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aperitivos

Chips y Salsa                          3
Corn Tortilla Chips and Salsa Frita. Add Chicharrones (1)

Clasico Guacamole            13
Hass Avocado, Lime, White Onion, Serrano Chiles, Cilantro, and Tortilla Chips

Choriqueso Verde              16
Green Chorizo, Poblano Suiza, Tres Quesos, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Spring Onion, Serrano Chiles, Cilantro and Flour Tortillas

Nachos                                 14
Corn Tortilla Chips, Poblano Suiza, Tres Quesos, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Crema, Morita Aioli, Refried Pinto Beans and Pico de Gallo. Add Chicken (5), Carnitas (5), Al Pastor (6), Shrimp (7) or Steak (7)

Diablitos                              17
Fire-Roasted Peel & Eat South Pacific Shrimp, Lime, Cotija Cheese, Micro Cilantro and Volcano Salsa

Ceviche El Tigre                       20
Wild Caught Striped Bass, Lime, Leche de Tigre, Pomegranate, Avocado, Cucumber, Red Onion, Fresno Chile and Blue Corn Chips

Ceviche Campechano                      19
Citrus Marinated Octopus, Shrimp, and White Fish of the Day, Tomato, Cucumber, Red Onion, Cilantro, Avocado, Pico de Gallo Juice and Tortilla Chips

Elote Asado                         12
Grilled Sweet White Corn, Chile Morita Aioli, Cotija Cheese, Micro Cilantro and Chile Con Limon Powder

Taquitos                        14
Four Taquitos with Shredded Chicken, Guacamole, Tomato, Cotija Cheese, Onion, Garlic, Lettuce, Crema, Micro Cilantro, Morita Aioli and Watermelon Radish

sopas

Pozole Rojo               Cup 8 | Bowl 14
FRI, SAT and SUN ONLY – Hominy, Guajillo Chile Broth, Pulled Pork, Red Onion, Lettuce, Shaved Radish, Cilantro and Oregano

Fideo                           Cup 6 | Bowl 10
Toasted Noodles, Tomato Broth, Avocado, Crema, Tortilla Strips, Cilantro and Queso Fresco. Add Chicken (5)

ensaladas

Caesar Salad                         14
Chopped Romaine Lettuce, Spicy Caesar Dressing, Morita Chile Croutons, Pico de Gallo and Parmesano Reggiano. Add Chicken (5), Shrimp (7), Steak (7) or Salmon (8)

Ensalada Clasica                 13
Mixed Greens, Avocado, Tomatoes, Red Onions, Cucumbers, Queso Fresco, Toasted Pepita Seeds and Agave Lemon Vinaigrette. Add Chicken (5), Steak (7) or Shrimp (7)

Seasonal Salad                 17
Chef Salad featuring Seasonally Inspired Preparation. Inquire For Ingredient Details.

tacos

Ask Us About Our Plate Combos!

El Toro 8
Ranchero Steak, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Grilled Onions, Poblano Peppers and Cilantro on a Blue Corn Tortilla

Don Chingon                        7
Spit-Roasted Al Pastor Pork, Red Onion, Salsa Frita, Chamoy, Avocado Toreado Salsa and Micro Cilantro on a Blue Corn Tortilla

Mayan                               6.50
Grilled Achiote Marinated Chicken, Habanero Pickled Red Onions, Salsa Frita and Cilantro on a Blue Corn Tortilla

El Dorado                         7.50
Chile Rubbed Mahi Mahi, Chamoy, Mexislaw, Chile Peanuts, Chile Morita Aioli and Cilantro on a Blue Corn Tortilla

Gordito                         12
Two Pork Belly Tacos Braised in Mexican Coca-Cola with Himalayan Salt, Garlic and Herbs; With Chipotle-Peach Syrup, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Micro Cilantro and Marinated Red Cabbage on a Blue Corn Tortilla

The Relleno                     6.50
Roasted Anaheim Chile, Tatuma Squash, Corn, Sweet Peppers, Tres Quesos, Salsa Verde, Cotija Cheese and Micro Cilantro on a Blue Corn Tortilla

Felipe                                  10.50
Ribeye Filet Marinated in Garlic, Poblano Chiles, Onions, Oyster Mushrooms, Tres Quesos, Tomatillo Salsa Cruda and Cilantro on a Blue Corn Tortilla

Volcano                           10
Ranchero Steak, Agave Glazed Shrimp, Tres Quesos, Serrano Chiles, Blue Corn and Flour Tortillas, Habanero Pickled Red Onions, Queso Fresco, Volcano Salsa, Cilantro and Avocado Toreado Salsa

Taco de Birria                           11
Short Rib Estofado, Guacamole, Onions, Tres Quesos, Micro Cilantro, Salsa Verde and Birria Consomé Served on a Handmade Corn Tortilla

para acompañar

Mexican Fried Rice                   6
Grilled Vegetables                    7
Refried Pinto Beans                 5
Serrano Chile Potatoes           6
Volcano Salsa                            2

quesadillas

All Quesadillas are Open Faced and Made with Flour Tortillas, Tres Quesos, Salsa Verde, Cilantro & Cotija Cheese.

