Pupuseria la Palmera. “Palmera” means palm tree.
On an early May morning in 2012, Mauricio and Kim Prieto opened the doors to their new restaurant, Pupuseria la Palmera (4157 Cedar Ave. S.). It was a day the young couple had long envisioned, a dream they had shared since they met, more than 10 years ago. It was a day toward which they had been spending all of their spare moments (not to mention all of their spare dollars) for the better part of a year: cleaning, painting, obtaining licensure, taking care of the countless details that must be in place to open a restaurant.MORE »