New Chilaquil Restaurant Will Bring Traditional Mexican Fare to San Antonio's Pearl Development

click to enlarge COURTESY PEARL BOTTLING DEPARTMENT
Courtesy Pearl Bottling Department
Popular Broadway food truck Chilaquil will open its first brick-and-mortar location in October at the Pearl’s Bottling Department.

Chilaquil’s menu offers traditional Mexican street and comfort foods, with its focus being elaborate versions of chilaquiles, a favorite consisting of tortilla chips smothered in salsa, cheese and more. The eatery will also offer tortas, mollettes, quesadillas and other south-of-the-border snacks.

“I wanted to bring a traditional dish to San Antonio that was often hard to find at local restaurants, so that’s why we started Chilaquil,” chef-owner Orlando Aguirre said in a release. “Moving into the Pearl Food Hall is so exciting, and we can’t wait to share our recipes with a new audience.”

Chilaquil will stop operating its food truck once it opens in the Bottling Department.

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