Fast Casual restaurants are becoming a hot trend in the food industry. We are all in a hurry these days and eating junky fast food just isn’t appealing anymore. Not to worry though, a new fast casual restaurant has hit the scene in Irvine and it’s called Two Madres.
Two Madres Mexican Kitchen offers a fresh and healthy twist on traditional Mexican food, announced the opening of its first fast-casual restaurant located in Mission Viejo, Calif. With an emphasis on bold flavor profiles and customizable options, Two Madres offers burritos, tacos, bowls, salads, and tortas created with fresh, all-natural ingredients handmade daily by a chef-trained team.
To celebrate its grand opening in Mission Viejo, Two Madres Mexican Kitchen is inviting the community to visit the restaurant on Friday and Saturday, September 13 and 14, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. The first 100 guests both days will receive a free meal with other prizes, gift cards and free food awarded throughout the two days. All guests during the two-day grand opening celebration will also receive free chips and salsa.
Two Madres Mexican Kitchen gives diners a fresh take on traditional Mexican favorites and a custom experience for diners who crave fresh Mexican food served fast. Everything prepared daily in a from-scratch kitchen, using only sustainable and all-natural ingredients. Salsas and sauces are made with organic and locally-sourced produce, whenever possible and Two Madres uses only high-quality meats and proteins, never frozen and always free of hormones, steroids and antibiotics, which are grilled and slow-roasted throughout the day.
Chef Brent Omeste who has years of experience at fine restaurants such as Cucina Enoteca brings upscale culinary skill to the Two Madres kitchen with a really comfortable price point.
The menu is designed to allow guests to customize their perfect dish. First, “Pick It,” and choose either a Burrito, Tacos, Bowl, Torta or Salad. Then “Fill It” with the large variety of proteins to choose from and. Lastly, “Own It,” by building your personal flavor creation choosing your salsas, sauces and toppings.
Children’s menu items also are available including quesadillas, burritos and tacos served with a kid’s size chips and juice or milk.
Two Madres Mexican Kitchen procures meat that is fresh and never frozen, and is 100 percent free of hormones, steroids and antibiotics. Organic produce is sourced locally whenever possible and all dishes are prepared without a trace of trans fats or lard.
Two Madres Mexican Kitchen is located in Portola Plaza at 27690 Santa Margarita Parkway in Mission Viejo (between T.J.Maxx and Ralph’s). The restaurant is open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and seats 48 guests. The interior features bright reds and oranges to highlight the flame-grilling and rotisserie cooking and the open, exhibition-style kitchen further supports the chef-driven, made-from-scratch dining experience.