El Agave Restaurant and Tequileria to open in Del Mar Plaza


Newest Hot Spot Bolsters Del Mar Plaza’s Flourishing Culinary Scene DEL MAR, Calif. – March 25, 2014 – El Agave Restaurant and Tequileria is opening in Del Mar Plaza, bringing traditional “Hispanic-Mexican” cuisine and award-winning tequilas to the beautiful coastal village of Del Mar. Situated on the third level of Del Mar Plaza, the long awaited El Agave Restaurant and Tequileria will open its doors on April 1, 2014. The new Del Mar location is El Agave’s third in San Diego and first in North County, boasting an expansive 6,000-sq. ft. space, indoor and outdoor seating, and sweeping ocean views. “Del Mar Plaza couldn’t be a more perfect location in which to blend our unique menu offerings with a beautiful ocean view location,” said owner, Juan Carlos Gomez.

Known for its bold and authentic flavors, El Agave’s menu, prepared by Executive Chef Mario Montes, is inspired by the cooking styles of ancient cultures including the Aztecs and Mestizos. Popular menu items will include lobster meatballs, a variety of mole sauces and the restaurant’s infamous filet mignon in tequila with a red wine reduction sauce. The Del Mar Plaza location, designed by Mexican architect Isabel Infante, will also feature a comprehensive ‘tequila museum’ where guests can sample more than 1,000 premium tequilas from around the world. Offering the area’s largest collection of tequila, El Agave’s Del Mar location is the only restaurant of its kind located in San Diego’s North County region.

El Agave Restaurant and Tequileria will be open for lunch and dinner, seven days a week, featuring a Happy Hour menu and tequila tastings. For more information, menu and hours for El Agave Del Mar, visit www.elagave.com or call 619-220-0692. About Del Mar Plaza Located in the beautiful coastal village of Del Mar, California, Del Mar Plaza is an open-air shopping and entertainment destination. Featuring a mix of unique retailers, a gourmet food market, ocean-view restaurants, and top of the line services, Del Mar Plaza draws locals and tourists from all over the country and the world. With iron work and tiled fountains, cobblestone laid pathways, and ocean views, Del Mar Plaza features an atmosphere reminiscent of a European marketplace.

For more information, visit www.delmarplaza.com. About El Agave Del Mar El Agave Del Mar is the premier place in San Diego to enjoy authentic Mexican cuisine. The ocean facing restaurant, perched above the cliffs in Del Mar Plaza, is located within a tequila museum where guests can sample more than 1,000 different tequilas. Ideal for exploring the bold flavors of Mexico with influences from Oaxaca, Yucatan, Puebla and Central Mexico, El Agave Del Mar is the second restaurant of the El Agave restaurant group. ###