Tasty Mexican sandwiches, known as tortas, feature buttered buns and are topped with everything from meat to refried beans. If you would like to sample delicious tortas in Houston, head to one of these eateries near our Houston Heights apartments:
Taqueria Del Sol
A Houston favorite for over 35 years, Taqueria Del Sol serves a unique blend of family recipes. The dishes feature the finest, freshest ingredients, and every bite bursts with memorable flavor. The restaurant boasts 4.5 stars on Tripadvisor. Diners enjoy their authentic Mexican offerings, reasonable prices, and fun, lively setting. During your visit, enjoy the tortas. They include lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, and your choice of meat.
Step into 100% Taquito to enjoy a true Mexican street food experience. The restaurant began as a school project at the University of Houston. It first opened in a trailer in 1996, and a brick-and-mortar location followed two years later. Don't miss sampling the avocado tortas. The toasted French bread comes topped with avocados, lettuce, onions, tomatoes, and sour cream. 100% Taquito opens daily at 11:00 a.m.
La Calle Tacos
At La Calle Tacos, you can enjoy a quick meal with friends before hitting the town. The restaurant comes to life with colorful chairs, televisions, and unique works of art. You can also watch the cooks as they work in the open kitchen. For dinner, try the torta campechana. This sandwich features three types of meat, jalapenos, chorizo beans, and other toppings for a delicious, hearty meal. Enjoy your torta with a pina colada or frozen margarita.
Before trying some tortas in Houston, explore the Buffalo Soldiers National Museum. You can enjoy exhibits, programs, and more. Finally, if you would like to call Lincoln Heights home, please contact us. Our leasing team will gladly show you the amenities and floor plans our luxury apartments in Houston have to offer.