10 Best Must-Try Mexican Restaurants in Philadelphia

10 Best Must-Try Mexican Restaurants in Philadelphia

10 Best Must-Try Mexican Restaurants in Philadelphia

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Mexican RestaurantsPhiladelphia, PA - Authentic Mexican food in Philadelphia can be found throughout the city, from South Philly’s Barbacoa to Philadelphia Tequila and Toco joints. But where are the best Mexican restaurants in Philadelphia for yummy tacos and burritos?

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Chances are, if you live in Philly, you’ll find a Mexican restaurant near you, and almost everyone in Philadelphia has their favorite Mexican eatery. However, If you don’t have a favorite already, we have a few suggestions on where you can go to get some of the best Mexican food in Philadelphia.

1. Los Gallos - Is a brightly colored BYOB specializing in time-honored tacos and burritos with various fillings. 951 Wolf St, Philadelphia, PA 19148

2. Blue Corn – A Mexican eatery offering up time-honored Mexican fare and drinks. 940 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

3. Cafe Ynez – A vibrant diner offering Mexican food and specializing in rotisserie chicken. 2025 Washington Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19146

4. El Azteca Uno - A well-known Mexican eatery in an inviting location serving up authentic Mexican dishes. 714 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

5. Café y Chocolate – A cute coffee shop that provides an extensive Mexican menu. 1532 Snyder Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19145

6. South Philly Barbacoa – Award-winning Mexican eatery from celebrity chef Cristina Martinez’s, devoted to the time-honored slow-cooked barbacoa tacos and unique toppings. 1140 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

7. El Rey – Philly's Stephen Starr’s, laid-back Mexican café and diner, is a must-stop for tacos and burritos. 2013 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

8. Rosy's Taco Bar - Laid-back, modern taco joint serving the classics along with cocktails and one of the city's best happy hours. 2220 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

9. Jose Pistola's - Artistic Mexican fare offering cheap margaritas and pitchers during the course of happy hour. 263 S 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

10. Philly Tacos - Basic Mexican food is done right at this small BYOB offering a wide array of quesadillas, tacos, and platter options. 2011 Reed St, Philadelphia, PA 19146

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Tacos and Taquerias in PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Mexican FareTacos Philadelphia - Tacos are a time-honored Mexican dish comprised of corn, wheat, or flour tortilla with various fillings. Philadelphia has several great taco restaurants, from Mexican eateries offering up this time-honored traditional fare to informal countertop joints

Fajitas in PhiladelphiaFajitas in Philadelphia Fajitas Philadelphia - The Fajita is a Tex-Mex and Mexican cuisine consisting of grilled meats, usually served as a taco on a flour or corn tortilla. In Philadelphia, the Fajita can be found at popular restaurants to traditional Mexican joints.


Written By: Philly Bite Magazines Staff

Philadelphia Best Of Series consists of a round-up of the best places to find great food, entertainment, and more in Philly.

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