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Taquerias El Mexicano

From its red- and green-striped exterior to the colorful rooster sculpture that stands outside the door, Taquerias El Mexicano has the feel of a Mexican tienda. Pinatas hang from the ceiling, and rows of Mexican spices for sale grace the wall behind the counter. Service is a little slow at times. If you visit during lunch, you'll likely spend a full hour here. All meals start with sometimes-greasy chips and salsa. The carne asada, cochinita pibil, or al pastor tacos are tasty choices. If you just can't choose one menu item, order a combo such as the taco, tostada, and enchilada.
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Details
  • Price: $
  • Hours: Sunday & Monday 10:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; Tuesday & Wednesday 10:30 a.m.-11 p.m.; Thursday 10:30 a.m.-2 a.m.; Friday & Saturday 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Outdoor seating: Open-air patio
  • Alcohol: Beer/Wine
  • Reservations: Not necessary
  • Parking: Metered
  • Extra Services: Banquet Facilities
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