Browsing the "Mexican" Category

TAKO: Korean-Mexican Fusion Taco Shop in Vancouver

Tacqueria Koreano, aka TAKO is a new fusion Korean and Mexican Taco shop right by Stadium Skytrain Station. One of my favourite fusion cuisines is Korean and Mexican, the flavours meld pretty good together. There have been other food trucks [...]

October 20, 2016 Downtown, Fusion, Korean, Mexican

Sushirrito: Sushi Burrito in Palo Alto

Sushirrito is the original sushi burrito concept before it went big around the world. When I was in San Francisco and Palo Alto, I knew I had to check this place out. Sushirrito is made-to-order with a mix of Asian [...]

October 11, 2016 Fusion, Japanese, Kid Friendly, lunch, Mexican, Palo Alto, Three Beakers

Hugo’s Churros at McArthur Glen Designer Outlet

Hugo’s Tacos & Churros is a popular place at McArthur Glen Designer Outlet. When they had their pop-up a year ago, they were met with great success and people would make the trip out to Richmond just for a taste [...]

October 10, 2016 Dessert, Mexican, Richmond, Three Beakers

Arguello: Lunch at the Presidio of San Francisco

Arguello is located in the historic Presidio Officers’ Club. They serve up Mexican cuisine capturing the cultural heritage of the Presidio and a contemporary bar with craft cocktails. Chef Traci Des Jardins put together their menu for Arguello. I was invited by [...]

October 6, 2016 lunch, Mexican, San Francisco, Two Beakers

Mag’s 99: Fried Chicken and Chimichanga in Squamish

Mag’s 99 is a Fried Chicken and Mexican Cantina in Squamish just on the highway. If you’ve driven past Squamish, it is most likely you would have noticed their signs with phrases that change often. I’ve passed by a few [...]

September 15, 2016 Mexican, Squamish, Three Beakers

La Mezcaleria: Weekend Brunch

La Mezcaleria has been on Commercial Drive now for quite a few years as a Mexican Cantina. For brunch they infuse traditional Mexican flavours with West Coast influence. When I think of La Mezcaleria, I never thought they had brunch. It [...]

December 17, 2015 Brunch, Commercial Drive / Grandview, Mexican, Three Beakers

Disco Cheetah: Korean Fusion Food Truck

Disco Cheetah Food Truck was outside my work place this week and since they were only a few steps outside our building, I just had to get a bite for lunch. They serve up Tacos, Burritos and Quesadilla with a [...]

June 4, 2015 Food Carts, Korean, Mexican, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Tacomio: New Restaurant in Gastown

Tacomio is a new taco place that opened up near Tinsel Town. The corner of Abbot and Hastings was marred by a run down hotel, but since then has been torn down and rebuilt as nice retail locations. There is [...]

March 4, 2015 Gastown, lunch, Mexican, Two Beakers

Cactus Taqueria: Mexican Food in Hollywood

When in Los Angeles, get your Uber driver to recommend places to eat. Thats what we did. We really wanted Mexican food, but it was so hard finding something close to the place we were staying at. It’s pretty hard [...]

March 3, 2015 California, Four Beakers, Hollywood, Mexican

TacoTime: Mexi-Fries Poutine

I love going to food courts and having a quick meal. I love it even more when a fast food joint is offering up limited time offer menu items. When I was at TacoTime, I saw they were selling the [...]

January 26, 2015 Fast Food, Mexican, North Burnaby

Chipotle Mexican Grill: Toronto

No matter where I go in the world, there’s always time to stop at a Chipotle for a quick meal. There are currently only 4 locations in Toronto and the one I went to was just right near Eaton’s Centre. [...]

August 25, 2014 Downtown/Ryerson University, Fast Food, Kid Friendly, lunch, Mexican, Three Beakers

Taqueria Playa Tropical: Mexican Cuisine in New Westminster

Taqueria Playa Tropical has been a staple in the New Westminster neighbourhood. I hear people raving about the Mexican food all the time. While I was in the neighbourhood, M and I stopped here for lunch. I really like Mexican [...]

April 27, 2014 lunch, Mexican, New Westminster, Three Beakers

Tacos el Gordo: Amazing Tacos in Vegas

Tacos el Gordo is located at the North end of the Strip. We took a taxi here as we didn’t want to walk from our Hotel. It’s kinda close to Encore and Wynn. They are known for some good tacos. [...]

April 14, 2014 Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Las Vegas, Late Night, Mexican

Salsa & Agave: Mexican Cuisine in Yaletown

I headed to Salsa and Agave Mexican Grill to meet up with fellow blogger – Sharon M Fung. I always pass by this restaurant and never stopped by to try their food until now. Their menu looked good for lunch [...]

March 27, 2014 lunch, Mexican, Two Beakers, Yaletown

La Mezcaleria: Mezcal, Tacos and Enchiladas

La Mezcaleria was created by the same people as La Taqueria. They are the first mexican restaurant offering the finest small batch mezcal, tequila and cocktails from different regions of Mexico. You will find it as a good drinking place with some Mexican [...]

January 31, 2014 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Late Night, Mexican, Tapas, Three Beakers
Taco Time

Taco Time: Taco Tuesday for 99 cents

On Tuesdays, lines at the Taco Time in Pacific Centre gets quite long. People want a quick and cheap lunch. I was doing some shopping at noon and needed a very very quick lunch before heading back to work. As [...]

December 12, 2013 Canadian, Downtown, Fast Food, Mexican, One Beaker
Bien Trucha

Bien Trucha: Mexican Food in Geneva, IL

We headed into the suburbs to Geneva for some yummy Mexican food at Bien Trucha. It was a long drive from the city, but this little suburb is quite nice with a river flowing right through it. We went to [...]

October 5, 2013 Four Beakers, Geneva, Mexican
Taco Diablo

Taco Diablo: Mexican Food in Evanston

Taco Diablo is a Mexican restaurant in Evanston, Illinois. BaguetteGirl said I have to try some Mexican food before I left Chicago. The restaurant was quite cute and it was quite funny to see all the devil paintings. We came [...]

October 1, 2013 Evanston, Mexican, Three Beakers