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The 15 Best Mexican Restaurants In Boston

Updated: October 10, 2022

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

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Chilacates Mexican Street Food

Mexican, $, Jamaica PlainMexican, $Boston, Jamaica Plain
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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Loco Taqueria & Oyster Bar

Mexican, $$, South BostonMexican, $$Boston, South Boston
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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El Pelón Taquería

Mexican, $, KenmoreMexican, $Boston, Kenmore
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Angela's Cafe - Eagle Hill

Mexican, $, East BostonMexican, $Boston, East Boston
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0
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Coreanos Allston

Korean, $, AllstonKorean, $Boston, Allston
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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Lone Star Taco Bar

Mexican, $, AllstonMexican, $Boston, Allston
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Casa Romero

Mexican, $$, Back BayMexican, $$Boston, Back Bay
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5
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Villa Mexico Cafe

Mexican, $, DowntownMexican, $Boston, Downtown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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Yellow Door Taqueria

Mexican, $$, BostonMexican, $$Boston
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • TimeOut, 2021

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El Centro

Mexican, $$, South EndMexican, $$Boston, South End
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5
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La Taqueria Taco Bar & Grill

Mexican, $, RoslindaleMexican, $Boston, Roslindale
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar Back Bay

Mexican, $$, Back BayMexican, $$Boston, Back Bay
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2020

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La Catrina

Mexican, $, BrightonMexican, $Boston, Brighton
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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Cósmica

Mexican, $, South EndMexican, $Boston, South End
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.0
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Citrus & Salt

Mexican, $$$, Back BayMexican, $$$Boston, Back Bay
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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How does it work?

Figuring out the best Mexican restaurants can take awhile. We analyzed 1052 lists and articles from top sources like Infatuation and Hoodline, 15185 Boston restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 823905 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Infatuation - Where To Eat And Drink During A Snowstorm and Hoodline - Are these trending Boston restaurants on your radar?. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. These ten options are sure to delight.

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