12. Tamales. Everywhere.
Everyone you know has an aunt or grandma who makes and sells hot and delicious homemade tamales out of a cooler.
13. We are a food town
When your city is home to James Beard-caliber chefs like Stephan Pyles, Matt McCallister, Omar Flores, John Tesar, and David Uygur, you know you’re not messing around.
14. Speaking of food, we’ve got the best of meaty and meatless dishes
On any given day you can order anything from a whole roasted pig's head at CBD Provisions or the vegan "Ate" Layer Burrito at Spiral Diner.