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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, August 18th, 2020

Life is a fiesta at The Plaza Restaurant & Bar….but your safety comes first. We have made a commitment to the health and safety of our guests and staff. And as part of that commitment, we are taking every precaution...

Friday, July 31st, 2020
pinata celebration

The piñata is a wonderful party fixture that many of us have undoubtedly seen before. There is a certain joy to be found in watching the children take turns swinging at a paper-mâché animal while blindfolded. And when the piñata...

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...

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020
Flan Dessert with Whip cream and a cherry

The Mexican culture is interlaced with tradition and food. One particular traditional dessert is flan. A perfect flan can be molded and flavored to suit almost any preference. Its versatility makes it a very popular dessert that is well-suited for...

Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
avocado health benefit vitamins

Avocados are amazing sources of nutrition. They pack a powerful punch in terms of vitamins, minerals, and fiber; along with many other nutrients. Their rich and buttery flavor is a delightful addition to a meal–or a treat all on its...

Thursday, November 21st, 2019
Mexican holiday festival dancers

The winter months are a time of back-to-back celebration and festivities in Mexico. After November 1st and Dia de los Muertos, it’s a non-stop whirlwind of holiday cheer south of the border! Christmas celebrations in Mexico are a totally different...