Browsing the "Mexican" Category

Sal Y Limon

Sal y Limon: Marinated Perfection

My coworker told me about a fantastic place in Vancouver called Sal y Limon. They sell authentic mexican cuisine such as burritos, tacos, tortas, and other things too. They are located in a small plaza on Kingsway and Fraser close to [...]

June 8, 2013 Four Beakers, Mexican, Mount Pleasant/Main Street
Patron Tacos & Cantina

Patron Tacos & Cantina: Lunch Time

Patron Tacos & Cantina is located on Robson street at Cambie Street. The interior is like a Mexican restaurant with a sports bar. There are tons of TVs everywhere, so no matter which seat you have, you can be in [...]

May 21, 2013 lunch, Mexican, Two Beakers, Yaletown
Tacofino Commissary

Tacofino Commissary: Hello Churros

We went to Tacofino Commissary on a weekend to catch their brunch. Tacofino has come a long way since their days of running a food truck in Tofino, BC. I can remember having my first bite of Tacofino Cantina and [...]

April 13, 2013 Hastings-Sunrise, Mexican, Three Beakers
La Casita Vancouver

La Casita: $5 Burritos and $3 Margaritas in Vancouver

La Casita is a Mexican Restaurant in Gastown. One day, M, cruzpresso and I were looking for a place to eat and stumbled upon La Casita and was curious how the food would be. If you come for the specials, [...]

December 17, 2012 Four Beakers, Gastown, Mexican
Chipotle Vancouver

Chipotle Vancouver: It’s Finally Open and We Ate Everything

My last taste of Chipotle Mexican Grill was the past Summer in New York. I have been left Chipotle-less for 6 months and when I got word that Chipotle was coming to Vancouver, I jumped for joy and so did [...]

December 13, 2012 Downtown, Fast Food, Mexican, Three Beakers

Casa Romero: Mexican Cuisine in Boston, MA

On our first night in Boston, we decided to go to Casa Romero in the Back Bay area. We heard they had some great authentic Mexican food. It took us a while to find this place because it was hidden [...]

June 20, 2012 Back Bay, Mexican, Three Beakers

Chronic Taco Cantina: Introduction Of A New Menu

Foodology Disclaimer: I was invited to try out their new menu, but I tried to keep the review as unbiased as I could. The review does not guarantee 100% similar service you might normally get from this restaurant. Chronic Taco [...]

April 4, 2012 Gastown, Mexican, Pub/Bar, Three Beakers

La Casita Botanas Dining Package Review

Foodology Disclaimer: approached me to try out their “LA CASITA BOTANAS” dining package and write a review about it. I got a complementary dining package for myself and I brought along Abbytizer to keep the review as unbiased as [...]

March 22, 2012 Downtown, Four Beakers, Mexican

Bandidas Taqueria: Vegetarian Mexican Brunch

When AdventureTimeGirl was in town, I took her to Banditas Taqueria since it is a very popular vegetarian restaurant for bunch. We actually went twice in one weekend since she enjoyed it so much. The prices are quite fair and [...]

March 4, 2012 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Four Beakers, Mexican, Vegetarian

Chronic Tacos Cantina: Taco, Taco, Taco

Chronic Tacos opened up their third location in Gastown! Since I saw a Social Shopper deal, I quickly got it! I’ve been to another location and the food was good. This Chronic Taco location is much larger and has 2 [...]

February 23, 2012 Gastown, Mexican, Three Beakers

Chipotle Mexican Grill: Delicious Food Beyond the Border

Chipotle is a chain fast food restaurant in the United States, they have a few on the eastern side of Canada too. Since TaiwaneseGirl was raving about how she wanted it SO badly, we went to grab some lunch. We [...]

February 14, 2012 Fast Food, Four Beakers, Kid Friendly, Lynnwood, Mexican

Raging Bull Mesquite Grill Food Truck: Open for Breakfast and Lunch

A new food truck has popped up on Granville St & Dunsmuir St called Raging Bull Mesquite Grill. They only use prime cut sirloin and organic chicken. Its smoked with mesquite wood. They are open quite early at 8am and sell [...]

January 3, 2012 BBQ, Downtown, Food Carts, Mexican, Streetcart, Two Beakers

Tacofino Blue Food Truck: It’s all about the Burrito

I saw that there was another Tacofino truck near Burrard, but it had a different name “Tacofino Blue”. When I got there I just laughed because it was actually blue. I spent the whole morning trying to figure out how [...]

November 9, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Four Beakers, Mexican, Streetcart

Bandidas Taqueria: Vegetarian Tacos!

Bandidas Taqueria is a vegetarian Mexican joint on Commercial that sells some amazing vegetarian tacos. Since I have not seen Eva in a while, so some taco from Bandidas Taquria seemed fitting since she’s a vegetarian. The interior is very [...]

October 10, 2011 Commercial Drive / Grandview, Four Beakers, Mexican, Vegetarian

Vallarta’s Mexican Restaurant: Burrito Packed Full of Shrimp

  I came to Vallarta’s Mexican Restaurant a while ago and it’s a really great hole in the wall restaurant with huge delicious portions. They serve up authentic Mexican food which will tingle your taste buds. Last time they ran [...]

September 7, 2011 Mexican, Renfrew-Collingwood

TacoFino Cantina Food Truck: Taco, Taco, Taco

Tacofino is another new food truck hitting the streets of Downtown Vancouver. Located on Howe Street and Robson Street. Tacofino originated from Tofino, BC thus their name Taco”fino”. They have spent the past 2 years operating on the island, but [...]

July 29, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Four Beakers, Mexican, Seafood, Streetcart

Vallarta’s Mexican Restaurant: Amazing Hole in the Wall

M has discovered that Vallarta’s Mexican Restaurant has one of the best Mexican foods in Vancouver. A few months ago, M wanted to take me here, but then as the girl I am, I scolded him for taking me to [...]

June 8, 2011 Four Beakers, Mexican, Renfrew-Collingwood

Arturo’s Mexico To Go Food Truck: Awkward Experience

Another stroll near Waterfront and I wanted to check out Arturo’s Mexico To Go. I’ve never heard of a Mexican Themed Food Truck, so I look my lunch break to head on over. They actually have a pretty HUGE food [...]

April 23, 2011 Downtown, Food Carts, Mexican, Streetcart, Three Beakers