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The 15 Best Latin Restaurants Near Cary

Updated: June 14, 2022

Lusting after some great Latin food in Cary? These are our go-to’s when we need empanadas in our lives. After careful analysis of top article and review sites, we know these are the best Latin options in Cary. Go ahead and treat yourself to Cary's best ceviche, Ropa vieja and caipirinha at any of these local favourites.

Find the perfect Latin restaurant

Papi's Cuban Cafe

Cuban, CaryCubanCary
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

El Amigo Mexican Restaurant

Mexican, CaryMexicanCary
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Totopos Street Food And Tequila

Mexican, $$, CaryMexican, $$Cary
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Rancho Grande

Latin, $, CaryLatin, $Cary
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.5

Esmeralda Grill

Mexican, $, CaryMexican, $Cary
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Taste of Jamaica

Caribbean, $$, CaryCaribbean, $$Cary
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Fridas Patio Mexican Cuisine

Mexican, $, CaryMexican, $Cary
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Torero's Mexican Restaurant

Mexican, $, CaryMexican, $Cary
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Gonza Tacos Y Tequila

Mexican, $$, CaryMexican, $$Cary
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Lucky Chicken

Peruvian, $$, CaryPeruvian, $$Cary
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 4.0

Los Tres Mexican Restaurant

Mexican, $, CaryMexican, $Cary
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 4.0

Bravo's Mexican Grill

Mexican, $, CaryMexican, $Cary
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Los Tres Magueyes

Mexican, $, CaryMexican, $Cary
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Lucky Chicken Peruvian Cuisine

Latin, $$, CaryLatin, $$Cary
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Mi Cancun

Mexican, $, MorrisvilleMexican, $Morrisville
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

How did we curate this list?

Finding the right Latin restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. For these results, 823905 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 3295 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 212 lists and articles from and others were carefully reviewed by boam. These top contenders have appeared in . Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Questions & answers

Papi's Cuban Cafe, El Amigo Mexican Restaurant, and Rancho Grande are the highest-rated Latin restaurants that serve breakfast in Cary.

Papi's Cuban Cafe, El Amigo Mexican Restaurant, and Rancho Grande are the highest-rated Latin restaurants for a quick lunch in Cary.

Papi's Cuban Cafe, El Amigo Mexican Restaurant, and Rancho Grande are some of the highest-rated late-night Latin spots in Cary.

Totopos Street Food And Tequila, Fridas Patio Mexican Cuisine, and Gonza Tacos Y Tequila are vegetarian-friendly Latin restaurants in Cary.

El Amigo Mexican Restaurant, Rancho Grande, and Esmeralda Grill are the highest-rated Latin restaurants that are good for groups in Cary.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pair Malbec with asado

    When considering how to best enjoy your asado, we would highlight how well a glass of Malbec complements the dish as it rinses the palate for the next bite.


  • Take Patagonian lamb to the next level

    Experts recommend pairing a Patagonian lamb with a glass of Pinot Noir, a popular red wine.

  • A great drink pairing for meat empanadas

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for meat empanadas can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some white wine, particularly a glass of Torrontes. This, intense acidity and a light body, white wine balances the hot meat empanadas.

Fun facts

  • The most expensive olive wagu beef

    If you have recently won the lottery, or you just happen to have $300 lying around, why not spend it on indulging in the world’s most glamorous, and most expensive, olive wagu beef?

  • National Tacos Day

    If you’re ever in The United States during October, be ready to celebrate National Tacos Day.

  • Once upon a time

    Tampa, The United States is the proud home of the first Cuban sandwich ever, dating back to the 1800s.

Parking tips

Few things are as aggravating as circling around the block, looking for parking when you’re hungry. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Latin spot.

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