Los Cuates Restaurant - King St

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Ceviche
Fresh flounder marinated in natural lemon juice, red onions, cilantro, ginger and jalapeño peppers...
$13.95
Molcajete
Our signature appetizer. Chunky fresh made guacamole, with avocados, tomatoes, onion, jalapeño and...
$13.95
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Quesadilla – Chicken
Two fresh flour tortillas stuffed with Monterrey Jack, cheddar cheese and chicken. Served with gua...
$11.95
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Ensalada de Tortilla
A large flour crispy tortilla shell stuffed with romaine lettuce and tomatoes, red onion, and hear...
$11.95
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Los Cuates Tacos – Tacos De La Casa
A la carte tacos, soft corn, flour or crispy corn tortilla filled with your preference, "picadillo...
$2.95
Tacos el Viajero
Three crispy corn tortillas filled with tomatoes, lettuce and cheese, topped with your preference....
$15.95
Grilled Chicken Fajitas
Grilled chicken fajitas are served over a bed of sauteed Spanish onions, green peppers, celery and...
$17.95
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2 Items Combo - Arracheras Molcajete
Pick 2 of your favorite items to make your combo. Arracheras are grilled to perfection with scalli...
$20.92

Appetizers

Ceviche
Fresh flounder marinated in natural lemon juice, red onions, cilantro, ginger and jalapeño peppers...
$13.95
Empanadas
Fried corn turnovers stuffed with a "Guiso" made of beef or chicken, potatoes, and spices. Served...
$9.95
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Molcajete
Our signature appetizer. Chunky fresh made guacamole, with avocados, tomatoes, onion, jalapeño and...
$13.95
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Nacho Platter – Carnitas
Crispy corn chips over a base of refried beans, covered with melted cheese and carnitas, beans, an...
$12.95
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Quesadilla – Chicken
Two fresh flour tortillas stuffed with Monterrey Jack, cheddar cheese and chicken. Served with gua...
$11.95
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Bocadito Los Cuates
Grilled chicken and steak with empanadas, tortillas and your choice of fried potatoes or fried yuc...
$13.95
Camarones Chiapas
Shrimp sauteed with fresh garlic, Spanish herbs, and white wine. Served with bread
$11.95
Ceviche Mixto
Fresh flounder, shrimp and calamari
$15.95
Coctel de Camarones
Steamed shrimp marinated in lemon juice, onions, tomato, celery, jalapeño, and cilantro. Served wi...
$13.95
Cuates Calamari
Generous portion of fresh breaded fried calamari, served with our Los Cuates sauce
$12.95
Guacamole Dip
Crispy flour tortilla shell filled with fresh guacamole. Served with flour tortilla chips
$8.95
Nacho Platter – Cheese
Crispy corn chips over a base of refried beans, covered with melted cheese, beans, and garnished w...
$9.95
Nacho Platter – Chicken
Crispy corn chips over a base of refried beans, covered with melted cheese and chicken, beans, and...
$11.95
Nacho Platter – Lamb
Crispy corn chips over a base of refried beans, covered with melted cheese and lamb, beans, and ga...
$12.95
Nacho Platter – Mix Chicken & Steak
Crispy corn chips over a base of refried beans, covered with melted cheese, mix chicken and steak,...
$12.95
Nacho Platter – Shrimp
Crispy corn chips over a base of refried beans, covered with melted cheese and shrimp, beans, and...
$13.95
Nacho Platter – Steak
Crispy corn chips over a base of refried beans, covered with melted cheese and steak, beans, and g...
$12.95
Platanos Fritos
Sweet fried plantains. Served with sour cream on the side
$5.25
Quesadilla – Carnitas
Two fresh flour tortillas stuffed with Monterrey Jack, cheddar cheese and carnitas. Served with gu...
$12.95
Quesadilla – Cheese
Two fresh flour tortillas stuffed with Monterrey Jack and cheddar cheese. Served with guacamole, p...
$9.95
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Quesadilla – Lamb
Two fresh flour tortillas stuffed with Monterrey Jack, cheddar cheese and lamb. Served with guacam...
$12.95
Quesadilla – Mushrooms or Spinach
Two fresh flour tortillas stuffed with Monterrey Jack, cheddar cheese and mushrooms or spinach. Se...
$11.50
Quesadilla – Shrimp
Two fresh flour tortillas stuffed with Monterrey Jack, cheddar cheese and shrimp. Served with guac...
$13.95
Quesadilla – Steak
Two fresh flour tortillas stuffed with Monterrey Jack, cheddar cheese and steak. Served with guaca...
$12.95
Queso Blanco
Spicy white cheese dip
$8.95
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Queso Blanco with Ground Beef
Spicy white cheese dip with ground beef, sour cream, and Spanish onions on top
$9.95
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Queso con Chile
Yellow cheese dip
$8.95
Queso con Chile with Ground Beef
Yellow cheese dip with ground beef, sour cream, and Spanish onions on top
$9.95
Tamalito Dulce
Sweet corn cake slowly cooked in a corn husk. Served with sour cream on the side
$6.95
Taquitos Monterrey
Two crispy corn tortillas stuffed with your preference: shredded beef, shredded chicken or carnita...
$9.95
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Tostones
Crispy fried green plantain pieces, topped with guacamole and shredded cheese
$6.95

