Experience a taste of

Oaxaca, Mexico

Tierra del Sol Cuisine brings authentic Mexican-Oaxacan food from recipes passed down from generations to you.

SE Portland | Portland Mercado
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Tetela de Frijol

A thick, handmade organic blue corn tortilla filled with homemade black beans. Cooked in avocado leaves & chile. Topped with queso fresco & sour cream.
$5.50/ each

Tlayuda (enough for 2!)

14 in. crispy corn tortilla topped with asiento (chicarrón bits) black beans, queso Oaxaca, cabbage, tomatoes, red onions, radish, queso fresco, cilantro, and avocado.

Mole Enchiladas

Fresh organic blue corn tortillas filled with your choice of chicken breast, Oaxaca cheese, sauteed mushrooms, nopalitos, or veggie stew. Served with a side of rice & beans.


A fresh, handmade organic blue corn tortilla filled with Oaxaca cheese your choice of meat or veggies. Served with lettuce, tomato, avocado & sour cream on the side.


Made with fresh organic blue corn tortilla with your choice of meat or veggies topped with cilantro and onion. Served with radish slice and lemon wedge.
$3 / each

Del Sol's Bowl

Make your own bowl with your choice of meat or veggies mixed with rice, black beans, lettuce, pico de gallo, limon & avocado.


Mole Coloradito (Red Mole)

This is a traditional Oaxaca mole sauce. Served on top of chicken with rice and beans on the side.

Pipian de Pollo (Green Mole)

Our town’s traditional green mole sauce made with chicken broth, pumpkin seeds, jalapeño, hierba santa leaves & other regional spices. Served with chicken, rice, black beans, and tortillas



our story

Locally sourced ingredients to delight your taste buds

Using fresh and quality ingredients, Tierra del Sol introduces you to the rich history of traditional cuisine from Oaxaca, Mexico. From our enchiladas and aguas frescas, to our tlayudas and tetelas, these handmade dishes will make you feel at home instantly. Our specialties include authentic moles, made with the spices from the Mixteca Region of Oaxaca, Enchiladas, Empanadas de Amarillo to Tetelas and Tlayudas. Our tacos are renowned across Portland, being voted the best tacos in PDX on National Taco day in 2017. Visit us at our food truck at Portland Mercado today!


Happy customers

“Love love love this taco truck! Authentic Oaxacan food with delicious blue masa tortillas. Bonus for me is that it’s all gluten free. Their beans are always on point and friendly staff to serve you!”
Angeline J.
“The tlayudas was AMAZING! seriously some of the best food I’ve tasted. The Portland Mercado setting is fantastic. My new favorite place to eat in Portland!”

“Tucked away inside El Mercado is this tiny unassuming taco truck. Inside the truck some of the best tacos in PDX are created. I’m not kidding. After trying numerous taco places…I finally found an amazing taco place.”

Will R.