Grand Prairie, TX 75050
Top pick: Cheesy jalapeño hominy replaces the customary macaroni and cheese as a side dish, and it’s fabulous.
The downside: It does wonders for the flavor of the brisket here, so we’re not complaining, but Zavala’s might some day be to blame if there is a global shortage of black pepper.
Fun fact: Yes, the tiny side street next to the building is really, officially named Brisket Lane.
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