Celebrate Father’s Day at Carnitas Express

Carnitas Express is known for their Mexican fare and family friendly atmosphere, making it the ...

Carnitas Express is known for their Mexican fare and family friendly atmosphere, making it the perfect place to take dad to celebrate Father’s Day. With three convenient locations to serve you, there’s sure to be good food and fun not far from where you are.

Their Murrieta restaurant, located on Madison Avenue, is beautifully decorated and features a spacious outdoor patio perfect for summer dining. Breakfast will be served all day so bring dad in whenever he’s hungry.

Try their weekend special, available every Saturday and Sunday from 6 to 11 a.m., which includes a hearty T-bone steak and eggs served any way you like, home fries, and toast or a biscuit and gravy for just $9.99. Their nearly famous Huevos Rancheros is another restaurant favorite features two eggs any style topped with chunks of pork with chili verde over a tortilla shell.

Dad might like to test his appetite with the El Matador burrito, which comes with the warning “Order only if you are extremely hungry!” So, you have been warned. This ginormous burrito is the grand daddy of all burritos, packed with rice, beans, lettuce, tomatoes, sour cream, guacamole, cheese, and your choice of meat this behemoth is sized to share.

The fajita selection is a menu favorite, and can be tackled by two or more. The family size portions
of steak picado a la Mexicana, T-bone steak, chicken, or shrimp comes with a heaping serving of bell peppers, onions, and tomatoes and is served with a side of rice and beans, guacamole, sour cream, and of course, tortillas.

The expansive menu selection features a blend of Mexican and American classics as well as some creative restaurant offerings as well. The kid’s menu includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner items that are all the perfect size portion for 12 years and under and all served all day. Options include pancakes, French toast, or a basic omlette, Jr. hamburgers, pizza, grilled cheese, corndogs, macaroni and cheese, taquitos, quesadillas, enchiladas, or tacos, to name a few.

Order up one of their many specialty margaritas and choose from an extensive selection of tequila options. Though it’s not on the menu you can still ask for their Corona-rita, a margarita served with a strategically placed Corona for a refreshing twist on a traditional drink. The fully stocked bar also offers import, premium, domestic, and