Salads

Ensalada de Tortilla
A large flour crispy tortilla shell stuffed with romaine lettuce and tomatoes, red onion, and hear...
$11.95
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Ensalada Azteca
Romaine lettuce, red onions, avocado, tomatoes, black olives, and hearts of palms. Served with our...
$11.95
Ensalada Verde
Romaine lettuce, avocado, red onions, and tomatoes. Served with our house dressing on the side
$7.95
Fiesta Salad
Mix greens, shredded cheese, chips strips, onions and tomatoes. Tossed in honey mustard. Topped wi...
$11.95
Los Cuates Salad
Romaine lettuce, tomatoes, hard eggs, hearts of palms, and baby corn. Served with our house dressi...
$11.95
Margarita Salad
Fresh baby spinach mixed with mango, strawberries, dried cranberries, pecans and carrots. Tossed i...
$11.95

Soups

Sopa de Mar
A medium bowl of creamy seafood broth, simmered in a delightful combination of clam, scallops, and...
$11.95
Sopa de Tortilla
A medium bowl of Mexican simmered chicken broth with mixed vegetables. Served with corn tortilla s...
$8.95

Poultry

Pollo al Mole
Grilled chicken breast, topped with shrimp and Poblano mole sauce. Served with white rice, steamed...
$16.95
Pollo el Paso
Half roasted chicken marinated in Acapulco style sauce, covered with sauteed onions, tomatoes, and...
$15.95
Pollo Reynos
Grilled chicken breast topped with shrimp and smothered with saffron sauce. Served with white rice...
$16.95
Pollo Saltado
Strips of grilled chicken breast, sauteed with white wine, tomatoes, onions, celery, green peppers...
$16.95
Pollo Sinaloa
Grilled chicken breast topped with sauteed onions. Served with white rice, steamed veggies, and bl...
$15.95
Pollo Verde
Grilled chicken breast topped with shrimp, and fresh "picadillo salsa". Served with white rice, st...
$16.95

Steaks & Pork

Carne Criolla
Grilled New York steak, topped with sauteed Spanish onions, green peppers, and tomatoes. Served wi...
$19.95
Costillas de Puerco
Los Cuates style marinated BBQ pork ribs. Served with white rice, black beans, and steamed vegetab...
$17.95
Cuernavaca Steak
Grilled New York steak, topped with garlic sauce. Served with homemade fried yucca, white rice, bl...
$19.95
Lomo Saltado
Strips of grilled NY steak, sauteed with white wine, tomatoes, onions, celery, green peppers, jala...
$16.95
Masitas de Puerco al Horno
Tender morsels of pork, slowly roasted in orange lemon Spanish style sauce, topped with sauteed on...
$16.95
Sopa de Res
A large bowl of Mexican simmered beef broth, with beef shank, mixed vegetables, yucca, corn husk,...
$15.95

Seafood

Camarones al Mezcal
A generous portion of shrimp sauteed with spring onions, roasted Poblano peppers, tomatoes, and ga...
$19.95
Camarones Encebollados
A generous portion of shrimp sauteed with white wine, Spanish onions, garlic, and crushed fresh re...
$19.95
Camarones Los Cuates
A generous portion of shrimp in shell, sauteed with garlic, parsley and glazed with brandy. Served...
$19.95
Cazuela de Mariscos
A large bowl of creamy seafood broth, simmered in delightful combination of shrimp, scallops, fres...
$21.95
Marisco Saltado
A generous portion of shrimp and scallop, sauteed with white wine, tomatoes, fried potatoes, red o...
$19.95
Pescado Latino
Los Cuates style fresh tilapia fillet, marinated and broiled. Topped with fresh "picadillo salsa"....
$18.95
Salmon Veracruz
A fresh grilled fillet of salmon, topped with shrimp and scallops, covered with Veracruz sauce. Se...
$20.95

The Mexican Corner

Los Cuates Tacos – Tacos De La Casa
A la carte tacos, soft corn, flour or crispy corn tortilla filled with your preference, "picadillo...
$2.95
Tacos el Viajero
Three crispy corn tortillas filled with tomatoes, lettuce and cheese, topped with your preference....
$15.95
Chile Relleno
Two fresh roasted and breaded Poblano peppers, filled with a Monterrey Jack cheese. Covered with m...
$14.95
Tacos al Carbon
Three soft fresh flour tortillas, filled with your preference. Served with Mexican rice, refried b...
$17.95
Tacos al Pastor
Three soft corn tortillas filled with marinated grilled pork loin, onion, pineapple, and cilantro....
$16.95
Tacos Carnitas
Three soft corn tortillas filled with marinated braising pork, topped with onion, and cilantro. Se...
$15.95
Tacos de Pescado
Three soft fresh flour tortillas, filled with broiled tilapia, sauteed onions, green peppers, and...
$18.95
Tacos de Puerco
Three soft fresh flour tortillas, filled with roasted pork, sauteed onions, and Los Cuates mole sa...
$15.95
Tamales de Pollo
Two large tamales, made with boiled rolled corn meal with marinated chicken chunks, covered with m...
$13.95
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Burritos

A large flour tortilla, rolled with your choice, covered with melted cheese. Served with Mexican rice, refried beans, guacamole, pico de gallo and sour cream on the side.
Beans Burrito
Topped with ranchera sauce. A large flour tortilla rolled with your choice, covered with melted ch...
$10.95
Pork Burrito
Topped with ranchera sauce. A large flour tortilla rolled with pork, topped with ranchera sauce an...
$13.95
Seafood Burrito
Scallops and shrimp with Veracruz sauce. A large flour tortilla rolled with scallops and shrimp to...
$15.95
Shredded Beef Burrito
Topped with red chili sauce. A large flour tortilla rolled with shredded beef and covered with che...
$13.95
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Shredded Chicken Burrito
Topped with green tomatillo sauce. A large flour tortilla rolled with shredded chicken, topped wit...
$12.95
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Vegetables Burrito
Topped with ranchera sauce. A large flour tortilla rolled broccoli, carrots, celery, mushrooms, to...
$10.95

Enchiladas

Two rolled corn tortillas with your choice, covered with melted cheese. Served with Mexican rice, refried beans, guacamole, pico de gallo and sour cream on the side.
Cheese Enchilada
Topped with green tomatillo sauce. Two rolled corn tortillas with cheese, covered with melted chee...
$10.95
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Pork Enchilada
Topped with ranchera sauce. Two rolled corn tortillas with pork, covered with melted cheese. Serve...
$13.95
Seafood Enchilada
Shrimp and scallops with Veracruz sauce. Two rolled corn tortillas with scallops and shrimp with V...
$15.95
Shredded Beef Enchilada
Topped with red chili sauce. Two rolled corn tortillas with shredded beef, covered with melted che...
$13.95
Shredded Chicken Enchilada
Topped with green tomatillo sauce. Two rolled corn tortillas with shredded chicken, covered with m...
$12.95
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Spinach Enchilada
Topped with green tomatillo sauce. Two rolled corn tortillas with spinach, covered with melted che...
$10.95

