Make It A Taco & Margarita Summer At LM’s Lenita

By: Justin Dizon

A galvanizing food menu. Bold cocktails. Three dollar tacos on Taco Tuesday. What are you waiting for? Lenita Taqueria, Lower Manhattan’s newest Mexican cuisine outpost is ready for you at 7 Hanover Square.

The vision of Chef Oscar Hernandez and Beverage Director Joao Poalo pairs a spacious interior with plentiful outdoor seating that is perfect for a summer’s worth of tacos and margaritas. Make sure to try some of their mezcal and tequila offerings – a specialty Lenita prides itself on. For the indecisive or adventurous among you, they offer flights with three different samples of mezcal from Oaxaca and the surrounding area.

With a Happy Hour from 5 to 7 PM on weekdays, noon to 4 PM brunch on the weekend, and Taco Tuesdays running from 5 PM to close, Lenita is here for you whenever you get a yen for Mexican.

Check out their website for the full menu and keep an eye on their Twitter account for the latest updates on tacos, tequila and everything in between.