This city is being overrun by Mexicans. No, it’s not a Republican’s worst nightmare, we’re talking about the restaurant and bar scene. Mission Cantina, like Barrio Cantina just around the corner, is yet another recent Mexican concept rebranding. Opening up shop in the space formerly occupied by Beacon Street Tavern, the new restaurant has retained the same ownership and much of it’s former staff. However, the ambience of the formerly moody, markedly dim bistro has brightened considerably — that is, if you count the Dia de los Muertos skull imagery throughout as bright.
Look no further, sweaty summertime drinkers, this is the one drink that will single-handedly get you through this muggy season. High-maintenance mojitos can take a backseat, syrupy margaritas should step aside, and yes, even plain ol’ beer can park it; for the mighty — and crazy simple — Michelada is here.
You don’t have to be a fan of Mexican food to enjoy Lolita Taco Tuesdays. This popular BYOT (tequila, duh) [...]