There are many different places in the United States where you can get an authentic meal from a culture that is not your own heritage. In fact, we, as Americans, pride ourselves on being able to have such a wide variety of cuisine available to us on a daily basis.
Depending on where you live in the country, you may have a better chance of coming closer to the authentic dishes you are looking for if you are looking for something specific. Namely, you are probably more likely to find an authentic Mexican restaurant in south-west Texas than in, say, Maine. But, just because it is more likely that you will find one in Texas does not mean there isn’t a fantastic one in Maine; you just might have to look a little harder.
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