Casa Guadalajara: Where Timeless Traditions and Delicious Cuisine Meet

Step back in time and indulge in the flavors of Old Mexico at Casa Guadalajara, a beloved staple of Old Town San Diego’s dining scene. Nestled in the heart of the historic district, this charming restaurant transports visitors to a rustic Mexican hacienda with its vibrant colors, traditional décor, and lively atmosphere.

Upon entering, guests are greeted with hand-painted tile work and a cozy entryway, setting the stage for a festive and memorable dining experience. Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly spot or a romantic evening out, Casa Guadalajara delivers.

The menu at Casa Guadalajara offers a wide variety of authentic Mexican dishes, including tacos al pastor, chile rellenos, and tamales. The restaurant also boasts a selection of margaritas and other signature cocktails to complement the food. The house specialty, the “Macho Grande Combination” platter, is a must-try, featuring a mouthwatering combination of carne asada, chicken taco, cheese enchilada, chicken tamal, chile relleno, served with guacamole, rice, beans and salsa fresca.

But the real highlight of dining at Casa Guadalajara is the live mariachi music on select nights. This unique touch adds to the festive atmosphere of the restaurant and makes for an immersive, truly memorable experience.

“Casa Guadalajara is a true gem in Old Town. The atmosphere is lively and festive, and the food is absolutely delicious. The live mariachi music is the cherry on top, making for a truly immersive and memorable dining experience,” says local resident and frequent customer, Juan P.

When visiting Old Town San Diego, a meal at Casa Guadalajara is a must. The friendly staff, delicious food, and lively atmosphere make it the perfect spot for any occasion. So raise a glass of margarita and soak in the flavors, culture, and ambiance of Old Mexico at Casa Guadalajara.


  • Sat-Sun: 10am-9pm
  • Mon-Fri: 11am-9pm

Phone – (619) 295-5111

Address – 4105 Taylor St, San Diego, CA 92110