Best Mexican food near me

Why do so many people love Mexican food?

Mexican food is a cuisine that almost everyone, no matter what their ethnicity, loves. But why is it so popular? Well there are several reasons. Mexican food is made up of fresh ingredients and is generally healthy. Most Mexican meals hit all the major food groups, making it a well-rounded meal. Plus all the foods…
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Mexican comfort food you can try

Comfort food is any food that provides you with nostalgic value. For instance, it can be a dish that your mother prepared when you were sick or during holidays. But, finding authentic Mexican comfort food in Aurora can be difficult. Luckily, at El Chubby’s, we have various Mexican food dishes that can remind you of…
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Beans, a Mexican staple

Beans are a vital staple in the Mexican culture, and there exist over 200 different edible Mexican bean varieties. Pinto and black beans are common in Mexican dishes. But you can find a variety of shapes, colors, and flavors of dried beans such as Rosa de Castilla, Rebosero, and Acoyote Negro. The beans usually simmer…
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Spicy Mexican food to try

Are you a spicy food lover? If so, there are several spicy Mexican foods you can eat to satisfy your taste buds. These foods not only work up a sweat but also use fresh ingredients. They include: Steak Rancheros – this dish is made with two eggs cooked to order, topped with our house specialty,…
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The history of nachos

Nachos are a popular Mexican dish that you can eat as an appetizer, snack, or full meal. While there are many variations to this dish, the original recipe features corn tortillas cut into wedges and deep-fried. Nachos were first invented by Ignacio Anaya, who whipped up some for a team of US military wives. He…
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The difference between corn tortillas and flour tortillas

Tortillas are a staple of Mexican food – and you’ll find them in abundance in our fantastic Mexican restaurant. However, few people understand the subtle difference between corn and flour tortillas, and the sorts of dishes each are best suited to. Corn tortillas are the most common of the two and are used in everything…
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Salsa fun facts you didn’t know

Salsa is a common Mexican cuisine sauce, served as a dip alongside chips. It has several variations, such as salsa roja (red sauce), salsa verde (green sauce), and salsa taquera (taco sauce). Here are some fun facts about salsa you didn’t know. May is National salsa month It originated among the Inca people and can…
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Why you should try guacamole tostadas

Why you should try guacamole tostadas If you’re a fan of avocados, you should consider eating guacamole tostadas. Guacamole is a dip made of avocados mashed into small chunks alongside sweet onion, lime, jalapeno and cilantro. On the other hand, tostadas are simply fried corn tortillas that you can enjoy as a snack or as…
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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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