Mexican Food

amigos st kilda

MELBOURNE | Among the buzz of Acland Street in St Kilda, you’ll find the newly revamped Amigos. This Mexican joint has parted ways with its old parent company and said bienvenidos to a new Colombian head chef and menu. Veering away from the heavy, cheesy dishes of its past, Amigos

los vida melbourne cbd

MELBOURNE | Los Vida recently opened in Melbourne’s new upmarket shopping complex, St Collins Lane, and we were keen to see what this Sydney import had to offer when we accepted an invite to dine there. Founded by Sumo Salad director Mark Dopson and Mexico City native Octavio Gomez Haro, Los Vida aims to

coasterra point loma

SAN DIEGO | Coasterra is a ‘Modern Mexican’ restaurant on Harbor Island in Point Loma, and makes use of this location to provide diners with sweeping views of San Diego Bay and the downtown skyline. The $15 million, 28,000-square foot restaurant is part of the Cohn Restaurant Group and was

cantina mayahuel north park

SAN DIEGO | Cantina Mayahuel North Park is a place that’s worth visiting for two reasons. One, the tacos are fantastic and two, it’s one of the best mezcal bars in San Diego. Named after the goddess of the maguey Cantina Mayahuel is a saloon styled bar owned by Larry

south beach bar grille ocean beach

SAN DIEGO | South Beach Bar & Grille Ocean Beach has become a San Diego institution since opening its doors in 1992. Located on Newport Avenue, just off the beach, visitors are treated to that rare combination – a place that serves up food that matches the view if you

jalisco mexican windsor

MELBOURNE | Jalisco Mexican in Windsor is named after the Mexican state which gave birth to many things that we associate with Mexico today – mariachi, tequila, and birria just to name a few. Husband and wife team Ali and Rebecca Kartel created Jalisco simply as a place where they

kogi korean bbq taco truck los angeles

LOS ANGELES | Kogi Korean BBQ Taco Truck is a place that requires a different approach when visiting it for the first time. It opened in 2009, and is considered the originator of the modern “gourmet” form of food truck, one that serves food you’d normally only find in a

dove's luncheonette wicker park

CHICAGO | Dove’s Luncheonette is named after Nelson Algren’s 1956 novel, ‘A Walk on the Wild Side’, in tribute to bygone diners and watering holes. The Wicker Park restaurant aims to be a spot where people from all walks of life can converge to savor a cocktail and delicious meal.

tacos arizas echo park

LOS ANGELES | Tacos Arizas can be found on the stretch of Sunset Boulevard in Echo Park that contains three well established, very popular taco trucks. The neon signage around the relatively small van can be spotted at its location on Logan, just off Sunset, and visitors are greeted with

guisados echo park

LOS ANGELES | Guisados Echo Park is one of five outposts of the cult taco shop that originated in Boyle Heights and, despite its expansion, has managed to keep the quality of its product high. The tacos here are considered by many to be amongst the best in LA and for