Cheese                           6
Steak                             8
Al Pastor                        7
Carnitas 7
Chicken                         6.50
Shrimp                           7.50
Vegetable         6.50

entradas

Crispy Carnitas Skillet                  24
Seared Slow Cooked Pork, Pico de Gallo, Pickled Jalapeños, Refried Pinto Beans, Shaved Onion, Serrano Chiles, Micro Cilantro and Corn Tortillas. Add Queso Frito (5)

Carne Asada Skillet                        26
Tender Tip Steak, Roasted Poblanos, Grilled Onions, Fingerling Potatoes, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Cotija Cheese, Chile Morita Aioli, Refried Pinto Beans and Blue Corn Tortillas. Add Queso Frito (5)

Short Rib Estofado                        36
Braised Short Rib, Guajillo Pinto Bean Jus, Avocado, Spring Onion, Micro Cilantro, Radish, Serrano Pepper, Baby Carrots and Blue Corn Tortillas

Hanger Steak                        37
8oz Pan Seared Hanger Steak, Grilled Potatoes, Onions, Corn, Poblano Mushrooms, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Roasted Serrano Chiles, Micro Cilantro, Cebollitas and Blue Corn Tortillas

Salmón                  31
7oz Pan Seared Atlantic Salmon with Seasonally Inspired Preparation. Inquire For Ingredient Details.

Paraiso Huachinango MARKET PRICE
FRI, SAT and SUN ONLY – Chile Seasoned Deep Fried Whole Red Snapper, Guacamole, Pico do Gallo, Limes, Side Salad and Blue Corn Tortillas

Enchiladas de Langosta           38
Three Poached Lobster Enchiladas Prepared in Flour Tortillas; With Tres Quesos, Crema, Micro Cilantro, Suiza and Mango Habanero Sauce. Served with Mexican Fried Rice and Refried Pinto Beans

Alambre           22
Choice of Filet Steak, Al Pastor Pork, Chicken, Shrimp or Seasonal Vegetables. Tres Quesos, Bacon (Only in Steak, Chicken and Shrimp Options), Onions, Bell Peppers, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Micro Cilantro and Serrano Chiles. Served with Flour Tortillas

Poblano Rajas                              23
Poblano Chiles, White Wine Reduction Crema, Onions, Mushrooms, Corn, Serrano Chiles, Tres Quesos and Refried Pinto Beans. Served with Blue Corn Tortillas

Plato de Quesadilla                              18
Two Open Faced Cheese Quesadillas with Tres Quesos, Salsa Verde, Cilantro and Cotija Cheese on a Flour Tortilla. Served with Mexican Fried Rice and Refried Pinto Beans. Add Vegetables (3), Chicken (4), Carnitas (5), Al Pastor (5), Shrimp (6) or Steak (7)

chamacos (kids)

Served with Mexican Fried Rice & Refried Pinto Beans

Quesadilla                                        6
Flour or Corn Tortilla and Tres Quesos
Add Steak (4) or Chicken (3)

Soft Taco                                            7
Steak or Chicken Served on a Flour or Corn Tortilla

Bean & Cheese Burrito                   6
Steak or Chicken Served on a Flour or Corn Tortilla

Chicken Taquitos                             7

postres

Flan                                                      9
Caramel Baked Custard Flan, Berries and Hibiscus Dust

Arroz Con Leche Cheesecake                               12
Mexican Rice Pudding Cheesecake, Cinnamon, Strawberries and Caramel Cajeta Sauce

S’mores Bread Pudding                14
Marshmallows, Mexican Chocolate, Baked Galletas Maria Crumbs and “Some More” Roasted Marshmallows. Vanilla Ice Cream (2)

Mango Créme Brûlée                12
Mango, Vanilla and Cinnamon Custard with a Caramelized Top Made a la Baño Maria. Topped with Seasonal Berries and Powdered Sugar


 

At Descanso Mexican Restaurant, we are committed to providing only fresh, high quality ingredients sourced from local farms. We do not cook with lard and we don’t believe in can openers. A majority of our menu is gluten free.

Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase risk of food-borne illness.

All Guest Checks Are Subject to a 3% Surcharge. This charge is not gratuity and is meant to cover increase in wages and Covid-19 related damages.

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A Multi-Course Meal Served “A La Plancha”
Our Taquero Chef’s Cook Your Meal at Your Table
Served with Soup or Salad and Mexican Fried Rice

**Entree Price Below Represents The Entire Coursed Meal… Soup or Salad, Mexican Fried Rice and Entree.**

First Course

sopa

Fideo
Toasted Noodles, Tomato Broth, Avocado, Crema, Tortilla Strips, Cilantro and Queso Fresco

ensalada

Caesar Salad
Chopped Romaine Lettuce, Spicy Caesar Dressing, Pico de Gallo, Morita Chile Croutons and Parmesano Reggiano

Main Course

Served with Blue Corn or Flour Tortillas

Choose From Following Options:

Pork Loin Alambre               48
Center Cut Pork Loin with an ‘Al Pastor’ Marinade, Bell Peppers, Onions, Tres Quesos, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Cebollita Onions, Cilantro and Serrano Chiles. Add Shrimp (10)

