Mexican Style Ice Cream Parlor, El Kiosko, Comes To Tomball

We love Mexican food. I mean, we REALLY love Mexican food. We also love ice cream. And margaritas. But I digress. A brand new Mexican restaurant has opened in Tomball and it’s not your typical cocina. It’s El Kiosko, and it’s a Mexican ice cream shop serving up Mangonadas (a spiced mango fruit drink), Troles (fruit ice), Elotes (cheesy grilled corn on the cob), Jugos Naturales (fresh fruit smoothies), Tostadas and Tortas (the Mexican solution to a sandwich), Nachos (need we explain?) and of course, ice cream a la Mexicana. Continue reading

Restaurant Review: Juanita’s Mexican Restaurant & Cantina

Juanita’s Mexican Restaurant & Cantina has two locations, one off Louetta near 249 (pictured), and one off West TC Jester near 610.

First off, let me just state that I consider myself a connoisseur of Mexican food. I have been to many an eatery, from tiny burrito truck to elegant South American grill, and when it comes to crucial things like queso, handmade tortillas, guacamole, and margaritas, I am a bit of a snob. Let’s just put it this way; if you consider Taco Bell to be Mexican food, we cannot be friends! Continue reading