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Thursday, May 5th, 2022
cinco de mayo at the plaza restaurant

Although it is not a major holiday in Mexico, Cinco de Mayo has grown into a celebration of Mexican culture and heritage in the United States. If you’re looking for an excuse to celebrate, come see us at The Plaza...

Wednesday, March 30th, 2022
Mimosas At Brunch

Looking for a delicious brunch spot? The Plaza Restaurant in Lubbock, Texas, is now serving brunch on Saturday’s and Sunday’s! From Chilaquiles and Micheladas, to Churro Waffles and Mimosas, our brunch menu is sure to please everyone in your group. Keep...

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2022
House Margarita at The Plaza Restaurant

Margaritas are one of the most popular alcoholic beverages in the world, and are celebrated every year on February 22nd. If you love margaritas, this holiday is for you! Here at The Plaza Restaurant, we have many margarita options to...

Monday, September 27th, 2021
peppers

Chili peppers are one of the most important ingredients in dishes all over the world, especially Mexican cuisine, which is known for its varied flavors and tastes. Many different chili peppers, both fresh and dried, are essential when it comes...

Monday, August 30th, 2021
Mexican cocktails

Mexico is a place where beer and tequila reign when it comes to what alcohol people are drinking. Of course, when you go to popular bars, you’ll see all the tourists and hipsters drinking fancy cocktails, but at your typical...

Thursday, July 1st, 2021
The Plaza's new drink and dessert menu

  Hot days call for cold drinks to help beat the heat. So this summer, we’re highlighting our top ten summer drinks to celebrate the release of our new drink and dessert menus! These are perfect for summer and will...

Sunday, November 15th, 2020

Is there a difference between Tex-Mex and Mexican food? The answer is a resounding YES! The feisty and bold flavors of Tex-Mex make it a standout sub-type of Southwestern cuisine. From the fast food of Taco Bell to the dinner...

Thursday, October 15th, 2020
tex-mex and mexican food near me

For thousands of years, Native Americans lived in what is now known as the state of Texas. The first European settlers didn’t arrive in the area until the early 1500s. Three hundred years after their arrival, what would become Texas...

Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
mexican food ingredients

The hearty warmth of authentic Mexican food is hard to beat! While this cuisine has regional variations, there are certain key ingredients that you’ll find in nearly any dish you try. These ingredients are the hallmarks of this regional style...