Calexico UES (1491 2nd Ave) at 1491 2nd Ave New York, NY 10075

Phone: (347) 967-5955

Address: 1491 2nd Ave New York, NY 10075

Donate

Donate a Meal
$10

Let's feed our healthcare heroes! Calexico delivers hundreds of free meals each week to hospital workers throughout New York City. Please help us provide fresh, flavorful food to those who deserve it most. $10 feeds one hungry person. Thank you!

Booze, Beer, and Cocktails To-Go (Must be 21 to Purchase)

House Margarita
$10

House margarita made with 100% agave tequila, fresh-squeezed lime juice, and Triple Sec - no ice. Must be 21 to purchase.

Strawberry Margarita
$11

House margarita with strawberry puree on the side. 100% agave tequila - no ice. Must be 21 to purchase.

Sour Mix
$6

House sour mix - made with 100% fresh lime. Just add your own booze. Must be 21 to purchase.

Wine (single can)
$7

Coppola wines in a can. surprisingly delicious! Must be 21 to purchase.

Wine (4 pack)
$20

Coppola Wine in a can. Must be 21 to purchase.

Beer (Bottles & Cans)
$5

Single beer. Must be 21 to purchase.

Beer (Bottles & Cans)
$20

6-Pack. Must be 21 to purchase.

Jell-O Shots
$2

Made with 100% agave pueblo Viejo tequila. And 100% real Jell-O. Must be 21 to purchase.

Lunch Specials

Lunch Box
$14

Choice of any two tacos, rice & beans, individual size chips & guac

Burrito & Beer
$15

Your choice of any burrito & beer.

Starters

Chips and Salsa
$8

Tortilla chips with red and green salsa.

Guacamole and Chips
$13

Fresh guacamole and house-made chips.

Esquites
$10

Double portion of elote (pictured) served off the cob with all the fixings

Crispy Brussels Sprouts
$9

Crispy Brussels sprouts in a zingy peanut chili salsa with cotija cheese and radish. (contains nuts)

Nachos
$13

House-made chips with guacamole, roasted corn, black beans, jalapenos, cheese sauce, pico de gallo and sour cream.

Elote
$7

Grilled corn on the cob, Cotija cheese, lime mayo, chile powder, sour cream and cilantro.

JalapeƱo Poppers
$11

Cream cheese and jalapeƱo filled croquettes served with buttermilk ranch.

Smoked Queso Dip
$9

Served with chips

Crispy Rolled Tacos
$10

Tacos

Chipotle Pork Tacos
$5

Slow-cooked chipotle pork, pickled red onions, pico de gallo and sour cream. Served on warm corn tortillas.

Carne Asada Tacos
$6

Marinated grilled steak, jalapeƱo crema and crispy tortillas strips on warm corn tortillas.

Fried Chicken Tacos
$6

Fried chicken, bacon, avocado, pickled serrano chilis, pico de gallo, and chipotle buttermilk sauce on a toasted flour tortilla.

Pollo Asado Tacos
$5

Marinated grilled chicken, sour cream and pico de gallo on warm corn tortillas.

Baja Fish Tacos
$6

Beer-battered fish, spicy slaw, mango salsa and out special sauce. Served on warm corn tortillas.

Black Bean Tacos
$5

Guacamole, pico de gallo, cotija cheese and our special sauce. Served on warm corn tortillas.

Gringo Tacos
$5

Ancho-cumin ground beef, lettuce, cheese, sour cream, and pico de gallo and on a crispy corn tortilla.

Grilled Shrimp Tacos
$6

Grilled shrimp, black bean and corn salsa, creamy slaw, and chipotle vinaigrette on a toasted flour tortilla.

El Veggie Tacos
$5

Roasted mushrooms, fava beans, jalapeno pesto, toasted pumpkin seeds and Cotija cheese.

Ground Beet Taco (Vegan)
$6

Tempeh, roasted beets, lettuce, pico de gallo, and cashew cream on a crispy corn tortilla. (contains nuts)

Tofu Tacos
$6

Beer battered tofu, spicy slaw, mango salsa and chipotle crack sauce. Served on warm corn tortillas.

Burritos and Bowls

Chipotle Pork
$11

Slow-cooked chipotle pork, pickled red onions, and sour cream. Served in a toasted flour tortilla or a bowl with rice, jack and cheddar cheese, pico de gallo, and your choice of black or refried pinto beans.

