La EsquinaSTAR PATRONS Kate Hudson, Julia Roberts, George Clooney
THE SCOOP Celebrities flock to this Mexican eatery as much for the mystery as for the eats. V.I.P. patrons know to enter the street level taqueria and proceed through a dingy door marked "Employees Only" to reach the subterranean dining area, but just knowing how to get there isn't always enoughthe restaurant operates on a strict reservations-only policy.
WHAT TO ORDER Indulge in the Costillas de Puerco, a charred Chipotle-Guava Glazed Pork Spare Ribs with sweet plantains and escabeche, $21
106 Kenmare Street