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El Paisa Mexican Grill

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2494 Imperial Ave, San Diego, CA 92102
(619) 696-0494
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Excellent place

This place is very informal, located in Sherman Heights, near Barrio Logan. The tacos are delicious, well seasoned with good corn tortillas. I found the soups are amazing, very true to Mexican tradition and abundant. They also have Aguas Frescas, delicious and refreshing. The best part is the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 26, 2014
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San Diego, California
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San Diego, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This place is very informal, located in Sherman Heights, near Barrio Logan. The tacos are delicious, well seasoned with good corn tortillas. I found the soups are amazing, very true to Mexican tradition and abundant. They also have Aguas Frescas, delicious and refreshing. The best part is the staff, those folks are really hard working and efficient. Orders come out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013 via mobile

Was looking for a place to eat carne Asada fries, searched this location and took a chance!!!! Amazing fries, tacos, burritos....etc. pretty clean. Way authentic, and friendly. They even bring you a tray of salsas and veggies!!!! With chips. El pastor is yummy and carne Asada is great.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

This little place is a neighborhood gem! My last visit I had the best enchiladas I've had anywhere in San Diego. They have lots of varieties of Tijuana-style tacos(small-size tacos) that have about as much meat in them as a regular-size taco. Every table gets tortilla chips and a circular tray with about four types of salsas/sauces/guacamole, and sliced radishes... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2494 Imperial Ave, San Diego, CA 92102
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: (619) 696-0494

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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