Testing the new Mexican joint
Oct27

Testing the new Mexican joint

Last week the much anticipated (at least by Mario and me) Mexican restaurant opened in Lynn. You may ask why would we be awaiting a Mexican restaurant in our town when we already have 100 of them already. In actuality, we don’t really have many sit-down full-service Mexican restaurants in Lynn. We have many takeout style places and many of them while serving typical Mexican food are an amalgam of ethnic backgrounds and not...

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Casa Negra & Union Jack
Feb07

Casa Negra & Union Jack

Last night my team and I were treated to dinner by one of our SVPs of sales to thank us for the work we do managing her accounts and keeping the clients happy. As the work day came to a close we got ourselves together and headed out to take the short 10 minute walk to Casa Negra a hip Mexican restaurant in the Shoreditch neighborhood. The light mist in the air kept the temperature mild making it feel more like an early April evening...

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Mija Cantina & Tequila Bar
Dec21

Mija Cantina & Tequila Bar

OK OK I know I said that you can’t get good Mexican food in Boston so before you call me a hypocrite let me explain. Thursday night I was out at Mija Cantina & Tequila Bar. It was NOT my selection and if I weren’t led like sheep to the slaughter by the people who arranged the night out I am pretty confident I would not have picked this place. It isn’t that I didn’t like the place, it is simply that I do not...

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La Carreta
Dec14

La Carreta

Trying to find really good Mexican food in Boston isn’t the easiest task. Sure there are lots of fun places to go. One place makes great guacamole, one place makes great margaritas, and another has some cool new fusion concoction that the novelty alone is worth the trip. But when you want simple Mexican food without the twists La Carreta in Nashua, New Hampshire is our favorite. We got off work last night and took the 40 minute...

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