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Jibarito’s de la Isla serves authentic Puerto Rican & Dominican food from a mobile food truck. Owned and operated by Ana Rivera who was born and raised in Humboldt Park, a Puerto Rican community in Chicago. Ana’s menu inspiration comes from her favorite family recipes jibarito sandwiches, spaghetti con pollo, arroz con gandules, lechon, tostones, flancocho and more.

Now open in San Diego!

Contact Ana to book Jibarito’s de la Isla’s food truck for your next event! We also cater!

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Jibaritos De La Isla
4.5
Based on 24 Reviews
Jennifer C.
Jennifer C.
2021-11-07 07:31:24
Ana is the sweetest soul ever! I loved the food, it was so full of flavor. The arroz con gandules was perfect, pernil was so tender and I liked the garlic...
Christine P.
Christine P.
2021-09-17 20:42:45
As a child, my beautiful Puerto Rican Nana Josephine taught me how to cook HER way. I heard stories that my father wouldn't eat anything else growing up....
Kara P.
Kara P.
2021-09-08 23:56:18
HOME COOKED LOVE ! You better order more than one empanada because you will inhale it ! Located between the CVS and YMCA, on El Cajon, this is a total Gem...
Joadys C.
Joadys C.
2021-07-31 17:54:10
I am Dominican, I moved to San Diego in 2008. This is the most amazing Dominican / Puerto Rican spot I have ever come across in California. I would give it...
Jacquelyne P.
Jacquelyne P.
2021-05-06 17:05:12
I have NEVER like Arroz con Gandules....But oh my GOODNESS, this rice was so so so so good. This restaurant gave me a change of heart, this place was...
Robert R.
Robert R.
2021-04-04 13:47:52
Was delicious! For a Food Truck this place delivered some Feel Good Home Cooked FOOD. So just as an FYI the food does take time to prepare, as it is made...
Sorn Anusorn M.
Sorn Anusorn M.
2020-12-27 19:39:50
Great place to eat! The seller is amazingly nice and very friendly. The food is delicious, fresh and very reasonable price. They fried and cooked fresh food...
Lucien A.
Lucien A.
2020-11-05 21:08:07
They're selling pasteles this weekend. Pasteles. It's been so long since I've had pasteles.I'm going to order a bunch of them and eat them throughout the...
David W.
David W.
2020-10-18 14:47:23
Hands down one of the best food trucks out in So Cal. The pork is seasoned so well and the texture literally melts into your pallet. Lets not forget about...
Jaki B.
Jaki B.
2020-10-04 19:12:15
LOVED every bite of the slow roasted pork + rice! I cannot wait to go to this food truck again (we visited when it was parked close to UCSD on a Sunday...
Lucien A.
Lucien A.
2020-10-03 15:21:36
How do I explain this food truck? The food quality is more of a restaurant than just a food truck.As a little kid all I ate was Puerto Rican food....
Pranjali S.
Pranjali S.
2020-08-04 19:03:54
This truck is unique. I guess you have to acquire the taste for the food they serve. But this food is really really good!!What works against them was the...
Hayley L.
Hayley L.
2020-06-10 23:28:35
Hands down one of the best foods that we have had. Our friend recommended us to try it out. We decided to take a drive to downtown to support small...
John P.
John P.
2020-05-25 23:11:07
I live in Irvine and love going to Pacific Beach area in San Diego for a fun beach day! Today I saw a Dominican and Puerto Rican flag while driving and...
Brian B.
Brian B.
2020-05-10 09:04:12
Outstanding authentic Puerto Rican food! They stopped by my apartment complex and I was delightfully surprised to find that they were serving tostones,...
Xica D.
Xica D.
2019-12-30 22:30:02
This is definitely the food truck to go for authentic Puerto Rican food. My husband recommended this food truck, and I contacted them so they can come to...

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