People from around the world who use the travel website gave Betty's high marks.
Popular Hillcrest restaurant Baja Betty's was recently ranked first place out 367 Mexican restaurants, and fifth place out of 2,755 overall restaurants in San Diego by Tripadvisor.
Opened in 2004, the restaurant and bar is known for a big portions, festive atmosphere, and strong cocktails. Baja Betty's is part of the Mo's Universe group of restaurants, which operates 5 popular establishments in Hillcrest.
The ranking are based on Tripadvisor user reviews.
Stefan Chicote, Baja Betty's owner, was excited to see the love for his restaurant from users of the travel site.
"WOW! Thank YOU to our fabulous TEAM at Baja Betty’s, our amazing COMMUNITY and all our VISITORS coming to HILLCREST from out of town...we are truly HUMBLED and BLESSED," wrote Chicote on a Facebook post.
During the current state of California "Purple Tier" during the COVID-19 pandemic, Baja Betty's is open daily from 12 to 9 pm, and 10 am to 9 pm on the weekends. Full-service outdoor dining is available, as well as takeout.
Baja Betty's website is here.