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El Mesón Taquería

Taqueria, Tex-Mex | $$

5808 Burleson
Austin, 78744
512/416-0749
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 6:30am-3pm; Sat., 7am-3pm
Plop down at the table with a Modelo and some fiery salsas while you wait on the tacos al carbon and the chiles rellenos en nogada to arrive.

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El Mesón Taquería, 2038 S. Lamar

FIRST PLATES AWARDS

RESTAURANT POLL AWARDS

  • 2004: Critics Migas
  • 2004: Critics Mexican (Not Tex-Mex)
  • 2003: Critics Chile-Pepper Dish
  • 2003: Critics Mexican (Not Tex-Mex)
  • 2003: Critics New Restaraunt
  • 2003: Critics Chefs to Watch

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