Lunch Menu

Enjoy traditional California Style Mexican cuisine with El Que Pasa’s lunch specials. At our restaurant in Asheville, NC, we serve up delicious dishes made with the freshest flavors.

Chilaquiles
7.50
Chicken or Steak – Sautéed with roasted Zacatecas sauce. Served with rice and beans.

A Soft or Hard Shell Taco
5.99
Served with Pico de Gallo, rice, and beans. Choice of chicken, beef, steak, carnitas, or adovada. Add fish or shrimp - 1.99

Enchilada
5.99
Filled with cheese and Pico de Gallo. Served with corn bread, rice, and beans. Choice of chicken, steak, beef, spinach, mushroom, or cheese. Add fish or shrimp - 1.99

Fajita Quesadilla
7.50
Grilled veggies with cheese. Served with sour cream, guacamole, and lettuce. Choice of chicken, steak, carnitas, beef, or avocado. Add fish or shrimp - 1.99

Taco Salad
6.99
Lettuce, beans, cheese, guacamole, sour cream, Pico de Gallo, red sauce, and dressing. Choice of chicken, steak, or beef.

Flauta
6.50
One flour tortilla filled with cheese and Pico de Gallo, topped with guacamole and sour cream. Served with rice and beans. Choice of chicken or steak.

Lunch Fajitas
7.50
Served with grilled veggies, sour cream, guacamole, lettuce, rice, and beans. Choice of chicken, steak, carnitas, or adovada. Your choice of tortillas. Add fish or shrimp – 1.99

Cheese Chile Relleno
5.99
Served with rice and beans.

Cheese Nachos
5.99
Served with red sauce, cheese sauce, beans, sour cream, and guacamole.

Burritos
Fajita burrito Combo – chicken and steak – 6.99
Chile Rojo burrito beef – 6.50
Chile Verde burrito pork – 6.50
Beef burrito (ground or shredded) – 6.50
Steak burrito – 6.99
Chicken burrito – 6.50
Vegetarian burrito – 6.50
Papas bean burrito – 5.99
Beans and cheese burrito – 5.99
Avocado burrito – 6.50
Spinach burrito – 6.50
Molcajete chicken or steak burrito – 6.99
Mole chicken burrito – 6.50
Shrimp burrito – 7.75
Adovada burrito – 6.50
Burrito Ranchero – 6.99
Burrito Organico – 6.50
All burritos come stuffed with beans, cheese, Pico de Gallo, and red sauce on top. Served with corn bread and lettuce.

Two Taquitos
5.99
Served with rice and beans, sour cream, and guacamole. Choice of chicken or beef.

Tostada
5.99
Served with sour cream, guacamole, lettuce, Pico de Gallo, cheese, rice and beans. Choice of chicken, steak, beef and avocado.

Nachos
6.75
Served with red sauce, sour cream, guacamole, and beans. Choice of chicken, steak, or beef. Add veggies – 1.00

Fajita Tacos
6.99
Grilled veggies and steak on flour tortillas. Choice of rice and beans or Caesar salad.

Quesadilla
6.99
Filled with cheese and Pico de Gallo. Served with sour cream, guacamole, and lettuce. Choice of chicken, steak, beef, spinach, or mushrooms. Choose two – add 1.00. Add shrimp – 1.99

Chicken Wrap
6.50
Filled with lettuce, cheese, Pico de Gallo, Caesar dressing, jalapeno mayo, and guacamole.

Cheese Quesadilla
5.50
Served with sour cream, guacamole, and lettuce.

Beef Tamale
5.99
Served with corn bread, rice, and beans.

Camarones Rancheros
7.99
Shrimp sautéed with jalapenos and veggies. Choice of rice and beans, or Caesar salad. Your choice of tortillas.

Chimichanga
7.50
Filled with beans, cheese, Pico de Gallo, and deep fried. Topped with red sauce, lettuce, and corn bread. Choices of chicken, steak, beef, carnitas, or avocado. Add shrimp – 1.99

Avocado Tacos
6.99
Served on flour tortillas with lettuce, Caesar dressing, cheese, and Pico de Gallo. Rice and beans, or Caesar salad.

Our Famous Tortas Sandwiches
7.50
Served with cheese, jalapeno mayo, guacamole, lettuce, beans, sour cream, and Pico de Gallo. Choice of chicken, steak, beef, carnitas, or adovada. Add shrimp – 1.99

Mexico City Tacos
7.99
On a flour tortilla with Pico de Gallo and chipotle sauce. 1 chicken, 1 steak, and 1 carnitas with olla beans.

Warm Fajita Salad
7.99
Romaine lettuce mixed with grilled veggies and Caesar dressing. Topped with Pico de Gallo, avocado, cheese, pumpkin seeds, and corn chips. Add shrimp – 1.99

Torta Rellena
6.99
Filled with chile rellano, cheese, beans, jalapeno mayo, Pico de Gallo, and guacamole.

Shrimp Wrap
7.50
Filled with lettuce, cheese, Caesar dressing, jalapeno mayo, Pico de Gallo, and guacamole.

Spicy Cream Chicken
7.99
Served with grilled veggies, lettuce, Pico de Gallo, Caesar dressing, spicy green sauce, sour cream, tomato, rice and beans or Caesar salad. Your choice of tortillas.

Mole Burrito
6.50
Filed with grilled chicken, frijoles de la olla, Pico de Gallo, and cheese. Topped with mole sauce. Served with lettuce and corn bread.

Relleno Burrito
6.50
Filled with poblano pepper, Pico de Gallo, and frijoles de la olla. Topped with cheese and tomatillo sauce. Served with lettuce and corn bread.

Burrito Sonora Light
6.50
Filled with grilled chicken breast, Pico de Gallo, cheese, frijoles de la olla, and tomatillo sauce on top. Served with lettuce and corn bread.

