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Casa Cacao

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Mexican, Latin, Cafe
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed July 22, 2019

My sadly bad experience at this Restaurant: while drinking one of their prehispanic beverages, I felt something in my mouth. I chewed it thinking was a cinnamon stick, but feeling a strange texture I took it out and yes: was a horrible cockroach or half...More

Date of visit: July 2019
3  Thank julietadali
Reviewed July 21, 2019

A great restaurant with traditional Mexican food in Tijuana. Delicious artisanal coffee, tamales, tlayudas and very good service. I recommend the hot chocolate without sugar 100% cocoa and the tamale of three cheeses with mole, also the enmoladas.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Wuaus
Reviewed January 27, 2019

They served me with warmth and politeness, even though I got there at closing time. The host was so knowledgeable of Tijuana and its history, and the food was great! Going back today.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rolledgold
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

What a surprise and great place to enjoy unique food 22 miles south of SD. This place would be successful anywhere in the U.S. I had Torta Charizo which was delicious mixed with side sauce; must visit when in Tijuana. The staff are wonderful and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mike M
Reviewed January 10, 2018

Since we were not fan of very spicy food, maybe we did not get most of Mexican food, but we enjoyed their explanation of chocolate-making process and cacao used to be money. We had tamale which looked small but filling, then generous portion of hot...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Takayo S
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

One of the best mole I've tried. The place is really beautiful. All the food is made from scratch. The tamal de chocolate with black mole and cocoa beans just became one of my favorite foods. I would come back to Tijuana just to eat...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank miriamvega1
Reviewed June 30, 2017

One of the highlights of our trip was a lunch at Casa Cacao. They have a limited, but creative menu, mostly featuring delicious Oaxacan mole. I had an egg based tart, like an omelet, served on a plate of mole. Because it was in-season, they...More

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank gogotom
Reviewed June 18, 2017

I was so happy when I came across this little place and was even happier to sit down and enjoy our chocolate treasures right inside the cozy storefront. They have done a great job. I never would have guessed all of that was inside that...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank SD_Eddie_V
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

Found it last year by accident. The owner i ad the sweetest person and very knowlegable. Bought a pound of amazing coffee from Chiapas and 1/4 pound of cheese that was a slice of heaven. Went back today but they were closed. I think I...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank ibstev
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

The food here is delicious! The tamales, the Oaxacan hot chocolate and the tlayudas are to die for. And the lady in charge is always so sweet. This is one of my favorite places in TJ!

Date of visit: February 2017
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