Taco news: El Chilito opens in South Austin next week

The El Chile Group is about to welcome another into its growing family of restaurants. El Chilito opens at 4501 Manchaca Road on June 30. The day will be marked with a pig roast and pork tacos, along with chilled watermelon, limonadas and aguas frescas, and complimentary beer and sangria at a party that starts at 6  p.m. The new El Chilito will operate under the same hours (7 a.m.to 10 p.m. Monday-Friday and 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday) and feature the same menu as the other three locations. More information at elchilito.com.

A cochinita pibil taco (shredded pork with orange and achiote and pickled onions) from El Chilito.



Author: Matthew Odam

Restaurant critic & features writer at Austin American @Statesman and @Austin360. Austin-born 6th generation Texan. Left-handed.

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