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Mexican

Open for 35 years, La Alteña is home to a kitchen staff that knows how to cook. The al pastor -- a shawarma-style wheel of pork marinated in dried chiles, spices, and pineapple -- has a rich, spicy flavor, and the meat is moist on the inside and crunchy on the outside.

La Alteña SF
San Francisco

Taqueria La Alteña (Closed)

Alexander Lovell

Open for 35 years, La Alteña is home to a kitchen staff that knows how to cook. The al pastor -- a shawarma-style wheel of pork marinated in dried chiles, spices, and pineapple -- has a rich, spicy flavor, and the meat is moist on the inside and crunchy on the outside.