Let’s Order Mexican Carry Out!

By: Fred Zdanowicz | March 25, 2020

Photo Courtesy of Grand Azteca.

Got a craving for some carne asada fajitas? Or how about a big beef burrito with a chicken quesadilla? Given all the coronavirus closures for Michigan bars and restaurants, there are still many Mexican restaurants around the D open for both carry-out and delivery services. Here are just a few where you can get your Mexican fix.

Grand Azteca

Grand Azteca offers large portions at great prices. Their full menu is available online. You can order over the phone for pick up, or online for delivery through Doordash. Specials include: Taco Tuesdays, which include hard shell chicken or beef tacos for $1.69 each, and Combo Wednesdays, which includes any combo #1 – #32 on their menu for $18.29. Visit their website for a full menu and to find a location near you.

El Rancho

Voted the #1 mild salsa in Michigan, El Rancho has been cooking authentic Mexican fare in Mexicantown since 1983. They’re open bright and early for breakfast at 8:00 a.m. You can pick up your order at their door or have them deliver it to you for a $10 delivery fee for orders of $20 or more in the Southwest Detroit area. Check out their website to view their full menu and to call in your order.

El Charro

Home of the Puffy Taco, El Charro has been in business since 1971 and has grown to four locations ready to serve you. People rave about their delicious enchiladas! During these days of extreme caution, the management of El Charro wants to express that they’re doing everything possible to keep their food safe from any airborne viruses. So you may stay safe and warm in your car, they offer curbside delivery to your vehicle when you arrive at their restaurant, and drive-thru service is available at their St. Clair Shores and Troy locations. Doordash delivery is available at all locations. For menus, phone numbers and delivery details, visit their website.

Sagebrush Cantina

Lake Orion’s premiere Mexican restaurant, Sagebrush Cantina has served Lake Orion and its surrounding communities for over 25 years. Their specialties include their famous fajitas, super burritos and homemade soups. They are open for carry out from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., seven days a week. To accommodate these awkward times of necessary social distancing, they offer curbside delivery to your vehicle so you don’t need to leave the comfort and safety of your vehicle. Also available is delivery service through Doordash and Uber Eats.

Whatever community you call home in and around the D, there’s a Mexican restaurant still open offering carry-out or delivery services. They fully appreciate your patronage in times like these and will continue, as always, to provide the highest quality food for their customers. So feed your inner craving for Mexican cuisine from the comfort of your couch. Just don’t forget to order extra chips and salsa!