Afraid to get hungry reading this blog ? Come to our Mexican restaurant La Palapa and try out the best Mexican food of Santa Rosa.

Our Mexican restaurant is locates in Santa Rosa, Lewis Road 590.


We know that all Mexican food is delicious and many of them have the same ingredients, but in this moment, we want to talk about the most populars.

Pico de Gallo is a savory mixture of chopped up tomato, onion, cilantro, peppers, and other personal preferences that are a favorite party favor with flour tortilla or pan dulce, another Mexican bread.

Enchiladas are wrapped tortilla rolls, filled with either beef, chicken, seafood, potato, beans, or other combinations, with a chili pepper sauce sprinkled on top.

Even snacks like carnitas are made of simmered or braised pork that can be served with any of the above mentioned.

Of course, Mexican food cannot be mentioned without tacos. There are so many varieties of tacos to choose from: fish, carne asada, fajita, beef and bean, chicken mole, chipotle pork, chorizo and potato, and the list goes on.

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Guacamole is an easy dish to prepare and its health benefits are very well known, seeing that guacamole comes from avocados.

Rice and cheeses are always on the table. They can come in the form of side dishes, or be the main ingredients of small cakes such as a Zacatecan-style baked mesa cake.

Soups and stews can often carry a meal. Pork and red chile stews, or carne adobada, are hearty dishes, as well as pork neck and purslane stew, or rebocado.

fava bean soup is commonly filled with potatoes, fava beans, corn, and tomato.

But we cannot forget the sweet dishes, now we present the most popular.

Churros are a favorite in the United States as well, but their origin is strictly Mexican.

Rice pudding ice pops, or paletas de arroz con leche, are quite popular, as well as pineapple rice pops, tamarind-chile ice pops, and strawberry and cream ice pops.