The Velvet Taco

4819 Washington at Shepherd Houston 77007 832.834.5908 velvettaco.com

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Popular with two locations in Houston, The Velvet Taco offers mouthwatering tasty, creative concoctions wrapped in that wonderful invention, the tortilla. Small menu, but every item packs a flavor wallop. With just a few trips, you can score them all. Chicken: Buffalo chicken, Danish bleu cheese, ranch crema, carrots ,micro celery, house buffalo sauce; Rotisserie chicken, queso blanco, roasted corn pico, charred tomato poblano salsa, cilantro, corn tortilla; Spick tikka chicken, tikka sauce, buttered cilantro basmati rice, raita crema, Thai basil; Picnic; avocado crema, warm honey Dijon potato salad, crispy chicken skin, cilantro. Veg: Nashville hot tofu, napa slaw, ranch crema, brined pickles; Fried paneer, tomato chutney, tikka sauce, raita crema, Thai basil; Falafel, tahini crema, arugula, tomato, pickled fresnos, avocado ,pickled red onion, peal tendrils, lettuce wrap. Pork: Cuban pig, gruyere cheese, pulled pork, honey ham, peppered bacon, grain mustard, brined pickles; Annato shredded pork, avocado crema, napa slaw, grilled pineapple, pickled onion, queso fresco, cilantro, hibiscus corn; Korea pork, angry crema, kimchee slaw, pickled fresnos, cilantro, Beef: Kobe bacon burger, peppered bacon, smoked cheddar, lettuce, onion, tomato, pickles, velvet sauce; Grilled flank steak, portobello, queso blanco, grilled red onion, Mexican oregano; Slow roasted Angus brisket, barbacoa style, red chile mayo, avocado relish, queso blanco, micro cilantro, comte cheese. Fish: Shrimp & grits, creole remoulade, blackened shrimp, crispy pepper jack cheese, grits, charred tomato salsa, micro cilantro; Fish & chips, curry mayo, malted fries, napa slaw, beer battered cod, pea tendrils; Ahi poke, sesame soy vinaigrette, arugula, pickled red onions, pickled fresnos, seaweed salad, wasabi crema, pickled ginger, black sesame seeds, lettuce wrap. Brunch: Chicken & waffle w peppered bacon, green apple slaw, maple syrup, red chile aioli, chives; Bacon & eggs w chile butter, smoked cheddar, charred tomato poblano salsa, micro greens. Cake: Red velvet. Drinks: Kick-ass margaritas; Local craft beer. Enjoy!

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