The Mississippi Department of Health has licensed to open two Mexican restaurants in Gulfport.
On the menu at El Mariachi Mexican Grill & Cantina at 17920 16th St. are taco salad, chimichanga peppers, chicken enchilada, beef chalupa, fajita meat tacos, fajita poblana, flan, Margaritas, daiquiris and other cocktails. The owner is Benard Garcia. Phone 383-0927.
Guanajuato Mexican Cuisine at 1458 Magnolia St. has on the menu fajitas, stuffed avocado, beef burrito, enchiladas, chicken flautas, chile relleno, quesadillas, spinach and artichoke dip, chipotle shrimp, tortilla soup, steak fajitas, ceviche, shrimp diablos and fried ice cream. The owner is Ariadne Salazar Gonzalez. Phone 731-8836.