Information on Mexican Restaurants
Mexican restaurants are very popular all over the world due to their tasteful traditional Mexican cuisine and authentic Mexican preparation of fresh and healthy foods.
The type of the Mexican food that would most likely be served to you depends a lot on where you are. For example, if you live close to the Mexican United States border you are most definitely to be served the Tex-Mex food in one of the El Toro restaurants or some other restaurant alike.
If however, you go to the Mexican food restaurant in Mexico you would be surprised how different Mexican food is in Mexico than the one served in the United States, Canada or even Europe. This is because in Mexico foods that are used as ingredients are mostly fresh and organic which makes the meal much more tasteful and healthier of course.
On the other side if you live in a big metropolis such as New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, London, Paris, Madrid, Moscow, or Vancouver you have many Mexican food restaurants to choose from. In other words you can have the traditional and authentic Mexican food or you can have the Americanized (Tex-Mex) Mexican food or something in between.
Therefore first thing you need to know is that there are many types of restaurants that serve Mexican food. Some of them serve the Americanized Mexican food (Tex-Mex food) some serve the Authentic Mexican food and of course there are many order restaurants that prepare and serve Mexican food that can be placed somewhere in between these two categories.
Second thing you should know is that all Mexican food is tasteful and that there is a very high probability that you will enjoy most of the Mexican meals. This is why if you never had Mexican food there is no reason for you not to try it.
Mexican food history is very rich and diverse. So much so that even the experts on Mexican cuisine admit that they don't know everything about the traditional Mexican foods.
This is because in every region in Mexico there is a special way of preparing food and also because in different parts of Mexico different ingredients are used.
Also, even in the same Mexican region there are numerous variations when it comes to food preparation which makes it impossible to know everything about Mexican cuisine.
Some family recipes that can be tasted in certain Mexican restaurants are guarded as a secret for over a hundred of years and many other are still not discovered (publicly exploited).
Every traditional Mexican family has its own authentic Mexican recipes and some of those families decided to share their secrets with others by opening restaurants. Thanks to those families you have a chance to taste and enjoy great Mexican cuisine in many restaurants across the United States, Canada, Europe and the rest of the World.
Some of the restaurants that serve authentic Mexican food are: La Hacienda Mexican Restaurant, El Cholo Mex-Restaurant, Pepe's Mexican Food Restaurant, Ricardo's Mexican Restaurant, etc.
El Toro Mexican Restaurant is specialized in Tex-Mex food and it has 50 year long tradition. Therefore if you love the Tex-Mex food the Restaurant El Toro is the right place for you.
There are many other restaurants that have a good reputation for their great Mexican food. Some of them are not as famous as the ones that are numbered above, but that doesn't mean that they don't serve good and authentic Mexican food.