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Blackened lobster, shrimp, calamari, swordfish, and mahimahi are among the plentiful seafood taco and quesadilla offerings best ordered with salsa, gaucamole, and sour cream - there's also a popular blackened-chicken option, but I'm always so enamored of the seafood that I can't ever seem to try anything else.