El Agave

Take Out Menu

APPETIZERS & Enchiladas

SOPES DE CHORIZO
$12

Homemade flat soft torilla shells with black beans, chorizo, topped with lettuce and Mexican cream.

SOPES DE Pollo
$12

Homemade flat soft tortilla shells with black beans, shredded chicken, topped with lettuce and Mexican cream.

CHILAQUILES ROJOS O VERDES
$13

Tomatillo green sauce or habanero chili red sauce, onions, cheese, sour cream and cilantro served with black beans.   Add chicken $4     Add eggs $3

ENCHILADAS DE MOLE POBLANO DON JULIO
$14

Chicken enchiladas with our famous mole poblano made from scratch. Served with Agave rice.

ENCHILADAS EN MOLE Negro
$14

Shredded pork enchiladas topped with the traditional Oaxacan black mole. Served with Agave rice.

ENCHILADAS Verdes
$14

Tender chicken enchiladas in the traditional tomatillo sauce, under fresh cheese, onions and cilantro served with black beans.

lunch menu

SOUPS & SALADS

ENSALADA CEASAR
$12

The authentic repice from Tijuana. Add shrimp or chicken $4.

ENSALADA Huerto
$12

Baby mixed greens tossed with red and gold beets, pistachios, figs, cherry tomatoes, goat cheese and red berry dressing.

SOPA DE CILANTRO
$11

A delicate soup of fresh cilantro, cream and spice.

Seafood

AGUACHILE DE CAMARON VERDE
$16

Raw shrimp, cooked in fresh lime juice with chile serrano, tomatillo, cilantro and cucumber.

TOSTADA DE ATUN
$8

Homemade poblano pepper corn tostada, topped with fresh ahi tuna, onions, crisp cabbage, avocado cream and sesame habanero chili oil.

PULPO A LAS BRASAS
$19

Grilled tender octopus marinated with garlic, paprika and fresh herbs, served on avocado and potato puree, drizzeled with sundried chili oil.

Gourmet Tacos & Burritos

Taco de Carnitas (3)
$12

Tender roasted pork “Michoacan style” served over homemade tortillas and garnished with a tasty pico de gallo sauce.

Taco de Cochinita Pibil (3)
$13

Cochinita pibil tacos topped with habanero chili cream

Taco de Rib Eye (3)
$23

Grilled Rib-eye tacos with a sweet touch of caramelized onion, topped with a delicious avocado cream, cilantro, pesto and sesame. Complemented with a side of vegetables and beans

Taco de camaron (3)
$23

Two jumbo shrimp in a garlic and butter sauce, roasted chile de árbol, served over two homemade tortillas and topped with avocado, pico de gallo and a side of rice.

Taco Vegetarianos (3)
$12

Roasted Oaxaca cheese, mushrooms, poblano pepper, and spinach grilled with olive oil.

Burrito de Filete y Ave
$14

Tomato tortilla stuffed with Filet Mignon and poultry marinated in a citrus sauce.

Burrito de Camarón
$14

Shrimp sauteed in butter, garlic, spinach, red pepper and Manchego cheese.

Burrito California
$14

Tortilla stuffed with carne asada, french fries, guacamole, cheese and sour cream.

El Agave Favorites

Short Rib Poblano
$29

Tender short rib braised in our signature spices, on a bed of creamy risotto with poblano chili, corn, squash blossom, cheese and beef juice.

Mole Poblano Don Julio
$24

The soul of Mexican moles, made from scratch, served over pork or chicken with Agave rice.

Mole Negro
$24

From Oaxaca with four different chilis; pasilla, mulato, ancho and chipotle; peanuts, almonds, walnuts, and more. Served over chicken or pork.

TampiqueÑA
$34

Grilled tender Angus fillet with poblano chili strips and guacamole. Side of black beans and mole enchiladas.

Chile Relleno
$21

Roasted poblano pepper stuffed with Oaxaca cheese, topped with a tomato and chili sauce.

Margaritas & Mezcal

EL AGAVE HOUSE MARGARITA
$13

Premium Silver Tequila 100% Agave. Blend of fresh lime and lemon juice and triple sec.

Passion Fruit MARGARITA
$13

Premium Silver Tequila 100% Agave. Natural passion fruit pulp and our special homemade mix. Served on the rocks

Cucumber Pepino MARGARITA
$13

Premium Silver Tequila 100% Agave. Fresh cucumber muddle, our special margarita mix, agave nectar and Tajin on the rim.

Perfect Cadillac MARGARITA
$14

Premium Silver Tequila 100% Agave. Blend of fresh lime and lemon juice, triple sec, agave nectar and a float of orange liqueur.

Tamarindo MARGARITA
$13

Premium Silver Tequila 100% Agave. Our special homemade tamarindo mix, served on the rocks with Tajin on the rim.

Mango MARGARITA
$14

Made with mango pulp, mezcal, triple sec and lemon juice with Tajin.

*Alcohol must NOT be consumed on El Agave Restaurant property or
in your car. Alcohol must be transported in the trunk of your car.

Beer

Beer
$12

Six pack

  • Corona
  • Modelo especial
  • Pacifico
  • Baja Brewing Co. Blonde Ale
  • Baja Brewing Co. Black Ale


Wine

SPAIN: PATA NEGRA RIOJA
$25

(Tempranillo 2009)

MEXICO VALLE DE TINTON
$35

(Valle de Guadalupe Mexico) Cabarnet Sauvignon • Merlot 2015

California Lesse-Fich
$25

(Chardonnay 2018)

Family Meals

*All family meals include: Agave rice, black beans and tortillas*
Family Meals for 4
$59

Carnitas

Tender roasted pork “Michoacan style”.

Fajitas Arrachera

Arrachera meat sauteed with red and green peppers, onions and mushrooms.

Cochinita Pibil

Stewed shredded pork, smothered in Yucatan “achiote” sauce. Served with red onion habanero relish.

Chicken Fajitas

Chicken sauteed with red and green peppers, onions and mushrooms.

Kids Menu

CHICkEN OR MEAT QUESADILLA
$8

CHICKEN NUGGETS WITH FRENCH FRIES
$8

Dessert

house Flan
$6

Churros
$6

Extras

Agave Rice 1-quart
$16

Black Beans
$16

1 quart

Guacamole
$14

8 ounce

Chips Small
$6

2 pounds

Salsa Verge O Roja
$12

8 ounce

Reservations

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El Agave Restaurant & Tequileria
2304 San Diego Ave. Old Town, CA 92110

(619) 220-0692   info@elagave.com

Open Daily: 11 am – 10 pm