Authentic Mexican Food

Handmade Since 1977

Sunday 700am-900pm
Monday through Thursday 8:00am to 9:00pm
Friday 8:00am -930pm
Saturday 7:00am- 930pm
Groups of 6 or more an 18% gratuity will be added

Welcome to Old Town Mexican Cafe

Old Town Mexican café has been a staple in San Diego for more than 40 years. Our handmade tortillas have been called “the best in the world” by many, many people.
Our most popular dishes are Molcajete, Carnitas, ½ rotisserie chicken, Pozole, ½ rack of ribs, Guacomole, Carne Asada Dinner.
Banquets and parties are very popular here at the Old Town Mexican Café. We host parties for every occasion.
Our offsite catering is a hit at every gathering. Some options even include food cooked on site over a wood fire.
Happy hour runs in our bar area every Monday – Friday from 3:00-6:00 and again from 10:00 to close with drink specials and half price appetizers.

Hand Made From Authentic Ingredients

All our food is handmade and authentic from the finest ingredients available. Here's what one of our customers recently said -

"The Carnitas is probably something they are known most for. They are great however if you order them crispy, be prepared, they are very very crispy. I like them the way they come. The fish tacos are also very good. They taste great. They come with the fish, cabbage and white sauce, nice and simple. The tamales are good as are the chile relleno is great, it is traditional and not an egg bake like some places serve."


Hours of operation : Daily 8am to 9pm

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