“ Their chile verde has a lot of meat and you can always tell that the guacamole is fresh. ”
“ I love their ceviche because it tastes great and it is fresh! Their carne asada plate is always filling and delicious ”
“ You always know you can get good food when you go to La Tolteca! It always has fresh chips, a warm environment and a helpful staff ”
“ This is by far the Best Mexican that I have had anywhere near Azusa. I would drive an extra 30 min just to eat here! ”
When Ben Arrietta Sr. opened La Tolteca Mexican Foods in 1948 it was to manufacture Corn Tortillas. These were sold to local stores, restaurants and the neighborhood residents. Our Mexican deli featured recipes that have been in the Arrietta family for many generations. In 1967, the Arrietta family built our own building at 321 N. Azusa Ave. which was to be the home for the tortilla factory and a small sit-down area for diners.
In 1981 the family was persuaded to open a dining room to meet the demands of customers for a place to sit and enjoy their meal.
Today, in our new home at 429 N Azusa Ave, Tim and Ben Jr. and sons carry on the family tradition offering diners the finest quality foods, served with the utmost in freshness and consistency. Read More