Delicious Mexican Food in Hillcrest To Go

Great Food

At Tacaliente, we offer a wide variety of dishes that are sure to satisfy any craving. From our famous street tacos to our hearty burritos, everything we serve is made with care and attention to detail. Our menu includes traditional Mexican favorites like carne asada and al pastor, as well as vegetarian and vegan options like our veggie tacos and bean and cheese burritos. View our Menu here.

Takeout/To Go Options

We understand that not everyone has the time or desire to dine in at our restaurant, which is why we offer convenient takeout and to go options. You can easily place your order online or by phone and pick it up at your convenience. Our to go orders are carefully packaged to ensure that your food stays fresh and delicious, even if you are taking it home or to the office. Start your online order now!

Perfect for Any Occasion

Whether you are looking for a quick and delicious lunch, a family dinner, or catering for your next event, Tacaliente is the perfect choice. Our menu is diverse enough to satisfy even the pickiest eaters, and our friendly staff is always happy to help you choose the perfect dish or customize your order to your liking.


Fresh and High-Quality Ingredients

We take pride in using only the freshest and highest quality ingredients in all of our dishes. Our meats are always marinated to perfection and our salsas and guacamole are made fresh daily. We believe that great food starts with great ingredients, which is why we take the time to source only the best ingredients for our dishes.

Authentic Mexican Cuisine

At Tacaliente, we are passionate about authentic Mexican cuisine. Our chefs use traditional cooking techniques and family recipes to create dishes that are true to our roots. We believe that Mexican food is about more than just filling your belly – it’s about celebrating culture, tradition, and the joy of sharing a meal with family and friends.

Make Tacaliente Your Go-To Spot

We invite you to visit us at Tacaliente and experience our delicious food for yourself. Whether you dine in, take out, or order catering, we promise to provide you with an authentic and unforgettable Mexican culinary experience. Make Tacaliente your go-to spot for Mexican food in San Diego. Whether you’re looking for a quick lunch or catering for your next event, we have something for everyone. Come and taste the difference that fresh ingredients and traditional cooking techniques can make at Tacaliente in San Diego.