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La Pestana

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Calzada Cuauhtemoc #1603 Nte., Torreon, Mexico
+52 871 713 9365
08:30 - 14:30
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Torreon, Mexico
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84 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a famous "gorditas" place in Torreon, this type of food its the most common in the city for breakfast and brunch. This place has good gorditas but not the best in Town, this is because theyre really small and expensive. With so many options it hard to know which one are the best, But if this is the... More 

Thank Charlie M
Dallas, Texas
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

These stuffed pan cakes are very tasty, some of the best in the area. Multiple fillings available and they are made to your request on site. Overall very good, just be prepared for a 30 - 45 min. wait if you visit them on the weekends.

Thank jv145294
Level Contributor
13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Excellent "gorditas" stuffed with rich Mexican dishes. The place is not elegant but clean, you need to write down your order =) Give them a try!

Thank Miguel A
Tijuana, Mexico
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

This a mandatory food taste, you can choose between corn or wheat flour, and whatever filling available, from potato or beans to meat in different sauces. Usually like a heavy snack between early breakfast and late lunch.

Thank Cesar S
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

For me it is an obligued visit to have a hearty breakfast made out corn or flour "Gorditas" a bast variety of feelings my favorites Gorditas de maiz con picadillo (Corn Gorditas filled with mince meat) Gordita de Harina con asada (Flour Gordita filled with a spicy meat) Fresh squeeze orange juice They open around 7:00 am an by 10:30am... More 

1 Thank Cestopier1
Tijuana, Mexico
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Best gorditas in Torreon, a real tradition for early lunch. There are several but "asado" is a must.

Thank Cesar S
Torreon, Mexico
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157 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Great traditional gorditas. Not so healthy but you'll love them. Ask for them to be cooked with out oil.

Thank ljaidar
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 October 2014

This is like a taco stand fast food but with "gordita" similar to burritos. This is a Torreon regional fast food. One cost about 1 dollar each and you will need four gorditas to fill you out. This is not like a restaurant but it clean and food OK. You get WHAT you pay. Es como tacos callejeros, pero con... More 

Thank Tony R
Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2014

About 10 different flavors of Gorditas, Love them. The price is ridiculous, Its hard to get so much great food for so little money.

Thank lsobh
Torreon, Mexico
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2014

In most of their restaurants, the service is very poor starting with the cashier. They dont have an efficient system to process orders so yours could take very long because of that. The main reason to keep going is the excellent taste of gorditas.

Thank Thamararu

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Latin, Fast food
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 14:30
08:30 - 14:30
08:30 - 14:30
08:30 - 14:30
08:30 - 14:30
08:30 - 14:30
08:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calzada Cuauhtemoc #1603 Nte., Torreon, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Coahuila  >  Torreon
  • Phone Number: +52 871 713 9365

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?