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Posts from the ‘East Side’ category

La Morenita, 750 Porter St.

Good tacos across the board — most notably the country and egg and chilaquiles rojos — in the middle of the East Side.

Los Cinco Hermanos, 311 N. New Braunfels Ave.

And the award for the coolest name for a taqueria goes to Los Cinco Hermanos, which could be the title of Quentin Tarantino’s next movie. I’m…

Guerrero’s, 1859 Rigsby Ave.

Driving down Rigsby Avenue on the East Side, Guerrero’s Mexican Restaurant beckoned. I’m sure it was it’s small stature and brick facade. This stretch of Rigsby…

Lydia’s Taco House, 536 S. W.W. White Road

Many taquerias in San Antonio are houses that were modified into restaurants. Lydia’s Taco House, located on the East Side’s main commercial artery of W.W. White…

Taqueria La Tapatia No. 2, 3054 Rigsby Ave.

La Tapatia No. 2 on the East Side rides on an even keel. None of the four tacos I had blew my mind, and no taco greatly blew. My favorite was the country ranchero, which is a gorgeous taco with charred — but not burnt — dark red sausage.