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Lienzo Charro

12511 Poway Rd. (Pomerado Rd.) Send to Phone
858-486-4644 | Menu
Casual, authentic Mexican food in Poway.

Lunch & Dinner daily

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Lienzo Charro Restaurant Review

: Aficionados of authentic Mexican will appreciate this downtown Poway eatery for its classical food and flair. Expect embroidered Mexican tablecloths, warm service, low prices and good carnitas. Even the chips and spicy salsa are a cut above the norm, and such treats as a colorful dish of melon cubes may turn up as a complimentary starter. The kitchen pairs cheese enchiladas with spicier dishes; for example, the devilishly hot jumbo shrimp a la diabla, no doubt to temper their fire. Another fiery house specialty, the burro diablo, encloses strips of green chiles, pork chunks and tomatillo sauce in a flour tortilla. On the mild side are the enchiladas suizas. Specialties de la casa include machaca --- shredded beef with bell peppers, onions and tomatoes with scrambled eggs. Look for a variety of sizzling fajitas and tasty seafood soup, too. Consider the flan with KahlĂșa for dessert.


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