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El Burrito Borrachito: A Story Rich in Culture and Flavor

 “The Buzzed Donkey” mascot is playful and memorable, referencing the infamous Tijuana Zabra Striped Donkey’s aka “Zonkey’s” and my youth spent exploring the city’s street food scene. From tiny shacks , small street side window openings, smoke houses, taco row’s, hot dog carts, eloteros, paleteros to huge street city markets showcasing food and ingredients from around the country. That’s me “The Tequila Kid” in 1986 on “Bimbo” recently coined “Zonkey-Xote de la Plancha” by yours truly. Cheers and Salud!

El Burrito Borrachito: A Story Steeped in Tradition and Taste

The Aroma of Adventure:

El Burrito Borrachito, which translates to “The Buzzed Donkey,” isn’t just a name; it’s your passport to the vibrant heart of Tijuana’s street food culture. Our playful mascot, inspired by Tijuana’s iconic Zebra-Striped Donkeys, embodies the adventurous spirit, rich heritage, and diverse cultures that infuse our authentic Mexican fusion cuisine.

From Humble Beginnings:

Our story begins with childhood wanderings through Tijuana’s bustling streets, immersed in the intoxicating aroma of sizzling meats and fresh ingredients. It was there, amidst the lively energy of street vendors, that a passion for authentic Mexican flavors was born.

A Mission of Culinary Connection:

We believe that food is more than sustenance; it’s a bridge that connects cultures and communities. Our mission is to share the taste of tradition, using age-old recipes and the finest ingredients to recreate the magic of Tijuana’s street food experience in an elevated fashion. EBB is Driven by Passion and Guided by Tradition!

A Bite of Baja, Served with a Smile:

We invite you to embark on a flavor adventure with El Burrito Borrachito. Savor the taste of our authentic recipes, prepared with passion and served with a warm smile. Come experience the vibrant spirit of Tijuana’s street food scene, one delicious bite at a time. 

Jacque Fux