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The Esquites Man

Restaurants, Street food Sunset Park

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Every day, Luis Garcia rolls his red shopping cart out to the same corner in Sunset Park and sets up shop. For two bucks you'll get a plastic cup overflowing with esquites—an addictive combination of butter-sautéed corn kernels topped with mayonnaise, epazote (a pungent, dried Mexican herb), cotija cheese, cayenne pepper and fresh lime juice.



Address: Fifth Ave
Cross street: at 53rd St
Transport: Subway: R to 53rd St
Price: Esquites: $2. Cash only
Opening hours: Daily noon–9pm
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