Descanso Plancha Dining

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$30 and under
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THIS PAGE IS FOR PLANCHA TABLES ONLY (Where Our Chefs Cook at Your Table). For reservations in our standard Dining Room and Patio, please search for DESCANSO STANDARD DINING on the Open Table Website or call us at 714.486.3798

PLANCHA Dining is available Monday Through Sunday 5pm-Close and Saturday and Sunday Brunch.

Descanso is a modern taqueria in that it celebrates authentic Mexican flavors executed on a traditional plancha grill and prepared in front of you at your table.

Seating Types in the Restaurant:

Make a reservation at the Plancha Table for an intimate experience with your Taquero Chef. This is a multi-course meal option where each item is cooked in front of you!

Make a reservation for our Standard dining room or patio on the Descanso Standard Dining Open Table Page.

The Taco Bar is an a la carte version of the Plancha. First Come First Serve.

Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Mexican, Regional Mexican, Cocktail Bar
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Hours of operation
Mon–Thu 11:30 am–9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am–10:30 pm
Sat 11:00 am–10:30 pm
Sun 10:30 am–9:00 pm
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Phone number
(714) 486-3798
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Sergio Ortega
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Private party facilities
Descanso is the perfect location to host your next event! With its unique layout, Descanso is able to host live cooking stations throughout the restaurant. Please contact our event staff at 714.486.3798 or
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Please Contact us directly at 714.486.3798 for our catering menu!
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Cross street
Harbor Blvd. and Adams Ave.
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Parking details
A Huge Open Parking Lot Right Out Front! Free Parking
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine