Chi'lantro In The Press




Chi’lantro bbq has been featured in Food & Wine Magazine’s staff favorite may 2012 issue, Food Network, Cooking Channel and on the cover of Southwest Airlines’ Spirit magazine. Locally, Chi’lantro was voted Best Street Food, honorable mention in Best Korean Food, and honorable mention in Best Other Asian Food in the Austin Chronicle.
















Recent Press

Chi’lantro BBQ food truck to be on UT campus, donating profits to stabbing victims

Chilantro BBQ will be on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin on Thursday, May 11, 2017 in support of the multiple people[...]

Chi’lantro is the Healthier, Better Version of Chipotle

Following the trend of fast-casual dining, Chi'Lantro serves its signature Korean-Mexican fusion "Chipotle-style" with customizable tacos, burritos, rice bowls, salads, and more. However, as much[...]

Austin Chefs Share Their Best 5-Ingredient Recipes You Can Easily Make at Home

We asked seven chefs to share their favorite super-simple, five-ingredient recipes -- including Chi’Lantro’s famous salsa -- that even lazy humans wouldn’t scoff at. We[...]

Popular Austin restaurant to be featured on ‘Shark Tank’

It’s unclear exactly what the upcoming episode featuring Chi’Lantro BBQ will entail for the local business, but the show features a panel of potential investors[...]

15 Craveable Fries in Austin

Traditionally a street food, [fries] have been elevated to new levels by a number of creative chefs, but at their essence, they are still indulgent comfort[...]

20 Things I Learned During Weekend One of ACL Fest

Here are 20 things I learned during Weekend One of Austin City Limits Music Festival. Maybe you’ll make similar discoveries during Weekend Two. Most of[...]

The Best Grab-and-Go Lunch Spots

These grab-and-go spots below offer low-maintenance alternatives to a packed lunch and, for the most part, won’t set you back from your clean eating goals[...]

Chi’lantro’s Kimchi Fries Empire Expands Into East Riverside

Chi’lantro’s quickly-expanding empire is growing larger with the announcement of its fifth location for East Riverside. As Community Impact reported, it will open within the[...]

Chi’Lantro Continues to Build Empire With New Third Location

Chi’lantro’s kimchi fries are coming to far north Austin with the third location of the Korean-Mexican mini-empire in the shuttered Boise Fry Company space[...]

Austin Chronicle: First Plates 2016

With a fifth location on the way, Chi’Lantro is becoming something of a local empire; you might as well get in on the action before[...]

The 10 Best Things To Eat At Austin City Limits Music Festival

It’s the most wonderful time of the year - and no, we don’t mean sweater weather - we’re talking two solid weekends of badass bands[...]

The Best, Worst, and Weirdest of SXSW 2016

We're back from SXSW, barely one piece. We ran back and forth across the town from our hotel to interviews and[...]