If you want to feel the breeze at Lucha Cartel, the Old City Mexi-rant from the National Mechanics crew, sip happy-hour margaritas on the Chestnut St patio. If you want to feel a draft, sidle the inside bar where a dozen brews, like Bell’s Oberon and Sneaky Pete, are poured from this column of spikily bronzed truck exhaust pipes, perfect for when you're running on fumes at the end of the day
Way more awesome than wherever you had your last supper, the vibe here's Day of the Dead meets Lucha Libre
Despite the theme, this Negra Modelo-sauced ribeye's anything but tough
Don't have a mask? Hide your identity behind one of their tequila 'tails like this blue Curacao tippler, or a Strawberry Pomelo, which mixes grapefruit soda..
... with no more than a tank of house-infused strawberry tequila
Rather create your own infusions? The guacamole can be mixed with
corn not bacon, queso fresco not bacon, and bacon
Like your morning coffee, these slow-cooked pork carnitas tacos come grande-sized and one after another after another
Close things out with a a slice of their dulce de leche cheesecake, then hit the treadmill the next day for a far less awesome way to get exhausted.