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25 Best Mexican Restaurants for Cinco de Mayo

 
Chuy's Dallas

America's favorite Mexican holiday is almost here! Put on your sombreros, whip up some tequila-fused cocktails, and entertain your friends with your favorite Mexican dishes this Cinco de Mayo.
 

Transform your home into a Mexican cantina with DiningIn’s 25 best Mexican restaurants for Cinco de Mayo with tacos, salsa and chips, enchiladas, and fresh guac delivered straight to your door.
 

Related blog: 12 Easy Cinco de Mayo Recipes
 

Best Dallas Restaurants for Cinco de Mayo

Mattito’s Tex-Mex

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Recommended: Quesadillas de Brisket, Fajita Taco Salad, Carnita Tacos, and Avocado Enchiladas.






DiningIn Staff Picks: Best Comfort Food Delivery

 
Rosebud, Eggplant Salad

The definition of “Comfort Food” varies greatly from person-to-person, city-to-city and cuisine-to-cuisine. Some may see chicken as comfort food while others see it as a healthy source of protein. Whatever your views are, you can probably appreciate our DiningIn employees’ views on comfort food – as they are in fact foodies/food experts. Let us tell you where you can get the best comfort food delivered from in Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Minneapolis and Philadelphia.
 

Lissbeth L, Boston Quality Control – I am not a big fan of pizza, but after trying the vegetarian Puttanesca pizza from Regina Pizzeria loaded with olives, artichoke hearts, different flavored cheeses and sprinkled with fresh basil, I am a pizza fan. This just hits the spot and is a delicious comfort food. It’s a perfect choice to bring home to your family. It’s healthy, filling and it will make you want to order again and again. I promise you!
 

Snow R, Chicago Quality Control - Rosebud and its affiliated restaurants are some of the most popular Italian restaurants DiningIn delivers for in the city of Chicago, serving authentic and high quality meals. From their homemade pastas to their signature items like the Brick Chicken, no matter when I order Rosebud I always end up as full as can be. With that being said, Rosebud on Taylor has one of my all-time favorite salads: The Eggplant Salad (pictured on the right). I am not a big fan of Eggplant but this salad sure did win me over! Without any question it is the best salad I have ever eaten. I'd describe The Eggplant Salad from Rosebud as "Caprese Salad gone wild!" This popular dish starts with the typical Caprese Salad ingredients, including thick slices of beefsteak tomatoes and of course buffalo mozzarella cheese. Rather than simply stacking these two ingredients together, though, Rosebud adds thinly sliced deep fried eggplant to make a savory and authentic tasting salad. With multiple layers, the salad ends up being a good three inches tall and even taller with the pile of arugula and of course the drizzle of that amazing balsamic vinegar dressing. The balsamic has that thicker consistency showing its aged quality, and it has an incredible sweet-tangy balance. The eggplant adds the contrasting crunchy texture and the mozzarella adds the creaminess. The tomatoes and arugula are extremely fresh, making it actually feel like a salad. Even though the individual parts taste great, I highly suggest making sure each bite has a little of each component. This salad is big enough for a meal or can be shared amongst two people for an appetizer. Do not add chicken to it or any of the other ingredients that are listed. The salad is perfect the way it was intended. Wow! In my opinion, this is the best and most unique item on their menu. Ever since I discovered it, I order it every time.
 

Christian R, Dallas Operations Manager – My comfort food is Thai, and my restaurant of choice is Thai Box. I love a big bowl of Pad See Ew and Chicken Tom Kha. It’s the best way to warm up during this cold winter, day or night.
 

Matt A, Minneapolis Copywriter - When I think comfort food, I think of something that makes me smile as it finds its way into my belly, and one of the first things I think about is barbecue. Dickey's Barbecue Pit is my go-to Minneapolis comfort food. For lunch, I'll pick the one-meat plate, but for dinner, I pick the two-meat plate. My meats of choice are the Southern Pulled Pork and the Fall Off The Bone Ribs, but if you can read you're old enough to make your own choices there. When it comes to sides, though, don't miss out on the Green Beans With Bacon. You heard it here first.
 






7 Awesome Dallas Spots that Deliver Breakfast

 
Dallas/Fort Worth Restaurants that deliver breakfast

Sometimes the most important meal of the day can be the most difficult to get to.  
 

While it's proven to give you a solid energy boost, lower your cholesterol, and help you focus throughout a long day of work, roughly 60% of Americans still skip breakfast every day.  
 

The top breakfast skipping reasons are being too late for work, too busy in the morning, and feeling too tired to cook or prepare something. 
 

Related Blog: DiningIn.com's 10 Best New Restaurants in Dallas




Featured Twin Cities Restaurant: Mason's Restaurant & Cafe

 
Mason’s Restaurant & Café

Mason’s Restaurant & Café, situated in the historic Masonic Building at the corner of Hennepin Avenue and 6th Street, is the ideal spot for ‘affordable new American cuisine’ in downtown Minneapolis.
 

Since spring 2013, restaurateur Lucas Miller has been dedicated to an “All Comfort. No Fluff.” strategy, ensuring local ingredients and a comfortable-yet-high-quality experience at Mason’s, while serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner specialties all day long.
 

Related Blog: Now Available for Delivery in Minneapolis: P.F. Chang's China Bistro
 

Growing their own herbs, and making everything from sandwiches, potato chips to sausages in-house, Mason’s environmentally-friendly and sustainable approach appeals to nearby downtowners, and hungry folks after attending a performance at The Cowles Center
 

Check out Mason’s Restaurant & Café at 528 Hennepin Avenue in Minneapolis for daily happy hour specials and ticket-holder discounts, or order online delivery via DiningIn.com. 





Learn Debi Mazar & Gabriele Corcos' Italian Recipes In "Extra Virgin"

 
Gabriele Corcos, Debi Mazar, Extra Virgin, Cooking Channel

Debi Mazar & Gabrielle Corcos from "Extra Virgin" (Photo Credit: Food Network)

Featured Dallas Restaurant: Quaker Steak & Lube

 
QuakerSteakAndLube


There are many restaurants throughout the United States that aspire to be all that Quaker Steak & Lube is – but there are few, if any, that reach that particular level of greatness.

 


DiningIn Staff Picks: Healthy Meals For A Healthy 2014

 
Tossed Salads, Boston

Resolutionists unite! I know that we’re three months into the new year already, but that doesn’t mean that it’s right to give up your new years resolutions so fast. You know deep down inside that you’re more than capable of continuing that healthy diet all the way into the summer to get that oh-so-coveted beach bod, so let us help you do it! We’ve compiled a list of some of the healthiest restaurants in each of DiningIn's cities – Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Minneapolis and Philadelphia – to help you get back into the swing of your respective New Years Resolutions.

Featured Chicago Restaurant: foodlife

 
Foodlife Chicago

First launching in 1994, foodlife is a Chicago food lover’s dream, offering hundreds of catering buffet choices for get-togethers, birthday parties, early office meetings, and other social gatherings.

Featured Boston Restaurant: Bread + Butter

 

Food Network's "Heartland Table" Is Back For Its 2nd Season

 
Amy Thielen, Heartland Table

Minnesotans (and our customers in the Twin Cities in particular) are quite familiar with Midwestern chef Amy Thielen, the star of Food Network's show "Heartland Table" - and the whole entire country is about to become more familiar with her as well. "Heartland Table" is coming back for its second season this Saturday, March 8th, where Thielen, who is 38 years old and is certainly "a connoisseur of all things authentically Midwestern" will present to us the many cooking skills she's learned since growing up just a few miles from the headwaters of the Mississippi River in the Northern Minnesota town of Park Rapids. 

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