5 HOT Food Colectivos You Must Try in Tijuana!

Tijuana food trucks and stalls carry on tradition of TJ street cuisine

Bunker Food Crew, Zona Rio, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico


UPDATE: A few months after we went to press with this article, the food truck colectivo Estacion 55 announced a name change to Gastro & Brews. La Carreta Taco Shop also changed location and are now with Bunker Food Group in Zona Rio.

TIJUANA, B.C. – Tijuana food truck and stall-based food courts, commonly known as colectivos, are becoming popular with hungry locals as well as visitors from Southern California.

We recently visited four of Tijuana’s hottest colectivos and have heard very good reviews coming in on a fifth. A visit to any of these spots will be rewarded with good food, ambiance and value. And to be clear, TJ colectivos aren’t just for hipsters anymore – the culinary choices here appeal to a wide variety of ages, tastes and budgets…


About W. Scott Koenig (103 Articles)
San Diego-based lifestyle writer W. Scott Koenig is founder of the blog, author of the book 7 Days in The Valle: Baja California’s Wine Country Cuisine and writes columns for DiningOut San Diego Magazine, and Scott is also the Food Expert for Baja California at (formerly FoodieHub), an international culinary site curated by over 275 experts.

2 Comments on 5 HOT Food Colectivos You Must Try in Tijuana!

  1. Yum! I’ve yet to visit Bunker and El Punto.


  2. As always, great article Scott. You’re making me hungry!

    Liked by 1 person

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