The tortilla's thinness makes it ideal for folding, sliding under closed doors, and illustrating theories that the earth is made of corn. Exhibit A, with this Groupon.
$14 for Two $14 Groupons Good for Mexican Fare
Corn ($1.89) and flour tacos ($2.25) embrace fillings such as chorizo, goat, and pulled pork, and Mexican telera bread encircles barbacoa and veggie tortas ($6.99+). Sips of margaritas and daiquiris mitigate the heat of spicy shrimp a la diabla ($12.99).
Taqueria Sonora's beer-battered fish tacos "steal the show" according to the Des Moines Register, which lauds the eatery's menu for its time-intensive recipes. More than 15 types of tacos, including lamb and goat barbacoa, Sonora-style shrimp, and charbroiled chicken, join other Mexican specialties such as tortas, enchiladas, and ceviche tostadas. The dining room is just as opulent, with cerulean-blue paint casting walls in a festive glow, and setting a vibrant backdrop for its collection of bejeweled sombreros and other artwork.