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aks123 Aug 21, 2008 11:39 AM

My friends and I are having a hankering for a great mexican brunch. Looking for some suggestions below 14th street. I've heard of and am wondering about Lupe's, Barrio Chino...but would love suggestions. I know Tree offers Huevos Rancheros. Thoughts, insights? much obliged.

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  1. kcijones001 Aug 21, 2008 12:48 PM

    are you looking specifically for huevos ranchos?
    If so there was a post recently about that.
    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/549731

    (west
    )Diablo Royale
    189 w 10th st (btwn w 4th & bleecker st)

    (east)
    Cafe Habana
    17 prince st (@ elizabeth)

    La Esquina
    106 kenmare st (@ lafayette st)

    La Esquina106 kenmare st (@ lafayette st)

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      aks123 Sep 29, 2008 12:47 PM

      Thanks very much. I was dissappointed with Diablo, cafe habana I have yet to try for brunch but am never dissapointed with dinner, and the la esquinas are fine. thanks for the post

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      skrillcakes Aug 21, 2008 01:21 PM

      la palapa st mark's is very good and often slept on. huevos tapatios are great w/ pickled red onions, chorizo, avocado and grilled nopales. crema on 17 st has very good chilaquiles.

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        xigua Aug 21, 2008 01:56 PM

        Second La Palapa.
        Had a great dinner at Itzocan Cafe last weekend and am rather curious about the brunch menu too.
        www.orderinny.com

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          aks123 Sep 29, 2008 12:50 PM

          thanks, excited to try la palapa this weekend.

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          theaman Sep 29, 2008 05:52 PM

          you can also try dos caminos on houston. they have outdoor seating so if the weather is nice it is a perfect spot for brunch.

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            drmoze Oct 1, 2008 08:20 AM

            I just had a pretty tasty brunch burrito at Maracas, on Greenwich Ave bet. 6th/7th Aves (around 10th St.). They also have huevos rancheros (didn't try) and other Mexican brunch items, along with a few regular items like pancakes, omelettes, and burgers. It was $15 with AYCD and definitely a nice brunch imo.

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