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Velvet Taco

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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CHICK‏
3.75
Rotisserie Chicken
Herbed goat cheese, lettuce, tomato, smoked bacon, avocado, basil crema, flour tortilla
3.75
Rotisserie Chicken
White queso,‏ roast corn pico, cilantro, smoked poblano salsa, corn tortilla
3.75
Crisp Tikka Chicken
Spicy pepper sauce, buttered cilantro basmati rice, raita crema, Thai basil, flour tortilla
VEG
3.50
Wild Mushrooms
Herb goat cheese, onion chutney, purple potatoes, micro greens, lettuce wrap
3.50
Fried Paneer
Tomato chutney, Thai basil, tikka sauce, raita crema, flour tortilla
3.75
Rung Pao Tofu
Chili soy, asian slaw, roasted peanuts, pickled fresnos, chives, lettuce wrap
PORK‏
3.50
Chili Rubbed Pork
Queso fresco, pickled veg, cilantro, sriracha aioli, flour tortilla
3.75
Roast Pulled Pork
House shred, Thai basil, grilled pineapple-habanero salsa, spiked BBQ sauce, corn tortilla
3.50
Shredded Roast Pork
Blue cheese, avocado crema, smokehouse pico, onion chutney, pickled fresnos, blue corn tortilla
BEEF
3.75
Texas Burger
Peppered bacon, American cheese, lettuce, onion, tomato, pickle, velvet sauce, flour tortilla
4.50
Grilled Flank Steak
Portobello, white queso, grilled red onion, Mex - oregano, corn tortilla
4.50
Grilled Mediterranean Flank,
Brazos valley feta, light greek salad, tzatziki, fresh dill, flour tortilla
FISH‏
4.00
Crispy Calamari
Grilled pineapple-habanero salsa, smoked sea salt, cilantro, red chili BBQ sauce, lemon pepper aioli, corn tortilla
4.75
Cornmeal Fried Oysters,
Napa-fennel-radish shred, remoulade, pico, smoked chili butter, corn tortilla
6.25
Grilled Santa S"E Shrimp,
Queso fresco, salsa verde,'smashed' black beans, roast corn-avocado pico, blue corn tortilla
6.25
Ahi Poke (Raw),
Ginger-soy vinaigrette, avocado, golden beets, pickled fresnos, sesame seeds, pea tendrils, lettuce wrap
7.50
Maine Lobster Roll
Traditional new‏ england lobster salad, local arugula, tomato, avocado, green onions, flour tortilla
EGE
All pan scrambled
3.00
Bacon, Egg
Cheddar potatoes, smoked chili butter, flour tortilla
3.50
Roast Pork, Egg
White queso, smoked poblano salsa, mex-oregano, flour tortilla
3.25
Grilled Flank Steak, Egg
Herb goat cheese potatoes, pico, flour tortilla
SIDE‏
3.50
Rotisserie Corn
Elote-style', queso fresco, asadero, valentina, crema, lime
3.50
Roasted Potatoes
Lemon, garlic,‏ crema, parsley
3.00
Cake
Red velvet
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Contemporary
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
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Our GM bought us breakfast tacos from here...pretty decent for a few bucks each.It is nice to have a few different places to go.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank JTHEDIESEL
Reviewed 3 days ago

everytime these are the perfect meal//with many varieties and locations you can mix things up/always fresh and cute t shirts

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank eae777
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tacos here are amazing! Everything I have tried here has been excellent. This was my second trip here and I’ll be back!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Beth J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My niece & her friend took Grandma & me here for Memorial Day lunch. It was a new experience for us. I got a paneer taco & ordered a Kobe beef taco for Grandma. They were delicious. Our hosts ordered more tacos than I could...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank paolipam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun restaurant. No frills indoor and outdoor seating. Really flavorful and delicious tacos. Minimal wait for service. Clean. Safe area.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank threesticks03
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best eats we found in our trip to Texas. I loved the rustic, yet mordern-artsy, 80's vibe to the place. Fun atmosphere. The Thai cheese dip is unlike anything i've ever tried. DELICIOUS! I loved how their tacos represent various international flavors.We...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank towander23
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a newcomer in Chicago. If you’re nearby definitely check it out. The offerings are creative and delicious. We almost walked when we first saw the unassuming edifice. But a peek inside revealed a cool, casual atmosphere of diners really digging their food. 5...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank oppyga
Reviewed May 7, 2019

Absolutely loved this place, funky menu (yeah you can hold the sriracha crickets) – great chilled atmosphere and good quality taco’s with more unique ingredients. Really enjoyed it, we will be back!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Visidigi
Reviewed April 18, 2019

Such a great little taco place! We had the tikka chicken and pork tacos with Elote corn and chips and queso. The tacos had SO much flavor and the corn was nice and spicy. The queso is such a generous portion we had to go...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank CaitlinCox
Reviewed April 18, 2019

Stopped into VT cause it was in such close proximity to my hotel, and i love tacos. Upon entering the aromas were intoxicating. I ordered #3 the spicy tikka chicken, #12 the slow roasted angus brisket, and chips and queso. The tacos were delicious, the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Yes it is open. Make sure to get the tater tots with the fried egg on top!!
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