From Our Editors
At Las Penas Mexican Food, guests can expect one of the better-priced meals in San Diego. The excellent quality, set in a relaxed environment, will have you coming back for more.
No specific attire is required, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably. Also, though the prices are considered to be lower than average, you aren't going to sacrifice any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
There really is something for everyone, with gluten-free options, as well as low-fat and vegetarian items on the robust menu.
A good spot for both lunch and dinner, a trip to Las Penas is definitely worthwhile. Don't worry about trying to find a spot on the street, as visitors to the restaurant do have access to a private parking lot nearby.