Category Archives: About Touts

The Space

Located in the historic Ponce City Market, Minero offers a casual, fun and energetic environment. An industrial space, Minero is simple, clean, and uncluttered with hardwood floors, rustic table tops, handmade iron booths, and leather banquettes. The space features an open kitchen, plus a 16-seat granite bar with iron columns and a tequila and mezcal […]

The Beverages

Minero’s beverage program feature’s an extensive tequila and mezcal selection, a small unique wine list, beer, and cocktails inspired by the flavors of Mexico.

The Tortilla

The Minero team tasted over 40 varieties of corn before choosing their three favorites from three different producers: Masienda, Geechie Boy Mill, and Anson Mills. Using a traditional nixtamalization process to make fresh masa every day, Minero grinds the corn in house, which results in a truly authentic corn tortilla.  One of the types of […]

The Name

Named after the Spanish word for “miner”, Minero represents the storied history of the taco, which supposes that Mexican silver miners named the dish in the 18th century. The word “taco” referred to the dynamite miners used to excavate the ore in the mines, which was made of pieces of paper wrapped around gunpowder and […]


Minero is a casual Mexican eatery from The Neighborhood Dining Group located in Atlanta, GA. Minero offers a collection of affordable dishes inspired by the flavors and cultures of Mexico in a fun and lively environment.