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Pittsburgh Snow “Storm” Tacos at Madero Cantina

Pittsburgh Snow “Storm” Tacos at Madero Cantina

For this most recent Taco Tuesday, Nate and I ventured to Madero Cantina located at 4462 William Penn Highway in Murrysville, PA. It was the Tuesday we were supposed to get hit with such a bad storm, yet it turned out to be quite an enjoyable night! With my work location changing next month, I wanted make this a priority on my list of restaurants. I found out about Madero Cantino from a coworker of mine, Pam and her husband…

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Mad Mex Tacos and Pittsburgh Pop-Art

Mad Mex Tacos and Pittsburgh Pop-Art

A Day of Tacos Surrounded by Art… In the midst of working my week rotation of night shifts, I still managed to get tacos twice. Monday I had my weekly $1 tacos at Patron Mexican Grill (ordered tacos to go as well for my 3am dinner-shout out to Monica for separating the filling and the shells for me so they didn’t get soggy later on…believe me, that was appreciated!!) and Friday I had tacos at Mad Mex to celebrate the end of…

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Tacos Next Door at El Campesino

Tacos Next Door at El Campesino

Last Tuesday, I ventured only minutes from my apartment to El Campesino located at 4097 William Penn Highway  in Monroeville.  El Campesino has four other locations also in Altoona, North Hills (been there), Peters Township and Robinson (been there as well).  There used to be a Los Campesinos in Irwin many years ago, but I am not sure if the restaurants were under the same ownership or not, but the food is very similar at El Campesino.  When I was in…

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Patron…Making Taco Monday the New Taco Tuesday

Patron…Making Taco Monday the New Taco Tuesday

All my coworkers, friends and family know that I am at Patron Mexican Grill in Monroeville (245 Mall Plaza Blvd-Monroeville – Along with 4 other locations in Pittsburgh!) sipping on Margaritas and taking advantage of their Monday night special any Monday evening that I am not working.  Even my mom doesn’t invite me over for dinner Mondays anymore because she knows Monday taco night is very important to me.  Why is it so special?  $1.00 hard shell tacos (only hard shell…

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