Authentic Mexican Restaurant in Metairie, LA – Los Jefes Tortilleria & Grill 2017-05-21T12:40:35+00:00

Fresh Mexican ingredients and Mexican flavors - fiery chilies, savory cumin, robust achiote, flavorful garlic

Authentic Mexican Restaurant

Taqueria Restaurant in Metairie | Fat City
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Our Mexican food menu - Pick your favorite: tacos, quesadillas, cold mixed drinks

APPETIZERS

JEFE'S GUACAMOLE DIP

Fresh avocados tossed with fresh tomatoes, fresh onions, fresh cilantro, and fresh squeezed lime with a touch of salt mixed to perfection for our amazing guacamole dip!

JEFE'S QUESO DIP

White American cheese melted down with a hint of jalapeno for a great homemade cheese dip!

CHORIQUESO FONDUE

Homemade Chorizo (Mexican Sausage) cooked down with Chihuahua cheese, and pico de gallo to make a perfect baked dip! Served with corn chips and 3 tortillas of your choice!

STUFFED JALAPENOS DEL NORTE

[2] fresh jalapenos wrapped in bacon and stuffed, served with [2] tortillas of your choice!

PANCHO'S MEXICAN FRIES

Fries loaded with our homemade queso, topped with charros beans, pico de gallo, jalapenos, bacon bits, and topped w shredded cheese and sour cream!

CHUGGY'S CEVICHE

Fresh tilapia smothered with our homemade seasoning marinated overnight with fresh squeezed limes, fresh diced cucumber and tossed with pico de gallo for fresh authentic taste! Served with Tostadas.

ELOTE LOKO

Sweet corn in a cup accompanied with mayonnaise, butter, Parmesan cheese, and topped with cayenne pepper and fresh squeezed limes.

NACHO LIBRE

Homemade corn tortilla chips topped with charro beans, melted cheese, pico de gallo, jalapenos, corn, and sour cream, with your choice of meat!

GIO'S FLAUTAS

[3] Corn tortillas wrapped in Shredded Chicken or Shredded Beef fried to crisp dressed with guacamole, lettuce, pico de gallo, crema, and queso fresco accompanied with salsa and lime.

CAMARONES A LA DIABLA

[6] Grilled gulf shrimp deveined and butterflied grilled with our signature-marinated sauce along with our homemade chipotle sauce for dip, sliced avocados, and limes!

FISH CRACKLING (CHICHARRON DE PESCADO)

Fresh Gulf caught redfish filet tossed in our house beer-battered, and fried to perfection served with side of seasoned cabbage, pico de gallo, and hot sauce! Served with your choice of homemade tortillas!

JAVI'S SHRIMP COCKTAIL

Gulf Shrimp in our home recipe sauce with onions, tomatoes, cilantro, avocado, lime, and sliced jalapenos! Served with saltine crackers!

LOS JEFES' SAMPLER - $19.95

Stuffed jalapenos [1] cheese [1] ground beef served with [2] tortillas [2] Flautas [1] beef and [1] chicken dressed 8 oz of Ceviche served with [2] tostadas and slice of avocados.
Soups and Salads

SOUPS AND SALADS

TORTILLA SOUP

Homemade broth made with tomato and chicken with fresh crispy tortilla chips tossed with mozzarella cheese and fresh pico de gallo, and fresh avocado, add shredded chicken for your preference!

SUNDAY - Ask for the Soup of the Day!

CHIPOTLE MANGO CHEF'S SALAD

Fresh romaine lettuce tossed with fresh mangos and avocados companied with house croutons and covered in our chef mango chipotle dressing topped with almonds add your favorite meat for more taste!

TOSTADA SALAD - $7.50

Flour tortilla fried to a shell dressed with lettuce, tomatoes, corn, pico de gallo, jalapenos, sour cream, shredded cheese and choice of meat!
House Specialties

HOUSE SPECIALTIES

ENCHILADA ROSITAS

[4] Corn tortillas wrapped in shredded chicken topped with mozzarella cheese with our specialty green or red sauce served with charros beans and rice!

QUESADILLAS

Garnished with crema, pico de gallo, and guacamole.

GIO'S FLAUTAS

[5] Corn tortilla wrapped in shredded beef or shredded chicken fried to perfection and dressed with guacamole, lettuce, pico de gallo, creama, and queso fresco. Served with rice and refried beans.

MEXICAN BAKED POTATO

Baked Potato loaded with Shredded Cheese, House Queso, butter, crema, fresh bacon bits, jalapenos.

POLLO HAWAIIANO

Marinated chicken breast tossed with grilled onions, grilled mushrooms, grilled peppers, spinach, and fresh pineapples topped with mozzarella cheese, and baked to perfection served with seasonal vegetables, rice and refried beans!

