News: Contests

2016 Chile Eating Contest

Posted April 9, 2016 in Contests with No comments

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Five Thirty Eight Burrito Bracket

Posted September 5, 2014 in Boston Strong, Contests, Food, Media, News with No comments

  FiveThirtyEight is a polling and data analysis website  created by Nate Silver. ESPN-purchased FiveThirtyEight in March 2014. Much of the methodology is derived from the Nate Silver’s experience in baseball statistical experience. It is a voluminous and detailed system they use to help predict Presidential elections and House and Senate matches. They have predicted the top vote winner in each state in the […]

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2014 Chile Eating Contest

Posted May 7, 2014 in Contests, Food, Giving, Uncategorized with No comments

2014 Chile Poster

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El Pelon Cooking Demonstration at NU

Posted November 24, 2013 in Catering, Contests, Demonstration, Speicals with No comments

 Northeastern Dining welcomed Owner of El Pelon Taqueria, Jim Hoben, to the Xhibition Kitchen. Thi cutting edge kitchen at the dining halls is the Xhibition Kitchen located in Stetson West Eatery. The Xhibition Kitchen is a state of the art exhibition kitchen complete with with induction stove tops,  granite counters and and classroom style seating. As a owner of […]

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We are having a raffle!

Posted July 27, 2013 in Catering, Contests, Food, Giving, People, Speicals with No comments

We are having a raffle for an Free  Office Catering ! In each restaurant there will be a box at the register, place your business card in this box for a chance to win free lunch for your office! Each week we will randomly choose a winner and that lucky person will win free catering […]

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Winners of the best El Pelon story competition!

Posted June 24, 2013 in Contests, Funny, People with No comments

Congratulations to Emily and Katie, the winners of our text-in competition of best El Pelon stories! Check our what they had to say: Emily: “Last year, amid my online dating adventures, I received an email from a handsome young man with the subject line “El Pelon Tacqueria.” (I forgave the spelling error.) After some back-and-forths […]

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Thank you for your help with Boston Bakes!

Posted May 19, 2013 in Contests, Food, Giving, Speicals with No comments

With a total of 73 flans sold last week during our participation in Boston Bakes for Brest Cancer, we reached a donation amount of $365. As promised we will be matching this amount for a total donation amount of $730! Thank you to everyone who came by last week to enjoy a flan and help […]

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Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer

Posted May 11, 2013 in Contests with 2 comments

This week El Pelon is participating in Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer. This week only, our flan prices have been bumped up to five dollars and every penny we make from our flan sales will be donated towards the fight against breast cancer. In addition, for every dollar we make in sales El Pelon will […]

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Fiery Fifteen 2013

Posted May 7, 2013 in Contests, News, People with No comments

Thanks to everyone who came out and competed or joined us for the Fiery Fifteen finals this past Wednesday at the Fenway store! We had a blast, another year another champion! Congratulations to Colin on his victory and prize of free burritos for the next year! Even after eating all of those peppers the only thing he […]

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