Word of Mouth

Los Gallitos has a new specialty: burros

Los Gallitos, a colorful taqueria at 2630 West Alameda Avenue, already serves some of the town's most authentic -- and cheapest -- tacos. But they're even better when enjoyed while watching kids get burro rides outside an inflated castle, the scene we snapped on Saturday.
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