‘Tis the Season for Turkey Tamales!

Casa de Pico Turkey Mole Tamales

Turkey Mole Tamales and more seasonal sensations are now available at Casa de Pico!

Available through the New Year, come taste our delicious seasonal specials, including our famous Turkey Mole Tamales – two handmade tamales filled with turkey, raisins, chopped pecans and apples, all topped with a mole sauce and sesame seeds. 

Additional seasonal items include Corn Enchilada Soup – chicken broth with onions, tomatoes, enchilada sauce, garlic, roasted corn, and jack and cheddar cheese, topped with sour cream, avocado and tortilla strips – and Deep Fried Pumpkin Ice Cream with caramel sauce and sprinkles of cinnamon.  

Casa de Pico is open for outdoor dining on our expanded (and heated!) patios, as well as takeout and delivery (via DoorDash).

Click HERE to view our full menu. To place an order for pick-up, call us at 619-463-3267.

Casa de Pico Helps You Celebrate Cinco de Mayo


Win a $50 gift certificate to use this Cinco de Mayo, or after, from Casa de Pico!

Submit a photo of your past celebrations at Casa de Pico and you will be entered to win a $50 gift certificate! Two winners will be chosen at random and announced on May 5.

Although you can’t celebrate at our restaurant this year, our Fiesta Express Meals and to-go margaritas are the perfect way to create your own Cinco de Mayo fiesta at home!

To be entered to win our “Celebrate Cinco de Mayo” contest, submit your photo in the comments or send in a private message on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. All submissions must be entered by Monday, May 4.

*One entry per person, per restaurant, please.

Facebook: facebook.com/casadepico

Twitter: @CasadePico1

Instagram: @CasadePico

Best of luck to you all!

Make Casa de Pico’s Guacamole at Home!


Enjoy Casa de Pico’s famous guacamole with this simple at-home recipe!


4 Hass avocados

2 Limes juiced

1 Small yellow or red onion diced

1 Tomato diced

2 Tablespoons of cilantro leaves finely chopped

1 Teaspoon coarse salt (or to taste)

1 Teaspoon freshly ground pepper

½ Teaspoon granulated garlic or garlic powder

1 or 2 Serrano chiles – remove seeds and finely chopped


  1. Cut avocados in half and remove pit.
  2. Scoop pulp into medium bowl and add lime juice.
  3. Mash avocado with fork
  4. Mix in all other ingredients
  5. Chill, if desired, and serve

It’s National Margarita Day at Casa de Pico!


Saturday, Feb. 22 is National Margarita Day and Diane Powers’ award-winning Casa de Pico in La Mesa is celebrating with a special margarita all day long! Enjoy a premium El Gallo margarita, made with Sauza Azul tequila, triple sec, and sweet and sour for $8.50.

Enjoy Valentine’s Day Dinner at Casa de Pico!


Treat your loved one (and yourself!) to this special Mexican feast for only $29.95!

Join Casa de Pico for San Diego Restaurant Week, Jan. 19-26


San Diego Restaurant Week is back! Join us for a week of delicious dishes and discounts, January 19-26. Check out our special lunch and dinner menus below.

Try Our New “Jarritas” Cocktail Menu


Get into the Festive Season with Casa de Pico’s Holiday Menu


Check out Casa de Pico’s special holiday menu featuring Turkey Mole Tamales, Buñuelos, Mexican Hot Chocolate and more!

Satisfy Your Taco Cravings with our National Taco Day Special!


National Taco Day is Friday, October 4 and to celebrate we’re offering you and your guests a plate of six delicious tacos — two carne asada, two carnitas and two grilled chicken — served with guacamole and salsa quemada for only $18 at Casa de Pico!  

San Diego Restaurant Week is Back! Sept. 22-29


Love trying new restaurants? San Diego Restaurant Week is the perfect time to do just that! Check out the special menus Casa de Pico will be serving for San Diego Restaurant Week, September 22-29.

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