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Good Menudo in SW Austin?

Ron L Apr 12, 2008 06:53 PM

Has my first bowl of menudo soup at a Neuvo Leon -- big mistake! Pretty good flavor but the tripe was too chewy. Any places recommended in SW Austin area where it's cooked for a longer period of time and the tripe is more edible?

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    NirvRush RE: Ron L Apr 16, 2008 10:16 AM

    my husband and i really like Aranda's menudo on Stassney and Manchaca. honeycomb tripe, yum.

    1. TroyTempest RE: Ron L Apr 18, 2008 08:04 AM

      in way sw austin, I have had good menudo at chapala #3. This is on the 290 feeder, just before the Y in Oak Hill. This is not affiliated with the more upscale Chapala that has been panned on this board. Anyway, the tripe in the menudo is tender, but hominy is added after the fact. They ask you if you want some before adding it. Could be spicier, but all in all a pretty good bowl. They have posole on weekends, too, but I have yet to try it.

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