El Indio

El Indio

(1439 ratings)


(1439 ratings)

3695 India St Go to map
San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 299-0333
www.el-indio.com
$ - Mexican
Restaurant Notes
  • opened in 1940
  • family-owned 3 generations
  • local favorite
  • started as a tortilla factory then bloomed to a full-blown restaurant serving around the world (including care packages to our soldiers) as well as to Congress and the White House
Highlighted On
  • Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Family Owned" - Guy Fieri
    • Beef Taquitos - rolled-up tacos
    • Chile Relleno
    • Tamales
  • Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Real Deal Mexican" - Guy Fieri
    • Beef Taquitos
    • Chile Relleno
  • Mexican Food Paradise See video
    • Tamales - choice of beef, chicken, pork, veggie or plain; handmade everyday w/ in-house stone-ground Masa wrapped in corn husks; steamed, unwrapped & then topped w/ choice of 3 sauces & cheese; looks good
    • Taquitos - top seller; shredded beef, shredded chicken or potato rolled in a tortilla & deep-fried; topped w/ salsa, cheese, shredded lettuce & guacamole
    • Tortilla - corn-based; made everyday; leftovers are deep-fried & made to tortilla chips
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