Eldorado Cafe ~ "Foodie" Friday 5/25/18

Real Estate Agent with Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899

It's Memorial week-end and for some its fun to stay local when dining out with family and friends and celebrate traditions. If sharing great food fits the bill this week-end than you'll love the reataurant I'm recommending for this holiday week-end! This family owned and operated restaurant is located on the edge of this popular Central Austin neighborhood of Allandale.

ELDORADO CAFE                           http://www.eldoradocafeatx.com/

When great food is shared, it feeds the soul and makes your life just that much better.  That is what Eldorado Cafe strives to do all day every day. They serve hearty Mexican inspired comfort food in a casual, seated dining and drinking destination. One trip to Eldorado Cafe is all you need to keep you going back for more. Eldorado Cafe is committed to serving the community, and is always interested in partnering with nonprofits and other causes within the community.


Here is a sampling of what you will find on their menus: On the Platos Pequeños menu there's Shiny Ribs - crispy St. Louis pork ribs coated with sweet Arbol chile glaze garnished with jicama slaw...Grilled Panela Cheese - melty cheese wedges topped with salsa verde & avocado served with warm tortillas and Nachos Compuestos - individually constructed nachos featuring refried black beans, jack cheese, avocado and pico de gallo.  


On the Guisos de la Casa menu - Short Rib Salpicon - adobo braised shredded short rib with roasted chiles, tomato & sherry and Lemon Garlic Chicken - roasted chicken with lemon, roasted garlic, tomato & green onions. The Enchiladas menu has Esme's Magic - enchiladas filled with mashed potatoes, topped with ancho chili sauce, served Esme's Way with shredded lettuce, purple cabbage, tomato and queso fresco...Joel's Happy Plate - two cheese & one beef enchilada with red chile sauce, eldorado queso & jack cheese topped with diced onions & a jalapeño toreado and Rene's Awesme Enchiladas - roasted beef short rib with tomatillo sauce, jack cheese, sour cream and green onion.  


When you're ready on the Dessert menu you'll find Sopapilla Cheesecake-cheesecake topped with cinnamon & sugar crusted pastry drizzled with warm central Texas honey and the Skillet Cherry Pie - cherry pie topped with sweet & nutty granola crumble served in a cast iron skillet.


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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good morning Dorie. You are killing me! Off to search for some Mexican food! Enjoy yuour day!

May 25, 2018 04:47 AM #1
James Dray
Fathom Realty - Bentonville, AR
Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results

Morning Dorie.

Well that is a new one on me.  Enchiladas with mashed potatoes, well I never

May 25, 2018 04:48 AM #2
Anita Clark
ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055 - Warner Robins, GA
Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA

Happy Foodie Friday Dorie. Another excellent restaurant option for those in the Austin TX area. Sharing great food is definitely on my list for this weekend.

May 25, 2018 04:56 AM #3
Matthew Klinowski, PA
Downing-Frye - Naples, FL
Golf Community Real Estate Specialist

Morning Dorie, looks like an excellent Mexican restaurant!  Now I'm already thinking about what I'm going to have for dinner. Have a great weekend.

May 25, 2018 05:18 AM #4
Amanda S. Davidson
Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group Brokered By eXp Realty - Alexandria, VA
Alexandria Virginia Homes For Sale

Dorie, Eldorado looks like an excellent option for mexican food in Austin. The nachos sound so good! Have a great weekend. 

May 25, 2018 05:56 AM #5
Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400
The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803 - Plainview, NY
Long Island Home and Condo Specialists

Dorie, I agree about staying local this weekend and sharing food out with family!

May 25, 2018 06:01 AM #6
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Good morning Dorie. Well I am home and this sounds like a great place to eat.

May 25, 2018 06:44 AM #7
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy


Your description of Eldorado is wonderful.

We both love Mexican food and we have not had any in a while...now I know what I want for lunch.

May 25, 2018 07:06 AM #8
Grant Schneider
Performance Development Strategies - Armonk, NY
Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes

Good morning Dore - everything on the Eldorado Cafe is yummy.  Sound a great place to hang out for comfort food.

May 25, 2018 08:04 AM #9
Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist

Dorie,  Now I am hungry for a great Mexican Food meal!  It's only 8am 

Wishing you and your family a safe and fun holiday weekend!  

May 25, 2018 08:09 AM #10
James Grant
Asheville, NC

Good Morning, Dorie, I Love Mexican Food it makes me hungry. Thanks for sharing! Have a Nice Day!

May 25, 2018 08:39 AM #11
Kathy Streib
Room Service Home Staging - Delray Beach, FL
Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224

Hi Dorie- you did it again...made this Texan hungry for some really good food. I think Austin must have some of the very best places to eat!!

May 25, 2018 04:57 PM #12
Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent

I love good Mexican food. I would give this one a whirl, Dorie. Have a good holiday weekend.

May 25, 2018 08:13 PM #13
Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089
Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers - Haiku, HI
Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info

From what you describe, I'd eat there any day.  Happy Memorial Day Weekend.

May 25, 2018 11:53 PM #14
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

Hello Dorie --- Eldorado Café seems like another golden dining adventure in Austin.

May 26, 2018 08:42 AM #15
Sally K. & David L. Hanson
EXP Realty 414-525-0563 - Brookfield, WI
WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce

Mmmm...sounds like one tasty menu to enjoy this holiday weekend !

May 26, 2018 09:05 AM #16
JL Boney, III
Coldwell Banker - Columbia, SC
Columbia, SC Real Estate

I love these write ups that you do for local restaurants. I am certainly going to revisit these posts if I end up in your area.

May 26, 2018 11:03 AM #17
Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods

Okay, I'm officially starving now, after reading this post, Dorie! What a great Foodie Friday highlight - Eldorado Café sounds like my kind of place!

May 27, 2018 12:55 PM #18
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