El Molino is located in the back of a strip mall, but don’t be intimidated by the stark surroundings. It’s a working tortilla factory that also serves food in a small, five-table waiting area. Juicy carnitas tacos, each made with three tortillas fresh off the machine, are very tasty. There’s also a juice bar, and you can get fresh masa to make your own tortillas at home. Worth a trip if you live within 60 miles of the place, says Johnny E..
Tortilleria El Molino [East Bay]
1500 Monument Blvd., Concord
El Molino Tortilla Factory in Concord