Authentic Mexican Restaurant in Metairie, LA – Los Jefes Tortilleria & Grill 2017-09-08T04:26:34+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!

ELOTE LOKO

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

JAVI'S SHRIMP COCKTAIL

Gulf Shrimp in our home recipe cocktail sauce with pico de gallo, jalapeños, and sliced avocados.  Served with saltine crackers.
Javi's Shrimp Cocktail

NACHO LIBRE

Homemade corn tortilla chips topped with our Jefe’s Queso Dip, charro beans, pico de gallo, shredded cheese, sliced jalapeños, corn and sour cream.
Nacho Libre

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JEFE'S QUESO DIP

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

CHORIQUESO

Chorizo and mozzarella cheese cooded to perfection! Served with your choice of our homemade tortillas!

CLASSIC CEVICHE

Fresh tilapia smothered in squeezed lime juice, diced cucumber, sliced avocados, and pico de gallo. Served with [2] tostadas.
Soups and Salads

SOUPS AND SALADS

TACO SALAD - $7.50

Flour tortilla fried to a shell on top of light refried bean spread dressed with lettuce, corn, pico de gallo, jalapeños, sour cream, shredded cheese.
Tostada Salad

TACO SALDA ADD ONS:

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TORTILLA SOUP

Our homemade tomato-based broth with fresh crispy tortilla chips. Served with mozzarella cheese, pico de gallo and sliced avocado.

SUNDAY - Ask for the Soup of the Day!

House Specialties

HOUSE SPECIALTIES

ENCHILADA ROSITAS

[4] Corn tortillas rolled and stuffed with your choice of cheese or chicken topped with melted mozzarella cheese and your choice of our special green or red sauce. Served with refried beans and rice! Substitute charro beans $0.95
Enchilada Rositas

QUESADILLAS

Garnished with crema, pico de gallo, and guacamole.
Quesadillas

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 refried beans and rice!
Flautas

CHILE POBLANO

Chile Poblano stuffed with mozzarella cheese and topped with queso fresco served on tomato based sauce with refried beans and rice and your choice of tortillas.

TORTA AZTECA

Mexican-style sandwich on a torta bun with refried bean spread dressed with lettuce, tomatoes, avocados, queso fresco and sour cream.  Topped with jalapeño toreado and served with french fries!
Torta Azteca

CLASSIC CHEESEBURGER

Burger dressed with American cheese, sliced tomatoes, onions, lettuce and mayonnaise. Served with french fries!

CAMARONES A LA DIABLA

Fresh Gulf Shrimp deveined and butterflied, cooked in our signature tomate base Chipotle sauce served with rice and refried beans and garnished with avocados & cilantro.  Your choice of tortilla.
Camarones a la Diabla
Specialty Tacos

SPECIALTY TACOS

TACO EL CHAPO

Al pastor and carne asada in a large flour tortilla smothered in melted mozzarella cheese, grilled onions, and mushrooms.
Taco El Chapo
Redfish Tacos

TACO SURF AND TURF

Carne asada and grilled shrimp in a large flour tortilla smothered in melted mozzarella cheese, grilled onions, mushrooms, and bell peppers.

SEAFOOD TACOS

Choose from our grilled redfish or grilled shrimp tacos dressed with seasoned red cabbage, pico de gallo, queso fresco, and our delicious homemade Chipotle sauce.
Seafood Tacos

TACO PIRATA

Carne asada in a large flour tortilla smothered in melted mozzarella cheese, grilled onions and mushrooms.
Tacos | Burritos | Tostadas | Fajitas

TACOS

Homemade Tacos

REST OF MEATS

GRILLED REDFISH FAJITAS

Grilled RedFish filet served over grilled veggies.  Served with rice and refried beans alongside a garnish of guacamole, sour cream, shredded cheese and pico de gallo.
Redfish Fajitas

BURRITO

Refried beans, rice, pico de gallo, sour cream, shredded cheese, jalapeños, and lettuce wrapped in our handmade large flour tortilla.
Carnitas Burrito

TOSTADA

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

SIZZLING FAJITAS

Traditional seasoned fajitas marinated and grilled to perfection with bell peppers and onions. Served with refried beans and rice, along with pico de gallo, sour cream, guacamole, shredded cheese, and your choice of tortillas.
Substitute charro beans $0.95
Trio Fajitas - Chicken/Steak/Shrimp

FOR ONE   |   FOR TWO

FOR ONE   |   FOR TWO

FOR ONE   |   FOR TWO

Desserts

DESSERTS

TRES LECHES

Homemade vanilla sponge cake soaked in evaporated, condensed, and whole milk.  Covered in whipped cream & a cherry to top it off!
Tres Leches

SOPAPILLA

Fluffy flour tortillas fried and sprinkled with cinammon.  Topped with scoops of ice cream, drizzled with chocolate syrup, pure honey, and powdered sugar!

CHURROS

Homemade churros with cream filling served warm with vanilla ice cream.
Churros With Ice Cream

FLAN

Homemade custard with a soft caramel top!
Flan
Extra Sides

EXTRA SIDES

EXTRA SIDES

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
Kid's Menu

KIDS MENU

Choose Kids Entrée

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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