Pinches Tacos features upscale fast-food Mexican dishes such as tortas, tacos and burritos. It is located on the third floor of the Santa Monica Place mall, with easy access from the parking garages and mall elevator. Situated at the east end of the food court, diners can order off of a digital screen that displays up-to-date menus and meal options. Guests also have the option of eating inside or outdoors on the patio, which overlooks the ocean. The indoor space is bright and still lets in plenty of sunlight with its two walls of windows.