After I remembered, sadly, that the old Las Manitas had been torn down to make room for more condos in downtown Austin — there are two photos of the exterior in this post here — Greg and I were at a loss for where to eat, until Sarah suggested Guero’s on South Congress. How could we forget? Here, the taco al pastor and the taco carne guisada:
The place is a cantina of sorts, with a big bar up front and a huge dining room in back, the centerpiece of which is a tortilla griddle.
The room. Airy and comfortable:
Lotsa stuff on the walls:
Here’s the back dining room.
You help yourself to the salsa bar:
Back at the front bar, Greg got a single fish taco:
I was the one who couldn’t resist two:
Mmm mmm Mexican food.
After lunch, a little light shopping on South Congress:
And the pretty drive back to Jessica and Kelly’s house: