El Palenque Restaurant

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Your patented rutabaga recipe has been lacking a certain joie de vivre lately that an indirect education in spice is sure to remedy. Today's Groupon gets you $25 worth of Salvadoran and Mexican cuisine at El Palenque for $12. Have a home-cooked meal away from home without attaching wheels and an engine to your home.

Maneuvering the food-strings of a fully operational restaurant takes learned fingers capable of tremendous culinary know how. El Palenque has been family owned for 20 years, so it's full of handmade, time-tested family recipes. Fresh ingredients populate a dinner menu crammed with savory Central American fare. El Salvador sways the recipes of traditional chicharron pupusa (spiced pork; $10) and the hearty tamal (a corn dish with olives, potato, bell peppers, carrots, garbanzos, and feta cheese; $10). Mexico asserts its kitchen influence with palenque salad (meat, rice, beans, lettuce, avocado, and pico de gallo; $10) and the crispy chimichanga (accented with ranchera salsa, avocado, and sour cream; $13). A cold glass of horchata, tamarindo, or mango juice to send refreshing coolness down the hatch will happily accompany your meal.

Instead of being punched in the ear by a frenzied boxer wearing a Hugo Boss button-down shirt, venture into a sea of guacamole and depart on a flavor voyage. Skivvy into fresh ingredients prepared with love and fire. Your taste passport eagerly awaits a stamp from enchilada customs.

Reviews

Citysearchers give El Palenque 4.5 stars and Yelpers give four:

  • I've lived in El Salvador before... And these guys have the best Salvadorian food... The pupusas are the best! -- Phil O, Citysearch
  • God bless the soul that created the Papusa. I have been to this place 3 times and I still can't bring myself to order anything else. -- houseofpearl, Citysearch
  • It smelled terrific inside and the owner was very helpful and pleasant. The owner is clearly very proud of his heritage and food. -- SPDX, Citysearch

The Fine Print


Promotional value expires Jun 19, 2010. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person. May purchase multiple as gifts. Limit 1 Groupon per table of 4. Reservation recommended. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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