We enjoyed our visit to the Borrego. I had a lamb, Spanish rice and pico de gallo. I also had a tamarind drink. I was impressed by the flavor of all the parts. The wife enjoyed her dish as well.
If you live in Austin, you've probably seen Borrego but didn't think much of it; it's an old Chinese restaurant on South Congress, right before Ben White/Hwy 71 (north side). But don't let the looks deceive you, the food is great. Tortilla soup, mole, enchiladas,...More
I was not expecting much as the place is kind of a dive. However, I was pleasantly surprised by the cozy interior and friendly staff. The chips were warm and salty and readily replenished. The hot sauce was good. I was excited to see mole...More
This is one of those places that you drive by and always see surrounded by pick up trucks in the morning. It certainly doesn't have charm or sophistication, but they have pretty good Mexican food and the best tortilla soup in town. It comes in...More
We were in Austin for a family reunion, and several members of our party hadn't arrived yet. We had just finished driving four hours to get to Austin. We checked into our hotel and wanted to find some good, local food. Everyone in the party...More