El Chilito

South Austin
About
Cuisine: Mexican, Tacos

Ambiance: Bustling, Colorful, Bright

Why we love it: El Chile’s flavorful, contemporary approach to Tex-Mex is made even better by their convenient counter service and large, breezy patio at El Chilito.

Go for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Standouts: Puffy Taco, Black Bean Salad, Charlie's Special, Ojo Rojo

Know before you go: There's limited parking, and most seating is under a covered outdoor patio.


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