Open Mon-Thur 10 to 8, Fri-Sat 10 to 9, Sunday 11 to 8.


El Caribe in Carlsbad

El Caribe is a long time Carlsbad favorite located in Plaza Camino Real near the Cinepolis Theatres and the main Carlsbad library.

Healthy Mexican Food with a Caribbean Flavor

El Caribe features Healthy Mexican cuisine with a Caribbean influence and fresh squeezed juices and smoothies.  We are dedicated to serving the freshest food possible with grilled to order meats and seafood plus daily specials.  Become a fan and join our E-Club to receive our monthly specials and coupons plus new updates and featured new menu items.

Fresh Squeezed Juices and Smoothies

We use the freshest tropical fruits and to give our smoothies that Caribbean flavor here in sunny Carlbad.

We don’t fry or use lard and our menu is definitely unique and innovative.  Come by and taste the difference!!!!!!!!!!!!


All specials are Monday through Friday 11am - 3 pm.


Any Salad                 $7.00

Any Platter       $7.50


All Enchiladas     $5.75


Any Tortas    $6.75


All Burritos       $6.50

Just Bein' Social!


New Features

Street Tacos only $1.25

(carnitas, steak or chicken)

California Buriritos

(Steak/Fries/sour cream/guac/cheese)


Carne Asada Fries
Rolled Tacos
Queso and Chips
Shrimp Ceviche
Carne Asada FriesRolled TacosQueso and ChipsShrimp Ceviche


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