Casa Grande

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2011

    Tuesday June 21, 2011: Deals of the Day

    ​Today's VOICE Daily Deal from the Houston Press gets you half off ($10 for $20) at Casa Grande. Authentic Mexican fare includes Casa Grande's famous nachos supreme: marinated fajita meat, refried beans and gooey, melted cheese along with the traditional fixin's like jalapenos, guacamole, sour ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2011

    Damon Heynen, East Texas Snake Farmer, Back in Court with True Name (and Weird Past) Revealed

    Damon Heynen: Man of many names, and snakes​Last month we brought you the story of an East Texas snake farmer law enforcement identified as David Beauchemin. In recent years, the 44-year-old proprietor of High End Herps has been accused of keeping 79 boas, pythons and other large exotic snakes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2011

    Cabrito at Casa Grande

    ​Casa Grande serves a delicious version of cabrito, or young goat. Though listed on the menu, it's not a regular item and is market-priced. Typically, a hand-lettered sign reading "Hay Cabrito" or "Cabrito Special" lets you know it's available. My recent order took about 20 minutes, but wa ... More >>

  • News

    September 23, 2010


    Renowned forensics experts say a Pinal County deputy's high-profile tale about getting shot after encountering drug smugglers doesn't add up

  • Dining

    October 15, 2009

    Big House on the Hill

    Casa Grande, the Tex-Mex restaurant on a cliff above I-45 is a truly offbeat spot to eat nachos and dance salsa.

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009
  • Dining

    January 29, 2009
  • News

    August 16, 2001

    End of the Bend?

    Jetports and elite resorts may do what border bandits, blistering heat and harsh desert life couldn't: rob Big Bend of its rugged beauty.