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Tacos El Gordo De Tijuana

689 H St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4222
+1 619-691-8848
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tacos” (186 reviews)
“carne asada” (28 reviews)
“spicy pork” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast food
689 H St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4222
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a very busy, unassuming taco bar that serves amazing tacos. Not much to add to previous reviews - there are four lines and you stand in the line that's making the taco you want. The tortillas are being right before the tacos are...More

Thank gwayne64
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazingly good tacos. You get in line, each line features different types of meats. If you want a variety of tacos, it pays to go with several friends, each goes to a different line. Carry your plate to the front and pay at a separate...More

Thank dcx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in town for the day to visit my friends and they brought me here for lunch. At first there was a pretty long line but soon I understood why. I ended up ordering the carne asada, buche, lengua, & trippa tacos which were...More

Thank Tchitty L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a hole in the wall , with not enough parking. There are cars everywhere and a line out the door , even though there are 4 long lines inside to take your order. Everyone is very friendly, n fast . The tortillas...More

Thank Sharkbaitbaby
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is popular and we were glad that we got there on a Wednesday at 4:30 PM. Cars were flowing in as a parking attendant helped direct large cars into crowded spots. The building looks like it had been built as a fast food...More

Thank SophieBlue09
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I’m visiting family in San Diego and was told I had to try Tacos El Gordo De Tijuana in Chula Vista. I’ve traveled globally and know trying new things makes the world a more interesting place so agreed. We drove down getting there about noon....More

Thank Jay P
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Tacos el gordo at the Zona Río of TJ is a perfect spot for tacos, they have many choices and don't forget to try the MULITA, this mulita is an amazing double tortilla extended taco, really really good. a must when you come to Tijuana....More

Thank arturoaguilar68
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Very good although is expensive but can’t never find a parking space !!!! When are they going to open the new location at Broadway ?

Thank Hilda A
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We went to Tacos El Gordo not knowing what to expect. The first thing that caught our attention was the amount of people inside the place. Unreal!!! Something we are not accustomed to seeing is customers standing in five separate lines, depending on the type...More

Thank KathyGabe
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The workers are literally racist. If you are African American and you just want a taco, they are holding the racist umbrella that you are standing under for as long as you are in their restaurant. This message is not to pull a race-card but...More

Thank Gwendolyn J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 689 H St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4222
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 619-691-8848
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