Old Town Mexican Café
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2489 San Diego Ave · interesting places nearby
Old Town Mexican Café information
Other restaurants come and go, but this place has been in this busy adobe with hardwood booths since the 1970s. While you wait to be seated, watch the staff turn out tortillas. Then enjoy machacas (shredded pork with onions and peppers) carnitas (grilled pork) and posole (hominy stew). For breakfast: chilaquiles (tortilla chips salsa or mole, broiled or grilled with cheese).
If the carpet has seen better days, that only lends authenticity.