Restaurants

Mexican in Brownsville

El Ultimo Taco Taqueria

Tacos, flautas, tostadas and beans. That's it. Yet they're so good they've been voted the best tacos in the Rio Grande Valley several times, and the small dining room and large patio aren't enough to hold the crowds…
Tex-Mex in Brownsville

Vermillion

Though a restaurant has operated on this very spot since the Vermillion family relocated here in 1934, things have gone a bit upscale from the original burger stand. Both the Tex (sublime chicken-fried steak) and th…
Mexican in Brownsville

Taco Palenque

This is the original store of the Rio Grande Valley chain that has taken the valley by storm. Order tacos at the counter and then start drooling over the best salsa bar ever. Ten kinds of salsas, cilantro, cabbage, …
Tex-Mex in Brownsville

Brownsville Coffee Shop #2

Want chicken tacos bursting with freshness at 3am? Come here. The tortillas are always fresh and this cheery little family-run place never closes, so it's a mainstay of the city's late-night crowds.