Taqueria El Torito brings Mexican flavor to Valerio Plaza

Photo: Tina Larkin, published in Taos News Originally published in Taos News Tacos and burritos are among the most popular Mexican comfort foods. Taqueria El Torito, a taco cart located in Valerio Plaza, offers them in many permutations that go from the mildly spicy taco de asada, made with steak, to a really hot burrito…

Toribio’s: a taste of Mexico in the heart of Taos

Originally published in Taos News The two Toribio’s Many Taoseños are familiar with the name Toribio’s. The Paseo del Pueblo Norte restaurant, which has been in business for 18 years, has built a loyal clientele. Its homemade Mexican food, pura comida Mexicana, as the owner calls it, is tasty and reasonably priced. “We have a…

La Cueva: Full belly, happy heart

Originally published in Taos News The name means “The Cave,” but this cozy restaurant in the heart of downtown Taos doesn’t look like a cave at all. The bright-colored walls, an old kiva fireplace and the wood floors make it inviting and comfortable, without trying too hard. It is small inside, with just five tables,…