Category Archives: Tex-Mex

Review: Taco Dive

Update September 4, 2019- The chicken and beef burritos are great. They are constructed

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El Vez still has the best chicken burrito anywhere

May 28, 2016- The lunch menu at the sit-down section of El Vez (not the burrito hut) has the best

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Review: El Luchador in the Seaport is muy bueno

September 7, 2015- by Steven E. Greer With the bike path through The Battery now open finally, I Citi-Biked over to the Seaport. At the corner of John and South Streets

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Review: Jean-Georges’ Miami Matador and Market in the Edition Hotel

July 5, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD I was bored and decided to get a room in Miami for the July 4th weekend. The Edition Hotel has

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Review: Rosa Mexicano Tribeca will soften up even Donald Trump

November 9, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I had the pleasure of dining at the newly opened Rosa Mexicano at 41 Murray Street, in Tribeca.

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Review: Cosme

August 18, 2015- By Steven E. Greer After hearing multiple restaurant insiders rave about Cosme on 21st and Park Avenue, I went

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Review: Chuy’s Tex-Mex is as good as El Vez

June 16, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I tried out the Tex-Mex place in Easton called Chuy’s. It was opened about a year ago by a team from Texas. It’s pretty good and right

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Review: The Dos Toros burrito is respectable

Update December 2, 2015- I had them toast the burrito after it was wrapped in foil. It makes

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Review: Cave Creek, Arizona and The Grotto Cafe

January 16, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD I visited Cave

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Review: The new El Vez cheeseburger is the best one Downtown

November 8, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Without consulting me first, El Vez expanded

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Review: La Sirena

Update September 22, 2018- Told you so. This place is no good.

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Mexicue

(In full screen 1080i HD) The Mexicue fusion taco/BBQ truck is now serving our area. To find out when and where it is, click here. BatteryPark.TV is also working with the owner to possibly have then set up a stand … Continue reading

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Update review: El Vez no longer has the best burrito in the land

August 7, 2017- by Seven E. Greer I wanted a reliable lunch, so I went to El Vez for their $11 grilled chicken burrito in the sit-down section.

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The perfect French fry is at El Vez

May 14, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Chef LaForce made me a cheeseburger and fries today. They are still the best in the city,

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Choza Taqueria in Oculus near WTC Tower 4

April 12, 2017- This nice lunch place is out of the way. You have to walk south toward WTC Tower 4.

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SouthWestNY bites the dust. Big bar coming next.

Update January 11, 2017- SouthWestNY is going out of business. They will turn it into a big bar

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Another big loss for Lower Manhattan taste buds

September 15, 2016- The corporate chef for the Starr restaurants, James Tracey, recently left for another group.

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The new El Vez lobster

July 8, 2015- By Steven E. Greer After a dozen or so emails to the team at El Vez suggesting that a Cabo San Lucas style lobster would be great,

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Review: Chef James Tracey cheeseburgers

June 20, 2015- by Steven E. Greer Given the fact that three of the best cheeseburgers I have tried over the last 12-months

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There is a very good reason that places like Chipotle have foodborne infection epidemics

December 9, 2015- by Steven E. Greer, MD When the local Chipotle on South End Avenue opened, I was appalled at the lack of management

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