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One of Milwaukee’s newest Mexican restaurants serves a succulent goat soup. Read more

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Villa’s Mexican Restaurant sets itself apart with fare that is hard to come by in Milwaukee, including champurrado and tlayudas. Read more

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Cabrito means young goat, a clue to one of the specialties at Taqueria El Cabrito. Read more

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A recipe for cilantro gratin and its verde sauce, which can contain green chile, jalapeño, tomatillo, cilantro and more green delights. Read more

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Little Cancun’s new location, in Bay View, offers numerous traditional Mexican dishes and daily specials. Read more

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Buenavista Banquets & Restaurant, the new location of Taqueria Buenavista, enhances the old menu items with new dishes and techniques. Read more

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Villa’s Restaurant, Chicken Palace and Taqueria La Salsa offer some of the best tlayudas in Milwaukee. Read more

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Café El Sol, situated inside the United Community Center, offers delicious fish fry and an all-you-can-eat buffet every Friday. Read more

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Spanish for “wire,” the word is indeed rooted in a meat combo cooked on a skewer. But it is a shish kabob in spirit only. Read more

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El Beso is a Mexican restaurant that shines both through its atmosphere and menu. Read more

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Guanajuato is one among many Mexican restaurants in Bay View, but the quality of its breakfast items and desserts makes it stand out. Read more

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Nevería La Flor de Mayo (1117 W. Lincoln Ave.) offers a plethora of Mexican treats. Read more

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Nestled in a corner of Milwaukee Public Market, Margarita Paradise purveys imaginative Mexican fare prepared promptly within the indoor shopping and dining plaza. Read more

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While driving down Packard Avenue in Cudahy, it’s hard to miss La Serenata, a brightly painted periwinkle corner restaurant. Read more

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Azteca Mexican Restaurant in South Milwaukee offers margaritas so good they won the Shepherd Express’ first annual Margarita Festival contest, as well as a quality menu of Mexican favorites, unusual dishes and seafood. Read more

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What do you get when you cross a Mexican taqueria with the sterling reputation of Justin Carlisle and his wife, Lucia Muñoz, and sprinkle in some gentrification for good measure? The Laughing Taco. Read more

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At first glimpse El Tsunami (2001 W. Lincoln Ave.) is another of a piece in the unknowable strip of the greasy calorie corridor that is Lincoln Avenue. Read more

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Cinco de Mayo is coming up, and however dubious that“holiday” is, I will not pass up an excuse to eat Mexican food. So whateveryour reasons are for eating tacos and drinking tequila, give one of these fivespots a try anytime of the year.  .. Read more

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Just south of the Kinnickinnic and Becher intersection lies a taste of Latin America. C-viche brings authentic Peruvian, Argentinean, Mexican and Ecuadorian food to the burgeoning neighborhood. Read more

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Agave Southwest Bar & Grill, located in the heart of Milwaukee’s Downtown, offers real rustic Southwestern cooking with great diversity on their menu. It offers wonderful choices of Mexican fare, but expands to reach the traditional meals o... Read more

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