California Tortilla


  • 8/17

    Bangkok Shrimp is BACK

    Bangkok Shrimp are back! The Thai sweet chili sauce you’ve been craving is here. Get these spicy, sweet shrimp in tacos, a bowl or a quesadilla. But don’t wait, Bangkok Shrimp will only be available for a limited time.

  • 7/30

    Taco Talk: Issue 241

    On August 4th California Tortilla will be 20 years old! We’ve got a week full of great promotions and we hope that you’ll celebrate with us. Plus, check out the highlights from the past 20 years!

  • 7/30

    20th Annibirthery!

    In 1995, goes live and the first X games takes place, but most importantly, that August a restaurant that would change expectations of what a “quick bite” could be was born. The restaurant was California Tortilla. Join us as we celebrate 20 years!

  • 7/16

    Free Mango Salsa!

    For one day only, July 22nd, enjoy Free Chips and Mango Salsa at California Tortilla!

  • 6/30

    Taco Talk: Issue 240

    We won, so you win! Enjoy Free Chips and Mango Salsa on July 22nd! Plus, we are turning 20 in August and want to share some of our best with you. Read on….

  • 5/29

    Avocado Month

    June is National Avocado Month and we have two delicious promotions you won’t want to miss! Learn More.

  • 5/26

    Get Chip-Faced!

    This Tuesday, May 27th, we want you to get Chip-Faced with us! What does this mean? Enjoy Free Chips and Queso with any purchase of tacos, burritos, taco salads, burrito bowls, fajitas, quesadillas or other delicious Mexican food favorites.   *Offer valid on May 27th only, while supplies last. One order per person, purchase required.

  • 4/30

    Taco Talk: Issue 238

    Check out this month’s Taco Talk for the Cinco de Mayo free taco scoop and so much more…

  • 4/30

    Street Tacos are BACK!

    Our Street Tacos use only fresh – never frozen – white meat chicken breast, Grade A Sirloin steak and lean, boneless, slow roasted pork. And at under 200 calories each, these are tasty tacos you can feel good about, too.

  • 4/13

    Fiesta Time

    Fiesta for your mouth! Let us cater your next event and score a free quart of queso or guac with your order. Learn more….


Recent Comments

Bill Says:

I ran into the original Cal Tort in Bethesda years ago when I was attending construction meetings fo

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lcissel Says:

In 1995 Burritos were $2 less!

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Patricia Ruch Says:


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Matthew Says:

When the rainy day password for free chips and queso was Smoogy. We had to write it on a piece of p

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Bertina Says:

Happy Anniversary California Tortilla! Keep up the good work! Love your food!

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Martina Lemmerhofer Says:

Happy Annibirthery! Time flies when one is having fun. Eating at CT from the beginning and one of

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China Bay Says:

I've been going to California Tortilla since I was 15 and worked at the guitar store one block away

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Jeanette McVeigh Says:

I just wish I knew about California Tortilla 20 years ago... I love love love the fish tacos and my

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richard Says:

ah, the kabob burrito - definitely my best memory that hasn't happened yet. i do miss the pens on

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Ed Meiman Says:

I was out of work and scrounging change to pay rent. I got my email for my birthday burrito and had

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Naomi Says:

My favorite Cal Tort memory was sitting with my 3 kids, watching the macho high school dude declare

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Louise Says:

My son and I have been coming to your Olney location since it opened. I love the Honey Lime burrito

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Elise Browne Hughes Says:

One of my favorite memories is winning tickets to the Barenaked Ladies concert at Merriweather a cou

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Karen Says:

I was a regular at your then new Cabin John location when I worked nearby. My co-workers and I loved

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Peter Says:

Wait! We talk about that guy all the time! Which CT does he work at? He's still around?! I figured h

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Stacy Says:

Last meal I ate before I went into labor with my first son. and, first meal I ate after giving bir

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Rob S Says:

I fell in love with CT in College Park, MD; years later my wife and kids are huge fans & we go a

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ericq Says:

Happy happy annibirthary! We love california tortilla gaithetsburg! Its like a second home!

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Rachel Says:

How much did burritos cost in 1995?

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Online ordering will be coming to additional stores soon!