Carne Asada                                40
Flap Steak, Roasted Poblanos, Fingerling Potatoes, Cotija Cheese, Onions, Chile Morita Aioli and Avocado Toreado Salsa. Add Queso Frito (5) or Shrimp (10)

Pollo Maya                                   38
Achiote Marinated Chicken Breast, Summer Vegetables, Cherry Tomatoes, Sweet Bell Peppers and Habanero Pickled Red Onion. Add Queso Frito (5) or Shrimp (10)

Ribeye Steak                                    68
10oz Center Cut Ribeye Steak, Fingerling Potatoes, Charred Cebollita Onions, Grilled Serrano Chiles, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Morita Chile Aioli and Cotija. Add Shrimp (10)

Chile Rellenos                              36
Two Roasted Anaheim Chiles, Tatuma Squash, Corn, Sweet Peppers, Potatoes, Tres Quesos, Salsa Verde and Cotija Cheese. Add Chicken (6), Carnitas (7), Al Pastor (8), Steak (9) or Shrimp (10)

Salmón Con Chile Limon           44
7oz Seared Salmon, Summer Vegetables, Cherry Tomatoes, Sweet Peppers, Habanero Pickled Red Onioins and Chile Con Limon. Add Shrimp (10)

Rajas Con Queso                        34
Oyster Mushrooms, Tres Quesos, Roasted Poblano Peppers, Potatoes, Onions, Corn, Serrano Chiles and Epazote Herbs. Add Queso Frito (5), Chicken (6), Carnitas (7), Al Pastor (8), Steak (9) or Shrimp (10)

Sea Bass                        58
Mexican White Sea Bass, Grilled Asparagus, Seasonal Vegetables, Beets and a Lemon Beurre Blanc.
Add Shrimp (10)

Chamacos

Kids Quesadilla                          16
Add Steak (4) or Chicken (3)

Kids Taco                                     17
Steak Or Chicken

*Kids Meals Come With First Course and Mexican Fried Rice

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Bebidas y Libaciones

margaritas especiales

El Descanso                    13
Cuervo Tradicional Silver Tequila, Agave, Lime and Orange Make it a Cadillac (3) Or Make it Spicy (1)

Paloma                            14
Don Julio Blanco Tequila, Fresno Chile Syrup or Simple Syrup, Lime, Grapefruit. Make it Spicy (1)

Bad Hombre                    14
Herradura Reposado Tequila, Pineapple, Serrano Chile, Agave, Lime, Salt & Pepper

Olvera Street                    14
Pick Your Pepper: Tanteo Habanero, Jalapeño or Chipotle Tequila, Agave, Tangerine, Lime, Raspberry Shrub

Mi Corazón                        14
Patron Silver Tequila, Agave, Blood Orange, Pomegranate, Passionfruit, Lemon

Cucumber + Sal                 14
Cucumber Infused El Tesoro Silver Tequila, Cilantro Syrup, Lime, Black Seasalt

Watermelonrita                14
Maestro Dobel Diamante Tequila, Watermelon Water, Agave and Lime

Mango 43                            14
De Leon Blanco Tequila, Licor 43, Mango Puree, Tajin and Lime Juice

Margarita Flights
Comes with three 10oz Margaritas
Picante Trio 32
Tanteo Infused Tequila Featuring One of Each: Habanero, Jalapeño and Chipotle
Tres Compadres 32
Featuring These Three Signature Margaritas: Paloma, Mi Corazón and Mango 43

cocktails especiales

The Mule                            14
Grey Goose White Peach and Rosemary Vodka, Ginger Beer, Passion Syrup, Simple Syrup and Lemon Juice

Hasta La Muerta                               15
Mezcal Amarás, Pineapple, Orange, Tamarindo Syrup, Aztec Chocolate Bitters and Chamoy

Zorro                                    14
Ilegal Joven Mezcal, Cointreau, Blackberry Thyme Cordial, Lime, Peychaud’s Bitters

Hibiscus Smash                13
Tito’s Vodka, Jamaica Flower Syrup, Mint, Lemon

Cereza Norte                        16
Santa Teresa Speyside Whisky Cask Aged Rum, Suze Aperitif, Carpano Antica Vermouth, Heering Cherry Liqueur, Fig-Achiote Syrup and Cocoa Bitters

El Jefe                                14
Makers Mark Bourbon, Amaro Liqueur, Aperol Liqueur and Lime

Chamoy Martini                    14
Stoli Chamoy Vodka, Mango, Pineapple, Lime Juice and a Dash of Spice

DESSERT COCKTAILS::
Mezcal Coffee 14
Nosotros Mezcal, Kahlua, Fresh Brewed Coffee, Whip Cream and a Cinnamon Stick

Espresso Martini 16
Herradura Ultra Tequila, Modern Times Cold Brew Coffee, Mr. Black Coffee Liqueur, Chocolate Bitters

