Taqueria El Granjenal
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
- Sun,Sat 7am-11pm, Mon-Fri 8am-11pm
- All Major Credit Cards, cash
- Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
- Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
- Not Necessary, Accepted
- Lot Available
OC Weekly's Description
Named after a Michoacán rancho that has sent thousands of its residents to Orange County, the colorful restaurant makes the best tacos in the county. They deviate from taco protocol by using full-sized corn tortillas and pile on chunks of your choice of grilled meat. The salsa is extraordinary, a dark-red lava extract whose burn factor is unknown outside Paricutín.
Tips from foursquare
Kim's pork tacos are to die for!
Its all about the pork!!
Veggie tostada or burrito are my go-tos here.
damn it smells soooooo good out here!
Best horchata. Make sure you try the torta de milanessa!
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