About Jacalito Grill
Martin Mayorga came to the United States in 1987 following his american dream. He has lived in Bakersfield since then. Upon his arrival he started to work in El Torito Restaurant in California Avenue as a dishwasher. There, he met Bonifacio Rivas, the restaurant's cook. Now, 25 years later, Mr. Rivas is a cook at one of Martin's restaurants.

Jacalito Grill was established by Martin Mayorga and his compadre Francisco Pinto in 2000 at 1002 Wible Rd. Then Jacalito Grill expanded to two more locations in Fairfax and Auburn in 2002 with Martin Mayorga as the sole proprietorship. 3 years later, the opportunity to open another restaurant arised. In 2005 Jacalito Grill opened its doors at 4803 Panama Ln. In 2009 Hageman and Verdugo locations opened up for business. The truxton location followed up in 2010.

Jacalito Grill strives to cook the best Mexican Food using fresh ingredients. We love to serve people our food and help them enjoy their time here with good service. We understand that people like to come here to have a good time and enjoy a good plate of the best Mexican Food with family or friends.

We love to cook authentic Mexican Food; come and join us. We can cook for you to dine in or to go.

Our Locations


4803 Panama Lane Ste. C1 & C2
Bakersfield, CA 93313

Phone: 834-5834
Fax: 834-5961



10618 Hageman Rd. Ste. A-4
Bakersfield, CA 93312

Phone: 679-7920
Fax: 679-7942