El Metate

Jun 8, 2010

“The richest Mexican food in town” is the slogan at this storefront café, so dieters beware. The burritos are massive, the soups robust, and the huevos rancheros delicious; we also love the sopes and the fresh chips. It’s a real find near Lake and Colorado, with friendly people, low prices, a couple of sidewalk tables, and a dining room that’s more attractive than your typical Mexican order-at-the-counter joint.

12 N. Mentor Ave., Pasadena, 626.229.0706. Mexican. B, L & D daily. No booze. MC, V. $



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