El Paso Mexican Restaurants

Springfield Location
6804 Commerce Street
Springfield, VA 22150
Phone: 703-912-6166

Woodbridge Location
3031 Golansky Boulevard
Woodbridge, VA 22192
Phone: 703-878-2856

Alexandria – Cooper Rd. Location
8746 Cooper Road
Alexandria, VA 22309
Phone: 703-619-5123

Alexandria – Richmond Hwy. Location
6151 Richmond Highway
Alexandria, VA 22303
Phone: 703-768-0002

Centreville Location
5127 Westfields Blvd.
Centreville, VA 20120
Phone: 571-752-6804

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The Difference Between Queso Fresco and Cotija Cheese

Many of us love cheese. Who doesn’t? Its combination of taste and flavors makes us want more of it. It’s considered a form of concentrated dairy; it creates a sensation of rich flavors. Many love adding it to their dishes to give it more flavor and texture.

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Mexican Brunch Ideas

Mexican cuisine is one of the most popular dishes in the world. In fact, according to CHD Expert, Mexican food is the 3rd most popular menu type in the US; taking 8 percent of the total national restaurant landscape. It is full of flavor; with the country’s culture and tradition being incorporated in the food….

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7 Light Mexican Dishes for Summer

Food is something many people bond over no matter which season. Mexican dishes are as sunny and warm as their summer weather. Chicken quesadillas, burritos, guacamole, tacos, plus feisty, staple drinks, and more. While Mexican food can be eaten all year round, there are certain dishes that are perfect for summer. Here are some light…

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The Different Types of Tequila

Tequila is probably one of the spirits that is synonymous with the country Mexico. Little did you know, there is still so much more to learn about this popular Mexican drink than the debilitating hangover that it could cause you. Known as Mexico’s National Drink, the famous spirit was born in the town of Tequila,…

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Keeping Avocados Fresh

Guacamole, avocado pasta, avocado pizza, avocado salsa — this list could go on and on. There numerous Mexican recipes with avocados in it. And each time, the dish is deliriously tasty that you wouldn’t get tired of having it for a meal. Avocado, also known as alligator’s pears, originated from the central and eastern highlands…

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5 Refreshing Mexican Cocktails To Make At Home

When talking about Mexican cocktails, the first thing that we easily think of is tequila. No doubt, it is one of the most popular and most favorites by many party-goers and cocktail lovers. But what you didn’t know is that Mexican drinks are equally popular and superb with the country’s cuisine. If you haven’t tried…

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5 Mexican Street Foods That are a Must-Try

Any foodie who loves vibrant, authentic, and rich taste in food knows that Mexico is one the countries where you can find the best street foods. With different specialties staple of Mexico’s various regions, you will surely get overwhelmed on which to try first. What makes Mexican food unique and so irresistible is that each…

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What is Mole Sauce?

Mexican food is popular around the world for several reasons. Mexican dishes are always bursting with flavor and spices, allowing it to stand out on its own. People of different races were always excited to try Mexican food and keep on coming back for more. When eating in a restaurant that serves Mexican food, have…

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Tex-Mex Vs. Authentic Mexican

Who doesn’t love Mexican food? They are flavorful and one of the most crave-indulging cuisines out there. Mexican dishes typically consist of corn, chile peppers, tomatoes, beans, pork, and a lot more ingredients. Mexican food is also regionally diverse, creating a way for different regional styles of traditional Mexican cuisines.

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Have a Mexican-Inspired Thanksgiving Dinner!

Thanksgiving Day is just around the corner. This is the perfect time to surround ourselves with family, friends and of course, food. It is also the time wherein we give thanks to God for all the blessings we have received and are still about to receive. Despite the many struggles we face every day, it…

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Dia De Los Muertos

Different countries celebrate different kinds of holidays and traditions. In Mexico, they celebrate Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). It is not Halloween though as it begins on the same date. Dia de los muertos is celebrated from October 31st through November 2nd. This Mexican holiday reunites families with their deceased loved ones.

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Flour or Corn Tortilla: What’s the Difference?

We all love tacos. From the taco cleanse to festivals, tacos can be found almost everywhere. However, the question remains –flour or corn tortilla? Which is better? Corn tortillas are believed to be the original tortilla, which dated as early as 10,000 BC. The term is coined by the Spanish conqueror Hernando Cortez which means…

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Origins of Papel Picado

Have you seen colorful paper chiseled with a variety of patterns adorned on the streets, restaurants or during parties? These lovely decors are called papel picado and are used at parties, family gatherings or as simple decorations at home. They are also being used as an offering for the Day…

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Why Mexican Cuisine Is Perfect For Your Summer Party

Summer is the perfect party season for a lot of people. When hosting a party, one thing you should not forget is the food. A party is not a party without food. Because it’s hot out, you may want to have a list of menu items that are light, fresh and delicious while trying to…

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Authentic Mexican Cocktails

Mexico is definitely a country destination for those people who love to experience authentic dishes and authentic cocktails. Mexican cuisine and cocktails are known for their intense flavors, colorful decorations, unique seasoning and ingredients which are native to the country. Their cocktails are more than just alcohol that you get to drink in fancy resorts…

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Mexican Cuisine: A Rich History in a Modern Context

While Mexico only became an official country in the 19th century, Mexican food carries with it an extremely diverse set of influences spanning several thousand years of complicated history, encompassing the indigenous tribes that originally settled the area, as well as the Europeans who colonized the region in the 1500s. However, it wasn’t until the…

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5 Must Haves For A Mexican Style Brunch

Brunch is a great chance to relax on a leisurely weekend. This is a chance to reconnect with others in a marvelous setting where you can let your hair down. Mexicans’ culture embraces this concept with gusto. If you want to enjoy a Mexican style Brunch, you can have your own at home with friends and family….

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The History of Tacos

Tacos. Who doesn’t love them? They’re the perfect thing to eat any time anywhere. They’re convenient, portable and very filling. Tacos make an ideal breakfast, lunch, snack or dinner. The crisp crunch, varied fillings and wonderful sauces make it a complete meal and a fabulous eating experience. If you’re one of those people who can’t…

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11 Mexican Dishes and Drinks You Can’t Miss Out On

If you’re planning to spend some leisurely time in El Paso, you’re probably anticipating the opportunity to tuck into the local food. As exciting and vibrant as the country’s culture, authentic Mexican food is famous for its unique and bold flavors. Here’s a look at the Mexican dishes and drinks you shouldn’t miss out on.

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El Paso Mexican Restaurants
6804 Commerce Street
Springfield, VA 22150
Phone: 703-912-6166

Woodbridge Location
3031 Golansky Boulevard
Woodbridge, VA 22192
Phone: 703-878-2856

Alexandria – Cooper Rd. Location
8746 Cooper Road
Alexandria, VA 22309
Phone: 703-619-5123

Alexandria – Richmond Hwy. Location
6151 Richmond Highway
Alexandria, VA 22303
Phone: 703-768-0002

Centreville Location
5127 Westfields Blvd.
Centreville, VA 20120
Phone: 571-752-6804

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