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Tacos El Gordo De Tijuana

689 H St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4222
+1 619-691-8848
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tacos” (190 reviews)
“carne asada” (27 reviews)
“spicy pork” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast food
689 H St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4222
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food, fast service and all crew has great customer service. I highly recommend adobada and horchata!!!!

Thank Petite20182018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So from the moment we pulled in the smell was amazing. And so was the line. Definitely a spot to hit very busy but fast moving. Definitely have somebody grab a table because not much seating for as busy as this place is. Tried a...More

Thank Greg D
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Some of the best street tacos in Tijuana. The meat is cooked over charcoal and the guacamole is just nothing but mashed avocados. The best!

Thank Kerry R
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Be ready for a culture shock if you are visiting from out of town and have not had REAL “street tacos”. This the real deal and pick the right line for what you want, it’s worth the wait!!!

Thank ExploringViking96
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Passing through town on business and I was told to go here for excellent tacos. Great recommendation - they were in my top 3. Try them all.

Thank MrHCooksForYou
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

These are some of the best tacos I’ve ever had in my life. Be prepared to wait though but the wait is totally worth it. I will definitely go back again whenever in San Diego.

Thank mb042085
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

I had the carne asada tacos and they were good. A very well known local restaurant. Always busy and consistent

Thank 2,421
Reviewed 12 March 2018

This is a very busy, unassuming taco bar that serves amazing tacos. Not much to add to previous reviews - there are four lines and you stand in the line that's making the taco you want. The tortillas are being right before the tacos are...More

Thank gwayne64
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Amazingly good tacos. You get in line, each line features different types of meats. If you want a variety of tacos, it pays to go with several friends, each goes to a different line. Carry your plate to the front and pay at a separate...More

Thank dcx
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

I was in town for the day to visit my friends and they brought me here for lunch. At first there was a pretty long line but soon I understood why. I ended up ordering the carne asada, buche, lengua, & trippa tacos which were...More

Thank Tchitty L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 689 H St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4222
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 619-691-8848
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