GRILLED RED FISH FAJITA

Grilled red fish filet served over sauteed veggies.  Served with rice and refried beans garnished with seasoned cabbage, pico de gallo, shredded cheese and [4] your choice tortillas.

FAJITAS

Traditional Fajitas marinated to perfection in our specialty seasoning, grilled with onions, bell peppers, accompanied with pico de gallo, crema, guacamole, shredded cheese with [4] tortillas of your choice! Lettuce upon request.
(Fajitas for 2 includes double meat on same skillet, double sides double garnished, double tortillas)

FOR ONE | FOR TWO

FOR ONE | FOR TWO

FOR ONE | FOR TWO

Sub charro beans for $0.95 to each order

MOJARRA FRITA

Fried Mojarra in our season battered served with 4 gulf shrimp. Garnished with lettuce, pico de gallo, avocado, served with rice and 3 tortillas of your choice.

STUFFED CHILE POBLANO

Cheese, Ground Beef w cheese, Steak with cheese, Shrimp with Cheese.
Chile Poblano opened and stuff to your choice of meat in tomato base broth served with rice, refried beans and [4] tortillas of your choice.

CHUY'S MEXICAN HAMBURGER

8oz homemade ground beef patty, with cooked ham and American cheese dressed with avocado, tomatoes, onions, jalapenos, lettuce, mayo, and mustard accompanied with French fries!

AMERICAN HAMBURGER

8oz homemade ground beef patty, with American cheese bacon, tomatoes, onions, pickles, lettuce, and mayo served with French fries!

POLLO LOKO

Grilled chicken marinated in our special house seasoning, chargrilled, served with grilled onions, jalapeno torreado, avocado, with rice and charros beans also with tortillas of your choice.

POLLO EN MOLE

Chicken breast and chicken leg, covered in mole poblano, served with rice and refried beans and slices of avocados and [4] tortillas of your choice.

TORTA AZTECA

Mexican style poboy on toasted torta loaf bread, dressed with refried beans, queso fresco, tomatoes, avocados, lettuce, jalapenos, and crema! Served with French fries!

CIELO, MAR Y TIERRA SHISH KABOB

Shrimp, steak, chicken, pineapples, onions, bell pepper, grilled to perfection. Served with rice and refried beans, lettuce, fresh pico de gallo, guacamole, crema, and [4] tortillas of your choice!

FOR ONE | FOR TWO

CARNE ASADA

Flank steak marinated in our signature seasoning for great taste chargrilled to your style of cooking served with rice, charros beans, grilled onions and with sliced queso fresco, crema, pico de gallo and [4] tortillas of your choice.

CAMARONES A LA DIABLA

Fresh Gulf Shrimp deveined and butterflied grilled with our signature-marinated sauce along with our homemade chipotle sauce for dip, served with rice and refried beans sliced avocados, and limes!
Desserts

DESSERTS

FLAN

Custard homemade dessert with caramelized caramel top!

TRES LECHES

Three milk cake, evaporated milk, condensed milk, and whole milk mixed and made homemade for great taste with whip cream and cherry to top it off!

SOPAPILLA

[5] fluffy flour tortillas fried to perfection and covered in cinnamon and sugar served with a scoop of vanilla ice cream and also topped with chocolate syrup and pure honey and sprinkled powdered sugar!

ICE CREAM TACOS

[3] Cinnamon sugared coated tacos filled with vanilla ice cream and drizzled with honey.
Drinks | Non-alcoholic

DRINKS

FOUNTAIN DRINKS

Coke products – 20oz free refill

AGUAS FRESCAS

(Fresh Fruit Juices)- Ask for flavor

MEXICAN GLASS BOTTLED DRINKS

(Jarritos, Fantas, Coke, Sprite Topo Chico Mineral water, Senoral Sangria.)

WATER BOTTLE

COFFEE HOUSE BLEND

Free refill
Tacos | Burritos | Tostadas

TACOS

GORDITAS

(Dressed with lettuce, pico, and refried beans)

BURRITO

(rice, refried beans, lettuce, pico, s. cream, and shredded cheese, jalapenos)

TACO FAMILIAR - $34.95

[12] tacos choice of tortilla and meat topped with cilantro, onions, served with grilled onions, seasoned potatoes, side of pico de gallo, and [2] sides of charros beans, [2] sides of rice & [4] choices of meat.

TOSTADA

(dressed with refried beans, lettuce, pico, s. cream, shredded cheese, and jalapenos w choice of meat)

REST OF MEATS

Specialty Tacos | Taco El Chapo

Mexican Restaurant

Mexican Food with great flavors

SPECIALTY TACOS

(Served with Rice and Refried Beans)

LA GRINGA - $8.95

Large Flour tortilla stuffed with Pastor meat, and melted down with mozzarella cheese and grilled onions!

