Southern California is known for our amazing burritos, tacos, and other authentic Mexican food. One of our favorites is the breakfast burrito. Whether it’s morning, afternoon or night, a breakfast burrito always seems to satisfy. We have explored all of the options around town and narrowed down our favorite, top 3 breakfast burrito joints in the North County San Diego, coastal communities.
Ricos Taco Shop – Encinitas
Ricos Taco Shop has been an Encinitas classic for decades. Their authentic Mexican food is hard to beat, and they are known for a couple of their specialty burritos, like the ‘Justin Burrito’ and their delicious breakfast burritos. Rico’s breakfast burritos are made fresh and come out piping hot. You can also add anything you want to your breakfast burrito, from chorizo to chicken, to guacamole, even french fries! Creating your own is Rico’s specialty.
For more information, directions or to view a menu, visit Ricos Taco Shop.
Juanita’s Taco Shop – Leucadia
Located on Highway 101, Juanita’s Taco Shop is one of Leucadia’s oldest and most popular restaurants. Within walking distance to beaches like Beacons and Stonesteps, Juanita’s often has a line out the door. But for good reason…Their food is magnificent! Thier breakfast burritos are a local favorite. Pair it with Juanitas’ spicy, homemade salsa/hot sauce and your mouth will be in heaven! If you are near the beach in Leucadia sometime this Summer, definitely stop by Juanita’s.
For more information, directions or to view a menu, visit Juanita’s Taco Shop.
Senor Grubby’s – Carlsbad
Within walking distance to the beautiful beaches of Carlsbad, Senor Grubby’s, located in Downtown Carlsbad, is an absolute must eat! Senor Grubby’s expansive breakfast menu will surely impress and with just one bite into one of their huge, flavorful and fresh breakfast burritos; you’ll be hooked! With seven different breakfast burritos to choose from, you will definitely find something that will knock your socks off. Not to mention Grubby’s fresh salsa bar will have your mouth watering for more.
For more information, directions or to view a menu, visit Senor Grubby’s.