Chimichangas

A large flour tortilla lightly deep fried, rolled with your choice. Served with Mexican rice, refried beans, pico de gallo, guacamole and sour cream on the side. Shredded chicken may contain bone.
Pork Chimichangas
A large flour tortilla rolled with pork and lightly deep fried. Served with Mexican rice, refried...
$13.95
Seafood Chimichanga
Shrimp and scallops. A large flour tortilla rolled with scallops and shrimp and lightly deep fried...
$15.95
Shredded Beef Chimichanga
A large flour tortilla lightly deep fried rolled with shredded beef. Served with Mexican rice, ref...
$13.95
Shredded Chicken Chimichanga
A large flour tortilla rolled with shredded chicken and lightly deep fried. Served with Mexican ri...
$12.95

Mexican Combinations

Pick your favorite items to make your own combination. Served with Mexican rice, refried beans, and guacamole, sour cream, and pico de gallo on the side. Shredded chicken may contain bone.
2 Items Mexican Combination
Pick 2 of your favorite items to make your own combination. Served with Mexican rice, refried bean...
$13.95
3 Items Mexican Combination
Pick 3 of your favorite items to make your own combination. Served with Mexican rice, refried bean...
$14.95

Sizzling Fajitas

A traditional Mexican dish. Served over a bed of sautéed Spanish onions, green peppers, celery and tomatoes. Served with Mexican rice, refried beans, and guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo and fresh flour tortillas on the side. Garnished with cilantro and jalapeño.
Grilled Chicken Fajitas
Grilled chicken fajitas are served over a bed of sauteed Spanish onions, green peppers, celery and...
$17.95
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BBQ Pork Ribs Fajitas
BBQ pork ribs fajitas are served over a bed of sauteed Spanish onions, green peppers, celery and t...
$17.95
Camarones Brochette
Grilled shrimp stuffed with Monterrey Jack cheese, jalapeño pepper slice, wrapped in bacon, and gr...
$20.95
Carne Asada Fajitas
Grilled skirt steak fajitas are served over a bed of sauteed Spanish onions, green peppers, celery...
$19.95
Grilled Lamb Fajitas
Grilled lamb fajitas are served over a bed of sauteed Spanish onions, green peppers, celery and to...
$19.95
Grilled Shrimp Fajitas
Grilled shrimp fajitas are served over a bed of sauteed Spanish onions, green peppers, celery and...
$19.95
Grilled Steak Fajitas
Grilled steak fajitas are served over a bed of sauteed Spanish onions, green peppers, celery and t...
$18.95
Seafood Fajitas
Broiled tilapia fillet, grilled shrimp and scallop. Served with Veracruz sauce on the side. Fajita...
$20.95
Vegetables Fajitas
Vegetables (broccoli, carrots, celery, mushrooms, tomatoes, and zucchini) fajitas are served over...
$14.95

Combo Fajitas

A traditional Mexican dish. Fajitas are served over a bed of sautéed Spanish onions, green peppers, celery and tomatoes. Accompanied with Mexican rice, refried beans, guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo, and fresh flour tortillas. Garnished with cilantro and jalapeño.
BBQ Pork Ribs & Shrimp Combo Fajitas
Ribs and shrimp combo fajitas
$19.95
Chicken & BBQ Pork Ribs Combo Fajitas
Chicken and ribs combo fajitas
$18.95
Chicken & Shrimp Combo Fajitas
Chicken and shrimp fajitas
$19.95
Chicken & Steak Combo Fajitas
Chicken and steak fajitas
$18.95
Chicken, Steak & Shrimp Combo Fajitas
Chicken, steak and shrimp fajitas
$20.95
Lamb & One Item Choice Combo Fajitas
Lamb and one item of choice fajitas
$19.95
Steak & BBQ Pork Ribs Combo Fajitas
Steak and ribs fajitas
$18.95
Steak & Shrimp Combo Fajitas
Steak and shrimp fajitas
$19.95

