Casa Vieja

Where: 6007 5th Ave, Brooklyn 11220 (Bet. 60th & 61st St)
  • The tacos are the best — even through a “small taco” is on the menu, it doesn’t exist as far as I know. The large taco is only $2.25 and they stuff them full. 2 is usually enough for lunch, and 3 will put you over the edge. The chicken and al pastor are good, especially with guacamole, which is extra
  • If you order for pick-up, give yourself a lot of time or bring a book. Also, call ahead — sometimes the cook doesn’t show up