photo credit: Alicia Vera
Polanco has every option imaginable when it comes to restaurants. Anzures, the neighborhood just to the south, has Selene. It’s located right underneath a strip club and a couple bigger—and fancier—taquerias, but this is where you’ll find the best al pastor in town. The key difference between Selene and their competitors is the ratio of pastor meat and cheese—theirs features lots of pastor with cheese as a garnish—and the crispiness of their meat. They are the definition of “if you know, you know,” when you ask locals.
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