Brooklyn, NY 11211
- Daily 12pm-2am
- Delivery, Takeout
- Brunch, Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
- Not Accepted
Village Voice's Description
We christened this menu "Goth-Mex" (short for Gotham-Mexican) because it adapts regional Mexican recipes for New York tastes. Despite a dearth of chiles, the food is mainly exemplary, with something for everyone. Sopa tarasca is a good way to start -- a smoky black bean soup originally from Michoacan -- followed by a brace of tacos, say, lengua (tongue, long-stewed and supple) and rajas (roasted pepper strips). Other dishes we particularly enjoyed included torta ahogada, a big sloppy carnitas sandwich you have to eat with a fork, and a queso fundido, a Mexican fondue floating excellent crumbly chorizo. Pay special attention to the red-letter specials at the bottom of the menu.
Tips from foursquare
New York: Superior has New York tacos that your L.A. friends can't knock. You'll be seeing the world through pork-colored lenses after you try these carnitas. - IFC Staff
New York tacos that your L.A. friends can't knock. These carnitas will have you seeing the world through pork-colored lenses. - IFC Staff
get the guacamole! made the right way.
This place serves real Mexican fare and shames the wannabes with esquites (espazote-flavored corn) and tacos de rajas (roasted poblano peppers). We love the salpicon, shredded flank steak.
Goto to La Superior order some tacos and salsa .. if you like it hot ask for them to include the habanero salsa. Fiyahhhhh
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