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Authentic comida oaxaquena

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El Tejate is a restaurant known for its authentic southern Mexican cuisine. It has a nice and colorful ambiance and has wooden décor. The wall-mounted pictures and brickwork add to that décor. The service staff is friendly and attentive.

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Catering

El Tejate would be honored to provide our services for your next event. Each event is bespoke to your tastes and needs, to provide the best experience possible for you and your guests.

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Reservations

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EL TEJATE RESTAURANT

(760) 747-1808

Tejate

Tejate, a traditional Oaxacan drink made from maize, cacao, mamey seeds, and other ingredients all handmade is a labor-intensive preparation. And that’s an understatement. From the hand-shelling of cacao and the grinding of the nixtamal to the serving, takes several hours.

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Location

El Tejate
3050 Pio Pico Drive
Carlsbad, CA
92025
El Tejate Restaurant
205 W Mission Ave,
Escondido, CA
92025

Hours

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sat
12:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Sun, Fri
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM