We recently wrote up El Camion, a lovely new Mexican spot on Ave A. As we said, that day, we were on the way to Diablo Royale Este, but made a wrong turn. We wouldn’t make that same mistake just a few days later.
As noted by Ev Grieve, Ave A is turning into quite the taco lane. We’ve decided to check it out thoroughly. This past Saturday, we went to El Camion, because we got lost on our way to Diablo Royale Este. We made a left instead of a right and ended up in front of El Camion.
Hotel Tortuga NYC popped up in my radar when it came through my inbox via Scoutmob. It boasts 12 different toppings and not just for nachos. The 6 meat choices and 6 vegetarian are available in taco, burrito, quesadilla forms as well. But alas, we are a nacho blog so I settled in for The Green Tortuga – On the Bus nachos.
This nacho spot came from the good ol’ suggestions list. If you have a nacho suggestion for us, we’ll make it a priority to try those nachos. We finally got to these, at Phebe’s, a huge bar & restaurant in the Soho/LES area. We went with my sister on her visit to the big city. As we walked in, the music blared and the people chattered. Off in another room, I believe a singles event was making men and women uncomfortable.
A week has past since we destroyed Astoria on our Nacho Crawl so our stomachs have had time to settle and our palates have been refreshed but I wish I could just hit DELETE DELETE DELETE on the night that was at Paquitos in the East Village.
What would you do for good nachos? Would you disregard your family’s wishes, endure loss and heartache, and rub elbows with the enemy? Well, on Friday night when the Yankees and Red Sox were playing the first game of a three game series at Fenway, I risked it all to enter into a unknown world. A Yankee fan since my aunt and uncle showed me the glories of MSG network (Al Trautwig is so dreamy), I entered Red Sox territory and ordered nachos at Professor Thom’s. As the Red Sox …