From selling empandas at the Evanston’s Farmers Market to opening her own restaurant, Chef Tania Merlos-Ruiz uses only the freshest ingredients to bring a delicious twist to Latin American food. Tomate Fresh Kitchen sells everything from tacos to burritos to gorditas, with many vegetarian and vegan-friendly options. Chef Ruiz utilizes so many spices and herbs to enhance the authenticity of her Latin American-inspired dishes that one bite will leave your mouth watering for more. Drop by Tomate Fresh Kitchen on Noyes to enjoy some delicious, gourmet street food with love cooked right in.

Also check out a written review of Tomate here.