Carajillo 13
Citrus-Vanilla Licor 43, Cold Brew Coffee and Mini Bunuelos

sangrias

Sangria Roja    15
Red Wine, House Select Brandy, Seasonal Fresh Fruit

Sangria Blanco      15
White Wine, Stoli Citrus Vodka, Rose Water Syrup, Lemon & Strawberry

cervezas botellas

Corona Extra, Pale Lager, Mexico 4.6% (Grupo Modelo)                              7
Corona Light, Pale Lager, Mexico 3.7% (Grupo Modelo)                              6
Pacifico, Pale Lager, Mexico 4.5% (Grupo Modelo)                                       7
Dos XX Amber, Vienna Lager, Mexico 4.7% (Cerveceria Cuauhtemoc Moctezuma)    7
Coors Light, Pale Lager, Colorado 4.2%, (Miller-Coors)                                6
Negra Modelo, Munich Dunkel Lager, Mexico 5.4% (Grupo Modelo)       7
Lagunitas, Indian Pale Ale, California 6.2% (Lagunitas Brewing Co)          7
Corona, Non-Alcoholic, Mexico .5% (Grupo Modelo)                5

draft cerveza

Four Rotating Draft Handles. Ask Your Bartender or Server for Available Options. 16 or 22 ounce options.

vinos y champanes

Burbujas:
Domaine Chandon Brut – Split 12
Domaine Chandon Rosé – Split 12
Piper Sonoma – Blanc de Blanc 33

Blancos:
Bianchi (Pinot Grigio) – Santa Barbara County 11/40
Banshee (Sauvignon Blanc) – Sonoma County 12/44
RouteStock (Chardonnay) – Sonoma Coast 14/52
Stag’s Leap (Chardonnay) – Napa Valley 17/64
Chronic Cellars “Pink Pedals” (Rosé) – Paso Robles 11/40

Blancos Reserva:
Domaine du Pre Semele Sancerre 85
Sauvignon Blanc 2021, France
Ceretto Blange Langhe Arneis 2021 50
Italy
Cambria “Katherine’s Vineyard” 50
Chardonnay 2020, Santa Maria
Hartford Court Chardonnay 2020 65
Russian River Valley
Louis Jadot Pouilly-Fuisse 88
Chardonnay 2021, France

Rojos:
Baileyana (Pinot Noir) – Edna Valley 13/48
The Fableist (Cabernet Sauvignon) – Paso Robles 14/52
Oberon (Cabernet Sauvignon) – Napa County 17/66
Pago del Cielo “Celeste” Crianza (Tempranillo) – Spain 14/52
Prisoner Unshackled (Red Blend) – Paso Robles 15/58

Rojos Reserva:
Belle Glos “Las Alturas Vineyard” Pinot Noir 2020 68
Santa Lucia Highlands
Daou “Sequentis” Reserve Merlot 2019 70
Paso Robles
J. Lohr “Hilltop” Cabernet Sauvignon 2021 50
Paso Robles
Austin Hope Cabernet Sauvignon 2021 92
Paso Robles
Achaval Ferrer Malbec 2020 50
Mendoza, Argentina

Silver/Reposado/Anejo
Herradura 12/13/15
Don Julio 12/14/17
Patron 13/14/17
Siete Leguas 13/15/18
El Tesoro 11/14/16
Califino 12/14/16
Casamigos 13/14/17
Jaja 12/14/16
Cazadores 11/12/14
Los Sundays 12/13/XTeramana 11/13/X
Nosotros 11/12/X
Cutwater 11/13/15
Lalo 13/X/X
Jose Cuervo Tradicional 11/X/X
Tanteo 11/X/X

premium tequilas

Don Julio 70 18
Don Julio 1942 35
Don Julio Rosado 32
Clase Azul Reposado 34
Jose Cuervo Reserva De La Familia 32
Gran Patron Platinum 27
Patron El Alto 32
Patron El Cielo 24
Gran Patron Burdeos Añejo 99
Herradura Seleccion Suprema 80
Herradura ‘Legend’ Añejo 32
Casa Dragones Añejo 34
Partida Elegante Extra Añejo 74
El Tesoro Paradiso Extra Añejo 29
1800 Cristalino 18
Casamigos Cristalino 17
Cazadores Cristalino 17
Gran Coramino Cristalino 18
Dobel Diamante Cristalino 19
Maestro Dobel 50 Cristalino 45
Alquima Extra Añejo 26
Rey of Sol Extra Añejo 59
Nosotros Madera Añejo 32
Fortaleza Blanco 17
Komos Reposado Rosa 34
Komos Añejo Cristalino 37
Komos Añejo Reserva 39

mezcals

Del Maguey – Chichicapa 15
Del Maguey – San Luis Del Rio 16
Del Maguey – Minero 20
Del Maguey Flight – All Three 1oz 34
Casamigos 14
Ilegal – Joven 13
Amaras Reposado – Espadin 13
Amaras Cupreata – Joven 15
Nosotros 13

tequila flights

Comes with three 1oz shots.
Herradura 29
Silver, Reposado and Añejo
Los Tres Jefes 52
Don Julio 1942, Herradura Legend & Patron El Alto
Cristalinos 35
Dobel Diamante, 1800 Cristalino & Gran Coramino
Sabor a Jalisco 27
Jaja Blanco, El Tesoro Blanco & Califono Blanco

en la mesa

Prepared Tableside
Cazuela Alta 58
Siete Leguas Blanco Tequila, Cointreau, Grapefruit Juice, LIme Juice, Agave Nectar, Jarritos and Fresh Fruit. Serves 4-6
Tequila Cart
A Selection of Fine Tequilas Prepared and Served at Your Table.

