Tamales el Mexicano

  • 3504 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92104 | Directions
  • 619-459-1085

This small tamale cart routinely sits in front of a City Heights liquor store and car wash, offering a small variety of tamales steamed in corn husks and an even smaller variety of tamales steamed inside banana leaves. In addition to the usual pork, chicken, beef, and chili pepper options, dessert tamales include pineapple and strawberry.


Day Hours
Tuesday noon to 6 p.m.
Wednesday noon to 6 p.m.
Thursday noon to 6 p.m.
Friday noon to 6 p.m.
Saturday noon to 6 p.m.

Restaurant Details

Detail Status
Cuisine Mexican
Delivery No
Outdoor seating No
Party room No
Reservations accepted No
Kids menu No
Occasional live music No
Payment Options Does not accept credit cards

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