Maria's Cafe is the place to go when you want REAL, good, and really good South American food at inexpensive prices.
The wait might be a few minutes, but never more than 10. The coffee is strong and rich. The food is delicious, authentic, tasty and unique. They have a great variety of dishes to try, and their breakfasts are a wonderful place to start. The sausages are Maria's are tasty, succulent and thick. The salsa is the real stuff - nothing from a jar here. So be prepared if you're not into spicy salsa, because they use real, fresh peppers. They also offer corn pancakes, which are just delicious & can be eaten with regular syrup, but are best with black beans, sour cream & salsa.
If you like getting a taste of what real South American food tastes like - try Marias.