TACO SURF N TURF - $13.95

Large Flour tortilla stuffed w Carne Asada and Grilled Gulf Shrimp mixed with mushrooms, bell pepper and onions all grilled and melted down with mozzarella cheese.

TACO EL CHAPO - $11.50

Large Flour tortilla stuffed w Pastor & Steak mixed with grilled onions & grilled mushrooms, and melted down with mozzarella cheese!

TACO PIRATA - $9.95

Large Flour tortilla stuffed with Carne Asada, mixed with grilled onions, grilled mushrooms, and melted down with mozzarella cheese!

JEFES DE JEFES - $9.95

[3] Corn tortillas toasted tacos with pastor meat topped with grilled onions & mushrooms, and melted down w mozzarella cheese!

SEAFOOD TACOS

Extra Sides

EXTRA SIDES

CHOOSE YOUR EXTRA SIDES

EVEN MORE!

FLOUR OR CORN TORTILLAS

Kid's Menu

KIDS MENU

Choose Kids Entrée

Lunch Specials | Daily Specials (11am - 3pm)

Have a quick lunch time?

We’re a Mexican Restaurant chosen for our quick,
delicious treats even as take out.

LUNCH SPECIALS

11AM - 3PM

DAILY SPECIALS

All Day Every Day

MONDAY MARGARITA

TACO TUESDAY;

BOTTOMLESS WEDNESDAY & SUNDAY

THURSDAY LIVE MUSIC

TEQUILA FRIDAY

Drinks | Alcoholic Beverages | Mixed Drinks | Beers

DRINK MENU

HAPPY HOUR

2 FOR 1
HOUSE MARGARITAS
& ALL BEERS

Monday – Friday   |   3pm – 6pm

DOMESTIC BEER $3.75

IMPORTED $4.75

DRAFT $4.25

Mixed Drinks - Alcoholic Beverages

BEACH PINA COLADA

Whole fresh pineapple carved inside and filled with fresh pineapple juice with Caribbean coconut rum along with Malibu Rum topped with shredded coconut and fresh fruit décor to paradise!

MONKEY LALA

Coffee rum mixed with vodka and Bailey Luxe, coconut milk, topped with whip cream and covered in chocolate syrup.

HURRICANE KATRINA

Rum and Tequila mixed with a fresh fruit Caribbean punch topped with a shot of Grand Marnier and decor to perfection!

MICHELADA TAMARINDO

Made with fresh jicama, shot of house tequila mixed with our homemade tamarind mixed juice, with beer of your choice and tajin chili rim.

MICHELADA ORIGINAL

PACIFICO, BUD LIGHT, DOS XX, MODELO ESP, BLUE MOON
Traditional tomato mix with tajin chili rim with choice of draft beer, or make it a beer bottle for $2.00.

MOJITOS

Coconut, Lime, Wildberry, Caribbean Punch, Mango
Freshly made with Barcardi Rum and fresh mint with your choice of fresh fruit flavor.

DANIEL'S LEMONTINI

Jack Daniels, with sour mix chilled along with fresh lemon squeezed.

PINA LOKA LONG ISLAND

Whole fresh pineapple carved inside and filled with fresh fruits, mixed with citrus pineapple juice with Tequila, Gin, Caribbean Rum, and Vodka and fresh fruit décor to paradise!

EL JEFE GRAND MARGARITA

House citrus lime juice mixed with Patron Silver, Patron Citronge, and topped with a shot of Grand Marnier.

ORGANIC MARGARITAS

MANGO, LIME, PINEAPPLES, VERY BERRY
Fresh fruit juice mixed with 100% Agave Tequila topped with fresh fruit and mixed to perfection.

CORONABLURITA

Blue Curacao mixed with lime citrus juice with our house tequila shaken to perfection and topped with a coronita!

HOUSE MARGARITA

ORIGINAL, MANGO, PEACH, STRAWBERRY
Frozen or On The Rocks
House Tequila mixed with flavor mix with triple sec and sweet and sour.

MARGARITATINI

Patron Silver chilled along with lime and topped w Grand Marnier.

CLASSIC MARTINI

Gin or Vodka
Los Jefes Grill | Mexican Restaurant in Metairie | Fat City
  • Los Jefes Tortilleria & Grill

    3224 Edenborn Ave
    Metairie, Louisiana 70002
    United States (US)
    Phone: (504) 516-2861
  • Amenities

    We take reservations

    Get your order delivered

    Take out is available

    We accept all major credit cards

    We welcome catering orders

Restaurant Hours

Come and join us for lunch or dinner!

Monday11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Sunday11:00 AM - 9:00 PM

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