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alexa52 May 21, 2014 02:07 PM

Where can I buy the best freshly made flour and corn tortillas in SD?

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  1. Fake Name RE: alexa52 May 21, 2014 02:26 PM

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    1. DiningDiva RE: alexa52 May 21, 2014 03:24 PM

      Any tortilleria or Mexican market

      Tortilleria Lily in City Height for tortillas made with corn nixtamalized in house.

      * Vallarta markets (south bay)

      * Northgate markets (various locations) (in house tortilleria)

      * Pancho Villa market (El Cajon Blvd where it crosses the 805) (in house tortilleria and flour tortillaria in the produce section)

      * Gabriels (on Imperial around 24th)

      * La Flor Michoacana (somewhere off Euclid)

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        DoctorChow RE: alexa52 May 21, 2014 10:09 PM

        DD's shortlist is certainly a great place to start.

        I'll add Carnival Market to her list, where you can also always find warm, in-house-made tortillas on the shelves.

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          alexa52 RE: alexa52 May 22, 2014 07:03 AM

          Thank you!

          1. jmtreg RE: alexa52 May 22, 2014 10:06 AM

            While I'm not a huge fan of their food, El Indio makes damn fine tortillas (and chips).

            1. Dagney RE: alexa52 May 22, 2014 10:14 AM

              Tacos el Panson makes corn tortillas to order.

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                zmirzlina RE: alexa52 May 22, 2014 12:04 PM

                For flour, we hit up Tommy's TexMex stand on 32nd and Thorn in North Park. Friday through Sunday.

                Corn, Northgate

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                  LisaSD RE: alexa52 Jul 6, 2014 02:18 AM

                  Love, love the tortillas from Pancho Villa's (as DD mentioned) but before I discovered that they started making them in-house, I would always buy them at Otay Farms Market in Chula Vista. They imposed a 4 dozen limit because of the demand.

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