locals eat here. Lots of add ons to the taco provided at the table. Tasty.

Thank Kasia S
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Stumbled upon this little gem after snorkeling at Playa Chileno. What a great find! Four of us (including our 16yo son) enjoyed a truly yummy lunch and it was around $20 (before tip). My son got the shrimp fajitas special (wow! huge portion) while the...More

Thank Cantergrovegal
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We asked the staff at our hotel where we could find good local food served in simple fashion and they hit the nail on the head with Fogon! It was my first time seeing how they prepare the pastor and wow is that yummy! It...More

Thank Questovia
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Good service. You can't beat the prices. This place caters to the locals but like every restaurant in San Jose will gladly cash dollars if you don't have pesos. The queso fundido with chorizo is very good. The flour tortillas melt in your mouth. The...More

Thank Harryandhary
Reviewed 25 March 2016

This is one place you will either like or not like. The restaurant is on a very busy street and parking is in the rear through a very narrow alley. The restaurant is noisy with traffic and the television tuned to the soap operas. The...More

1  Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Went for dinner but would recommend it more as a lunch spot. Rustic with plastic tables and chairs. Ordered shrimp fajitas. Food was plentiful but overcooked.

Thank EYPerro
Reviewed 8 March 2016

If you want authentic Mexican food, with quick service, you should try this restaurant. We were pleasantly surprised - and it is very inexpensive! It is not licensed to sell alcohol so if you want a drink, you need to have one before you come...More

Thank toots59
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Fagons was the 1st place I had tacos in SJC, and I have been back as a regular for 13 years. Pastors are the best here and wash it down with a sangria in the glass bottle. Also the pozole is wicked good.

Thank SJCPat
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Doblado near Mexico, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo
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Found in the Lonely Planet Tour Guide