Revisiting El Chupacabra

Miko visited me in Makati one Thursday afternoon and I brought him to my favorite Mexican food place, El Chupacabra. Haven’t been in El Chups for several months and I was surprised to find out that they already have a non-smoking area. :)

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We had some horchata. It’s a popular Mexican drink made from rice served ice cold that kinda tastes like milk tea. It’s 39php for 12oz, and 69php for 16oz.

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I had the San Francisco-Style Lean Pork Sisig and Miko had the Carnitas street taco, for 95php each.

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I liked the tacos, but my favorite among all their street tacos is still the Camarones A La Diabla. That’s one hot number you shouldn’t miss!

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Another fave of mine here is their barbecue. This has got to be my favorite grilled pork in all of Makati. The pork is tender and sweet and oh-so-yum with the spicy vinegar. A regular stick costs 20php and the jumbo is 40php.

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The Sonora Dog was super filling. It has sour cream, mustard, and guacamole. May side pa na fries. Boom! Soooo not bad for 230php.

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Had a Naranja Flan (100php?) for dessert. Rich and creamy and the syrup tasted like orange. Naranja is orange in Mexican, fyi.

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Couldn’t drink my favorite cocktail La Chupadita because I had to go back to the office, but all’s well. Glad I got to intro El Chups to Miko. :)

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You can check out my first entry about El Chupacabra here: https://baconandbangles.wordpress.com/2014/01/09/el-chupacabra/

El Chupacabra
5782 Felipe St. cor. Polaris St., Makati City
02 895-1919
Sunday to Wednesdays – 11.00am to 12mn,
Thursdays to Saturday – 11.00am to 3am

// listening to REO Speedwagon – In My Dreams

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2 thoughts on “Revisiting El Chupacabra

  1. it’s just so hard to get a table there! the food is so good that an hour or more in line is worth it.

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