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The Bowen's Breakfast Burrito
Crispy bacon & grilled chourizo w/ scrambled eggs, salsa fresca, baja cheese, black beans, diced tomato & scallions, all wrapped in a grilled flour or wheat tortilla.
Grilled Bolos Benny
2 poached eggs on grilled sweet Portuguese bolos topped w/ grilled chourizo, roasted jalepeno aioli, fresh cilantro & grilled tomato.
Baja Steak & Eggs
Tender grilled hanger steak served w/ spicy white beans, grilled tomato, sliced avocado, salsa fresca & your choice of 2 eggs any style.
Our Smoked Salmon Quesadilla
Fresh smoked salmon over a grilled scallion cream cheese quesadilla topped w/ grilled tomato & our zesty red onion & caper salsa
Diego's Stuffed Texas French Toast
Layered w/ fresh berries, home made whipped cream, cinnamon, maple syrup & caramel.
The Gringo
3 eggs any style w/ Diego's homefries, grilled tomato, grilled bolos & crispy bacon, served w/ a side of salsa fresca.
Diego's Breakfast Torta
2 fried eggs on a grilled Portuguese bolos w/ ripe avocado, black beans, oaxaca cheese & our spicy baja aioli.
Vanilla Yogurt
With granola, fresh berries & cinnamon.
Our Wharf Hash
Pan-seared cod w/ Diego's homefries, diced veggies, salsa fresca & our special blend of spices topped w/ 2 sunny side eggs.
2 Scrambled Eggs
Served w/ our fire roasted tomato salsa, grilled tortilla & our grilled avocado topped w/ black pepper & oaxaca cheese.
Hot Oatmeal
With cinnamon, maple syrup & seasonal berries.
Diego's Huevos
White​ corn tortillas topped w/ black beans, 2 sunny side eggs, avocado tomatillo salsa, ripe avocado, diced veggies & our baja aioli.
Mixed Greens Salad
With our pomegranate chipolte vinaigrette, julliened veggies, hearts of palm & crispy tortilla strips.
The Beano
Black bean infused house made bloody mix w/ Tito's handmade texas vodka & fresh citrus on the rocks
Spicy Maria
Agave loco 100% agave black pepper infused silver tequila served on the rocks w/ house made bloody mix & a splash of fresh squeezed citrus
Holy Habanero Bloody
Habanero & jalapeño infused vodka shaken w/ homemade bloody mix, on the rocks & garnished w/ a blue cheese stuffed jalapeno & lime slice
Sparkling Mango Peach
Zardetto prosecco w/ fresh mango puree & a splash of mathilde peach
Hibiscus Mimosa
Sparkling Zardetto prosecco w/ our homemade hibiscus syrup & a splash OJ
Diego's Tequila Sunrise
Milagro silver 100% agave tequila served on the rocks w/ fresh squeezed OJ, fresh lime & homemade grenadine
The Southender
An ice cold bottle of miller high-life & a shot of fernet branca
Diegos is a casual Mexican Restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. Open year round for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Family owned restaurant that sits on Bowens Wharf next to shopping and hotels. Reservations and walk ins always welcome!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of course, it's inspired by Mexico indirectly. But, the food was delicious. I've been here before and came back just to eat the duck empanadas again. Nice spicy sauce with it. I've also had the grilled Avocado in the past and liked it. There food...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank RoadMoke
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The title of my review is because she made the experience just that much more. Meaghan believes in this restaurant and she makes you believe too. I went in with my adult daughters hoping to catch a Bloody Mary and a snack on a Tuesday...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Julie U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Go for the drinks but stay for the food. Outstanding drinks with an extensive menu. The food is excellent. Particularly the seafood and guacamole

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank JoelAvonCT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoy good Mexican food so we decided to give Diego’s a try. We did not have a reservation, but we were seated within 15 minutes. While waiting on a table, we sat at the bar and greeted immediately by bartender Meghan....More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank sirmucks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Korean BBQ Tacos delish...great vibe. So glad to have found this gem. Reserve a table, it’s worth it!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Kelly G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great house margaritas with Lunazul Blanco; lots of Tequila choices and varieties of margaritas. Standard nacho platter was out of the ordinary, very different & very good.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank rjcwolf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend took me to Diego's for lunch and I was blown away by every dish that I ordered! Its a really casual restaurant, we were able to get a table outside and it was very nice. We shared the quesadillas, fish tacos, and a...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Lauraambrosio
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our party of four enjoyed our meal of excellent Mexican food, once we finally got a table. We arrived promptly for a 6pm reservation. We were told we just had to wait for a party to leave, by which we assumed we would get the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Michael S
Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

So happy that we got a table here! Dinner was great! My margarita was mixed just right & the nachos were delicious. A great mix of all the topping & a pretty good size tray. My daughter’s burrito was really good-heavy on the tomatoes which...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank dpgesq97
Reviewed March 23, 2019 via mobile

I have been coming here for 4years every summer..just stopped in this past week on vacation with the family..much quieter in March than the summer but the Food and Drinks stay on point..simply the best!!! it’s a Newport must have

Date of visit: March 2019
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