Lourdes: Famous Chicken Soup in Escondido
Lourdes may not look like much from the outside. The restaurant, not far from Eaves San Marcos, is located in a gas station. You may wonder why you should make the journey to this obscure location but the reviews of the scrumptious chicken soup may change your mind. The soup is served with slice avocado, onion, cilantro, and a side of fresh tortillas. It's Lourdes claim to fame and the reason people are flocking to the little café. After you've tried the famous soup order some of the other tasty dishes like tacos, burritos, enchiladas, chile rellenos, and quesadillas. For a more filling meal order the combinations plate like the Carne Asada, Steak Ranchero, Chimichangas, Chilaquiles, and Chorizo. All come with a side of rice and beans. Vegetarian options are also available. Fuel up with breakfast fare like Ham & Eggs, Huevos ala Mexicana, and the Breakfast Burrito. The informal interior of Lourdes paired with the friendly service and reasonable prices make this the perfect spot for a tasty meal.