At Cardenas, our kitchen department is unique and incomparable; all of our dishes come from family recipes. You will find our traditional dishes such as Mexican stew (birria), fried pork (carnitas), tacos, burritos, tortas, beef and chicken soup. Our tasty tripitas are cooked daily, our famous grilled chicken has a unique taste that has become part of your family. Of course, our delicious pork, beef, corn and cheese with jalapeños tamales can be accompanied by a traditional hot chocolate (champurrado).

We offer a variety of items per pound for your celebrations: mexican stew (birria), fried pork (carnitas), chicharrones, tripitas, pork ribs, rice and beans.

A perfect complement for your meals are our fresh salsas and guacamole.

Our unique variety of molcajete red and green salsas, tatemada, and red salsa ranchera will remind you of home.

Our tacos are unique and made with fresh and warm tortillas.

Don't forget to visit your local Cardenas Market!


Divorced Eggs
Eggs with Ham
Eggs with Chorizo
Beef Tripe Soup (Menudo)


Fried Pork (Carnitas)
Grilled Chicken
Beef Pot Roast (Barbacoa)
Carne Asada
Shrimp Ceviche
Shrimp Cocktail
Fresh Waters (Aguas Frescas)


Pork in Green Sauce (Chile Verde)
Chicken Soup (Caldo de Pollo)
Beef Soup (Caldo de Res)
Variety of Tamales