When you are out of your dental appointment and you´re feeling hungry but don’t know where to eat because I know finding a place to eat in another country sometimes can be hard when you don’t know the city well. Don´t worry, I am going to make it easier for you by listing 10 great restaurants to visit in Tijuana.
- La Espadaña
The restaurant La Espadaña is a classic in Tijuana, well known for its delicious Mexican food. If you are out of your dental appointment early you can go and have breakfast there and probably try their chilaquiles or huevos revueltos, they are so good. Plus, it is very close to the clinic so you will be there in no time. If you want lunch or dinner there are also many options for you too, like Pozole, chiles rellenos or flautas. Another great thing about this restaurant is the architecture and design decorated with handicrafts.
Location: Blvd. Gral Rodolfo Sanchez Taboada 10813, Zona Urbano Rio Tijuana, 22010.
- La Querencia
La Querencia is an innovative concept of Baja Med Cuisine created by Chef Miguel Angel Guerrero that makes a combination of the oriental and Mediterranean cuisine with regional land and sea ingredients. It´s located in Escuadron 201 No. 3110, Centro.
- Los Arcos
If you are craving seafood Los Arcos is a perfect choice. They serve fresh seafood dishes with great flavor. Due to their demand you may have to wait 30-45 min to get your food, but it is totally worth it. We can say it is one of the best restaurants of seafood in Tijuana.
Location: Blvd. Salinas y Escuadron 201 No. 1000, Aviación 22420.
- Café de la Flor
This place offers mexican, italian and seafood like pancakes, omelettes, creps, nachos, salads, paninis, sándwiches, linguini, spaghetti and so much more. If you are vegetarian Café de la Flor has options for you too. They are also specialized in cakes with a delicious variety that you must try. They have six restaurants in the city but the one closer to the clinic would be at Plaza Río which is 5 minutes away.
Location: Prol. Paseo de Los Héroes 96-98, Zona Urbana Rio Tijuana.
- Churrascaría Do Brasil
Churrascaría is a traditional brazilian restaurant with the specialty of steaks, salads and desserts. You can try the emblematic Picanha steak that is one of the favorites of the menu. Don’t forget to make a reservation.
Location: Blvd. Agua Caliente 11999, Hipodromo Agua Caliente 22040.
This colorful with avant-garde atmosphere restaurant counts with a big terrace that offers traditional cravings, seafood and pizzas. It is also a great place to go and have a drink. Located at Blvd. Agua Caliente, Plaza Paseo Chapultepec 10387, Neidhart, 22020.
- Horno 320 Zona Rio
If pizza and pasta is what you are looking for, this is a place for you. You can pick the ingredients you want for your pizza and they are baked with oak firewood. They also offer wings, sliders, sangria and artisan beer. It is also pet friendly. Don’t forget to visit!
Location: Blvd. Sanchez Taboada #10531, Zona Urbano Río, Tijuana.
- Tacos Franc
When you are in Mexico, the first thing that comes to your mind is tacos and what better place to eat than at Tacos Franc. These tacos are iconic in Tijuana because of their delicious meat and flavor. You can try their steak tacos, adobada (pork) or quesadillas and these are only some of the different tacos you can find in their menu.
Location: Blvd. Gral. Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada, Zona Este Tijuana.
- Caesar’s Restaurant-Bar
One of the most famous Italian restaurants in Tijuana is Caesar’s Restaurant. Here is where the emblematic Caesar Salad was created by the Italian chef Cesare Cardini. Besides their salad, they serve excellent Alfredo pastas, Al Pesto and many more. You can find this restaurant at Av. Revolución 8190, Zona Centro 22000.
- Casa Plasencia
This family grill offers a Mediterranean menu with Mexican flavors and a tapas bar with a bullfighting atmosphere. They mix traditional Italian, Spain and Greek recipes with a mix of Baja California.
Location: Robirosa 250 Aviación, 22014, Tijuana.