bebidas

Coca-Cola de Mexico (Bottle)                6
Agua Frescas                                           5
Seasonal Flavors (Please Inquire)
Fresh Brewed Ice Tea                             4
San Benedetto Sparkling Mineral Water 750ml    8
San Benedetto Still Water 750ml                             8
Fountain Drinks                                      4
            Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Soda, Tonic,
            Dr. Pepper, Fanta Orange, Lemonade
Q Ginger Beer                                         8
Hot Tea                                                    6
Fresh Brewed Coffee                             5
Modern Times Cold Brew. 8

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aperitivos

Chips y Salsa                          3
Corn Tortilla Chips and Salsa Frita. Add Chicharrones (1)

Clasico Guacamole            13
Hass Avocado, Lime, White Onion, Serrano Chiles, Cilantro and Tortilla Chips

Choriqueso Verde              16
Green Chorizo, Poblano Suiza, Tres Quesos, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Spring Onion, Serrano Chiles, Cilantro and Flour Tortillas

Nachos                                 14
Corn Tortilla Chips, Poblano Suiza, Tres Quesos, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Crema, Morita Aioli, Refried Pinto Beans and Pico de Gallo. Add Chicken (5), Carnitas (5), Al Pastor (6), Shrimp (7) or Steak (7)

Diablitos                              17
Fire-Roasted Peel & Eat South Pacific Shrimp, Lime, Cotija Cheese, Micro Cilantro and Volcano Salsa

Ceviche El Tigre                       20
Wild Caught Striped Bass, Lime, Leche de Tigre, Pomegranate, Avocado, Cucumber, Red Onion, Fresno Chile and Blue Corn Chips

Ceviche Campechano                      19
Citrus Marinated Octopus, Shrimp, and White Fish of the Day, Tomato, Cucumber, Red Onion, Cilantro, Avocado, Pico de Gallo Juice and Tortilla Chips

Elote Asado                         12
Grilled Sweet White Corn, Chile Morita Aioli, Cotija Cheese, Micro Cilantro and Chile Con Limon Powder

Taquitos                        14
Four Taquitos with Shredded Chicken, Guacamole, Tomato, Onion, Garlic, Lettuce, Crema, Micro Cilantro, Cotija Cheese, Morita Aioli and Watermelon Radish

sopas

Fideo                           Cup 6 | Bowl 10
Toasted Noodles, Tomato Broth, Avocado, Crema, Tortilla Strips, Cilantro and Queso Fresco. Add Chicken (5)

ensaladas

Caesar Salad                         14
Chopped Romaine Lettuce, Spicy Caesar Dressing, Morita Chile Croutons, Pico de Gallo and Parmesano Reggiano. Add Chicken (5), Shrimp (7), Steak (7) or Salmon (8)

Ensalada Clasica                 13
Mixed Greens, Avocado, Tomatoes, Red Onions, Cucumbers, Queso Fresco, Toasted Pepita Seeds and Agave Lemon Vinaigrette. Add Chicken (5), Steak (7) or Shrimp (7)

Seasonal Salad                 17
Chef Salad featuring Seasonally Inspired Preparation. Inquire For Ingredient Details.

para acompañar

Mexican Fried Rice                   6
Grilled Vegetables                    7
Refried Pinto Beans                 5
Serrano Chile Potatoes           6
Volcano Salsa                            2

tacos

Don Chingon 7
Spit-Roasted Al Pastor Pork with Red Onion, Salsa Frita, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Chamoy and Cilantro on a Blue Corn Tortilla

El Toro 8
Ranchero Steak with Avocado Toreado Salsa, Grilled Onion, Poblano Pepper and Cilantro on a Blue Corn Tortilla

Mayan 6.5
Grilled Achiote Marinated Chicken with Habanero Pickled Red Onions, Salsa Frita and Cilantro on a Blue Corn Tortilla

El Dorado 7.5
Chile Rubbed Mahi Mahi with Chamoy, Mexislaw, Chile Peanuts, Cilantro and Chile Morita Aioli on a Blue Corn Tortilla

Gordito 12
Pork Belly Braised in Mexican Coca-Cola with Himalayan Salt, Garlic and Herbs; With Chipotle-Peach Syrup, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Micro Cilantro and Marinated Red Cabbage on a Blue Corn Tortilla

The Relleno 6.5
Roasted Anaheim Chile with Tatuma Squash, Corn, Sweet Peppers, Tres Quesos, Salsa Verde, Micro Cilantro and Cotija Cheese on a Blue Corn Tortilla

Taco de Birria 11
Short Rib Estofado with Guacamole, Onion, Micro Cilantro, Salsa Verde Tres Quesos and Birria Consomé Served on a Handmade Corn Tortilla

