My love for Mexican food was recently satiated by extremely tasty street tacos at the LAX Star Alliance Lounge.
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If you read me regularly, you know that I am a hopeless optimist when it comes to Mexican food. Indeed, I seek it out in every country that I visit. I’m often disappointed, but I think it is a better tradition than bringing home mugs or refrigerator magnets.
This time, however, I did not have to go far from home…or even pay for it.
The LAX Star Alliance Lounge is currently offering street tacos in the afternoon every Tuesday. When I enter the lounge I head straight for the outdoor patio, but if you enter the balcony overlooking the concourse below you will see a taco cart.
I would have missed this had a friendly lounge attendant not taken it upon herself to gather some tacos on a cart and wheel them around the lounge. I love that initiative.
Each plate contained two tacos – one with chicken one with carnitas (pork). The corn tortilla was fresh, the pico de gallo wonderful and I’m not ashamed to admit I had six tacos. The lunch of champions…
Augustine enjoyed them too:
Bad news, though. The Intelligentsia coffee is gone…
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If you’re in the Star Alliance Lounge at LAX and like tacos, look for the taco cart.
And lest I be unbalanced, the oneworld lounge one level below has offered street tacos for years–