Perfect with a glass or pitcher of our award winning margaritas (the top shelf is tops) or a frosty mexican or domestic bottled cerveza!
Queso eI Head Honcho
Featured in Southern Living Magazine! Signature white queso topped with our spicy ground beef and sprinkled with pico de gallo and cilantro.
Fresh black haas avocados blended by hand with tomatoes, fresh cilantro, onions and fresh lime juice.
Hand cut and seeded jalapenos stuffed with our secret cheese mixture, lightly breaded and fried to order with pico de gallo, sour cream and guacamole on the side.
Flautas, queso and stuffed jalapenos with a heaping mound of guacamole....perfect to share or if you just can't decide.
Guacamole de la Mesa
EI Norte's Tableside Guacamole mixed at your table with freshly chopped Hass avocado, red onion, jalapeno, lime juice, cilantro and served with our yummy Cumin Dusted Chips!
Onion, garlic, tomatoes, green chiles and jalapenos are added to our white melting cheese and garnished with pico de gallo and cilantro. perfect for dipping with our hot fresh chips.
Crispy tostados topped with your choice of fajita beef or chicken, or shrimp. Served with refried beans and shredded cheese and garnished with jalapenos, guacamole, sour cream and pico de gallo on the side.
Beef or Chicken$11.95
Cheddar and Jack cheese melted on crispy tortilla chips, topped with black bean corn relish, chopped tomatoes, diced avocado, fresh cilantro and queso fresca. Pickled jalapenos and lime wedges on the side.
Iceberg Lettuce Wedge topped with bacon, avocado, chopped tomatoe, black bean corn relish, queso fresco and blue cheese dressing.
Add Chopped Chicken or Beef for Additional
Mixed greens, tomatoes and cheese topped with mesquite grilled chicken or beef fajita, pico de gallo, cheddar cheese and lime ranch dressing.
Grilled chicken, bacon, avocado, black bean corn relish, tomatoes and fresh mixed greens tossed with our southwest romano cilantro dressing and topped with queso fresca.
Chopped fajita chicken, diced avocado, fresh strawberries and kiwi, bacon, pecans and mixed greens topped with queso fresca and our special raspberry vinaigrette dressing.
Mixed greens, black beans and jack and cheddar cheese topped with your choice of spicy ground beef or roasted chicken ranchero with lime ranch dressing and topped with pico de gallo, sour cream and guacamole.
The one you know and love - fresh mixed greens with our reduced fat lime ranch dressing.
Crazy Good Chili
Pork loin, diced chuck roast and ground beef slowly simmered with fresh spices and vegetables in chicken stock and lager beer. Served over a bed of crispy hot fries & topped with sour cream and cheddar cheese.
Chicken Tortilla Soup
Roasted chicken and fresh poblano peppers simmered in a spicy broth loaded with onions, tomatoes and fresh cilantro. Served in the classic style with crispy tortilla strips and jack cheese.
Chicken Poblano Soup
Roasted chicken, corn, celery, carrots and poblano peppers slowly simmered in a creamy chicken stock.
Mesquite Grilled Fajitas
Marinated and grilled over 100% mesquite wood and served on a sizzling platter with sautéed onions and peppers. Traditionally accompanied with cheddar cheese, sour cream, guacamole, Arbol Chili sauce, fresh warm flour tortillas, mexican rice and refried beans.
Chicken, Beef or Combo
Grilled and marinated zucchini, yellow squash, red onions, poblano peppers and red bell peppers.
El Norte Signature Tacos
Marcelino's Carne Asada Tacos (3)
Chopped beef fajita meat, diced red onions and cilantro on our white corn tortillas with a side of our Red Taco Sauce. Served with Rice and Beans.
Mama's Fish Tacos (2)
Blackened Tilapia with fresh grilled red bell pepper, poblano and jalapenos, topped with our Southwestern Creamed Corn, avocado and bacon. Served in our handmade Mercado Taco Shells. Comes with rice and beans.
Papa Pepe's Spicy Shrimp Tacos (3)
Blackened shrimp on our white corn tortillas with a side of fresh pineapple habanero salsa. Served with rice and beans.
Texas Brisket Tacos (3)
Tender smoked brisket tacos, grilled onions and monterrey jack cheese, served in flour tortillas with a bowl of Borracho Beans, sliced avacado and El Norte's special bar-b-que sauce.
Mercado Style Tacos (3)
This is the style of taco served in the markets of Mexico. Handmade fresh masa tortillas stuffed with your choice of beef or chicken fajita and then folded, grilled and garnished with lettuce, tomatoes, poblano pepper strips and guacamole.
"Cabo Style" Tacos (3)
Definitely not traditional but equally delicious. Lightly grilled fresh corn tortillas filled with your choice of tilapia or shrimp, jack cheese and garlic sauce. Served with rice and garnished with lettuce, tomatoes and sliced avocado.
Especiales de la Casa
Add a small dinner salad to any Especial...$1.50 (Split orders on any Especial add $2).
Large 16 oz. pork shank slowly roasted until fork tender then fire glazed with a special sweet and spicy sauce. Served with your choice of two sides.
Your choice of fajita chicken or fajita beef. Two smoke grilled Enchiladas rolled with cheese in flour tortillas and topped with our very own special cheese sauce. Served with Cilantro rice and your choice of Refried, Borracho or Black beans.
