Babalu Tapas and Tacos (S Gay St)

$$ • Mexican • Sandwiches
Opens at 11:00 AM
  • Starters

  • Soups and Salads

  • Sandwiches

  • Tacos

  • Tapas

  • Sides

  • Desserts

Starters

Guacamole
Hass avocado, sun-dried tomato, red & green onion, kosher salt, cilantro, lime juice & served with house chips add jalapeños, bacon or fresh veggies.
$13.53
Pico De Gallo and House Chips
$5.82
Flash-Fried Calamari
Lightly breaded domestic calamari, fresno peppers, sweet chili sauce
$12.88
Avocado Hummus
Tahini, chickpeas, fresh avocado, toasted pepitas
$8.18
Yellowfin Tuna Ceviche
Hass avocado, tomatoes, onions, cilantro, garlic, jalapeños, tequila-lime marinade, house chips
$12.88
Chicken & Steak Pinchos
Grilled Chicken and Steak on a Stick to be shared
$10.53

Soups and Salads

Babalu Chop Salad - Half
Romaine, black beans, anaheim peppers, red onions, tomatoes, grilled corn, toasted pepitas, cotija cheese, house lime vinaigrette
$9.35
Babalu Chop Salad - Full
Romaine, black beans, anaheim peppers, red onions, tomatoes, grilled corn, toasted pepitas, cotija cheese, house lime vinaigrette
$14.06
Grilled Caesar Salad - Half
Romaine, radish, cotija, croutons, garlic caesar dressing
$8.18
Grilled Caesar Salad - Full
Romaine, radish, cotija, croutons, garlic caesar dressing
$11.71
Cuban-Style Black Bean Soup
$5.29

Sandwiches

Baba Burger
Natural Angus Beef, roasted roma tomato, caramelized onions, white cheddar cheese, Hass avocado, smoked bacon, chipotle aioli, sweet sourdough bun
$13.53
Torta Cubana Sandwich
Citrus braised pulled pork, black forest ham, marinated cucumbers, sweet mustard BBQ sauce, Swiss cheese, Cuban bread
$13.24
Congri Burger
House-made black bean cake, red chimichurri, grilled red onion ring, arugula, Hass avocado, sweet sourdough bun
$12.35
Lamb Sliders Sandwich
Rosen Farms lamb, goat cheese, pickled red onions, arugula & chipotle aioli, brioche buns
$12.88

Tacos

Three of the Same Taco
$11.75
Pollo Frito Taco
Flash fried Joyce Farms chicken, tomatoes, arugula, cotija cheese, pickled red onions, buttermilk avocado dressing
$4.12
Pollo Taco
Grilled Joyce Farms chicken, tomatoes, arugula, cotija cheese, pickled red onions, buttermilk avocado dressing
$3.82
Costilla Taco
$4.42
Carnitas Taco
Citrus braised pulled pork, roasted peanut slaw, salsa roja, pickled red onions
$4.12
Cerdo Taco
Smoked pork belly, citrus BBQ sauce, roasted peanut slaw, cotija cheese
$4.12
Vegetal Taco
Yellow squash, zucchini, crimini mushrooms, grilled red onion ring, red chimichurri, arugula, cotija cheese.
$4.12
Atun Taco
Spice seared saku tuna, cilantro slaw, sriracha lime crema & spicy tortilla strips
$4.41
Redfish Taco
Blackened or fried Gulf redfish, fresno pepper slaw, jalapeño-poblano vinaigrette, radish
$4.41
Camarones Taco
Grilled or fried Gulf shrimp, cilantro slaw, radish, comeback sauce
$4.12

Tapas

Albondigas
Braised lamb & chorizo meatballs, chipotle tomato sauce, cotija cheese
$12.88
Grilled Chicken Pincho
Black beans & rice, smoked corn pico de gallo, teriyaki glaze
$11.71
Pan-Seared Crab Cakes
Jumbo lump crab, chipotle chili sauce, fresno pepper slaw, cilantro
$16.41
Creole Shrimp and Grits
Gulf shrimp, garlic, herb creole sauce, mushrooms, cilantro, local grits, grilled country bread
$14.06
Braised Beef Short Rib
Natural Beef short rib, grits, smoked corn pico de gallo, red wine braising jus
$14.41
Filet Pincho
Grilled tenderloin, teriyaki glaze, rostï potatoes, broccolini, pico de gallo
$14.06
Fuego Shrimp
Flash fried Gulf shrimp, fresno pepper slaw, chipotle chili sauce, cilantro
$12.88
Pan Roasted Redfish
Rostï potatoes, smoked corn pico de gallo, red chili butter sauce
$16.41
Blackened Salmon
Blackened salmon, cheese grits, smoked corn pico de gallo, teriyaki and citrus BBQ glaze
$12.35
Shrimp and Chorizo Skillet
Gulf shrimp, chorizo, crispy rice, fresno peppers, tri-pepper hash
$12.88

Sides

Sauteed Broccolini with Goat Cheese
$5.82
Queso Grits
$5.82
Black Beans and Rice
$4.12
Mexican Street Corn
$6.18
Garlic Rosti Potatoes
$5.82
House Cut Thin Fries
$4.65
Sweet Potato Fries
$4.65

Desserts

Cheesecake Bites
House-made dulce de leche cheese cake, caramel, Mexican chocolate, powdered sugar
$7.06
Cinnamon Bread Pudding
House-made cinnamon bread pudding, chantilly cream, caramel, strawberry, powdered sugar
$8.24
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