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CHANDO'S CANTINA

EL DORADO HILLS

Antojitos

APPETIZERS

$10

Tamale Nejo

Banana leaf wrapped blue corn steamed masa, sweet & sour pulled cochinita pork, Yucatan chilmole sauce, onions and epazote

Alitas (6 or 12)

Favorite

Whole jumbo chicken wings, smoked then fried to perfection.

Sauces
Chando’s Poblano Sauce,
Chando’s Mole Rojo Sauce,
Chando’s Smoky Avocado Sauce.

12 Wings / $29
6 Wings / $15

$12

TOLUCA STREET PAMBAZOS

Mexican freshly baked, rustic bread dipped in Mom’s enchilada mole sauce then seared and filled with papa con chorizo, lettuce, queso fresco, crema and salsa (2 per order)

$14

TORTITAS

Two per order. The Mexican sandwich. Freshly baked telera roll grilled to crunchy perfection, topped with your choice of Chando’s signature meat selection, cheese, cilantro, onion, lettuce, tomato, creamy guacamole, sour cream, and salsa.

$6

Seasonal salsas and stone-ground warm corn chips

Smoky chile morita & charred roma tomato salsa; tomatillo mint salsa verde and house made warm tortilla chips 

$8

Guacamole

Mashed creamy avocado, red onion, lime, cilantro, serrano chili and stone-ground warm corn tortilla chips

$13

Mexico City Style Quesadillas

Chando’s red chorizo & potatoes and queso Oaxaca; huitlacoche corn truffle, goat cheese, corn and queso Oaxaca

$6

Elote Callejero

Mayonnaise, queso cotija, chile powder, lime (roasted in corn husk)

$12

Queso Fundido

Melted Mexican cheeses with your choice of Chando’s red chorizo or roasted fall vegetables, spiced butternut squash, kale, leeks, roasted poblano and toasted pepitas

$16

Costa Grande Mahi Mahi Ceviche

Lime cured fish, mango, jicama, red onion, roma tomato, cilantro, serrano chili, house made corn tostada

$18

Shrimp aguachile

Raw & soft poached shrimp, charred habanero sauce, pickled red onion, cucumber, avocado, cilantro, crispy corn tostada

$10

Mexicali Chicken Taquitos

Chicken broth, artisanal greens, queso fresco, tangy salsa verde, creamy guacamole

SIGNATURE TACOS

Chando's Tacos

$18

Tacos Gobernador

Grilled shrimp and Chando’s veggie mix, melted monterrey jack cheese and fresh made salsa. In crispy grilled handmade tortilla. Crispy and cheesy

$13

Chando's Classic Tacos

Favorite

Three per order. Enjoy your choice of Chando’s signature meat selection topped with fresh cilantro, delicious diced onions, creamy guacamole, and tangy salsa.

$16

Chando's ensenada fish Tacos

Favorite

$16

Chando's Shrimp Tacos

Favorite

SIGNATURE DISHES

Chando's Classics

$18

Quesadillas Chilangas

A variation of a taco, made from a grilled crisp handmade corn tortilla with a mix of Mexican cheeses, your choice of Chando’s Signature Meats, lettuce, salsa, crema and queso Cotija. Served with Rice and Beans.

$16

Enchiladas Poblanas

Two fried corn tortillas covered with multi chile pod, sweet and spicy mole poblano sauce, folded in half and filled with queso fresco, crema, cebolla curtida, and queso cotija on top. Served with Rice and Beans.

Add Beef or Chicken +$3

$16

ENCHILADAS DOña Paula

Two fried corn tortilla covered with Mom’s Chile Ancho Mole Sauce, folded in half and filled with cabbage, a dab of cebolla curtida, queso cotija, crema and little more cotija on top of the enchiladas. Served with Rice and Beans.

Add Beef or Chicken +$3

$14

Chando's Fries

Enjoy your choice of Chando’s signature meat selection topped with nacho cheese, cilantro, onion, guacamole, house made salsa, sour cream, and pico de gallo on top of Chandos crispy Fries.

$14

Chando's Quesadilla

Select your favorite of Chando’s signature meat and enjoy it sandwiched between a giant flour tortilla that is grilled to perfection with creamy melted jack cheese, pico-de-gallo, guacamole, sour cream, and salsa inside.

$14

Chando's Burrito

Enjoy your choice of Chando’s signature meat selection served with jack cheese, fresh cilantro, diced onions, creamy guacamole, lettuce, fresh pico-de-gallo, sour cream, and tangy salsa expertly wrapped and rolled into a monster flour tortilla.

Add Shrimp or Fish for an Additional Charge

$14

Chando's Nachos

House made chips, your choice of chando’s signature meats, nacho cheese, cilantro, onion, guacamole, salsa, sour cream, and pico de gallo.

$14

Chando's Mulita

Two per order. Expertly made by layering jack cheese and your choice of meat between two corn tortillas. Top it off with Chando’s signature fresh cilantro, delicious diced onions, creamy guacamole, and tangy salsa for an instant flavor explosion.

$13

Chando's Quesatacos

Two per order. Cheese shell taco crispy on the outside and melted inside, your choice of Chando’s signature meat selection topped with fresh cilantro, delicious diced onions, creamy guacamole and tangy salsa.

low carb menu

Bowls Y mas

$13

Chando's Bowl

Artisanal greens, black beans, jasmine rice corn pilaf, pico de gallo, radish, guacamole, queso fresco, toasted pepitas

Add grilled fish, shrimp, Yucatan chicken, Chando’s asada, pork adobada, roasted fall vegetables or sunny side egg for an additional fee.

