Total Time
6hrs 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 6 hrs

These are the classic south Texas style beef fajitas: thinly sliced marinated flank steak rolled in a soft tortilla and served with all the fajita fixin's. Served at Chevys Fresh Mex in San Diego.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. To marinate the steak:.
  2. Place the meat in a resealable container.
  3. Pour the marinade over the meat and move the meat around to make sure it's evenly coated.
  4. Marinate in the refrigerator 6 to 8 hours.
  5. To grill the steak:.
  6. Place the beef on the grill, directly over the coals, and leave undisturbed until grill marks form, then rotate the meat 90 degrees to create a second set of marks.
  7. After 2 to 3 minutes, turn the beef to cook on the other side, using the same technique to form the grill marks.
  8. Transfer the beef to a work surface and slice.
  9. To serve:.
  10. Serve the steak in a soft warm tortilla, with guacamole (recipe 242317), Pico de Gallo (recipe 240039), grated cheddar cheese, shredded lettuce, sour cream, jalapeno slices, refried beans and Mexican Rice.
Most Helpful

I actually just made this over the weekend and it is very good. I love chevys and got the recipe from their cookbook. The only thing I will do different next time is add in more mexican seasonings. The flavor is awesome but has more asian flavor than mexican.

cali~jenn January 19, 2010

Very nice marinade, so perfect for a late Sunday dinner after feeding the cows and closing the door behind us. Stoked the fire and this light dinner was before us. I followed this exactly, but had some sliced onion & green pepper so I put them in the old iron skillet to soften, and the steak, cut in strips cooked until heated through~and the rest is history. Very yummy~Made for *I Recommend* Tag Game Fall 2008

Andi of Longmeadow Farm November 16, 2008

Very good!! I made as directed, the only thing we did differently was grill it a bit longer, since we like our meat a little more on the medium well side. Very tender and tasty. A great recipe - thanks for posting!

Color Guard Mom September 28, 2007