Perhaps one of the reasons why the American city New York It is nicknamed the “Big Apple” because it is eaten with the great variety of flavors that can be found in its streets, among which there are Mexican dishessome are offered in restaurants like Cosme and skipof the Mexican chef Enrique Olvera, who in CDMX has Hillin Polanco, and the tortilla shop El Pujo Millin the Countess.
The Pujol restaurant arrived in 2021 at number 9 of the ranking The 50 best restaurants in the world 2021which highlights the best in the world; on the same list is his distant cousin cosimoat number 22a place where a few years ago former President Barack Obama and his wife, attorney Michelle Obama, had dinner with avocado, mole, tortillas and carnitas.
Some time later, Olvera inaugurated skipanother relative of Pujol, is considered a more casual versionwhere you can find some flavors such as tortillas, chilaquiles, tacos, shells, fresh water, tamales and quesadillas.
How much do tortillas cost in Atla?
In 2017 he opened the Skip in New York’s NoHo, it is located at 372 Lafayette. He was born with the idea of being a neighborhood concept with Mexican food, if it is more casual than Cosme, it is also a project of Olvera and chef Daniela Soto-Innes, who in 2016 won the title of star chef of the year from the James Beard Foundation.
In a publication on the portal The World’s 50 Best Restaurants it is explained that, while Pujol and Cosme are seen as “destination restaurants”, Atla’s goal was for it to be “accessible to all” and serve “healthy mexican street food”,
It can be consumed on the spot, to take away or order by delivery. Among their products there are tortillas, which they advertise on their Instagram “to eat with everything”, they are sold six pieces for six dollars (124 Mexican pesos), if we consider that a kilo has about 27 units, it would cost about 27 dollars (557 pesos).
As a reference, in the Cuauhtémoc mayor’s office in Mexico City, the price portal of the Federal Consumer Protection Agency (Profeco) indicates the minimum price of tortillas per kilo is 13 pesos and the maximum is sold in 18 pesos.
There are other options to add in Atla, like the green sauce jar homemade raw, with tomatillo, serrano pepper, onion and cilantro, costs 12 dollars (247 pesos).
the order of guacamole prepared with avocado, onion, serrano pepper and lemon juice is advertised as “vegan” and costs 18 dollars (371 pesos).
How much does it cost to eat at Atla in New York?
A Cheese quesadilla it is offered at 14 dollars (288 pesos); three potato flutes and quesillo cost 17 dollars (350 pesos); there is also “Pork al pastor gringa”, for 19 dollars (392 pesos); or, suadero tacos, the order of three costs 24 dollars (495 pesos).
Among the most expensive is the famous Birria De Respopular all over the world, there they prepare it with slow-braised boneless ribs, onion, cilantro, red sauce and a side of tortillas, they sell it for half a pound (226 grams), which costs 32 dollars (660 pesos); or one pound (453 grams), for 94 dollars (1,940 pesos).
His chicken brothhomemade and daily delicacy in Mexico, they make it with rice, zucchini, chickpeas, avocado, cilantro, it costs 21 dollars (433 pesos).
Interestingly, they sellMexican Coke” on their menu, is a glass Coke that costs six dollars (123 pesos).
Its fresh waters are watermelon, Kumquat, jasmine, black sesame, pineapple, tamarind and horchata, they are priced at seven dollars (144 pesos).
They also prepare classic cocktails like the dove or margaritas for 16 dollars (330 pesos).
To give as a gift, they have cards that can be purchased from 50 to 500 dollars (about a thousand to 10 thousand pesos).