Baja Fish
$12

Beer-battered fish, spicy slaw, mango salsa, and our special sauce. Served in a toasted flour tortilla or a bowl with rice, jack and cheddar cheese, and pico de gallo, and your choice of black or refried pinto beans.

Carne Asada
$13

Grilled marinated steak, jalapeƱo crema, and crispy tortilla strips. Served in a toasted flour tortilla or a bowl with rice, jack and cheddar cheese, pico de gallo, and your choice of black or refried pinto beans.

Pollo Asado
$12

Grilled marinated chicken, pico de gallo, and sour cream. Served in a toasted flour tortilla or a bowl with rice, jack and cheddar cheese, pico de gallo, and your choice of black or refried pinto beans.

Shrimp
$13

Grilled shrimp, brown rice, black bean and corn salsa, creamy slaw, and chipotle vinaigrette in a toasted flour tortilla or a bowl.

Gringo
$12

Ancho cumin ground beef, pico de gallo, sour cream and cheese. Served in a toasted flour tortilla or bowl with rice, black or refried pinto beans.

Ground Beet
$13

Tempeh and roasted beets served in a toasted flour tortilla or a bowl with rice, black beans, jack and cheddar cheese, pico de gallo, sour cream, cotija cheese, and pico de gallo. (Can be made vegan. Vegan version contains nuts.)

Bean
$11

Your choice of black or refried pinto beans with guacamole, cotija cheese, and our special sauce. Served in a toasted flour tortilla or a bowl with rice, jack and cheddar cheese, and pico de gallo.

Tofu Burrito
$12

MexIcan rice , beer battered tofu , spicy slaw , mango salsa , Chipotle Crack sauce

Tofu bowl
$12

MexIcan rice , beer battered tofu , spicy slaw , mango salsa , Chipotle Crack sauce

Gringo burrito
$12

Mexican rice , black beans, ancho cumin ground beef, lettuce ,jack and cheddar cheese, sour cream ,pico de gallo

Gringo Bowl
$12

Mexican rice, black beans, ancho cumin ground beef, lettuce, jack and cheddar cheese, sour cream, pico de gallo.

Cali Burrito
$14

Carne Asada, chile, cilantro fries, black beans, guacamole, pico de gallo, cheese and sour cream.

Rolled Quesadillas

Cheese Quesadilla
$9

Oaxacan cheese, cheddar, and Monterey Jack rolled into a toasted flour tortilla. Served with our famous special sauce on the side.

Pollo Asado Quesadilla
$11

Marinated grilled chicken with jack and cheddar cheese, rolled into a toasted flour tortilla. Served with our special sauce on the side.

Gringo Quesadilla
$11

Ancho cumin ground beef, jack and cheddar cheese, toasted flour tortilla. Served with our special sauce on the side.

Chipotle Pork Quesadilla
$10

Slow-cooked pork and pickled red onions in a toasted flour tortilla with jack and cheddar cheese. Served with our special sauce on the side.

Carne Asada Quesadilla
$11

Marinated hanger steak and caramelized onions in a toasted flour tortilla with jack and cheddar cheese. Served with our special sauce on the side.

Black Bean Quesadilla
$10

Black beans with jack and cheddar cheese in a toasted flour tortilla. Served with our special sauce on the side.

Mushroom Quesadilla
$10

Mushrooms, huitlacoche, and caramelized onions in a toasted flour tortilla with jack and cheddar cheese. Served with our special sauce on the side.

Ground Beet Quesadilla
$11

Tempeh and roasted beets on a toasted flour tortilla with jack and cheddar cheese. Served with our special sauce on the side.

Veggie Quesadilla
$10

peppers, onions and corn. A toasted flour tortilla with jack and cheddar cheese served with chipotle crack sauce on the side.

Sides

Chile Cilantro Fries
$6

Refried Beans
$5

With cotija cheese and pico de gallo.

Black Beans
$5

With cotija cheese and pico de gallo.

Brown Rice
$5

With pico de gallo.

Mexican Rice
$5

With pico de gallo.

House-Made Tortilla Chips
$3

Pan Roasted Broccoli
$6

Cashew Cream
$1.5

Calexico's Special Sauce
$8

Made famous on our street cart. A little spicy, a little smoky, a little sweet - and so addictive that some people call it 'crack sauce'!

Bottle of Hot Sauce
$4

Large Guacamole
$12

Does not come with chips

Side of Guacamole
$4

4oz of fresh guac (can't remove pico or mild spice)

Soft Drinks

Jarritos
$4

Abita Root Beer
$3

Craft root beer from New Orleans.

