Houston, TX: Tacos & Queso + Carne Asada + Chocolate Tres Leches

Tacos often get a bad name for not having enough filling and not having enough flavor. Let me be the first to tell you that these tacos will take you to a happy place that you’ve never been before. Stuffed full of ingredients and packed full of flavor, there’s no way you can’t love every bite. From left to right, these are the republican, the democrat and the american. Freshly prepared with some mind blowing combinations. Carve out at least two visits here…one visit just isn’t enough.

Address: Torchy’s Tacos, 2400 Times Blvd, Houston, TX 77005

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And just when you thought the tacos were the only highlight for Torchy’s, along comes this gem. At first glance you might ask yourself, “but it’s just queso dip, what’s so good about that?”. Well let me tell you that under that blanket of delicious queso is one of mankind’s greatest discoveries, guacamole. You’ve never seen true love until you feast your eyes on the mixing of these two model citizens of flavor town. Definitely save some room for this, you’ll never forget it.

Address: Torchy’s Tacos, 2400 Times Blvd, Houston, TX 77005

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If your bucket list doesn’t have Cyclone Anaya’s Carne Asada on it, your list definitely isn’t complete. This picture already says more than 1000 words but let me give you a few. Decadent, delicious, perfectly prepared and most importantly…simply scrumptious. This steak is everything you’ve ever dreamed of and put it together with everything else and it’s practically artwork. You’d be doing yourself a disservice if you didn’t indulge in this dish.

If you like seafood ceviche, the little less liquidy kind, that’s spectacular here too. And for the 21 and over crowd, if you want a drink that’s going to have you feeling real nice, try the frozen house Margarita with an upside bottle of champagne, it’s too good to miss out on.

Address: Cyclone Anaya’s, 309 Gray St #111, Houston, TX 77002

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Dessert…some say its good for your mental health, and this definitely is. This chocolate tres leches cake is out of bounds, simple as that. Just when you thought normal tres leches couldn’t get any better, you stumble upon its chocolate relative and think to yourself, “it’s a good time to be alive”. Must try for anybody who likes tres leches or chocolate.

Address: Chocolate Bar, 309 Gray St #111, Houston, TX 77002

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