Mexican food is popular the world over because it’s easy going and comforting. However, many people get confused by the different styles of presenting Mexican food. Today we introduce you to the Burrito, derived from the word “burro” (donkey) and as a donkey, a burrito can hold a lot of weight!
It can be a confusing cuisine but to make one style of Mexican clear, take a look at the best 8 Burrito restaurants below, and you’ll be well on your way to enjoying a lovely Mexican feast.
1 Kimchi Burrito @ Takorea
At Mexican/Korean restaurant Takorea they have a Burrito recipe of, 12″ flour Tortila flipped round Kimchi, rice, sour cream and Takorea sauce.
2 Artisan Jack Cheese Burrito @ Xoco Mexican Restaurant
Specialist restaurant Xoco Mexican has probably the best Burrito in Hong Kong: Their Big Burritos recipe has a big homemade Tortilla with your filling choice plus, Artisan Jack Cheese, Pepper strips, refried beans: Guacamole, Pico De Gallo, sour Cream, Salsa, Black Beans And Mexican Rice on the side.
Filling choices are: Grilled Steak, or Organic Grilled Chicken, Grilled Prawns, Portobello Mushrooms or naturally Raised Yucatan Pulled Pork.
3 Veggies Pancake Burrito @ Tequila on Davis
Tequila on Davis is a lively place with a burritos recipe of an 8″ pancake you can have with, Chicken, Beef, Veggies or spicy Chorizo.
4 Burrito Bowl @ Agave Tequila Y Comida
Agave have a veggie option that you could have served in a burrito bowl without a tortilla, that’s delicious, which contains, roasted Anaheim peppers, courgettes, pumpkin chunks and onions.
5 Breakfast Burrito @ Ollies Cafe
Olies cafe’s breakfast burrito has, sausages, bacon, mushrooms, scrambled eggs, onions and asparagus wrapped in a traditional flour tortilla, and it’s super filling.
6 Australian Angus Beef Burrito @ Cali Mex
At Cali Mex they have the widest selection of burrito recipes, check out these: 100% Australian Angus beef mince is slow cooked to our original recipe, while the Barbacoa Beef Burritos recipe has pulled beef, marinated for 48 hours, slow baked in our special spice mix. The rump steak option, is also marinated, then grilled.
Their Chicken Burrito, is also made from Australian chicken, marinated for 48 hours, slow cooked, pulled and mixed with ranchero sauce. Or, how about Chicken, marinated for 48 hours in lime and olive oil, then char broiled?
Cali Mex also have a Chipotle Pulled Pork recipe made with 24 hr marinated US pork shoulder, barbecued with apple wood smoke, then pulled and mixed with chipotle BBQ sauce.
For Vegans, try a delicious mix of slow cooked black refried turtle and pinto beans, or perhaps a sauteed Spinach version with garlic, red onion, olive oil and a white wine glaze. Or try the one with mixed vegetables, in olive oil and spices, or shredded soya chicken, and vegetables sautéed in garlic and olive oil, tossed with pineapple and taco sauce.
7 Marinated Shrimp Burrito @ Foo Lum Fisherman’s Wharf
The Fisherman’s Wharf has marinated shrimps, with red onion in garlic, tossed in ranchero sauce.
8 Spinach Burrito @ Little Burro
At Little Burro they serve their burrito whole wheat or plain, with spinach.
Ordering from a Burrito Restaurant in HK with foodpanda
So whether you’re after a luxury breakfast burrito, or a version low in Burrito calories, (Mexican food can be very calorific!) These Burrito restaurants will help you decide what suits. Then all you have to do is use the powerful foodpanda app, and within half an hour or so a tasty little Burrito will arrive that’s just right for you.