Felipe 10.5
Garlic Marinated Ribeye with Poblano Chiles, Onions, Oyster Mushrooms, Tres Quesos, Cilantro and Tomatillo Salsa Cruda on a Blue Corn Tortilla

Volcano 10
Surf and Turf Taco: Ranchero Steak, Agave Glazed Shrimp, Tres Quesos, Serrano Chiles, Habanero Pickled Red Onions, Queso Fresco, Volcano Salsa, Cilantro and Avocado Toreado Salsa. Served on a Blue Corn and a Flour Tortilla

especial de plato de tacos

Combine Any Two Tacos. Plate Comes With Refried Pinto Beans and Mexican Fried Rice.

entradas de almuerzo

Mexibols                                                    14
Choice of Steak, Carnitas, Al Pastor, Shrimp, Chicken or Vegetables. Made With Refried Pinto Beans, Mexican Fried Rice, Pico De Gallo, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Salsa Frita and Tortilla Chips.

Burrito                                                        13
Choice of Steak, Al Pastor, Carnitas, Chicken, Shrimp or Vegetables. Made With a Flour Tortilla, Refried Pinto Beans, Tres Quesos, Mexican Fried Rice and Salsa Frita.
For Shrimp Add $3 | Wet: Red or Green Add $1.50

Torta 15
Choice of Steak, Al Pastor, Carnitas or Chicken. Made with Refried Pinto Beans, Guacamole, Tomato, Lettuce, Red Onion, Chile Morita Aioli, Pickled Jalapeños, Tres Quesos on a Telera Bread Roll. Served with a side of Mexican Fried Rice

Salmon Avocado Tostadas                    18
Salmon Confit, Avocado, Cherry Tomatoes, Chile Morita Aioli, Bell Peppers, Romaine Lettuce, Roasted Corn, Queso Fresco, Onions and Cilantro on Two Tostadas. Served With Mexican Fried Rice

Crispy Carnitas Skillet                            19
Seared Slow Cooked Pork, Pico de Gallo, Pickled Jalapenos, Refried Pinto Beans, Shaved Onion, Serranos and Corn Tortillas. Add Queso Frito (5)

Plato de Quesadilla                            12
Two Open Faced Cheese Quesadillas with Tres Quesos, Salsa Verde, Cilantro and Cotija Cheese on a Flour Tortilla. Served with Mexican Fried Rice and Refried Pinto Beans. Add Vegetables (3), Chicken (4), Carnitas (5), Al Pastor (5), Shrimp (6) or Steak (7)     

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bebidas

Selected Bottled Beers                5

All Draft Beers                     $3 OFF

Featured Wine by the Glass            8

El Descanso Margarita                8
Silver Tequila, Agave, Lime and Orange

Cucumber + Sal Margarita         9
Cucumber Infused Silver Tequila, Cilantro Syrup, Lime and Black Seasalt

Olvera Street Margarita             9
House Infused Serrano Chile Tequila, Agave, Tangerine, Lime and Raspberry Shrub

Watermelonrita                           9
Silver Tequila, Watermelon Water, Agave and Lime

aperitivos

Elote Asado                                            7
Grilled Sweet White Corn, Chile Morita Aioli, Micro Cilantro, Cotija Cheese and Chile Con Limon Powder

Choriqueso Verde                               10
Green Chorizo, Poblano Suiza, Tres Quesos, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Spring Onion, Serrano Chiles & Flour Tortillas

Taco Skillets                                            9
Choose Your Skillet.  Comes With 3 Corn Tortillas and Lime
Steak, Chicken or Al Pastor – Grilled Onions, Poblano Peppers, Cotija Cheese, Fingerling Potatoes, Chile Morita Aioli, Cilantro, Spring Onions, Serrano Chiles and Chile con Limon
**Add TRES QUESOS to any skillet (4)

Nachos                                                    9
Corn Tortilla Chips, Poblano Suiza, Tres Quesos, Refried Pinto Beans and Pico de Gallo.  Add Chicken (4), Al Pastor (5) or Steak (6)

Carnitas Bean Dip                                8
Seared Slow Cooked Pork, Refried Beans, Salsa Frita, Tres Quesos, Spring Onions, Serrano Chiles, Cilantro Sprigs and Corn Tortilla Chips

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aperitivos

Chips y Salsa                          3
Corn Tortilla Chips and Salsa Frita. Add Chicharrones (1)

Clasico Guacamole            13
Hass Avocado, Lime, White Onion, Serrano Chiles, Cilantro and Tortilla Chips

Choriqueso Verde              16
Green Chorizo, Poblano Suiza, Tres Quesos, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Spring Onion, Serrano Chiles, Cilantro and Flour Tortillas

Nachos                                 14
Corn Tortilla Chips, Poblano Suiza, Tres Quesos, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Crema, Morita Aioli, Refried Pinto Beans and Pico de Gallo. Add Chicken (5), Carnitas (5), Al Pastor (6), Shrimp (7) or Steak (7)

Diablitos                              17
Fire-Roasted Peel & Eat South Pacific Shrimp, Lime, Cotija Cheese, Micro Cilantro and Volcano Salsa