California Style Burrito
6.99
Filled with roasted pasilla pepper, cheese, sour cream, Pico de Gallo, frijoles de la olla, and topped with molcajate sauce. Served with lettuce and corn bread.

Camarones A La Diabla
7.99
Grilled veggies and shrimp covered with home fire chipotle sauce, lettuce, Pico de Gallo, and Caesar dressing. Served with rice and beans or Caesar salad. Your choice of tortillas.

Spicy Green Enchiladas
6.75
Two cheese enchiladas topped with spicy green sauce. Served with rice and beans.

Chipotle Wrap
6.50
Filled with chicken, lettuce, cheese, Pico de Gallo, jalapeno mayo, ranch, and guacamole. Add shrimp – 1.99

Shrimp Mazatlan Enchilada
7.50
One enchilada sautéed with shrimp, Pico de Gallo, and roasted mild peppers. Topped with fire roasted tomatillo sauce, sour cream, frijoles de la olla, and rice.

Mexi-Burger
7.50
Grilled onions, jack cheese, tomato, avocado, jalapeno mayo, and lettuce. Served with French fries.

Enchiladas Poblanas
6.99
Two enchiladas filled with fresh chicken, sautéed, with Pico de Gallo, jack cheese, sour cream, topped with poblano sauce. Served with frijoles de la olla and rice.

*Huervos Rancheros
6.99
Three eggs over easy, topped with spicy green sauce, and Pico de Gallo. Served with rice and beans. Your choice of tortillas.

Pollo Campero
7.99
Grilled chicken breast, spinach, Pico de Gallo, mushrooms, lettuce, Caesar dressing, and cheese sauce.

Pick One Of Our Delicious Soups
Tortilla Soup – 3.99
Chicken Soup – 6.99

Arroz Con Pollo
6.99
Rice and grilled chicken topped with ranchera sauce, cheese sauce, lettuce, and Caesar dressing. Your choice of tortillas.

Chicken Sonora Tacos
7.99
Two flour tortillas filled with breaded chicken, Pico de Gallo, cheese, lettuce, jalapeno mayo, and Caesar dressing. Served with rice and frijoles de la olla.

Taco Grande
6.99
Marinated chicken, cheese, Pico de Gallo, jalapeno mayo, ranch, and Caesar dressing. Served with Caesar salad or French fries.

Veggie Enchiladas
6.99
Roasted fresh spinach, zucchini, potatoes, green bell peppers, tomato, melted hack cheese and tomatillo sauce, ranchera sauce, and white cheese sauce. Served with lettuce, guacamole, rice, and frijoles de la olla.

6 Chicken Wings
6.99
Topped with our homemade buffalo sauce, onions, cilantro, and ranch dressing. Served with Caesar salad.

Taquitos de Camaron
6.99
In crispy flour tortilla filled with shrimp, jack cheese, jalapenos, Pico de Gallo. Topped with small fruit salad and cotija cheese. Served with chipotle sauce and Caesar dressing dip.

Grilled Soft Tacos
6.99
2 soft tacos in flour tortillas, Pico de Gallo, fire sauce, and cheese. 1 chicken, 1 carnitas. Served with lettuce, corn bread, sour cream, frijoles de la olla, and rice.

Combo del Mar
8.50
Shrimp Mazatlan enchilada, one fresh tilapia soft taco. Served with frijoles de la olla and rice.

Combo Mexicano
7.99
A crispy corn sope topped with carnitas, lettuce, beans, Pico de Gallo, cheese, sour cream, guacamole, and molcajete sauce. One chicken enchilada blanca. Served with corn bread, rice, and beans.

Enchiladas Rancheras
6.99
Two cheese enchiladas. Served with rice and beans.

Spinach Enchiladas
7.50
Sautéed fresh spinach, Pico de Gallo, melted jack cheese and fire roasted tomatillo sauce. Served with lettuce, guacamole, frijoles to la olla and rice.

Enchiladas Marias
6.99
Fresh sautéed onions, mushrooms, tomato, jack cheese, fire roasted tomatillo sauce, lettuce, guacamole, frijoles de la olla, and rice.

Crispy Vayarta Flautas
7.99
Filled with chicken, jack cheese, tomatillo sauce, and Pico de Gallo. Served with lettuce, rice, sour cream, corn bread, fruit salad, cojita cheese on top, and frijoles de la olla.

Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad
Chicken 6.99
Steak 7.99
Fresh romaine lettuce, Caesar dressing, topped with jack cheese, Pico de Gallo, roasted pepitas and crispy tortilla chips. Add shrimp – 1.99

Speedy Gonsalez
6.50
1 beef hard shell taco, lettuce, cheese, Pico de Gallo, and 1 cheese enchilada. Served with rice.

Chicken And Sour Cream Enchiladas
6.99
Tender chicken simmered and smothered in a savory sour cream sauce with melted jack cheese sauce. Served with rice and beans.

Grilled BBQ Burrito
7.50
Served in a bed of rice on a hot skillet, stuffed with grilled veggies, whole beans, rice, cheese, Pico de Gallo, and our homemade BBQ sauce on top. Choice of chicken or steak.

Asheville Burrito
6.99
Stuffed with chicken, black beans, rice, Pico de Gallo, cheese, guacamole, and sour cream. Served dry. Substitute for shrimp – add 1.00

Nachos Supreme
6.99
Ground beef, cheese, beans, jalapenos, lettuce, tomatoes, guacamole, and sour cream.

Mango Habanero Wings
6.99
Topped with our homemade mango habanero sauce, cilantro, onions, and ranch dressing. Served with Caesar salad.

Contact us in Asheville, North Carolina, to discover more on our lunch specials. We serve delicious cuisine for diners throughout the area.