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Located in: Cheap eats | Mexican | Orlando

Grocery Los Hermanos

Address4130 Curry Ford Road
CityOrlando
Phone407-895-5451
Price Level$
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Brunch
Everyday
Everyday
Everyday
No brunch offered
Wheelchair AccessMay be limited
BeveragesNo Alcohol
Noise LevelLow Noise Level
Outdoor DiningNo
Late NightNo
Scott's Review

Like other market/cafes of this type, Los Hermanos offers a variety of foods as lunch specials, each visible for your inspection through the condensation on windows of the steam table. The young woman behind the counter lifted the lids of each pan so that I could see what was underneath. It all looked good, but when she lifted the cover from the chilaquiles, my mind was made up -- that’s what I’m having, I told her.

Chilaquiles are essentially strips of tortiallas that are fried and mixed with salsa and cheese. It’s a sort of Mexican comfort food. (It’s comfort food for at least one gringo, too.) Los Hermanos’ chilaquiles were served with two fried eggs on top. And because it was part of the lunch special, it also came with a load of refried beans and yellow rice. As I carried the container to the grocery checkout counter to pay for it, I was struck by how heavy it was. That was a lot of food for $6.39!

And a lot of good food, too. The chilaquiles had just the right amount of peppery heat, not to much that it burned but enough that you knew it was there. My only disappointment was that the fried eggs had cooked while sitting atop the chilaquiles in the covered pan, so the yolks had hardened a bit. I would have preferred freshly cooked eggs so that the yolk could have blended with the tortilla strips.

Address:

4130 Curry Ford Road
Orlando

Contact Data:

Phone: 407-895-5451

Located in: Cheap eats | Mexican | Orlando