President Obama Stops Motorcade for Torchy%u2019s Tacos - Eater Austin
- For President Barack Obama‚Äôs Austin visit today, he decided to go with local chain Torchy‚Äôs Tacos. His motorcade stopped by the further South First location, where he ordered politically-themed tacos: Democrat (barbacoa), Republican (jalapeno sausage) and Independent (mushrooms), for a total of $18.40. He paid in cash, talked to customers, and shook hands with the staff. He also bought tacos for his own staff and Austin Mayor Steve Adler.
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