$15

Garden Salad

Kale artisanal greens, honey crisp apples, quinoa a la Mexicana, queso cotija, toasted pumpkin seeds, avocado, cherry tomatoes, roasted butternut squash, red onion, grilled corn, raspberry hibiscus vinaigrette

Add grilled fish, shrimp, Yucatan chicken, Chando’s asada, pork adobada, roasted fall vegetables or sunny side egg for an additional fee.

$6

SOPA TARASCA

Creamy black bean soup, guajillo chile, tortilla crisps, queso fresco, lime crema, tomatoes, cilantro

Desserts

Algo Dulce

$6

Churros

Vanilla bean ice cream, dulce de leche, spiced Mexican chocolate & coconut ganache

$6

Tres Leches Cake

Strawberries & cream gelato, mint

DELICIOUS COCKTAILS

Drinkos

HOUSE MARGARITA

The classic house margarita with our famous margarita lemon mix(Agave nectar base and fresh squeezed citrus). On the rocks or blend. 

Flavors
Strawberry – Peach – Guava -Mango – Melon

LA MEZCALITA

A spin-off the original margarita with fresh lime juice, agave nectar and house mezcal.

Tamarindo 123

A traditional margarita with a twist. Chando’s spicy Tamarindo flavored margarita. Mixed with house tequila fresh lime juice and spicy Tamarindo.

La Vero Margarita

The public’s favorite margarita! The Mexican mango chile sucker transformed into a margarita. Mixed with house tequila.

Margarita con esa madre!!!

An exotic fruity sweet and sour margarita mixed with Volcan tequila fresh lime juice agave nectar con esa madre!

Mercado Margarita

Unbelievable flavor margarita made it with fresh produce local farmers mixed with Volcan tequila fresh lime juice agave nectar, cucumbers, berry pure and Serranos chiles.

El Diablo Margarita

A well-made Margarita is a pure joy to drink, this tasty twist on the on the original classic margarita with a little touch of red wine.

AUTENTICO DE SACRAMENTO

An original cocktail named after Chando’s Band. Combines freshly roasted pineapple and Serranos chiles. Smoky flavors with Don Julio Blanco, fresh lime juice, agave nectar and cinnamon chili rim, guaranteed to raise eyebrows.

Bottomless Margaritas, Oh yeah!

Brunch

AVAILABLE FROM 11AM - 3PM / SAT & SUN

BOTTOMLESS MARGARITAS $18 - BOTTOMLESS MICHELADAS $15

$13

Huevos Rancheros

Huevos rancheros, crispy corn tortilla topped with melted Monterey jack, avocado, fried eggs, fresh pico de gallo and black beans

$13

Enfrijoladas

Black bean enchiladas, lightly fried corn tortillas stuffed with chorizo scrambled eggs, lime crema, queso fresco, pickled red onions, cilantro

$16

AVOCADO TOAST MOLLETES

Avocado toast molletes, crunchy telera bread topped with lime scented crushed avocados, black beans, blistered cherry tomatoes, corn esquites, molcajete salsa, artisanal greens.

$13

Chilaquiles

Crunchy tortilla chips tossed in salsa topped with eggs, refried beans, lime crema, queso fresco, pickled red onions, cilantro

$16

Birria Taco Ahogados

Crunchy potato tacos topped with 24-hour guajillo braised beef, pickled onions, radish, avocado, herbs, roasted tomato broth, salsa macha

Signature Meats

  • Asada

    Juicy Carne Asada Steak marinated in Chando’s homemade Asada spices and a touch of citrus juice, then charbroiled to perfection.

  • Pollo

    Tender chicken marinated in Chando’s homemade Achiote and citrus juice sauce, then charbroiled until cooked.

  • Carnitas

    Originating in Chando’s parent’s home state of Michoacán, our carnitas are made by simmering the pork in lard until tender.

  • Adobada

    Savory Pork Adobada marinated in Chando’s homemade Adobada sauce, then slowly cooked with Pineapple.

  • Birria

    Slowly cooked spicy beef stew meat, marinated in Mom’s multi-chile pod sauce.

  • Chorizo

    Spicy pork and beef sausage seasoned with paprika and Chando’s hand blended spices.

  • Cochinita

    A traditional Mexican slow-roasted pork dish from the Yucatán Peninsula, marinated in Chando’s Achiote citrus spices, wrapped in a banana leaf and braised in the oven.

  • Fish

    Grilled Tilapia marinated in Chando’s homemade citrus juice sauce. Topped with fresh cabbage and tangy creamy salsa

  • Veggie

    Consists of sautéed Anaheim peppers, onions and mushrooms grilled with or without cheese (made to order).

Premium Meats

  • Camaron

    Shrimp in Chando’s own beer batter mix, deep-fried to a golden perfection. Topped with fresh cabbage and tangy creamy salsa.

  • Ensenada

    Battered Tilapia marinated in Chando's homemade citrus juice sauce. Topped with fresh cabbage and tangy creamy salsa

EAT, DRINK, ENJOY...

APPETIZERS

CHANDO'S SIGNATURE TACOS

CHANDO'S SIGNATURE DISHES

BOWLS & SALADS

DESSERTS

CHANDO'S DELICIOUS DRINKS

BOTTOMLESS MARGARITAS?

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