martin on December 28th, 2012

Only recently, I was sharing the exciting development of the new Calimax supersotre.  Well, now you get a second superstore in San Felipe – Bodega Aurrera superstore.  As some of you may already know, Bodega Aurrera is owned by the almighty Walmart and this should give you a good idea of the standard to expect […]

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martin on November 26th, 2012

Calimax has come to town!!  Calimax superstore has opened on Chetumal boulevard in downtown San Felipe.  I really like this store especially for the groceries which are always freshly stocked……no more having to dig through groceries to find fresh produce.  With regular supplies from Mexicali, groceries are always fresh. I bought BBQ ribs here for […]

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martin on April 27th, 2012

Authentic Mexican Food prepared by Desert Mothers. San Felipe’s latest sensation, Songstress/Comedian Marion Law, Frank Braal on Flute (mesmerizing) and the Baja Boys with Lady Susan, playing our favorite oldies but goodies! 50/50 drawing and door prizes (win a free art class) $9.00 – Tickets available at Desert Mothers, Rumors, People’s Gallery and the Flannigans […]

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RESPONSIBILITIES OF EACH CHILI TEAM Each entrant must provide team name and contact (with phone number) at the time of registration or let us know within a few of days of registering. On the day of the Cook Off, Club De Pesca will provide you with a name sign which you should attach to your […]


martin on September 30th, 2009

November 5-8 XVII San Felipe Shrimp Festival An Traditional Fall event in San Felipe.  This serves as a framework to the time-honored gastronomic contest that takes place each year for the best dishes made from shrimp in the region. Restaurants menus will be offering mouth watering Blue Shrimp culinary experiences. During the 4 day festival, […]

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martin on August 30th, 2009

Taco de Borrego: A friend recommended this for their lamb tacos. We sampled the lamb tacos the other day. The person that recommended them was what the Aussies call, Spot on. Very very good. This taco stand is located just past the circle/glorietta on Chetumal (road to down town San Felipe), across the street from […]

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martin on August 25th, 2009

La Cabana Restaurant: This Mexican restaurant is fantastic, nicely decorated, good inexpensive menus and better yet, great food. No license to serve beer or wine but nonetheless very good. When we went in I did not know it was a Mexican Restaurant. The six place table and chairs all in dark wood with white table […]

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martin on August 23rd, 2009

Owner Cliff has completely redecorated inside and out. It is more bright and roomy. My favorite is the 1957 TBird Juke box. How can someone that grew up in the 60’ not like that. The Lions meets there monthly. They have all the pizza you can eat for $5.50. That might push a place into […]

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