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Tacos San Diego

Tacos El Gordo Pork Adobada Taco (Dose of Vitamin P)

Chula Vista, a San Diego neighborhood mere stops from the Mexican border, is one of the best places to find our neighbor’s cuisine in SoCal. Some restaurants have even started to expand from Tijuana....
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El Gallito Tortas Ahogadas: Guadalajara Gems in Chula Vista

Tortas ahogadas, the drowned carnitas sandwiches from the Mexican state of Jalisco, may have reached their Stateside apex in a Chula Vista parking lot, about 10 miles from the Mexican border. Guadalajara native Ray...
Mexican Restaurant San Diego

Aqui es Texcoco: Barbacoa For Breakfast in Chula Vista

Baa! It’s what’s for breakfast. Well, not quite, but you can eat every part of the sheep except for the sound at Aqui es Texcoco, which has been a big part of the Chula...
Sandwich San Diego

El Gallito Tortas Ahogadas Gemma (Dose of Vitamin P)

Tortas ahogadas, the drowned carnitas sandwiches from the Mexican state of Jalisco, have become widespread in Los Angeles, but the results are wildly inconsistent, with some bollilo rolls succumbing to sog, and other specimens...