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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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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tacos” (195 reviews)
“carne asada” (29 reviews)
“spicy pork” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Spanish
689 H St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4222
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being from CA it is kind of impossible not to LOVE tacos. Tacos are the best thing ever. Had a Co-worker RAVE about Tacos El Gordo De Tijuana, she kept telling me I could not come to San Diego and not stop to have their...More

Thank BigBooshy
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Amazingly delicious mexican tacos with authentic taste. The secret is squeeze a lot of lime juice on each taco before eating! We had a few tacos including beef, pork... The favors were all great! Good for mid-night snack too!

Thank Louie C
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Tacos del Gordo (Gordo means fat, rotund, plump) is the place to go for some authentic delicious Mexican food. You walk up to the cooking stations (there are several stations that cook beef, chicken, etc.), place your order, and wait for a few minutes for...More

Thank Badi B
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

If you want to pay too much money for average tacos, please come here. salsa, tortillas, meat,all mediocre. tourist love this place because they don't know any better. Waaaaaay too expensive.

Thank tone b
Reviewed August 27, 2018

it is not a street taco place , but a well located place busy as always however , flavor , attention and price very convenient , highly suggested for trying real Mexican food

Thank Sergio U
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Been here twice and will likely be back. Lines are sometimes long and parking can be a challenge. All of the tacos that I had were good. Keep in mind that these are street tacos, not the large ones you've maybe been used to in...More

Thank DaveDawson888
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

They make u wait in a separate line for each kind of taco they make. They get real crowded. It could take u 2 hrs to get two different kinds of tacos! Who wants to wait that long?

Thank Missy C
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The tacos here are amazing! So good. One of my husbands friends that lives here locally told us that these tacos are life-changing,and he was correct. They were absolutely the best tacos I have had.

Thank linsdsaybonner
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This place is fantastic. Only problem is it is always really busy in there, but it is worth the wait.

Thank John L
Reviewed July 25, 2018

We had been told how great the food was so decided to check it out. We were not disappointed. Because it is cafeteria style, it took a few minutes and help from an employee to understand the ordering process. It was very busy but things...More

Thank Lance O
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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 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
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10:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
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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