Tag Archive for tacos

Taco Nuts

Ruminations on places with good beer, food, and a TV for the NBA Finals brought us to a surprisingly vacant Liberty Station where Taco Nuts – one of the newest vessels in Houston’s food truck fleet – was parked out…

Mi San Luis

Along this corridor between 290 and 249, you run a gauntlet of taco trucks, and the Mi San Luis cart may be the cheapest of them all. At only $1, the tacos are served on comparatively small corn tortillas, but…

Such Great Heights

After stopping by Anvil on Tuesday, I headed over to the edge of the Heights, where El Gran Malo has been garnering buzz with their infused tequilas. EGM took over the space formerly occupied by the quiet, short-lived French restaurant,…

Julia’s Texas Taco

My daily commute takes me from 290 almost to 249 along Bingle/N. Houston Rosslyn, or what I’ve come to think of as la Calle Taquera – Taco Road. There are a plethora of taco trucks like El Grand Taco and El…

La Norteñita

La Nortenita - Pollo Asado

In the current national food truck frenzy, you’ll often hear that Houston boasts a burgeoning new fleet of trucks. And, to be sure, the quality and quantity of trucks that have popped up in the last year is astounding –…

El Grand Taco

El Grand Taco

This is a food stand having reached a state of semi-permanence. Yes, it’s a taco truck, but they have erected a roof structure over some picnic tables in the parking lot of Trovadores’ Cafe – which looks to be a…

El Taco Norteño

El Taco Norteño

El Taco Norteño is one of the many taco trucks parked along Bingle/N. Houston Rosslyn. These are the working class trucks that Houston has long been home to, and I love to hit them up for a cheap lunch when…