We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Taqueria La Mexicana

250 Cabrillo Hwy S, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-8207
+1 650-726-1746
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
12 Aug 2018
2 Jun 2018
“Good food simply prepared, great prices”
Opens in 6 min
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
250 Cabrillo Hwy S, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-8207
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (19)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

This was a happy stumble...we stopped for a quick snack while out for a coastline road trip. I had the pork tostada which was a filling snack, priced great, and so many delicious flavors!! I would eat here again in a heart beat!!

Thank ihateusernames76
Reviewed 3 June 2018

My wife and I stopped for lunch - you walk up and order off the menu board, they give you a number to put on your table and they deliver the food to you - made to order. Our food was flavorful and just about...More

Thank Henry B
Reviewed 13 September 2017

La Mexicana has a little of everything. Serving up the classic Taqueria specialty's like tacos, burrito's and tamale's, they also serve burgers, fries and awesome fried chicken. Great inexpensive place to go get food to go. They also have a small indoor and patio area...More

Thank Kelsdog
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We stayed at the Coastside Inn right next door so visited for lunch and dinner 3 times during our stay. I had fish tacos each time and they were tasty, fresh, nicely seasoned. We also ordered burritos and taco salad. My husband didn't care for...More

Thank getgoingCanada
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

The food here is excellent and the prices are excellent too. Order at the counter, get a number and a bowl for chips. Go to the free salsa bar and load up. The salsa is delicious as are the chips. I had seafood fajitas and...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Excellent, well prepared food. Now when I get the "hankering", don't have to fuss about where to go.

Thank Deborah G
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Reasonable Mexican food. Near the State Beach, walking. I found, as with most places in HMB that service and product is much better outside of high season and busy summer/fall weekends.

Thank MatLondon
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Passing through on PCH needed a basic lunch. Checked Yelp and found this little place. The super carnitas burrito was excellent. The fresh squeezed orange juice was wonderful !

Thank kl5019
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Has all the basic dishes everyone loves. This place is right off the PCH in a shopping center on the west side of the highway. It is convenient and quick. You can dine in or take out.

Thank 104steve1972
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

We ordered the beef tacos, taco salad and a kids chicken nuggets. It was decent food right on our way for a quick bit next to tres Amigos restaurant. The Habenaro chilli will make your tongue burn if you brave it. The taco salad is...More

Thank art-scuba
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 hotels in Half Moon Bay
Coastside Inn
197 reviews
.06 km away
Best Western Plus Cameron's Inn
12 reviews
2.02 km away
Comfort Inn Half Moon Bay
294 reviews
3.43 km away
Americas Best Value Inn & Suites
94 reviews
3.48 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Cafe Capistrano
167 reviews
.38 km away
Chez Shea
132 reviews
.47 km away
Garden Deli Cafe
57 reviews
.46 km away
Tres Amigos
88 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Half Moon Bay State Beach
610 reviews
.88 km away
Poplar Beach
55 reviews
1.02 km away
Pescadero Marsh Natural Preserve
13 reviews
.35 km away
Francis Beach
20 reviews
.30 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Taqueria La Mexicana staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Cabrillo Hwy S, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-8207
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 650-726-1746
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing