Outside is only Tacos, inside is the full menu. Carne Asada was excellentwith nice Guacamole and Salad
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I've been a customer at La Especial since I was a 7 year old boy in 1956...when they used to be located below Revolucion Ave in an arcade. Although some items on the menu seem to have gone downhill in preparation, their tacos are still...More
This is a Tijuana Iconic restaurant. It started at the Historic Revolution avenue. The new place is very nice and kinda rustic. We go here for breakfast mainly and all the food is very good with large portions. All the sauces, beans and rice are...More
This restaurant is the one thing I wish I could bring back to the states. The food is incredible. They also have this bean broth that will make your heart sing. GO HERE!
Stopped by to get a hearty, inexpensive lunch for our family while we were visiting TJ for the day, and we made the right choice. The tamales are a delight. The place has a nice cozy atmosphere, and the service was really good too.
Soooo good. A local turned us on to this place and we were not disappointed. The atmosphere, the food, the service and everything in between. Authentic Mexican food with lots of flavor and very reasonable. 4 of us ate for $28 US$.
This place has been here for ever. Great local Mex. foodof all types. Not a gourmet place. More of a authentic dishes. Centrally located. Good for aquick breakfast..lunch or dinner.
Cafe la Especial has been a family favorite and traditional visit since I was a child in Tijuana. I was surprised to hear of the newer location nearer to Aguascalientes but delighted to see the same decor, relics and menu as the one on Revolución....More
The famous walk in restaurant downstairs is gone but the window on Ave.Revolucion is still operating. They serve Tacos al Vapor, two corn tortillas stuffed and then steamed like tamales. They are unique and delicious. Each one contains a prepared meat stuffing (al Pastor), a...More