Restaurant Reviews

Huahua's Taqueria: Quirky Late-Night Eats in South Beach

The pretty cashier at Huahua's Taqueria wears a sombrero. It's bulky, with a wide brim and fuschia splotches that match the chalkboard menu hanging above her head. Some nights, she opts for plastic Wayfarers instead. Stamped with the restaurant's name, the specs have clear lenses, thick rims, and cobalt temples.

But are those just for show?

"I've got my contacts on underneath," she says with a toothy grin one late Friday evening. "These are for fun."

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