Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Laredo, TX - photo by Billy Hathorn at en.wikipedia under CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated, GFDL, and CC-BY-SA-2.5,2.0,1.0
Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Laredo, TX - photo by Billy Hathorn at en.wikipedia under CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated, GFDL, and CC-BY-SA-2.5,2.0,1.0

US-MEXICO BORDER: ALL OF THE RESTAURANTS PICKED BY ANTHONY BOURDAIN ON NO RESERVATIONS

When Anthony Bourdain visited the border towns of Texas and Mexico on his show No Reservations Season 2 Episode 8 (originally aired May 22nd, 2006), he and his crew picked many restaurants. Here are all the addresses and the dishes showcased on No Reservations – Anthony Bourdain US-Mexico Border, all in a convenient list:

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DISH – Salsa and Chips, Corona Chicken, and Chicken Fried Steak

WHAT IS IT?

Salsa and Chips – tortilla chips with tomato salsa; Corona Chicken – marinated chicken breast fillet with onions, jalapeño and cheese, wrapped in bacon then grilled, and glazed with teriyaki sauce; Chicken Fried Steak – thinly sliced tip of sirloin, battered and fried, then topped with gravy.

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WHERE IS IT?

T B’s Bar & Grill
3806 Veterans Blvd
Del Rio, TX, United States

ANTHONY BOURDAIN US-MEXICO BORDER NOTES

T B’s Bar & Grill is no longer in business.

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DRINKS – Cerveza

WHAT IS IT?

Spanish for beer.

WHERE IS IT?

Corona Club
Miguel Hidalgo 200, Zona Centro
Ciudad Acuña, Coahuila, Mexico

ANTHONY BOURDAIN US-MEXICO BORDER NOTES

This bar in the border town of Coahuila, Mexico was the filming location for the intro bar scene of the movie “El Mariachi”.

DISH – Sushi, Kakuni and Snake Whiskey

WHAT IS IT?

Sushi – Japanese vinegared rice dish with various ingredients, including seafood, vegetables and tropical fruits; Kakuni – braised pork belly and venison cuts; Snake Whiskey – jug or bottle of whiskey with a dead whole snake.

WHERE IS IT?

Tokyo Garden
2515 E Del Mar Blvd
Laredo, TX, United States

ANTHONY BOURDAIN US-MEXICO BORDER NOTES

Tokyo Garden is no longer in business.