Every prince knows that the most effective way to wake up a sleeping beauty is not with a boring kiss but with a single potent drop of fiery green chili. Awaken tired taste buds in royal fashion with today’s Groupon: for $10, you get $20 worth of Mexican cuisine at Senor Tequilas.
Meals commence with one of Senor Tequilas' zesty appetizers, such as four flautas topped with sour cream and guacamole and filled with a choice of chicken or beef ($5.95) or deep-fried taquitos mexicanos stuffed with seasoned chicken ($5.95). A house specialty, the El Amigo ($14.95) invites diners to show off their culinary creativity by rolling up grilled steak, chicken, mexican sausage, and shrimp into flour tortillas to make tacos or avant-garde paintbrushes. Guests also can leave the work to the kitchen's creative culinarians and opt for enchiladas tapatias, meat-stuffed corn tortillas that are pre-rolled and painted with a colorful splash of spicy red sauce ($9.50). With more than 20 combinations plates, diners can pick and choose their favorites to eat or cast in a literal interpretation of Shakespeare's As You Like It. Lunchtime unveils its own tasteful showcase with dishes such as pollo a la chipotle, grilled chicken strips slathered in a tangy chipotle sauce and flanked by rice, refried beans, and three flour tortillas ($7.50).
The chefs at Senor Tequilas pay homage to traditional Mexican fare, crafting satisfying dishes such as mole-topped chicken enchiladas and crispy chimichangas. House specialties include the carnitas michoacan, morsels of slow-cooked pork served with flour tortillas, rice, refried beans, and pico de gallo. Staffers deliver lunch plates filled with the likes of pollo a la chipotle, which features grilled chicken simmered in a piquant chipotle sauce. The menu also offers more than 20 combination platters for diners who prefer to sample several items or test whether or not a taco will fit inside a chile relleno.
Diners can relax in cushioned booths with wood detailing and watch one of several televisions as servers pour cold draft beer and margaritas at the wooden bar.