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NATIVE TONGUES TAQUERIA

235–12 AVENUE SW
Sun – Thurs • 11:30am – 11:00pm
Fri – Sat • 11:30am – 1:00am

Native Tongues has received numerous awards and accolades since opening its doors in 2015, including Calgary’s 10 Best Overall Restaurants and Calgary’s Best Mexican Restaurant in several local publications. This Victoria Park staple is an authentic Taqueria with a rustic cantina vibe that provides a fun and informal setting for special events and gatherings. Our bar program is centered around Mezcal - one of the world’s most distinct and diverse spirits.


Explore the flavours of Mexico with a Mezcal and Tequila tasting station at your next special event, sample a delicious variety of tacos at your stand-up cocktail party, or try our family style Tacos al Carbon for an intimate sit-down dinner.

 
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The Kitchen


Mata el Pollo. Pon la Mesa.

The Kitchen


Mata el Pollo. Pon la Mesa.

Antojitos

LITTLE CRAVINGS

Antojitos, directly translated as "little cravings" are the simple and traditional street foods of Mexico. Consumed at all hours of the day, Antojitos provide quick sustenance to hungry people from all walks of life. 

Tacos de Guisados

BRAISED & STEWED TACOS

Warm, fresh tortillas are filled with a variety of braised/stewed meats and vegetables. Served simply & traditionally; garnished with fresh white onions and cilantro, served with house made salsa verde and salsa roja.

tacos al carbon

CHARCOAL GRILLED

The streets and Mercados of Mexico are filled with the alluring smell of smoke and meat grilling over hot coals. Served "Mercado Style", and made to share amongst friends and family.

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The Bar


DIXEEBE! 

The Bar


DIXEEBE! 

COCteles

aka. Cocktails

Se dice 'dixeebe' al tomar mezcal! One for you, one for the earth. We cheers to her, and wish you the best. Our Bar Lead, Dylan Macleod, has built an amazing selection of signature Native Tongues cocktails. Salud y Dixeebe! 

MEZCAL

The Spirit of Oaxaca

Our bar program is centered around Mezcal, the Spirit of Oaxaca. It is a very unique and distinct spirit, made from a variety of wild agave species, pit roasted, crushed and fermented the old fashioned way.

Aguas Frescas

Refreshing non-alcoholic drinks

We have a wide array of refreshing, non-alcoholic drinks that are sure to quench your thirst. Ranging from classic sugar-cane Mexican Colas, to house made Aguas Frescas - fresh juices and flavoured waters that rotate daily.