Parrillada Los Cuates

Big enough for two.
Parrillada Los Cuates - Up to 2 People
Grilled skirt steak, grilled chicken, baby back ribs, and grilled shrimp. Served as sizzling fajit...
$49.95
Parrillada Los Cuates - Up to 3 People
Grilled skirt steak, grilled chicken, baby back ribs, and grilled shrimp. Served as sizzling fajit...
$64.95

Arracheras Molcajete

2 Items Combo - Arracheras Molcajete
Pick 2 of your favorite items to make your combo. Arracheras are grilled to perfection with scalli...
$20.92
3 Items Combo - Arracheras Molcajete
Pick 3 of your favorite items to make your combo. Arracheras are grilled to perfection with scalli...
$21.95
BBQ Pork Ribs - Arracheras Molcajete
BBQ pork ribs. Arracheras are grilled to perfection with scallions, nopales, jalapeño, avocado, an...
$18.95
Grilled Chicken - Arracheras Molcajete
Grilled chicken. Arracheras are grilled to perfection with scallions, nopales, jalapeño, avocado,...
$17.95
Grilled Shrimp - Arracheran Molcajete
Grilled shrimp. Arracheras are grilled to perfection with scallions, nopales, jalapeño, avocado, a...
$20.95
Grilled Steak - Arracheras Molcajete
Grilled steak. Arracheras are grilled to perfection with scallions, nopales, jalapeño, avocado, an...
$18.95
Vegetables - Arracheras Molcajete
Vegetables: broccoli, carrots, mushrooms, tomatoes, and zucchini. Arracheras are grilled to perfec...
$15.95

Sides

Avocado Side Order
$3.95
Black Beans Side Order
$2.95
Chorizo Side Order
$2.95
French Fries Side Order
$2.50
Fresh Fruit Side Order
$2.95
Fried Yucca Side Order
$2.95
Grilled Shrimp Side Order
$2.50
Guacamole Side Order
$4.95
Mexican Butter Side Order
$1.50
Mexican Rice Side Order
$2.95
Mole Sauce Side Order
$2.95
Pico de Fajita Side Order
$2.95
Pico de Gallo Side Order
$2.95
Refried Beans Side Order
$2.95
Rice / Beans Fajita Side Order
$2.95
Salsas Top Side Order
$1.00
Scallops Side Order
$5.00
Seafood Enchilada Side Order
$7.95
Shredded Cheese Side Order
$2.95
Shredded Lettuce Side Order
$2.95
Shrimp Brochette Side Order
$3.50
Side Salad Side Order
$2.95
Sour Cream Side Order
$2.95
Tomatoes Side Order
$2.95
Tortillas Side Order
3 - Tortillas side order
$2.95
Vegetables Side Order
$3.95
White Rice Side Order
$2.95

Desserts

Cheesecake Chimi
Mini Chimichanga fill with fresh cheesecake and topped with fresh strawberry and chocolate syrup
$6.95
Cuates Cheesecake
Traditional Los Cuates home made cheesecake
$6.95
Flan
Coconut caramel custard
$6.95
Sopaipillas
Puff pastry covered with honey and cinnamon
$5.95
Tres Leches
Traditional cake floating in sweet creamy milks
$6.95

About Los Cuates Restaurant - King St

(703) 548-2918 • 1116 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314

At Los Cuates Restaurant, we offer food prepared with fresh ingredients and keeping the original Mexican flavors. Dishes such as enchiladas, nachos, guacamole, chimichangas and enchiladas will delight your taste sense and make this food an enjoyable experience.