Illegal Pete’s

Illegal Pete’s is basically a Chipotle but on steroids and much higher quality meats. They also offer way more toppings than your typical Chipotle or Qdoba. And their queso is actually worth eating….looking at you Chipotle. Let me pause by saying, there is nothing wrong with Chipotle, in fact I am a frequent flyer…but let’sContinue reading “Illegal Pete’s”

Iguana Mexican Grill

Iguana Mexican Grill has been around for a very very long time. They used to have a location on Western, but moved to the 16th street location way back when I was in Middle school (maybe highschool). I remember going her almost every tuesday in Highschool for taco tuesday and would always stop in whenContinue reading “Iguana Mexican Grill”

Cochino Taco

If Denver does one thing right it is tacos! They have a plethora of taco spots and that is a great thing for me because we all know that tacos are like my number one favorite food. This place has two locations – one in Englewood and one in Denver – we explored the DenverContinue reading “Cochino Taco”

Elote

Corn is a summer staple! There are so many ways to cook it and it adds a sweetness and crunch to any dish! Elote is a traditional Mexican dish using corn as the star. Most elote will come as a whole ear of corn that they slather with mayo+sour cream mix and sprinkle with cheeseContinue reading “Elote”

Rancho Bravo

RANCHO BRAVO – two locations in Cap Hill and Wallingford serving up some classic tacos and other Mexican dishes. We ordered the Carnitas and Shredded Beef. These are as basic as it gets. They come filled with meat and topped with diced onions and cilantro and served with your choice of salsa verde or rojaContinue reading “Rancho Bravo”

TNT Taqueria

TNT TAQUERIA – located in Wallingford, is a little walk up window serving up tacos and more! They open at 8am so you can get your breakfast taco fill as well! I used to come here all the time for breakfast tacos, breakfast burritos, and their churros. I had never actually tried their regular tacosContinue reading “TNT Taqueria”

Pablo y Pablo

PABLO Y PABLO – located near Fremont serving up some very unique tacos. We ordered 2 tacos – Al Pastor and Banh Mi. The Al Pastor has grilled pineapple, bacon, habanero salsa, red onion and cilantro. It is a unique take on the traditional Al Pastor taco. The flavor was incredible and you get aContinue reading “Pablo y Pablo”

Steak Street Tacos

Here we are again with another taco recipe – we all know my love (and slight obsession) with tacos. This recipe is probably my best yet though. It’s easy and the closest I have gotten to authentic street tacos that I crave on a regular basis. It is also probably the fewest ingredients I haveContinue reading “Steak Street Tacos”

Gracia

GRACIA – this cute little spot is located in Ballard serving up some incredible tacos. We ordered 3 – Al Pastor (top), Campechanos (middle), and Shrimp (bottom). The Campechanos was our favorite – it was filled with carne aside, bacon, chorizo, roasted pork, charred tomatillo salsa, onion and radish. The Al Pastor is filled withContinue reading “Gracia”