Cien Agaves Tacos & Tequila

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If you're looking for a good time Southwest-style, check out this funky, concrete-floored cantina, decorated with kitschy Mexican art. As the name suggests, it specializes in tacos and tequila, offering 13 varieties of the former and 100 varieties of the latter, all premium tequilas made from 100% agave (lesser tequilas contain only 51%). As you might imagine, Cien Agaves whips up some mean margaritas, using fresh lime juice, real prickly pears (not syrup) and other bold ingredients such as cucumber (which, I'm told, is a big seller as the weather heats up). Taco choices include carnitas, carne asada, lobster, baja lobster (deep-fried), al pastor (adobo pork with pineapple), chorizo with potato and a half dozen others you'll want to check out for yourself. Can't make up your mind? Try the platter, which offers one of each, and bring your friends to finish it all. The house-made chips are delish, as is the chunky guacamole. Save room for dreamy Kahlua flan. Lunch and dinner M-Sa. $-$$