Taco combo plate

Combination plates you can enjoy at El Chubby’s

A combination plate is a serving of different meals, and it typically includes a main item and a combination of side dishes. Here are some combination plates you can enjoy at El Chubby’s: 3 cheese enchiladas served with rice and beans Shrimp tacos with rice and beans. You can also have this a la carte.…
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Delicious meals you can order at our drive-through

At times, you simply want to enjoy a delicious quick meal in your car as you drive to work or take a road trip with your friends and family. Luckily, El Chubby’s has a drive-through where you can order various Mexican dishes. For starters, you can enjoy our Mexican Steak Sandwich, which consists of tender…
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Trying Mexican food for the first time

When it comes to Mexican cuisine, there are plenty of food options to choose from, whether you are looking for a simple breakfast or a heavy meal. For starters, you can have tacos, which are a popular Mexican dish made with a tortilla topped with various fillings. For instance, you can have your taco with…
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The origin of tacos

The word ‘taco’ dates back to the 18th century, and while its origin is unknown, it can be traced back to the silver mines in Mexico. The word ‘taco’ in those mines referred to the little charges used to excavate the ore. In the 19th century, tacos made their way into Mexico City from the…
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Best breakfast burrito

How’d you like your breakfast burrito buddy?

Some places offer very little choice – this is our burrito, take it or leave it, end of story. But you really want a lot more choice than that. You’ll want it filled with egg, of course, but might like steak or sausage, chorizo or hash browns, beans or bacon as a sumptuous filler. Or…
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The top three reasons that we use fresh ingredients

Plenty of Mexican restaurant owners claim that they offer authentic meals. Yet, if they don’t use fresh ingredients, they’re not telling you the truth: Authenticity – We want our patrons to have a truly authentic experience, which only fresh ingredients can provide. Although some of your favorite Mexican dishes contain processed ingredients, there has always…
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The history of guacamole

Did you know that guacamole has been around since before the 16th century? It was first made by the Aztecs and its name comes from the Nahuatl word “āhuacamolli” — which means avocado sauce. Mashing together avocado with tomatoes and onions provided, and still provides, a DELICIOUS natural food with wonderful nutritional value to many…
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Facts about Mexican food

Mexican food is famous across the globe due to its exquisite taste and rich history, enjoyed by people from all walks of life. Here are some facts about Mexican food you did not know. It’s healthy since it is made from a blend of all food groups. Most Mexican desserts contain chili, which gives it…
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Tamales: A Mesoamerican tradition

Next time you order a tamale at El Chubby’s Mexican restaurant in Aurora, savor the fact that you’re enjoying an ancient dish that originated in Mesoamerica thousands of years ago. Comprised of a corn dough called masa, tamales are filled with an assortment of meats, cheeses, vegetables or fruits, then wrapped in a corn husk…
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