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Taco Journalism's Top 10 Tortillas Hechas a Mano

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Austin boasts a wealth of delicious taco joints, but there exists a higher tier for the truly elite: the restaurants that make their own tortillas. Eater spoke with Jarod Neece, aka Taco Journalism and co-author of the new book Austin Breakfast Tacos: The Story of the Most Important Taco of the Day. The book features a history of the breakfast taco and recipes from Austin's famous and infamous, as well as portraits of a number of Austin's most important and iconic restaurants.. Earlier this summer, Eater readers weighed in on Austin's best breakfast tacos, and now Taco Journalism maps his top ten tortillas in Austin - "hecho a mano."

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. La Cocina de Consuelo

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4516 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX 78756
(512) 524-4740
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2. La Fruta Feliz

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3124 Manor Rd
Austin, TX 78723
(512) 961-5013

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3. Joe's Bakery & Coffee Shop

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2305 E 7th St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 472-0017
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4. Veracruz All Natural

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1704 East Cesar Chavez
Austin, TX
(512) 981-1760

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5. Rosita's Al Pastor

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1911 East Riverside Drive
Austin, TX 78741

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6. El Taco Rico

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810 Vargas Rd
Austin, TX 78741

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7. Matt's Famous El Rancho

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2613 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 462-9333
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8. El Borrego de Oro

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3900 S Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 383-0031

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9. Cabo Bob's

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500 E Ben White Blvd
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 432-1111
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10. La Flor

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4901 South 1st Street
Austin, TX 78745

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1. La Cocina de Consuelo

4516 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756

[Photo:David P./Yelp]

4516 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX 78756

2. La Fruta Feliz

3124 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78723

[Photo: Erica V/Yelp]

3124 Manor Rd
Austin, TX 78723

3. Joe's Bakery & Coffee Shop

2305 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702

[Photo: Raymond Thompson/EATX]

2305 E 7th St
Austin, TX 78702

4. Veracruz All Natural

1704 East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX

[Photo: Meghan McCarron/EATX]

1704 East Cesar Chavez
Austin, TX

5. Rosita's Al Pastor

1911 East Riverside Drive, Austin, TX 78741

[Photo: Taco Journalism]

1911 East Riverside Drive
Austin, TX 78741

6. El Taco Rico

810 Vargas Rd, Austin, TX 78741

[Photo: Adam H./Yelp]

810 Vargas Rd
Austin, TX 78741

7. Matt's Famous El Rancho

2613 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704

[Photo: Cody R./Yelp]

2613 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704

8. El Borrego de Oro

3900 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704

[Photo: Patrick L./Yelp]

3900 S Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704

9. Cabo Bob's

500 E Ben White Blvd, Austin, TX 78704

[Photo: Dan V./Yelp]

500 E Ben White Blvd
Austin, TX 78704

10. La Flor

4901 South 1st Street, Austin, TX 78745

[Photo: Jay J./Yelp]

4901 South 1st Street
Austin, TX 78745

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