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"El Grill" on 30th Ave. in Astoria?

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bennyt Oct 20, 2009 12:43 PM

I walked past a taco/torta window today on 30th Ave., just west of 31st St. (across the street from Trade Fair). I believe they are calling themselves "El Grill," but I could be mistaken (walked by rather quickly). Has anyone tried this place? Any recommendations?

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    braisen Oct 20, 2009 08:01 PM

    That's El Athens Grill. It's pretty good. Besides the window, there is also a restaurant with tables and a bar inside. I usually get the Huaraches, usually Al Pastor. It's a particularly good value. It's $6 and I have trouble finishing. If you want to sample the various meats typical of taquerias, get the tacos so you can try multiple kinds.

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      bennyt Oct 21, 2009 04:01 PM

      Thanks for the tip; will check it out.
      ps- such a great name for a taqueria in Astoria!

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        queenseats Dec 29, 2009 03:07 PM

        This place is GREAT. The enchiladas verdes are amazing and I can't wait to sample more of the menu. I've been craving the place since going there last month.

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