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Under new ownership, Mama’s Kitchen still attracting regulars

Mama’s Kitchen’s trademark yellow sign on the front declares to passing motorists: “110% Mexican food.”

Mendez Cafe has become a Southside institution

“I don’t know any other life,” said Vanessa Mendez, whose mom Delores opened the restaurant 31 years ago. “This is life to me.”

Waiting an hour for Maria’s Tortillas, a Fiesta virgin’s experience

While standing in line, the band starts playing Brooks & Dunn’s “Boot Scootin’ Boogie” and I’m really hoping these tortillas are worth it.

When tortillas flew, a Cornyation story

Classic rockers show up to concerts armed with lighters. For about 15 years, Cornyation fans came armed with tortillas.

Garcia brothers talk brisket tacos, longevity, changing clientele

The lines may have subsided at Garcia’s Mexican Food since they were featured in an article in December, but that doesn’t mean they still aren’t slammed.