Ceviche El Tigre                       20
Wild Caught Striped Bass*, Lime, Leche de Tigre, Pomegranate, Avocado, Cucumber, Red Onion, Fresno Chile and Blue Corn Chips

Ceviche Campechano                      19
Citrus Marinated Octopus, Shrimp, and White Fish of the Day, Tomato, Red Onion, Cilantro, Avocado, Cucumber, Pico de Gallo Juice and Tortilla Chips

Elote Asado                         12
Grilled Sweet White Corn, Chile Morita Aioli, Cotija Cheese, Micro Cilantro and Chile Con Limon Powder

Taquitos                        14
Four Taquitos with Shredded Chicken, Guacamole, Tomato, Onion, Garlic, Lettuce, Crema, Micro Cilantro, Cotija Cheese, Morita Aioli and Watermelon Radish

sopas

Pozole Rojo               Cup 8 | Bowl 14
Hominy, Guajillo Chile Broth, Pulled Pork, Red Onion, Lettuce, Shaved Radish, Cilantro and Oregano

Fideo                           Cup 6 | Bowl 10
Toasted Noodles, Tomato Broth, Avocado, Crema, Tortilla Strips, Cilantro and Queso Fresco. Add Chicken (5)

ensaladas

Caesar Salad                         14
Chopped Romaine Lettuce, Spicy Caesar Dressing, Morita Chile Croutons, Pico de Gallo and Parmesano Reggiano. Add Chicken (5), Shrimp (7), Steak (7) or Salmon (8)

Ensalada Clasica                 13
Mixed Greens, Avocado, Tomatoes, Red Onions, Cucumbers, Queso Fresco, Toasted Pepita Seeds and Agave Lemon Vinaigrette. Add Chicken (5), Steak (7) or Shrimp (7)

Seasonal Salad                 17
Chef Salad featuring Seasonally Inspired Preparation. Inquire For Ingredient Details.

para acompañar

Mexican Fried Rice                   6
Grilled Vegetables                    7
Refried Pinto Beans                 5
Serrano Chile Potatoes           6
Volcano Salsa                            2

entradas de brunch

Huevos Rancheros                          19
Two Sunny Side Up Eggs, Slow Cooked Carnitas, Blue Corn Tortillas, Refried Pinto Beans, Salsa Ranchera, Tres Quesos, Diced Avocado and Cilantro 

Chilaquiles                         20
Choice of Achiote Chicken, Steak, Al Pastor or Carnitas. Corn Tortilla Chips, Scrambled Eggs a la Mexicana, Salsa Verde or Roja, Tres Quesos, Cotija Cheese, Queso Fresco, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Habanero Picked Red Onions, Sour Cream and Cilantro

Francesa Toast                  18
Mexican Style French Toast Made with Traditional Mexican Sweet Cornbread and topped with Cinnamon Crema, Strawberries, Blackberries and Raspberries

Crab Cakes a la Benedict              26
Two Blue Crab and Shrimp Cakes, Hollandaise, Morita Chile Paste, Bell Peppers, Onions, Avocado and Micro Cilantro Served with a side of Serrano Chile Potatoes

Choriqueso Con Huevos               18
Green Chorizo, Two Fried Eggs, Poblano Suiza, Tres Quesos, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Spring Onion, Micro Cilantro, Serrano Chiles and Flour Tortillas

Carnitas Hash                                 18
Crispy Carnitas, Fried Eggs, Roasted Fingerling Potatoes, Serrano Pepper, Onion, Salsa Frita and Corn Tortillas

Salmon Avocado Tostadas          19        
Salmon Confit, Avocado, Cherry Tomatoes, Chile Morita Aioli, Bell Peppers, Roasted Corn, Queso Fresco, Onions & Cilantro on Two Tostadas.  Served With Mexican Fried Rice

Plato de Quesadilla                              18
Two Open Faced Cheese Quesadillas with Tres Quesos, Salsa Verde, Cilantro and Cotija Cheese on a Flour Tortilla. Served with Mexican Fried Rice and Refried Pinto Beans. Add Vegetables (3), Chicken (4), Carnitas (5), Al Pastor (5), Shrimp (6) or Steak (7)

entradas para tacos

Each Plate Comes with One Side: Serrano Chile Potatoes, Mexican Fried Rice or Refried Pinto Beans

Don Chingon 18
Two Spit-Roasted Al Pastor Pork Tacos with Red Onion, Salsa Frita, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Chamoy and Cilantro on a Blue Corn Tortilla

El Toro 20
Two Ranchero Steak Tacos with Avocado Toreado Salsa, Grilled Onions & Poblano Peppers and Cilantro on a Blue Corn Tortilla

Mayan 17
Two Grilled Achiote Marinated Chicken Tacos with Habanero Pickled Red Onions, Salsa Frita and Cilantro on a Blue Corn Tortilla

El Dorado 19
Two Chile Rubbed Mahi Mahi Tacos with Chamoy, Mexislaw, Chile Peanuts, Cilantro and Chile Morita Aioli on a Blue Corn Tortilla

