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“Authentic Mexican Food!!”
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El Jefe
Ranked #129 of 216 Restaurants in San Clemente
Cuisines: American, Mexican
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San Clemente
Level 6 Contributor
185 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
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“Authentic Mexican Food!!”
Reviewed 25 February 2008

Just a small place off El Camino Real. Named after it's reputation for being a good place to pick up a day laborer (back when it shared a parking lot with the local hardware store. A family run restaurant offering authentic Mexican food at a very reasonable price. Beer by the bottle, glass or picture, too.

They are also well known for the fish & chips, Yep it’s a local favorite!

We usually sit outside on the patio. It’s small but open and friendly. Try a Carnitas plate or a carne asada taco.

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