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La Fiesta Mexicana in Westchester, Florida – CLOSED

Folks are always talking about the lack of “Authentic” Mexican restaurants in South Florida but they must be looking in the wrong places. I seem to run into them all over the place. Even the bad authentic places are better than the brightly lit Tex-Mex “cantinas” chains all over Miami. How authentic is La Fiesta Mexicana? Well, there were only … Continue reading

You know what’s really good? Tamale at Taqueria El Mexicano in Little Havana

You know what’s really good? The tamale at Taqueria El Mexicano in Little Havana. I love tamales but seem to have trouble finding exceptional ones. I waltzed into Taqueria El Mexicano looking to enjoy a Cochinita Pibil Taco and left a giant fan of their tamale. It had a moist Pork filling and deliciously light and not overbearing red sauce. … Continue reading

The MexZican Gourmet Food Truck

The MexZican Gourmet – Miami Street Food Truck

The MexZican Gourmet Truck is the creation of celebrity Chef Zé Carlos Jiménez from Mexico. The menu consists of Tacos, Quesadillas, Toztadas, & Tortas but that can change any any moment. Be on the lookout for when there’s Cochinita Pibil on the menu. The must have item is The Legacy! Follow the MexZican Gourmet on Twitter: OR at their restaurant … Continue reading

The MexZican Gourmet Food Truck

MexZican Gourmet – Miami Food Truck

The MexZican Gourmet food trucks is making its debut at the Miami Street Food Court (65th and Bird Road) on Thursday December 23rd. The truck is the creation of celebrity Chef Zé Carlos Jiménez. It’s menu is a mix of traditional Mexican and American favorites. Check out a video about Chef Zé Carlos Jiménez: And what about some food pics: … Continue reading

Taqueria Tres Amigos – Half Moon Bay, California

What I probably liked best about Taqueria Tres Amigos is that there is an unlimited nacho/salsa bar. This taqueria is not “authentic” Mexican food but it does a good job with the flavors. The Torta Mexicana is like a Pan con Bistec (Cuban Steak Sandwich) but tastier.The bread was buttery and  way crispy. It was loaded with chili peppers which … Continue reading

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Jacalito Taqueria Mexicana In Miami, Florida

Jacalito Taqueria Mexicana is owned by the same folks as Mi Rinconcito Mexicano (a big time favorite of mine). Since this is a Taqueria (Taco Shop), the menu focuses on Tacos, Enchiladas, Quesadillas & Burritos. The decor might need to be worked on a little bit because I don’t understand why there’s an inflatable plane hanging above one of the … Continue reading