Ormond Beach Restaurant Blog

5 Reasons to Eat Mexican Food Today


Most of us don’t really need a reason to eat Mexican food. After all, who can say no to a burrito? But since you have a lot of options when it comes to restaurants in the area, we figured you might need a little push towards the best one. So here are the 5 reasons you should eat Mexican food today (and tomorrow and the next day).

 1. It’s Healthy

Admittedly, this is a boring reason to choose Mexican food over your other choices. But technically, food is supposed to nourish your body. It should also be delicious and enjoyable to eat it, but its main job is to sustain your body for other activities. The good news is that you don’t have to sacrifice anything to eat healthy. In the case of Mexican food, it’s so tasty that you might almost be convinced that it can’t possibly be good for you.

But the reason Mexican food is one of the healthiest cuisines around is that it’s full of fresh, delicious vegetables and protein. While Mexican food is not carb-free, it uses fewer carbs than most other dishes. And that allows you to feel full without packing on the pounds. If you want to do something good for your body, then you should choose Mexican tonight and tomorrow and the next day.

2. It’s Flavorful

You can’t eat flavorful meals all day long. Most people eat cereal for breakfast and boring sandwiches for lunch at work. That means by dinnertime you’re starving for some deliciousness. Mexican food won’t disappoint you here. One of the reasons you crave it is the fact that we add tasty seasonings to every dish.

If you want to eat spicy dishes, you can get them, too. And if you don’t want to breathe fire, you can still order Mexican tonight and enjoy the delicious creations that come out of our kitchen. Regardless of which dish you order, you can rest assured that it will be seasoned just right.

3. You Won’t Regret It

There are many reasons to go out to eat. Not having to prep, cook, and clean up after yourself are the main ones. But going out to eat is also about exploring other flavors you don’t normally get to eat and enjoy at home. Unfortunately, it’s easy to stuff yourself mindlessly at the restaurant. Between the appetizer, the main dish, and dessert, you might be happy that you can still stand up after you’re done eating.

Mexican food is different. You won’t regret coming to our restaurant later, because the scale won’t go up because of it. Since Mexican food is super healthy, you won’t feel stuffed after dinner, either. And as an added benefit, you don’t have to feel guilty, like when you eat junk food, because Mexican food is healthier than most alternatives (and tastier, too).

4. You Get a Full Meal

Most entrees at restaurants don’t include all the ingredients for a healthy meal. Oftentimes the vegetable side item is simply laughable. Either it’s not edible or it’s not a vegetable at all. That’s definitely not the case with Mexican food. In fact, vegetables and proteins play an important part in all our dishes.

Admittedly, some Mexican dishes don’t look like a meal. A burrito is a good example. You can’t tell by looking at it that’s it’s a full meal, because everything is rolled into one. But you’ll get proteins, vegetables, carbs, and delicious flavors with every bite. 

5. Nachos and Margaritas

This almost needs to explanation at all. But in case you haven’t been to a Mexican restaurant lately, you could have forgotten about the endless nachos and tasty margaritas. In fact, you can probably convince anyone to go to a Mexican restaurant right now if you offered to get them a margarita. And when it comes to nachos, they’re just so good, you won’t want to stop eating. Fortunately, you can take leftovers from your main dish home, so there’s no reason not to chow down on nachos and cheese. 

Feel free to use this list to convince your significant other to take you out to get some Mexican tonight. You can also enjoy our Mexican dishes with a group of friends. There’s something on the menu for everyone. But even if you only order nachos and margaritas, you’re sure to have a fun evening.