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Hometown Favorite Restaurants: Mexican Food Edition

by Visit Corpus Christi Texas

Vacation is a time to let loose and set aside the rigidity of everyday life and dining is no exception. Sure, dining out may be a no-go in your regular life, but this is your hard earned trip to Corpus Christi and you deserve it. Everyone knows that for once-native Texans who have moved away Whataburger is a must have meal when returning home for a visit. But what about Corpus Christi specifically? We polled several Corpus Christi locals who moved away and came up with a comprehensive list of can't miss hometown favorite restaurants for your next trip to the Coastal Bend.

Kiko’s for the enchiladas and battered fried mushrooms.

 

Hmmm fried mushrooms #kikosmexicanrestaurant

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Santa Rosa for the best crispy beef tacos, carne guisada, rice and beans.

La Paletera for the fruit cups WITH salt, lime and chili.

 

love my new roomie 💓

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Linda’s Restaurant for ALL the tacos.

 

#tacofriday #carneguisada #carneasada and #beeffajitas

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Are you hungry and homesick yet? Plan your trip to Corpus Christi today and hit up one or two of these hometown favorite restaurants to satisfy your CC Cravings!


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