Mexican Coke
$4

Made with pure cane sugar.

Fresh Mint Lemonade
$3

Fresh Brewed Iced Tea
$3

Arnold Palmer
$3

Agua Fresca
$4

Please call restaurant for today's selection.

Strawberry Basil Lemonade
$5

Sprite Can
$2

Coke Can
$2

Diet Coke can
$2

Kid's Menu

Kid's Chicken Fingers
$8

Kid's Mac 'N Cheese
$8

Kid's Cheese Quesadilla
$8

Salads

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have temporarily had to pare down our menu. We will be offering salads again as soon as we can. Thank you.

Tostada Salad
$12

Corn tostada, romaine, avocado, jack cheese, roasted tomato salsa, black beans, tomatoes, roasted corn, pickled Serrano chiles, sour cream and cilantro-lime vinaigrette.

Union Street Salad
$12

Romaine, roasted corn, goat cheese, avocado, tomato, cucumber, radishes, sesame seeds and sherry vinaigrette.

Enchiladas

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have temporarily had to pare down our menu. We will be offering enchiladas again as soon as we can. Thank you.

Chicken Enchiladas
$15

Slow-cooked chicken, bacon and jalapenos with cheese and sour cream in red chile sauce. 2 enchiladas with rice and beans.

Vegetable Enchiladas
$15

Grilled corn, squash, onions and leeks with cheese and sour cream in green tomatillo sauce. 2 enchiladas with rice and beans.

Shrimp Enchiladas
$17

Sauteed shrimp, corn, black beans, cheese, tomato, green tomatillo sauce, sour cream served with rice and beans

Fajitas

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have temporarily had to pare down our menu. We will be offering fajitas again as soon as we can. Thank you.

Chicken Fajita
$16

Sauteed chicken sour cream and guacamole, jalapeno jam, spicy pico de gallo and flour tortilla. Served with a side of rice and beans.

Steak Fajita
$18

Sauteed steak sour cream and guacamole, jalapeno jam, spicy pico de gallo and flour tortilla. Served with a side of rice and beans.

Shrimp Fajita
$18

Sauteed shrimp sour cream and guacamole, jalapeno jam, spicy pico de gallo and flour tortilla. Served with a side of rice and beans.

Surf and Turf Fajita
$23

Two shrimp fajita skewers and choose either chicken or steak in addition. Fajitas are made in a citrus glaze served with peppers and onions, sour cream guacamole, jalapeƱo jam, spicy pico de gallo, flour tortillas and a side of rice and beans.

Combo Fajita
$23

Sauteed steak and chicken sour cream, guacamole, jalapeƱo jam, spicy pico de gallo and flour tortilla. Served with a side of rice and beans.

Veggie Fajita
$16

Brunch

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have temporarily had to pare down our menu. We will be offering Brunch again as soon as we can. Thank you.

Huevos Rancheros
$13

2 eggs over easy on a crisp flour tortilla, with red chili sauce, black beans, jack cheese, avocado, sour cream and red house salsa.

Breakfast Burrito
$13

Flour tortilla filled with scrambled eggs, jack and cheddar cheese, carne asada, fries, black beans, sour cream and chipotle crack sauce.

Pork Hash 'N Eggs
$13

Slow cooked pork and potato hash, served with 2 eggs over easy, salsa and grilled corn tortillas.

Breakfast Quesadilla
$13

Rolled quesadilla filled with bacon, scrambled eggs, jack and cheddar cheese, served with a side of home fries and chipotle crack sauce.

Breakfast Tacos Platter
$13

2 flour tortillas with scrambled eggs, jalapeno cream cheese, bacon, avocado, scallions and chipotle crack sauce served with home fries.

Breakfast Nachos
$13

Tortilla chips, black beans, jack cheese, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo and red and green salsa served with 2 fried eggs.

Brunch Beverages

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have temporarily had to pare down our menu. We will be offering Brunch again as soon as we can. Thank you.

Coffee
$2

Tea
$3

Please call restaurant for today's selection.

Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice
$5

Grapefruit Juice
$5

Pineapple Juice
$3

Tomato Juice
$3

Cranberry Juice
$3

Brunch Sides

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have temporarily had to pare down our menu. We will be offering Brunch again as soon as we can. Thank you.

Bacon
$4

Eggs
$4

Home Fries
$4