About us

Authentic Comida Oaxaquena

El Tejate is a restaurant known for its authentic southern Mexican cuisine. It has a nice and colorful ambiance and has wooden décor. The wall-mounted pictures and brickwork add to that décor. The service staff is friendly and attentive.

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CATERING

El Tejate would be honored to provide our services for your next event. Each event is bespoke to your tastes and needs, to provide the best experience possible for you and your guests.

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    Established in 2010

    Mexican food specializing in delicious Oaxacan Cuisine

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    Unique flavors and colors from Oaxaca

    Nice and colorful ambiance with wooden décor

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    El Tejate has so much to offer

    An extensive menu and a friendly staff
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    Karaoke and comedy shows

    at Escondido Location

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Tejate

Tejate, a traditional Oaxacan drink made from maize, cacao, mamey seeds, and other ingredients all handmade is a labor-intensive preparation. And that's an understatement. From the hand-shelling of cacao and the grinding of the nixtamal to the serving, takes several hours.

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Locations

EL TEJATE

205 w mission ave Suite R
Escondido, CA
92025

EL TEJATE RESTAURANT

205 W Mission Ave,
Escondido, CA
92025

Hours

Sat
9:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM