Machete Man, Make Me a Taco: Danny Trejo To Open Restaurant

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PASADENA, CA - SEPTEMBER 27: Actor Danny Trejo attends the Producer's post party during the 2013 NCLR ALMA Awards on September 27, 2013 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for NCLR)Michael Kovac / Getty Images

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Los Angeles residents can now dine from the hands of the “Machete” man himself.

Our friends at Flama report that Danny Trejo, the actor known for his hard persona and movie roles as a villain, will open up Trejo’s Tacos , a Mexican restaurant. Expected to open sometime in the Spring, the restaurant promises to bring, “the best tacos and craft beer,” according to their Facebook page.

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Formally a Taco Bell, the newly designed location will give a real Southwestern feel, with blackened steel and blacked leather upholstery, according to LA Eater.

Trejo took to his Twitter to announce the news and fans have already started rejoicing.




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