Taco Topics & Events

Upscale Mexican vs Casual Taco Spots

What proceeds are ramblings on tacos: So upscale/gourmet vs casual Mexican, what's better and yes it's only my opinion. Like trying to make a gourmet hot dog, a real street taco loses its appeal and simplicity. A classic taco consists of meat, cilantro and onions. Tacos often are double wrapped in tortillas; most people think… Continue reading Upscale Mexican vs Casual Taco Spots

Flats Fix Dining Area - New York, NY
Flatiron District - Manhattan, New York Tacos, Top Rated, Vegetarian Friendly

Flats Fix Taco and Tequila Bar – Manhattan, New York – Flatiron District

First, let's start with the awesome location in the Flatiron District. If the location and neon "BAR" sign out front looks familiar it was once Live Bait, a spot for oysters and happy hour. Upon walking in you'll find some neon lights, a long bar, and a back area with booths and tables. Some of… Continue reading Flats Fix Taco and Tequila Bar – Manhattan, New York – Flatiron District

Surf Taco
Baja-Cali Style, Belmar, Hoboken, New Jersey Tacos, Taco Reviews, Vegetarian Friendly

Surf Taco – Belmar, NJ

The simple phrase and rule at Surf Taco "Do the combo" that's at least the line my family uses after a day at the beach down the New Jersey shore in the summer. We are of course referring to the Surf Taco Combo #1. Please don't confuse this with Lou Bega's 1999 hit Mambo #5.… Continue reading Surf Taco – Belmar, NJ

Fins Cabo Taco & East West Taco
Baja-Cali Style, New Jersey Tacos, Sea Grit

FINS Tropicali Cuisine – Sea Girt, NJ

"Down the shore" in New Jersey there are a few locations for FINS Tropicali Cuisine. It's a nice place to stop in during a New Jersey beach day in the summer. This spot is a fusion Mexican spot it mixes California chill vibes and fresh good food. I usually will frequent the Sea Grit New… Continue reading FINS Tropicali Cuisine – Sea Girt, NJ

Boston, Massachusetts Tacos

La Casa De Pedro – Boston, MA

*Noted Change 12/27/18: Boston Location has closed Watertown, MA location still open. Working at an event for the Boston auto show, I needed to eat something quick and close by, tacos saved me again. A walk from the convention center I found La Casa De Pedro. The restaurant has two sides a small pick up… Continue reading La Casa De Pedro – Boston, MA