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The 15 Best Mexican Restaurants Near Cambridge

Updated: October 10, 2022

After the best al pastor and corn tortilla in Cambridge? These are our favorite restaurants for Mexican cuisine. We assessed top review sites and incorporated millions of diner and critic reviews for the best guac in Cambridge. Grab a Mexican beer and tuck into the enchilada and corn chips at one of these fantastic Cambridge eateries.

Find the perfect Mexican restaurant

Lone Star Taco Bar

Mexican, $$, CambridgeMexican, $$Cambridge, East Cambridge
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Naco Taco

Mexican, $$, CambridgeMexican, $$Cambridge, The Port - Area 4
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
  • Thrillist, 2022

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  • TimeOut, 2021

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Felipe's Taqueria

Mexican, $, CambridgeMexican, $Cambridge, West Cambridge
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5
  • TimeOut, 2021

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  • Eater, 2019

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ORALE Mexican Grill

Mexican, $$, CambridgeMexican, $$Cambridge, Wellington-Harrington
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2021

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Olé

Mexican, $$, CambridgeMexican, $$Cambridge, Wellington-Harrington
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
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Mex Taqueria & Bar

Mexican, $$, CambridgeMexican, $$Cambridge, The Port - Area 4
Google: 3.8
Yelp: 3.5
  • Thrillist, 2022

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  • Eater, 2022

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Corazon De Frida

Mexican, $$, CambridgeMexican, $$Cambridge, Wellington-Harrington
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Beantown Taqueria Cafe

Mexican, $, CambridgeMexican, $Cambridge, Riverside
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 3.5

730 Tavern, Kitchen & Patio

American, $$, CambridgeAmerican, $$Cambridge, Riverside
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

El Jefe's Taqueria

Mexican, $, CambridgeMexican, $Cambridge, Riverside
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Anna's Taqueria

Mexican, $, CambridgeMexican, $Cambridge, North Cambridge
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Beantown Taqueria

Mexican, $, CambridgeMexican, $Cambridge, The Port - Area 4
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Boca Grande Taqueria

Mexican, $, CambridgeMexican, $Cambridge, East Cambridge
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Chilacates Mexican Street Food

Mexican, $, BostonMexican, $Boston, Jamaica Plain
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

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  • Trip 101, 2021

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La Victoria Taqueria

Mexican, $, ArlingtonMexican, $Arlington
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Thrillist, 2022

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    Thrillist, 2022
  • TimeOut, 2021

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    TimeOut, 2021

How did we curate these results?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Mexican restaurants in Cambridge. We analyzed 15185 Cambridge restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 Cambridge restaurant reviews, and 1052 lists and articles – looking closely at what Eater and Thrillist had to say – and applied our boam magic. These top contenders have appeared in Eater - Where to Eat Burritos in and Around Boston, Eater - 15 of Boston’s Top Tacos and Thrillist - 19 Standout Mexican Restaurants in Boston. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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