Craving some authentic Caribbean cuisine? You'll find it, of all places, in Kansas City, all thanks to a food truck. El Conuco is importing tradition in every savory dish, bringing authenticity in preparation and exotic spices that transport your tastebuds in every bite. So it's no wonder, then, that they have a local following of foodie fanatics. Because with food this good, the word is bound to spread fast.
Just what's cooking at El Conuco? A carefully curated selection of eats taking inspiration from a whole host of Latin American countries. Cuban cuisine finds its way on the menu by way of that classic cubano on fresh baked bread stuffed with ham and Swiss cheese, and you're being treated to Portuguese food in their bacalao: fresh cod dried and salted to perfection with a side of potatoes. But that's not all. With a rotating menu, you never know what country's cuisine you're gonna get. Which is anything but a bad thing. So why wait? Find El Conuco to treat yourself to exotic eats on the streets. It's well worth hitting the pavement for.
Salmon a la Plancha - a tender salmon filet is paired with fried tostones for a meal that hits on both sweet and savory notes