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Traditional Mexican Food In the Heart of Old Town San Diego


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Monthly Specials – March 2013

Chihuahua, Mexico
Chihuahua’s hot and dry semiarid climate is perfect for the cultivation and production of chipotle peppers and nopales (cactus). Sample the flavors of the region in february’s featured specials.

Salsa Of The Month

Salsa Poblana
Chile De Arbol, Tomatillo, Tomatoes, Garlic & Onion Blended.
Add For Just $1.00

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Tender And Deep Fried To Perfection. Served With A Creamy Chipotle Dipping Sauce.

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Puerco Con Nopales
Tender Chunks Of Pork And Nopales (Cactus) Sauteed In A Traditional Adobado Sauce. Served With Rice And Beans.

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Tres Leches
Famous Cake Of Three Milks.

March Drinks

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Shamrock Margarita
Gold Tequila, Mango Syrup, Blue Curacao & Sweet-N-Sour.
Served Blended.
Make Them A Grande $4

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The Leprechaun
Gold Tequila, Melon Liqueur, Sweet-N-Sour  And A Splash Of Lime.

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Azunia Tequila
Blanco – Made From 100% Weber Blue Agave. The Blanco Has A Refreshing, Smooth And Drinkable Taste. $8
Reposado – Aged 3+ Months In American Oak Barrels. This Reposado Has A Touch Of Smokiness. $9
Añejo – Aged 12+ Months. This Añejo Has Hints Of Vanilla And Nuts. $10
Make It A Margarita For $2.00

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Victoria Beer

Cafe Coyote Memories
T-Shirts: Buy One Get One Free!
Sweatshirts: Buy One Get One Free!
Margarita Glasses: $10 & $12
Coffee Mugs: $10
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Best Mexican Food In San Diego: Turkey and Yam Spicy Tacos

Yammy Yammy!!!! We will be serving Taco Tuesday Nov 23rd


Turkey and Yam Spicy Tacos

Ingredients for best mexican food in San Diego:

  • 1 yam, peeled and diced
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 3/4 pound turkey
  • 1/2 cup chopped onion
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 4 jalapeno peppers, seeded and minced
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup tomatillo salsa
  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 16 warm flour tortillas


  1. Put the diced yam in a microwave-safe bowl; cook in the microwave until cooked through and fork-tender, stirring once, 5 to 7 minutes.
  2. Coat the bottom of a large skillet with olive oil and place over medium heat; cook and stir the onion, garlic, and jalapeno pepper. Continue cooking until the onions begin to caramelize, 7 to 10 minutes. Add cooked Turkey to heat and season with the chili powder, cumin, , and salt. Pour the salsa over everything; fold the sweet potatoes into the mixture. Allow the mixture to cook until the excess moisture evaporates. Garnish with the cilantro. Serve with the warm tortillas.