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The 4 Best Mexican Restaurants Near Amherst

Updated: September 6, 2022

Mad about Mole? These are our go-to Mexican places in Amherst for Mole, carnitas, and tortas. We assimilated millions of diner and critic reviews from top review sites to find the best tortillas in Amherst. Grab a Mexican beer and tuck into the enchilada and corn chips at one of these fantastic Amherst eateries.

Find the perfect Mexican restaurant

De Los Angeles Bakery and Taqueria

Mexican, $$, AmherstMexican, $$Amherst
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Quesadillas

Mexican, $$, AmherstMexican, $$Amherst
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Don Tequila Bar And Grill

Mexican, $, ElyriaMexican, $Elyria
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Papasitos and Beer Mexican Grill

Mexican, $$, LorainMexican, $$Lorain
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.0

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Figuring out the best Mexican restaurants can take awhile. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 5547 spots across Amherst, analyzed 823905 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 209 lists and articles from the likes of – applying our boam magic to sift through results. For example, we considered as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Most common questions

The highest-rated Mexican restaurants for delivery in Amherst are De Los Angeles Bakery and Taqueria, Quesadillas, and Don Tequila.

De Los Angeles Bakery and Taqueria, Quesadillas, and Don Tequila are some of the highest-rated late-night Mexican spots in Amherst.

De Los Angeles Bakery and Taqueria, Quesadillas, and Don Tequila are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants for take-out in Amherst.

De Los Angeles Bakery and Taqueria, Quesadillas, and Don Tequila are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants for a quick lunch in Amherst.

De Los Angeles Bakery and Taqueria, Quesadillas, and Don Tequila are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants that serve breakfast in Amherst.

Drink pairing tips

  • ESB and beef burrito


    When considering what goes best with beef burrito, we recommend a glass of ESB, it truly complements the dish as it balances fatty flavours.


  • Pale Ale and bean, cheese, rice burrito


    A glass of something that cuts through richness should be what you pair your bean, cheese, rice burrito with. You can’t go wrong pairing your food with a beer like Pale Ale.

  • The ideal pairing for fish burrito

    Experts suggest pairing a fish burrito with a glass of Pale Ale, a popular beer.


Factoids

  • Expensive taste

    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?

  • Once upon a time

    fish taco has an interesting history, but it is generally agreed upon that it originates from Mexico. The tasty dish has become immensely popular and sought after throughout the world.

  • The The United States Steak Cook-Off Festival

    Tulsa, The United States is the proud home of the annual The United States Steak Cook-Off Festival, held every August to celebrate everything that is good about Mexican.


Parking tips

Parking can be tough around Amherst 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 Mexican spot.

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