¡Vamos! is a good bet if you’re with a big group looking to get hammered at brunch. Is this the most authentic Mexican food around? Absolutely not, but their brunch deal is exceptional – and kind of hilarious. Your meal is free if you drink five alcoholic beverages. So basically, Vamos! is paying you to drink.
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A conveniently located restaurant in Midtown that’s more than just convenient. The food and service at Covina are great.
Eleven Madison Park
Fancy though it may be, Eleven Madison Park is surprisingly lively. But make no mistake, this is fine dining at its most serious.
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La Contenta is a Mexican bar and restaurant on the Lower East Side that’s the ultimate neighborhood hang for fish tacos and tequila.
Tortilleria Los Hermanos
Down the street from the L train Jefferson stop in Bushwick, you'll find the a garage serving some of the city’s best tacos.
As we’re all well aware, Mexican food in Manhattan generally blows. Empellon hasn’t come to save the day, but it isn’t adding to the problem either. While nothing blew us away, the food was solid with the good outweighing the bad.
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