Tequila Comida & Cantina

Visited the long awaited opening of Tequila Comida &Cantina this evening for dinner. This newest addition to the Los Portales family of food purveyors is just trying out its sea legs with the refurbished space formerly occupied by Olo Cantina. You are greeted with a bolillo roll and red and green salsas or olive oil for dipping. I enjoyed my El Guapo cerveza and my Mole Pipian de Cuerdo My husband’s Tacos de Chicharones were very good, full of fried pork belly and pickled onions. The bar is fully stocked and Margaritas are excellent. The bartender is always willing to … Continue reading Tequila Comida & Cantina

Sabor a Cabo Rural

From the moment you enter the grounds of Restaurante/Huerta Los Tamarindos to the very last bite you are transported to the hacienda atmosphere of the true Mexico.   From the tacos de cabron to the tamales of sweet potato and pork in banana leaves to the oyster and fish roe shooters.  WHAT A TREAT! Muchas gracias a El Office! Tuna sopes were spectacular.  Not to mention the tacos de res and the tequila tastings. Chef Silva and company have given the Cabo foodie community another reason to celebrate! There were also some homemade empanadas dulces and other posters and pastellitos to … Continue reading Sabor a Cabo Rural

Smith Public Trust, D.C

The up-and-coming Brooklands area has a few tricks up its sleeves.  Busboys and Poets, Brookland Pint, & pizza, Steel Plate and Smith Public Trust.  Had the occasion to enjoy dinner at Smith Public Trust this evening, and enjoy we did!     Just like that picture, the chef is winking at us with his eclectic, adventuresome menu.  The restaurant’s decor is also wink and nod “spare” but homey.    We sampled the Pork Belly Bahn MI, the Public Burger, and the Austin Texas Street tacos and we were not disappointed by anything.  Prices are reasonable and Happy Hour makes an early … Continue reading Smith Public Trust, D.C