Tortilla Flats Cantina

Tortillas. Tacos. Tequila.

A festive Mexican Restaurant and Bar in Placerville, California offering a casual menu with free range meats, delicious tacos and scratch margaritas! All of our recipes feature traditional Mexican flavors made fresh daily from scratch ingredients.

When looking for restaurants in Placerville, look no further than Tortilla Flats Cantina.

We take great pride in the quality ingredients we use in our kitchen and bar to bring you the very best that El Dorado County has to offer. We use fresh juices, housemade syrups and custom spice blends for our craft cocktails and pour the best local beer and wines that we can get our hands on.

Tortilla Flats Cantina has one of the only private dining rooms in Placerville restaurants that is often times used for birthdays, anniversary dinners, rehearsal dinners and corporate meetings.

Opened in 1976, Tortilla Flats has been a staple in Placerville’s downtown restaurant scene for decades.

lunch specials


Choose two of the following items for $11:


chicken tortilla soup

Poached Mary’s Free Range Chicken in a Spicy Roasted Chicken Broth with Crispy Corn Tortilla Strips, Avocado, Chopped Tomatoes and Cilantro

chopped taco salad

Romaine Hearts, Seasoned Ground Beef, Black Beans, Avocado, Pickled Red Onion, our Blend of Cheeses, Diced Tomatoes, Cilantro, Tortilla Strips, Chipotle-Buttermilk Ranch

ensalada el dorado

Wild Arugula, Roasted Poblano, Radishes, Fresh Corn, Charred Onion, Cilantro-Lime Vinaigrette

ceviche stuffed avocado

Avocado Half on a bed of Chopped Romaine stuffed with our Fresh Catch Fish Ceviche and a side of Cilantro-Lime Vinaigrette

crispy tacos

Two Tacos filled with Niman Ranch Beef, Pulled Chicken, Pork Carnitas or Beans with Shredded Lettuce, our Blend of Cheeses, Chopped Tomato and Taco Sauce

green chile and cheese quesadilla

Griddled Flour Tortilla, Roasted Poblano, our Blend of Cheeses, Sour Cream, Pico de Gallo, Guacamole