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Restaurante la Tortilla Mexicana

910-1/2 Esquimalt Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2K6, Canada
+1 250-590-1244
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“la tortilla” (12 reviews)
“enchiladas” (11 reviews)
“beans” (14 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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910-1/2 Esquimalt Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2K6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for dinner at the new location of Restaurante La Tortilla Mexico in downtown Victoria. The owner and staff are friendly, and the service was good. We all found the food to be lacking in spices making it very bland. The meals do not...More

Thank Morag V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't give out too many average reviews. Usually restaurants either impress me or seem totally unacceptable. This is one of the few restaurants for which I have no complaints but just failed to grab my attention and make me want to rush back. The...More

Thank sixtysix66_66_66
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Service was great, friendly staff. Food a bit bland though. I hope they do well, they seem to be on the right track, just need more flavour in the food.

Thank TehS5760
Reviewed 16 November 2017

This is hands down the best Mexican food I've had in over 41 years and I have been to Mexico a number of times! It is no longer on Esquimalt Rd., but rather in the more convenient DT area, at 1205 Quadra Street, Victoria, British...More

1  Thank preplady
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Great to see a second location now open in the old Rathskeller location at Quadra & View Street. A family-run restaurant with an unpretentious atmosphere like you'd find in a Mexican resort town. Guacamole was fantastic. We tried the platter with flautas, taquitos, and huarache....More

1  Thank Ryan A
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This is a new place in the hood so decided to give it a whirl. Pretty good. Good service, good value. Meals were well prepared and well presented. As they gain momentum they will do well in this location. Enjoy!

1  Thank Harold W
Reviewed 14 October 2017

My husband and I had breakfast at the new location on Quadra Street. It has been open for about 3 months and now serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Everything about this meal was excellent from the attention of the staff, the service and the food...More

Thank Pent00
Reviewed 12 October 2017

My husband and I are visiting Victoria and wanted a light dinner.. and found the best tortilla soup Ever. . The owner is wonderful and shared some fun stories and some Spanish. .and truly authentic Mexican. A wonderful local place. .oh and fresh made nachos,...More

1  Thank sandybeaches85
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

By far the best food I have eaten in a very long time! Staff are wonderful. I even learn some Spanish! Please go to this restaurant it is amazing!

1  Thank Tim F
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Ate at the Quadra location. Asked to sit anywhere. Small menu. I ordered the enchilada mole which was very very good. Lots of food. Very mild spice as was indicated on the menu. Decor made me feel like I was in Mexico. Even had the...More

1  Thank LLHH
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22 June 2017|
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Response from Darlene S | Reviewed this property |
All of there tortillas are made with corn and should be gluten free. They do have a daily fish choice on their menu and make traditional Mexican - no Tex Mex. You can access their menu on their website - just touch the home... More
22 May 2017|
Response from zipster9 |
me too - online menu, please!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 910-1/2 Esquimalt Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2K6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-590-1244
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Authentic Mexican Food, NO Tex-Mex Food, Gluten Free.Fresh and from scratch. We use fresh ingredients in all our homemade recipes. we prepare all dishes carefully and with MUCHO AMOR lots of love.
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