U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Arizona > Phoenix area
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for:  near: 
 
 
Old 11-19-2009, 06:32 PM
 
9,182 posts, read 10,044,352 times
Reputation: 6806

Advertisements

Quote:
Originally Posted by fcorrales80 View Post
Yes for sure! That's why I said I am sure some establishments "fib" about the quality of their grounds...but that's when common sense comes into play. Do you keep eating a Fili's burrito with pink ground beef? Or do you tell them to COOK you another? Or better yet, to give you a carnitas burrito?
I liked Filibertos but I don't eat there any longer for safety reasons but if you are eating carnitas, you should be fine. Just try to avoid sour cream if you are eating late at night (past 12 pm) because sour cream that stays out too long can develop Staph aureus (actually any dairy products can). That goes for Del Taco and Taco Bell too! If you have been eating at Filibertos for a while and have had no problems, and you know what to order that's been safe, I think it's fine.
Quick reply to this message

 
Old 11-19-2009, 11:00 PM
 
Location: Phoenix
3,995 posts, read 6,292,229 times
Reputation: 863
Quote:
Originally Posted by azriverfan. View Post
I liked Filibertos but I don't eat there any longer for safety reasons but if you are eating carnitas, you should be fine. Just try to avoid sour cream if you are eating late at night (past 12 pm) because sour cream that stays out too long can develop Staph aureus (actually any dairy products can). That goes for Del Taco and Taco Bell too! If you have been eating at Filibertos for a while and have had no problems, and you know what to order that's been safe, I think it's fine.
I hate sour cream, for the taste and for the health reasons you listed. I actually DID get sick and I believe it was the sour cream. For one, I was the only one who ordered tacos with sour cream one night and was the only one repeatedly paying the porcelain gods a visit that night, LOL!
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-18-2009, 07:13 PM
 
845 posts, read 1,477,314 times
Reputation: 288
Just to revisit this......The Filibertos I had in mind was on Dunlap near 19th Ave. It is gone including the building as well as the Wendy's. I did visit a Filibertos that lives on at 19th Ave. and Thunderbird. Chicken tostados were 2.19, 10 years ago. Now, 2.58. Very much the same fine food. I asked, and got a small cup of green salsa, and a red sauce with my tostada (chicken).
I think out of the 'toes, that Filibertos is the more special. I will be going back.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-19-2009, 10:27 PM
 
1,411 posts, read 1,907,736 times
Reputation: 1002
They just opened a Filiberto's near my house in Chandler (Across the street from Hamilton High and Fulton Ranch). I was driving by and saw these 6 spotlights circling the air, signifying something big was going down, as I drove by, I noticed it was not some major event, just the grand opening of a local Filibertos.

I was wondering what those pilots thought that were circling above to make their approach at Chandler Regional Airport. The parking lot was packed, though.
Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


 
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Over $84,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Arizona > Phoenix area

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2014, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 - Top