Cholos Comida Mexicana

  Cholos has been serving authentic Mexican food for over 6 years in the Pacific Beach area. Currently Cholos is located in Las Lajas and is open Thursday - Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Friday nights Cholos has $1.00 fish tacos and 1/2 price Coronitas!   Owen & Mariela (oweners) have added some awesome new items to the menu! Carlos makes the best Margaritas on the rocks or frozen. He is constantly creating new drinks, and serving the coldest of beers.

Restaurant Name:

Cholos Comida Mexicana

Type of Food Served:

Authentic Mexican Food


Located in Las Lajas on the left had side approx.1km after the entrance to Las Lajas.

Hours of Operation:

Thursday to Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Days Closed:

Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday

Contact Info:

(507)240- 4004



Owen & Mariela

Open Since:

Cholos has been in the Las Lajas location for one year. Cholos has been running for 6 years in different locations around the Pacific Beach area.  


Inside air conditioned restaurant and outside covered area with 5 wooden tables. The outside area is undergoing renovations to include a outdoor bar area for The Point (Cholos bar area)


In front of the restaurant and across the street


Cholos has recently added to an already large menu. Some new options include the surf and turf burger and El Ingles (Fish and chips).

Mornings Cholos offers eggs, bacon, pancakes and omelets for breakfast

Cholos has a large vegetarian menu offering a variety of vegetarian enchiladas, tacos  and burritos (spinach, beans, cheese, mixed vegetables).

Cholos has a well priced kids menu, and some great combos is you are looking to try a variety of Mexican dishes.

Mexican dishes include a large variety of burritos, fajitas, tacos, chimichangas, & enchiladas.


A variety of sodas and juices are available.

Try their margaritas on the rocks or frozen. $5.00

National beer for $1.50

Imports $3.00 - $5.00

Main Meal Price Range:

Breakfast from $3.95 for El Coronado (2 eggs, bacon/sausage, pancakes/toast) - $12.00 for a seafood omelet. Appetizers start at $7.00 for tortilla pizzas to $20.00 for the big swell nachos. Vegetarian options from $7.00 for a bean enchilada to $11.00 for the Burrito Caribeno (beans, rice, cheese banana and guacamole).Enchiladas from $9.50, Burritos from $7.50 for Burrito Big swell  - $16.00 for Cholos del mar. Fajitas from $9.00 for chorizo - $27.00 for chicken, shrimp & meat combo. Seafood plates starting at 8.50 for garlic fish to $15.00 for ‘Cholos pescado’ (crab, shrimp and fish fillet topped in a white sauce). Tacos from $6.00 for El Surfer to $12.00 for Puerco Carnitas con chili verde. Chimichangas from $8.50 – 12.50 Salads from 6.50 for the taco salad - $10.00 for the shrimp salad. Meat dishes starting at $9.00 for the Carne asada to $15.00 for the Vaquero Especial. Kids options starting at $3.00. Combo $7.00 - $11.00 and deserts $3.00 – 4.00.


Cholos new location in Las Lajas has lots to offer! Equipped with a bar (The Point) a surf shop, and smoothie/ice-cream stand, cholos is constantly expanding. This month some exciting things are happening… a new outdoor bar is in the plans.

Every Friday Cholos has $1.00 fish tacos and 2 for 1 Coronas!!