Category Archives: Mexican

Takorea, Austin TX

The taco truck is no stranger to Austin, but the Korean taco trucks that have become popular in LA are a new development here. We recently checked out TaKorea, which is located on the southeast corner of the intersection of … Continue reading

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Irrational Obsession: Willy's, Atlanta GA

This is the very image of happiness, what some would call a shit-eating grin: This is Eliza savoring her favorite–I’m not exaggerating–her favorite thing to eat. That’s right. More than anything else in the world, Eliza loves veggie burritos from … Continue reading

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Juan In A Million: No Additional Puns Required

A friend of mine was in town this weekend for ACL. So we took her to one of our tried and true Austin favorites: Juan In A Million. We thought we were being savvy by staying away from anything near … Continue reading

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Rainy Day Tacos: Taqueria Arandas

Taqueria Arandas has locations all over town. On a recent rainy day, we stopped by #3. Arandas is what’s called a “Jalisco style” taqueria, a term I picked up over at the excellent Taco Town blog. Nice lettering on the … Continue reading

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Azul Tequila, Where Have You Been All My Life?

The first Christmas after Eliza moved to Austin, I gave her all Austin-themed gifts. One of these “gifts” was kind of like that bowling ball Homer gave Marge. It was The Fearless Critic restaurant guide. On the cardboard display stand … Continue reading

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First Stop: L&S Taqueria, Luling TX

Barely an hour outside of Austin, in Luling, we spotted a place called L&S Taqueria. We liked the looks of their hand-painted sign and their “refuse service to anyone” attitude. Turns out those handcrafted signs were harbinger of very good … Continue reading

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