The Relleno 17
Two Roasted Anaheim Chile Tacos with Tatuma Squash, Corn, Sweet Peppers, Tres Quesos, Salsa Verde, Micro Cilantro and Cotija Cheese on a Blue Corn Tortilla

Taco de Birria 26
Two Short Rib Estofado Tacos with Guacamole, Onion, Micro Cilantro, Salsa Verde, Tres Quesos and Birria Consomé Served on a Handmade Corn Tortilla

Felipe 25
Two Garlic Marinated Ribeye Tacos with Poblano Chiles, Onions, Oyster Mushrooms, Tres Quesos, Cilantro and Tomatillo Salsa Cruda on a Blue Corn Tortilla

Volcano 24
Two Surf and Turf Tacos: Ranchero Steak, Agave Glazed Shrimp, Tres Quesos, Serrano Chiles, Habanero Pickled Red Onions, Queso Fresco, Volcano Salsa, Cilantro and Avocado Toreado Salsa. Served on a Blue Corn and a Flour Tortilla

Gordito 28
Two Pork Belly Tacos Braised in Mexican Coca-Cola with Himalayan Salt, Garlic and Herbs; With Chipotle-Peach Syrup, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Micro Cilantro and Marinated Red Cabbage on a Blue Corn Tortilla

At Descanso, we are committed to providing only fresh, high
quality ingredients sourced from local vendors. We do not cook with
lard and we don’t believe in can openers. A majority of our
menu is gluten free.

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Descanso Mimosa        10| Bottomless 22
Sparkling Wine, Orange, Pineapple and Guava
*Entrée Must Be Purchased for Bottomless Option. 2 Hour Max.

Bloody Maria                       15
Cazadores Blanco Tequila, House Bloody Mary Mix, Lemon, Salt & Pepper and Jalapeño Bacon

Michelada                            10
Modelo Especial, House Bloody Mary Mix, Lime, Salt & Pepper

Bellini Royale                      14
Cazadores Blanco Tequila, Orange Liqueur, Peach Schnapps and Orange

Descanso Bloody Mary                   18
Stoli Vodka, Diablito Shrimp, House Bloody Mary Mix, Lemon, Salt & Pepper, Jalapeño Bacon

Sangria Roja                   15
Red Wine, House Select Brandy and Seasonal Fresh Fruit

Sangria Blanco               15
White Wine, Stoli Citrus Vodka, Rose Water Syrup, Lemon and Strawberry

La Playa                            14
Nosotros Mezcal, Aperol Bitters, Orgeat Syrup and Lime

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A Multi-Course Meal Served “A La Plancha”
Served with Chips & Salsa and Soup or Salad

First Course

Choose Soup or Salad

Pozole Soup
Hominy, Guajillo Chile Broth, Pulled Pork, Red Onion, Lettuce, Shaved Radish and Oregano

Caesar Salad
Chopped Romaine Lettuce, Spicy Caesar Dressing, Morita Chile Croutons, Pico de Gallo and Parmesano Reggiano

Main Course

Choose Your Brunch Entrée Below. Price Below indicates Price for all Courses.

Huevos Rancheros         27
Two Sunny Side Up Eggs, Corn Tortillas, Salsa Ranchera, Refried Pinto Beans, Tres Quesos, Diced Avocado and Cilantro. Chicken (6), Carnitas (7), Al Pastor (8), Steak (9) or Shrimp (10)

Chilaquiles        31
Choice of Achiote Chicken, Steak, Al Pastor or Carnitas. Corn Tortilla Chips, Scrambled Eggs, Pico de Gallo, Salsa Verde, Cotija Cheese, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Shaved Onion, Serrano Chiles, Sour Cream and Cilantro. Add Shrimp (10)

Mexican Omelet        30
Three Eggs, Green Chorizo, Bacon, Breakfast Potatoes, Bell Peppers, Tres Quesos, Morita Chile Aioli, Red Pickled Onions, Micro Cilantro and Cotija. Add Chicken (6), Carnitas (7), Al Pastor (8), Steak (9) or Shrimp (10)

Carnitas Machaca       31
Carnitas, Scrambled Eggs ‘A La Mexicana’, Pico de Gallo, Tres Quesos, Avocado Toreado Salsa, Shaved Onion, Serrano Pepper, Cilantro and Flour Tortillas. Add Shrimp (10)

Steak and Eggs       39
8oz Skirt Steak, Garlic Citrus Marinade, Two Sunny Side Up Eggs, Breakfast Potatoes, Cilantro and Corn Tortillas.

Pork Loin Alambre       40
Center Cut Pork Loin with an ‘Al Pastor’ Marinade, Bell Peppers, Tres Quesos and Serrano Chiles

Vegetable Alambre       29
Grilled Veggies, Tres Quesos, Onions, Bell Peppers, Avocado Toreado Salsa and Serrano Chiles. Add Chicken (6), Carnitas (7), Al Pastor (8), Steak (9) or Shrimp (10)

chamacos

Kids Quesadilla      16
Add Steak (4), Chicken (3) or Egg (2)

Kids Taco      17
Steak, Chicken or Breakfast

*Kids Plates Come with FIRST COURSE Option

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