About About The Restaurants
Founded in 2011, Empellón currently operates four Mexican-inspired restaurants and bars in New York City.
Our flagship restaurant located in Midtown, Empellón serves contemporary American cuisine with Mexican influences and a distinct New York City point of view. The lunch and dinner menus focus on innovation and seasonality in an upscale environment.
Empellón Taqueria (Waterline Square)
Empellón Taqueria is located in Waterline Square at West 59th Street and Freedom Place South. The menu focuses on tacos, guacamole, and seasonal vegetable dishes, all served in a vibrant neighborhood setting. The drink menu features margaritas and other cocktails crafted with artisanal Mexican spirits, as well as beer and wine.
Empellón Taqueria & Bar (West Village)
Located on the corner of West 4th Street and 10th Street, Empellón Taqueria’s West Village outpost serves mash up bar snacks and tacos in a casual environment. The drink menu features margaritas and other cocktails crafted with artisanal Mexican spirits, as well as canned beer and shot specials.
Empellón Al Pastor (East Village)
Empellón Al Pastor is a bar located in the East Village on the corner of St. Marks and Avenue A, across the street from Tompkins Square Park. The menu consists of mash up bar snacks and tacos served in a hyper casual environment. Empellón Al Pastor’s drink menu focuses on margaritas, plus 18 beers on tap and a selection of cocktails.