Posts Tagged ‘Tacos El Chilango’

Molecular Astronomy

José Andrés’ Minibar is back and more expensive than ever. Instead of a piddly $150 per person, the 20-plus course tasting now costs $225 (before tax and tip). What else could you eat around D.C. for that kind of cash? Here are some suggestions: Graphic by Carey Jordan

Taco the Town: Is D.C.’s Taco Self-Loathing Coming to an End?

The Tacos El Chilango food truck makes no attempts to parkin neighborhoods with lots of foot traffic. You can’t follow it on Twitter, and you won’t find it at Truckeroo. Six days a week, the large white vehicle sits on a hill just off Route 50 in Rosslyn, between the roar of highway traffic and […]

Sauce-O-Meter: How the Week’s Food Happenings Measure Up

Graphic by Brooke Hatfield

Finally, a Great D.C. Taco Spot?

Tacos El Chilango is now open off of U Street NW. If their food truck is indication, this is good news for D.C.'s lackluster taco scene. (The Arlington-based truck has five stars on Yelp with 169 reviews.) The taco spot comes from Mexico City natives and brothers Jesus Santacruz and Juan Antonio. "Chilango" is slang for […]

Tacos El Chilango Opening Near U Street in About a Month

Earlier this week, Prince of Petworth reported that Tacos el Chilango is taking over the Italiano Cafe space at 1119 V St. NW. Y&H now learns that this will be the first brick and mortar restaurant for the owners of the Arlington-based food truck of the same name. It's scheduled to open in about a […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Big Spenders Edition

Diners spend $32,800 at Marcel's including $10,000 tip [Washingtonian] The people behind Galaxy Hut in Clarendon open Spacebar in Falls Church with 17 grilled cheese sandwiches [Going Out Gurus] New ice cream truck called Street Cream launches in D.C. [Food Truck Fiesta] Panoramic views and small bites in steel lunch boxes at 1909 OverlooK, one of the city's highest rooftop bars […]