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Cantina Crawl: La Ópera Bar

Cantina Crawl: La Ópera Bar
... the bullet hole in the tin ceiling of La Ópera was left behind by Pancho Villa. Opened in 1876, La Ópera is a traditional 19th century Mexican Cantina with a long bar, tall dark-wood booths, linen-covered tables, tiled floors, gilded baroque ceilings, lace and red velvet. Frosted windows help to keep the bright sunlight out and the atmosphere inside La Ópera is truly unique. Mirrors and oil paintings adorn the walls, chandeliers hang from the ceiling and waiters in jackets and suits tend to well-dressed...
July 30th, 2010 | Laura Nazimiec | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Cantina, featuredarticle, Restaurants & Bars

Cantina Crawl: Salón Tenampa

Cantina Crawl: Salón Tenampa
... interior of Salón Tenampa is covered in large murals depicting some of the country’s best musicians and most memorable historic events.  The Cantina employs its own elaborately dressed mariachi bands who spend the evening going table to table performing songs and entertaining customers. The bar at Salón Tenampa offers a large selection of tequilas along with the usual Mexican beers.  The restaurant serves a variety of Mexican specialties including Molcajete con Arrachera, Chamorro Adobado...
June 24th, 2010 | Laura Nazimiec | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: bar, Cantina, featuredarticle, live music, restaurant