Made in the traditional way, slow roasted pork with mexican spices, onion and orange juice. Served on a bed of rice. With your choice of beans, fresh warm tortillas and a side of our spicy avocado sauce.
8 oz. of Tilapia, blackened cajun style served on a bed of fresh julienne cut sauteed veggies.
Fresh mesquite grilled chicken breast, grilled onions, fresh peppers, red onions, mushrooms and Jack cheese. Served on a sizzling platter with your choice of one side and fresh warm tortillas.
Camarones de Juan
Shrimp sauteed in garlic butter, placed on a bed of mexican rice and topped with our signature Jalapeno Cream Sauce with your choice of one side.
Roasted Chicken Stuffed Poblano
A large roasted fresh Poblano chile pepper filled with our own roasted chicken and special blend of sweet apricot, onion and spices, served with your choice of two sides.
Stuffed Breast of Chicken
Large chicken breast basted with garlic butter, stuffed with jack cheese and poblano peppers, roasted and topped with Jalapeno Cream Sauce served with mexican rice and your choice of one side.
The Sizzling Platter
Marinated beef or chicken over julienne veggies and sprinkled with jack cheese. Served with pico de gallo and corn tortillas.
Black Bean Avocado Enchiladas
Black Beans, Cilantro Rice, Corn and Red Onion rolled in a soft com tortilla and topped with Verde Sauce and Queso Fresca. Served with Black Beans and Salad garnish with Ranch Dressing.
Chimichanga (EI Norte Fried Burrito)
Your choice of ground beef or ranchero chicken with beans, lettuce, tomatoes and cheese, wrapped in a flour tortilla and deep fried the traditional way. Topped with chili, ranchero, queso or chili verde sauce and served with rice and beans.
"Sunset" Chicken Flautas
Specialty shaped super thin white corn tortillas rolled and stuffed with our roasted chicken and lighdy fried crisp. Served with guacamole, sour cream, chili con queso and arbol chili sauce.
Your choice of ground beef or chicken ranchero stuffed in a fresh flour tortilla with cheese, refried beans, lettuce and tomatoes. Topped with your choice of sauce and served with rice and refried beans.
A fresh flour tortilla loaded with cheddar and jack cheese, bacon, red onion and green chiles and griddled to a crunchy perfection. Served with pico de gallo, sour cream and guacamole on the side.
Chicken or Beef$13.00
Traditional Tex-Mex Combinations
Enchiladas, tacos and tamales are the classic cornerstones of Tex-Mex cooking. And nobody, but nobody does these classics better than El Norte! It's as easy as "one, two, three" mixed and matched any way you want. Served with refried beans and rice. Substitute any one side - add $1.25.
Your Choice of Any One (1) Item
Your Choice of Any Two (2) Items
Your Choice of Any Three (3) Items
Fresh hand rolled corn tortillas served up a number of ways, all of them muy bueno!
Cheese Enchilada (Tex-Mex Style)
Filled with cheese and topped with onions, our homemade beef chili and lots more melted cheese.
Filled with our spicy ground beef mixture topped with our homemade beef chili and lots of melted cheese.
Filled with chopped spinach, mushrooms, onions and cheeses and topped with our special sour cream sauce.
Chicken Enchilada Verde
Filled with our roasted chicken and topped with fresh homemade green chile tomatillo sauce and topped with queso fresco.
Chicken Sour Cream Enchilada
Filled with our spicy roasted chicken mixture, topped with our special sour cream sauce and garnished with slices of jalapenos.
Tacos & Chalupas
The traditional taco & chalupa served up in three delicious ways.
Crispy Tacos...oversized And Super Thin
Oversized super thin fresh corn tortilla shell hand formed and fried super crisp, served traditional style with your choice of spicy ground beef or chicken with lettuce, tomatoes and cheese.
Warm fresh flour tortilla filled with your choice of spicy ground beef or chicken ranchero with lettuce, tomatoes and cheese.
Crisp corn tortilla topped with refried beans, guacamole, lettuce, tomatoes, queso fresco and your choice of ground beef or chicken ranchero.
Fresh made and steamed tamales served in the traditional manner.
Stuffed with shredded brisket, smothered with beef chili and topped with lots of melted cheese.
Stuffed with our pulled pork, smothered with green chili sauce and topped with lots of melted monterrey jack cheese.
Add a small dinner salad or a cup of soup to any Wrap $1.50.
Blackened Beef or Chicken Wrap
Blackened beef or chicken fajita meat with lettuce, tomatoes, grilled onions and chipotle sour cream sauce.
A fresh blackened Tilapia filet on a bed of fresh grilled vegetables and jack cheese with a side of spicy avocado dressing.
All Sides $3.25.
Refried, "Borracho" or Black Beans
Southwestern Creamed Corn (muy Especial)
Black Bean and Corn Relish
Southwestern Squash Casserole
Chipotle Sweet Potatoes
The classic Mexican dessert. Simple, sweet, light and elegant.
Mexican Fried Ice Cream
Hard to describe, but easy to eat! Topped with caramel and pecans.
Orders of (2)$3.50
Orders of (4)$4.75
Orders of (6)$5.95
To Go Special
Dinner comes with (1) pint of salsa, a full bag of chips and a choice of (2) pints of any side.
El Norte's menu is a unique blend of Tex-Mex and Southwest cuisine served in a warm, friendly atmosphere. The decor makes you think you are dining in a quaint village town in Mexico. Their food is made fresh, from scratch daily and reasonable prices make your dining experience just that more pleasurable.