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St. Patrick’s Day in Midtown St. Louis

At Diablitos, we are little devils. So, we love St. Patrick’s Day. Come celebrate with us by enjoying GREEN burritos and quesadillas, made with festive spinach tortillas!

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Flamenco Brunch Sundays!

Now Serving Brunch ALL DAY on Sundays! With Flamenco Guitar from Lliam Christy El Rasguño! Only $5 per item! All day Sunday!   Bloody Maries Breakfast Burritos Huevos Rancheros Mimosas

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Chef Lee brings home victory at the Taste of St. Louis Chef Battle Royale

Christopher Lee brings home the victory at the Taste of St. Louis Chef Battle Royale Saint Louis, MO (October 2, 2012) – In Good Company, LLC, the company that brought you Café Ventana, Sanctuaria, Diablitos Cantina and Hendricks BBQ would like to their congratulate Exectuive Chef, Christopher Lee on his victory this past weekend in the Chef Battle Royale at the Taste of St. Louis. The Taste of St. Louis Culinary committee hand-selected eight of metro St. Louis’ top chefs to participate in the Chef Battle Royale. This bracket-style competition was a head-to-head battle in which each chef was expected

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Taste of St. Louis Winner – Christopher Lee

ST. CHARLES, MO (KTVI) – Executive Chef Christopher Lee, of In Good Company, LLC (Cafe Ventana, Hendricks BBQ, Sanctuaria and Diablitos Cantina) fresh off his victory at the St. Louis Chef Battle Royale this past weekend at the taste of St. Louis, prepared some award-winning fare for Tim. Pulled pork, pineapple upside-down cornbread, greens, potato salad … even fried green tomatoes were on the menu! Hendricks BBQ 1200 South Main Street St. Charles, MO 63301 http://hendricksbbq.com/

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Chef Wil Pelly brings Small Plates 314 to Diablitos for a Mexican Street Food Revolution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Saint Louis, MO (April 10, 2012) – Wil Pelly, Chef de Cuisine at Diablitos Cantina, a Mexican street fare dining concept brought to you by In Good Company, LLC, is bringing Small Plates 314 to Diablitos for a pre-Cinco de Mayo “Mexican Street Food Revolution”.  This interactive cooking demonstration will be held under the patio lights on April 30, 2012 and will include items ranging from fresh chips and a variety of salsas to guacamole and tacos featuring braised pork, fire grilled beef and roasted veggies.  Happy Hour will begin at 6:30pm to kick off the

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Feast Your Eyes on Chef de Cuisine, Wil Pelly

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Saint Louis, MO (February 2, 2012) – Diablitos Cantina, a Mexican street fare dining concept, is proud to announce that Wil Pelly, Chef de Cuisine, will be featured this Saturday, February 4, 2012, at Feast Your Eyes.  His tasting menu will include Rock Shrimp Ceviche with Avocado and Tomatillo, Mescal Poached Pear with Chipotle Crème, Tuna Roll-up and Tamarind Candies with Cinnamon Cayenne Spun Sugar. Feast Your Eyes is a free event at the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis the first Saturday of each month, featuring art-inspired food created by some of St. Louis’ most innovative chefs. 

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Feast: THE FEED: Now Open: A Look at the New Diablitos Cantina

THE FEED: Now Open: A Look at the New Diablitos Cantina FEAST Staff Photography by Brandi Wills Dec 16, 2011 Diablitos Cantina opens its doors today near the St. Louis University campus, and we dropped by a preview party last night to sample some of the house cocktails, infused tequilas and modern Mexican street fare. Opening at 4pm today, the restaurant comes from Gupreet Padda and Ami Grimes, the owners of Chuy Arzola’s, Sanctuaria Wild Tapas and Cathedral Square Brewery. They say they went through 200 to 300 recipes to get exactly what they wanted on the Diablitos menu and

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Gurpreet Padda & Ami Grimes Transform Midtown Iggy’s Into Diablitos Cantina (those little devils)

Gurpreet Padda & Ami Grimes Transform Midtown Iggy’s Into Diablitos Cantina (those little devils) By George Mahe September 5, 2011 7:50 AM Last time we checked in with Dr. Gurpreet Padda and Ami Grimes, owners and developers of Cafe Ventana,Sanctuaria, and Chuy Arzola’s, they were moving the latter from 3701 Lindell (at The Coronado) to the former Iggy’s location at 3761 Laclede in Midtown. We should check in more often… Chuy’s was scheduled to close last week–it’s still open–and the new “Chuy’s” is not Chuy’s at all. Quietly and–until the tarps were lifted to reveal the building facade–clandestinely, they have been putting the final touches

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RFT 2013 Best Of Saint Louis – Best Margarita

Diablitos Cantina received the RFT 2013 Best Of Saint Louis Award for Best Margarita! BEST OF ST. LOUIS 2013 FOOD & DRINK Best Margarita Diablitos Cantina There’s no shortage of decent margaritas around town, but how many of them use housemade tequila infusions? The “Margarita de Casa” is made with Aqui Vamos tequila, lime juice, orange juice, housemade simple syrup and triple sec — go ahead and get a pitcher. The original marg can also be made with any of Diablitos’ three infused tequilas: coffee, tea and cinnamon; mango, pineapple and orange; or cucumber, jalapeño and hibiscus. The “Tamarindo” margarita adds a

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