78039 Calle Estado, La Quinta CA 92253
 
El Ranchito Restaurant
 
 
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Authentic Mexican Cuisine in La Quinta, California

 
APPETIZER
 
 
 
Appetizer Sampler
Nachos, Chicken Empanadas, Jalapeño
Poppers, Quesadilla, Taquitos 15.99
 
Nachos especial
Home-made chips, topped with cheddar
and Monterey cheese, beans, sour cream,
Carne Asada 10.45
Chicken Asado 10.45
 
jalapeÑo poppers
Stuffed cheese jalapeños served with
ranch dressing 6.45
 
flautas
Stuffed cheese jalapeños served with
ranch dressing 6.45
 
Guac - Mexican Cuisine in La Quinta, CA
 
guacamole
Fresh avocado dip mixed with tomatoes,
onions, cilantro, and chile 5.95
 
 
 
ceviche tostada
Pangasius fish marinated in lemon juice, mixed with onions, cucumber, cilantro, carrots, and tomatoes 5.95
 
Tostada - Mexican Cuisine in La Quinta, CA
 
Taquitos
Three rolled corn tortillas stuffed with shredded beef. Served with lettuce, tomatoes, cheese, and guacamole on the side 7.45
 
shrimp cocktail
Served in a special juice with tomato, onions, cilantro, and cucumber.
Reg 10.62 Lg 13.95
 
calamari
Beer battered calamari. Served with chipotle tartar sauce. 8.95
 
chicken empanadas
Buffalo style chicken stuffed in empanadas.
Served with chipotle ranch dressing. 8.95
 
 
chile gueros
Stuffed yellow peppers with a mixer of al pastor carne asada and shrimp. Topped with melted cheese and served with mayo and special sauce. 12.99
 
soups
Cup 3.95 Bowl 5.95
 
Tortilla
A tomato base soup cooked with corn and spices. Topped with tortilla strips, cheese, and cilantro.
 
poblano potato chowder
Creamy potato base soup, roasted peppers, and spices. Topped with cheese and bacon.
 
sopa de lima
Chicken and vegetables in a hearty broth. Topped with crispy tortilla strips, a lime slice, and cilantro.
 
salad
 
 
taco salad
A crisp flour tortilla shell filled with lettuce, tomatoes, olives beans, cheese, sour cream, guacamole, and choice of carne asada or chicken asado. 10.45
 
chicken ensalada caesar
Chicken asado on romaine lettuce tossed in Caesar dressing, sprinkled with Parmesan cheese and tortilla strips. 10.45
 
dinner salad
Choice of dressing. 4.95
 
 
mexichop salad
Crisp romaine lettuce, cheese, cilantro, corn, and avocado, tossed with chipotle ranch dressing then topped with barbeque chicken asado, BBQ sauce and tortilla strips. 10.45
Salad - Mexican Cuisine in La Quinta, CA
 
 
combinaciones
 
 
michoacan
Carne Asada Taco, Enchilada, Rice & Beans. 11.45
 
Ensenada
Fish Taco, Enchilada, Rice, & Beans. 11.45
 
mexico city
Two Beef Enchiladas, Chile Relleno, & Salad. 10.95
 
 
puebla
Two Chicken Enchiladas Poblanas, Rice, & Beans. 10.95
 
sonora
Two Beef Flautas with Sour Cream, Rice & Beans. 9.95
 
jalisco
Two Tacos al Pastor, Rice, & Beans. 11.45
 
 
mexicali
Two Chicken Enchiladas with Sour Cream, Rice & Beans. 11.45
SU COMBINACION
 
 
Served with Rice and Beans
Choose from the following:

Taco (Shredded Beef, Shredded Chicken, or Ground Beef)
Upgrade Taco to Carne Asada, Chicken Asado, Carnitas or
Fish for 1.00 each, Chille Relleno, Tostada, Enchilada,
Pork Tamale-Red, (2) Beef Taquitos, or Bean Burrito
 
 
Mexican Dish - Mexican Cuisine in La Quinta, CA
 
 
 
1 Item 9.95
2 Items 11.45
 
 
3 Items 12.95
Add Soup or Salad
 
 
 
tacos
A La carte
beef or chicken-2
(hard shell) 7.25
carne asada-2
(soft corn) 8.95
fajitas-2
(soft flour) 8.95
fish-2
(soft corn) 8.95
 
a la carte
beans 3.95
mexican rice 3.95
pork red style tamale 4.95
tostada
Shredded Beef, Shredded Chicken, Ground Beef or Beans. 4.95
Enchiladas - 2
Shredded Beef, Shredded Chicken, Ground Beef or Beans or Cheese. 7.95
 
 
burritos
A La carte
carne asada
Guacamole and tomatilla sauce 8.95
Chile verde
Pork cooked in tomatilla sauce with beans. 8.25
super
Shredded beef, lettuce, tomato, sour cream, beans, & cheese 8.25
bean & cheese 5.95
enchilada style
(Rojo or Verde sauce) 2.99
shrimp
Sauteed shrimp, rice, ranchero salsa, and chipotle dressing. 9.95
 
extras
chiles torriados (3) .79
chips & salsa 4.95
salsa
8oz 3.75 16 oz 6.00
sour cream .85
cheese .85
tortillas .95
 
