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haa Sep 6, 2006 02:26 PM

Planning on going tonight...which location is better? Any suggested dishes?

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    Benjamin68 Sep 7, 2006 03:06 PM

    Yes, it is.

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      roze Sep 7, 2006 12:43 PM

      I have never seen the West Village one. Could you tell me where it's located? It's not Mercadito Grove is it? I thought that place was awful.

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        comidaqueen Sep 6, 2006 08:22 PM

        I LOVE the tacos al pastor. I've only been to the West Village one. I think the margaritas (the special ones) are quite tasty as well.

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          Benjamin68 Sep 6, 2006 05:11 PM

          Strangely enough, I've been to both locations withi nthe last three days. I think the service is warmer and more professional at the West Side location, but the East Side branch has a few more dishes not offered at its sibling.

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            JulesEV Sep 6, 2006 05:04 PM

            I prefer the East Village location, though can't really put my finger on why...just feels cozier, I guess.

            I second the guac, it's tasty and I think the pineapple version is my favorite.

            As for tacos, I'm not a big meat eater, so can't speak to that, but all of the fish & seafood tacos are very good.

            http://eatatjules.blogspot.com

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              xavier Sep 6, 2006 04:23 PM

              Depends on how many people you go with. With three other people, I've ordered the 3-guac, 3-ceviche specials and been done with it.

              The menu's not so complicated that you need much guidance. It's all about avoiding the stuff you DON'T like.

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