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The El Michoacáno Owner is the owner and cook of the restaurant El Michoacáno. He is seen in the background during the Cartel's money exchanges with their dealers.


Better Call Saul[]

Season 2[]

The owner catches Tuco Salamanca snorting a hit of crystal meth, but he doesn't care and continues cleaning the counter. He takes and served Mike Ehrmantraut's order where Mike tells the owner to keep the change. ("Gloves Off")

Season 3[]

The owner permits Hector Salamanca inside the counter to pour a coffee and he gives Hector a stirrer to stir sugar in the coffee. ("Off Brand")

When Nacho Varga breaks the air conditioning system, he suffers from the excessive heat in the kitchen. ("Slip")

Season 4[]

When Lalo Salamanca arrives in Albuquerque, he comes to the restaurant and seemingly forces the owner out of his own kitchen. The owner is made to wait outside in the seating area until Nacho arrives. ("Coushatta")


Better Call Saul[]

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  • His actual responsibilities and job title are slightly ambiguous, as he has been variously credited as:
  • His relation to the Cartel, which uses the restaurant to conduct deals, is also unknown. He may be forced to host the Salamanca drug trade.