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Fried Fish Sandwich Recipe

Fried Fish Sandwich Recipe

Embark on a culinary adventure as we delve into the tantalizing flavors of the Fried Fish Sandwich recipe, a delightful creation that originates from the esteemed Leblanc Los Cabos resort.

Fried Fish Sandwich


  • Sandwich Roll or Ciabatta
  • Chipotle Mayonnaise
  • Chipotle Coleslaw
  • Fried Fish


Click on the following links for the recipes:

  1. Mexican Tempura Fried Fish
  2. Chipotle coleslaw
  3. Chipotle Mayonnaise



Step 1
Compile the sandwich after making the chipotle mayo, the chipotle coleslaw and the fried fish. I prefer to toast the bread, add the chipotle mayo, the fried fish, and then the chipotle coleslaw.

See Recipes below for each layer of the taco:

Mexican Tempura Fried Fish


  • 4 fish filets (tilapia or other like fish)
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 tablespoon granulated onion (or powder)
  • 1.5 tablespoons granulated garlic (or powder)
  • 2 teaspoons ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon thyme
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1.5 teaspoons chile powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 4 teaspoons salt
  • 1 light beer (like bud or stella)
  • 1/4-1/2 cup water


Video making Fried Fish for Fish Tacos


Step 1
In a deep pot, heat vegetable oil to 370-375 degrees F. Keep the oil at this temperature and make sure it stays consistent.
Step 2
Mix together the dry ingredients, using a whisk to make sure the spices and flour are mixed well.
Step 3
Add the beer and using a whisk, mix together. Add a little water and mix until you get to the correct consistency (view video for consistency if you aren't sure).
Step 4
Set aside a plate with paper towels to drain the fish
Step 5
Slice fish if you want fish tacos. Gently dip fish into batter then into the oil. Gently turn the fish over as it is frying and be sure to fry in small batches. Drain on paper towels. Serve in tacos, burritos, sandwiches or just all by itself.

Chipotle Coleslaw


  • 1/4 red onion (thinly sliced)
  • 2 carrots (grated)
  • 1/4 bunch cilantro (chopped)
  • 2 cups cabbage (chopped)
  • 1/2 lime (juice from lime)
  • 2 tablespoons chipotle mayonnaise (see notes for recipe)


Chipotle Mayonnaise Recipe


Step 1
Mix all ingredients together. Let it set for about 10 minutes before serving.

Chipotle Mayonnaise


  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 teaspoon chipotle sauce (from Chipotle Peppers in Adobo)

Fried Fish Sandwich Recipe by Dish Ditty
Fried Fish Sandwich Recipe by Dish Ditty

Embark on a culinary adventure as we delve into the tantalizing flavors of the Fried Fish Sandwich recipe, a delightful creation that originates from the esteemed Leblanc Los Cabos resort. Picture yourself basking in the sun-kissed paradise of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula, where the azure waters of the Sea of Cortez meet golden sandy beaches. It is here, within the luxurious confines of Leblanc Los Cabos, that you had the privilege of partaking in a captivating cooking class led by none other than the resort’s esteemed head chef.

Inspired by the region’s bountiful seafood and vibrant culinary traditions, the Fried Fish Sandwich embodies the essence of coastal indulgence. This recipe showcases the impeccable craftsmanship and expertise of the head chef, who graciously shared the secrets behind this delectable creation. Imagine the crispy, golden-brown exterior that encases succulent fillets of fresh fish, delicately seasoned and fried to perfection. Each bite offers a harmonious symphony of flavors, as the fish effortlessly blends with tangy tartar sauce, vibrant lettuce, and juicy slices of tomato, all enveloped within a soft, toasted bun. The recipe encapsulates the essence of Leblanc Los Cabos, transporting you back to the enchanting coastal paradise with every mouthwatering bite. Whether you’re reminiscing about your memorable stay or seeking to recreate a taste of culinary bliss, the Fried Fish Sandwich recipe is a cherished memento of your immersive cooking experience at Leblanc Los Cabos.

Visit the Facebook group for Leblanc Los Cabos:

There is a couple of great Facebook groups out there for traveling to Palace or Leblanc resorts. For the resort this recipe was from, visit the Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos Palace Resorts Guests & Members Page

Also, be sure to join the Moon Girl – Palace Resorts Traveler Information page for insights into all the palace resorts. There is a video of our entire adventure being taught the ins and outs of Mexican cuisine by Chef Edgar. Click here to watch the video taken by Mimi for all the recipes that were taught as part of our cooking class (you must join the group to see the video). Be sure to connect with Mimi Cairns if you want to book a trip to any of the Palace or Leblanc resorts.

I have put a couple articles together from my travels to Leblanc Spa Resort Los Cabos, please feel free to read to get a better idea on what to expect when traveling there as well as the best ways to book to get the most benefits and the best pricing.

Luxurious Vacation to Leblanc Los Cabos

The Nitty Gritty… Palace and Leblanc Resorts

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