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Babalu Tapas & Tacos

1511 East Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28203
RESERVATIONS: 704-334-1511


Babalu Tapas & Tacos is a fun, one-of-a-kind, family-style dining experience. All our Latin-inspired dishes -- each with a unique Southern flare -- are sure to bring people together. Sharing is encouraged, but utensils are optional. We pride ourselves on using hyper-local produce and products for our made-from-scratch dishes and handcrafted cocktails. Our friendly staff enjoys having a good time with each guest while providing you with impeccable service, which is sure to feel like a mini-vacation. Pull up a chair on the patio, order a round of tasty tapas, and savor the experience of good food, good conversation, and great company. Whether a special occasion or spur-of-the-moment meal out, let us show you exactly what makes Babalu Tapas & Tacos better and different!

$30 per person (does not include tax or gratuity)


First course (choice of one)

Soup of the Day

Chop Salad - Romaine, black beans, Anaheim peppers, red onions, tomatoes, grilled corn, toasted pumpkin seeds, cotija cheese, house lime vinaigrette

Second course (choice of one)

Calamari - lightly breaded domestic calamari, Fresno peppers, soy Sambal glaze

House-Cured Roasted Pork Belly - red mole, garnished with crispy fingerling and arugula salad

Third course (choice of one)

Filet on a Stick - grilled skewered tenderloin, teriyaki glaze, rostï potatoes, broccolini, pico de gallo

Chili-Rubbed Salmon - avocado mousse, cilantro risotto

Corn Masa Dumpling Pisto - corn dumplings with Spanish ratatouille

Fourth course

Dessert Sampler - Spicy Mexican Fudge, Dulce de Leche Cheesecake, and Cinnamon Bread Pudding

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