August 28, 2014

Celebrate International Bacon Day at the SnackShack!

Get Your Bacon On International Bacon Day is celebrated each year on the Saturday before Labor Day. This year, that’s… Read more »

May 2, 2013

Cinco de Mayo Cucapá Brewer's Celebration at Carnitas' Snack Shack!

Join us this Sunday, May 5, 2013 at noon for our Cinco de Mayo Cucapá Brewer’s Celebration at Carnitas’ Snack Shack! Mexicali-style food specials at The Pig Pen!

April 15, 2013

Celebrate Eater Burger Week at Carnitas' Snack Shack

It’s Eater Burger Week – April 15-21, 2013! @CarnitasSnacks has a new #EaterSanDiego Burger with crispy pork belly for $8. #burgerweek

March 28, 2013

Carnitas’ Snack Shack Triple Threat Pork Sandwich is Iconic

Thanks to San Diego Eater for including the Triple Threat Pork Sandwich from Carnitas’ Snack Shack in their list of Iconic Sandwiches of San Diego!

December 13, 2012

Addison Chef Bradley Recommends the Triple Threat Pork Sandwich

William Bradley, Superdiner and Chef at Addison Del Mar, recommends the “Triple Threat” pork sandwich for students on a budget, in the U-T San Diego.

September 5, 2012

Carnitas' Snack Shack Steak Sandwich – Seen in Serious Eats

Our Ribeye Steak Sandwich was featured by Erin Jackson on Serious Eats in A Sandwich A Day. From their website:… Read more »

August 16, 2012

Best French Fries in San Diego

Our French Fries and Poutine were featured in the UT San Diego’s Night + Day Dining Out section this morning!… Read more »

July 12, 2012

National Pork Board Loves Our BLT – Carnitas' Snack Shack

The National Pork Board calls the Shack BLT Sandwich from Carnitas’ Snack shack “the best…” Thank you! The Shack’s BLT… Read more »

March 13, 2012

The Shack BLT Sandwich

The Shack BLT — an awesome combination of bacon, crispy ham, lettuce and tomato only at Carnitas’ Snack Shack. Try… Read more »

March 6, 2012

Carnitas’ Snack Shack – Seen in San Diego Magazine

Whose Poutine is King? The Shack’s Pulled Pork Poutine was featured in San Diego Magazine’s March, 2012 issue. Poutine is… Read more »

March 6, 2012

Pulled Pork Poutine – Carnitas’ Snack Shack

Poutine, poutine, poutine! The Shack’s pulled pork poutine — our version of a Canadian classic — features seasoned French fries… Read more »

February 2, 2012

Super Bowl Sunday Takeout Menu

We’re cooking up a special Super Bowl Sunday takeout menu. We’ll be open for pick-up orders until 7pm, when we’ll… Read more »

January 24, 2012

Carnitas’ Snack Shack – Seen in San Diego Magazine’s New and Notable

We were featured in San Diego Magazine’s New and Notable Restaurants February 2012 issue. Hole Hog When Hanis Cavin read… Read more »

December 17, 2011

Ribeye Steak Sandwich

Try the Shack’s steak sandwich — sliced ribeye steak, melty jalapeño jack cheese, pickled serrano chilis, house chipotle aioli, served… Read more »

December 11, 2011

Triple Threat Pork Sandwich

What is the best pulled pork sandwich in San Diego? The pork sandwich from Carnitas’ Snack Shack – pork loin, pulled pork, crispy bacon, pepperoncini and bell pepper relish, on a locally baked kaiser bun.