SXSW hosts official taco showdown between San Antonio and Austin

The taco showdown between San Antonio and Austin is officially happening at Austin’s mega festival, South by Southwest.

San Antonio Mayor Ivy Taylor announced today that in partnership with the City of Austin, a breakfast taco competition will be hosted at Casa San Antonio.

Casa San Antonio is Choose San Antonio’s official SXSW showcase featuring programs, panels, parties, and more during SXSW Interactive.

Some in San Antonio, including one popular restaurant, are taking the challenge personally.

Casa San Antonio is a five day showcase serving as the cultural embassy for San Antonio in Austin during SXSW promoting life in San Antonio.

The competition will pit chefs from each respective city and is hosted on the first day of Casa San Antonio, March 11 at SXSW.

The competition aims to finally settle the debate on who has the best breakfast tacos, San Antonio or Austin.

This article was originally published and featured on CBS Austin. 

Advertisements