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Jorge's Mexicantessen

267 N El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024-5366
+1 760-942-6809
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good36%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chicken soup” (13 reviews)
“tortillas” (5 reviews)
“tacos” (4 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 20:30All hours
CUISINES
Mexican
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LOCATION
267 N El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024-5366
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Home made quality. If you want take out or Casual dining don't settle for anywhere else! My favs are chicken enchiladas and beef tacos topped with generous portion of fresh guacamole.

Thank Melanie69
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Jorge's has been in this spot for a very long time great for chicken tortilla soup, burritos also they have a special every day and prices are very reasonable

Thank 09RayRay37
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This is THE BEST hole in the wall Mexican restaurant. Why go anywhere else and pay so much more? The crispy chicken tacos are stuffed with freshly cooked chicken along with guacamole and all the usual other goodies like lettuce, tomato, and shredded cheese. Don't...More

Thank bddove
Reviewed 20 February 2017

So happy this place is about 2 miles from my house. Small taqueria in the Union Bank shopping center. Large menu. Excellent food. The soup is ordered often because it's so good. There is a special offering each day and it's posted on the board....More

Thank Pamela A
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Jorge's is a family owned/operated business and is legend with locals. The chicken soup is the best I've had. From chips to chili rellenos, the food is fresh and prepared in front of your eyes. Check the menu for daily specials!

Thank sandyaqh
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Jorge's has been an Encinitas institution for at least 20 years. The original ( El Camino Real) is a hole in the wall better for take out than dine in but you can eat there. Their tortilla soup(spicy option) is legendary with fresh everything made...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 2 September 2016

When your down and feeling blue their chicken soup is certainly good for the soul! when the cold weather comes the line is out the door for their soup. It is a meal in itself. Huge chunks of chicken, rice, cilantro, onions and avocado complete...More

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Chicken soup is great. We also had soft tacos - bed an chicken. Great simple selections at a deli style shop - not atmosphere - buts that's okay great food and you can take it to go. The person at the register was very warm....More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This is a family owned, very small place that is an institution with anyone who lives in the North County beach areas. They make everything fresh every day. Their spicy soup is out of this world. They make many kinds of pork, chicken and beef...More

Thank Mal H
Reviewed 6 February 2016

This is a real taco shop. The food here is always great and cooked fresh as you order it. I have tried many things on the menu and everything was delicious. They only have 8 or 10 tables for seating so a lot of people...More

Thank LaCostaKeith
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:30
Monday
08:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:30
Thursday
08:00 - 20:30
Friday
08:00 - 20:30
Saturday
08:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 267 N El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024-5366
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-942-6809
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