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La Espadana

Boulevard Sanchez Taboada 10813, Tijuana, Mexico
+52 664 634 1489
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chilaquiles” (26 reviews)
“mole” (11 reviews)
“cheesecake” (5 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 22:30All hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Boulevard Sanchez Taboada 10813, Tijuana, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great and busy restaurant. Mostly visited by groupes of social type events. Located in the heart of the Restaurant area in the Rio section . Great Mexican Cuisine. Easy on the wallet.

Thank bajajulio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came for Sunday brunch and it was packed as expected. The wait was around 45 minutes for our party of 7. Their one page menu was limited compared to most restaurants, but the portions were generous, prices were reasonable, and food was solid. The...More

Thank SoVerySoCal
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We came here because of good reviews. You will need to take a cab from Avenida Revolución (around US$5-10) but certainly worth it. We had the molé which was the best we’ve ever had, but the rest of the food was also great and very...More

Thank Stephie_Roro
Reviewed 18 September 2017

These place really makes traditional Mexican food with great taste and good portions. It is an excellent choice with reasonable prices. I highly recommend it for the food and the service. Two things to be aware of; it is most of the time packed and...More

Thank Arturo S
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Stop looking for a great restaurant for for having breakfast ! This is the place to be ! Plates are very generous and there's a variety of options so you can have a Mexican breakfast or a regular American one . They also have natural...More

Thank Miguel Q
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Be aware that you might need to wait for a table, so don't show there if you're hungry to the point you want to eat peoples arms but I promise it'll be worth it. Their cafe de olla is really good and their breakfast are...More

Thank travelmiggy
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Good for game type meats and steaks. They also have a bakery and make the best cheese cake in Tijuana.

Thank jamesdee3080
Reviewed 9 August 2017

But if you go on the weekend get there before 8am or expect a loooooong wait. This is a traditional Mexican restaurant with probably the best chilaquiles in town (especially if you order them crispy, with little sauce and with queso fresco instead of melted...More

Thank michaelbG9660WK
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I had been wanting to try La Espadana for some time and was not let down whatsoever. We enjoyed Sunday breakfast but I do recommend arriving earlier rather than later. Upon us leaving it was clear there was a significant wait outside towards later lunch/brunch...More

Thank SD_Eddie_V
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Nice place to have a nice meal. Very Mexican style dishes and flavors. Absolutely love "tamales con hevito" And any kind of "huevos al gusto". My preferred, Rancheros!!!

Thank Gerardo S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard Sanchez Taboada 10813, Tijuana, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Norte  >  Tijuana
  • Phone Number: +52 664 634 1489
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