77: The Larry from Taco Cat

Taco Cat: Call number, get tacos

Taco Cat: Call number, get tacos

When Taco Cat launched earlier this year, we were charmed by its simple directive ("Call Number, Get Tacos"), beguiled by its silly palindrome name and bike delivery dedication, and nagged by one persistent question:

Would the tacos, you know, be any good?

See also: Taco Cat Adds Bike-Delivered Sunday Brunch Service with Breakfast Burritos

Not that 2 a.m. drunk food is held to the exacting standards of fine dining fare, but Taco Cat promised to be more than a booze-sopping, Mexican-themed hangover remedy. Could it be a satisfying sober dinner? And later, when TC added Sunday brunch service, could it hold up in the revelatory light of late morning?

The Larry -- a predictably gratifying blend of chicken, spicy chorizo, and cheese -- put those nagging questions to rest. Three foil-wrapped corn tortilla tacos come stuffed with the warm, savory meats and cheese and are then topped with onions, cilantro, and crema, and served with a side of salsa. For $8.99 (which includes the delivery fee so you need only add tip), it's a tasty little meal conveyed right to your doorstep.

The delivery radius is limited to Uptown and Powderhorn (they're on bikes, people). But as their website FAQ clearly states, if you're desperate for that bike-delivered, palindromic taco goodness that only a Taco Cat can give, make your way into the delivery area, provide them a solid address -- "We don't care if you're hanging out in front of Cheapo" -- and they will come find you.

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