Lucha Libre Taco Shop Opens in Carlsbad

The Lucha Libre Taco Shop, a San Diego cult favorite, has opened a new location in the North County. Here's a look at the space and the grub.

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Lucha Libre Taco Shop is known for its California Burritos, tacos, quesadillas and more.
Sam Wells
California Burritos are front-and-center on this menu.
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There's also a little something on the Lucha Libre menu known as the “TJ Dog,” an all-beef hot dog wrapped in bacon and topped with ketchup, mustard, mayo and fajitas.
Sam Wells
Sam Wells
The 2,000-square foot North County Lucha Libre Taco Shop is located in the middle of "Restaurant Row" at The Shoppes at Carlsbad.
Sam Wells
Sam Wells
In this corner, another tasty dish.
Sam Wells
The colorful space features bright, kitschy décor and artwork depicting Mexican wrestlers, or “luchadores” – masks and all.
Lucha Libre Taco Shop
Lucha Libre was created in January 2008 by San Diego-based brothers Jose Luis, Maurilio and Diego Rojano Garcia, along with their childhood friend, Joseph Stewart. All four founders went to high school together at Saint Augustine in North Park.
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