 
Especialidad De la casA
(House Specialties)
Add a cup of soup or salad 2.75
 
 
 
carnitas
Our special Michoacan style pork carnitas served with fresh guacamole rice, beans, and tortillas. 14.95
 
carne asada
Chargrilled steak served with fresh guacamole rice, beans, and tortillas. 14.95
 
carne tampiquena
Chargrilled steak with cheese enchilada. Served with rice, beans, fresh guacamole, salsa, and tortillas. 14.95
 
carne al chipotle
Strips of steak simmered in our fantastic tasty chipotle sauce. Served with rice, beans, and tortillas. 14.95
 
chimichanga
Our delicious crisp fried burrito filled with beef, chicken, or beef and beans. Topped with sour cream, guacamole and served with rice and beans. 11.95
 
fajitas
Sauteed with onions, tomatoes, and peppers served sizzling hot with sour cream, cheese, rice, beans, and tortillas. Steak or Chicken 14.95
Shrimp 16.95 Trio 16.95
 
camarones rancheros
Shrimp in a sauce made with fresh bell peppers, onions, and tomatoes. Served with rice and tortillas. 15.95
 
camarones al mojo de ajo
Shrimp sauteed in garlic. Served with rice and tortillas. 15.95
 
 
 
Grande Asado Burrito
A flour tortilla filled with chargrilled steak, chicken, or carnitas (pork), beans, rice, cheese, and sour cream. Served enchilada style with cheese, guacamole and salsa. 13.95
 
super tostada
A delicious giant tostada topped with carne asada or chicken asado, beans, lettuce olives, tomatoes, cheese, sour cream and guacamole. 10.45
 
plato al pastor
Fantastic marinated pork served with rice, beans, and tortillas. Excelente! 13.95
 
chile verde
Tender chunks of pork simmered in our tasty tomatillo sauce. Served with rice, beans, and tortillas. 13.95
 
quesadilla especial
A flour tortilla filled with melted cheese, shredded beef, or chicken. Beans, sour cream, and guacamole served on the side. 10.95 Carne Asada or Chicken Asado 11.95 Cheese only 8.45
 
torta & fries
Mexican type sandwich filled with carne asada, carnitas, al pastor, or fajitas. Served with French fries 9.95
 
camarones a la diabla
Shrimp in a very tasty spicy sauce. Served with rice and tortillas. 15.95
 
 
camarones poblanos
Shrimp sauteed with poblano peppers and onions in a delicious poblano cream. Served with rice and tortillas. 15.95
 
desayunos
Breakfast
Served All Day
 
 
chorizo
Mexican Sausage with Potatoes and Eggs. Served with Rice, Beans, & Tortillas. 9.45
 
machaca
Delicious Shredded Beef with Egg, Bell Peppers, and Onions. Served with Rice, Beans, & Tortillas. 9.45
 
huevos rancheros
Two Corn Tortillas, topped with two Eggs and Ranchero Sauce. Served with Rice, Beans, & Tortillas. 8.95
 
Omelette Mexicano - Mexican Cuisine in La Quinta, CA
 
 
Burrito - Mexican Cuisine in La Quinta, CA
 
breakfast burrito
Stuffed Burrito with Egg, Potato, Beans, Cheese, and Salsa Verde. Choice of Carne Asada, Chicken Asada, or Bacon. Served with Rice & Beans. 10.95
 
omelette mexicano
Three Egg Omelette stuffed with Bell Peppers, Tomatoes, Onions, Potato, and Cheese. Topped with Sour Cream, Guacamole, and Salsa. Served with Rice, Beans, & Tortillas. 8.95
 
 
 
 
 
bebidas drinks
coffee 2.45
hot or iced tea 2.75
milk 2.95
orange, pineapple, or cranberry juice 2.95
horchata or jamaica 2.75
refill 1.25
 
 
 
postres dessert
Flan - Mexican Cuisine in La Quinta, CA
Bunuelos 4.95
fried ice cream 6.45
Oreo crumb ice cream 6.45
 
 
soft drinks complimentary refills
pepsi, diet pepsi, sierra mist, dr. pepper, orange crush, pink lemonade 2.75
18% gratuity will be added to parties of 8 or more
Cerveza - Mexican Cuisine in La Quinta, CA