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The 9 Best Mexican Restaurants Near Fairfax

Updated: September 21, 2022

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

Find the perfect Mexican restaurant

Bartaco Mosaic

Mexican, $$, FairfaxMexican, $$Fairfax
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Taco Bamba

Mexican, $$, FairfaxMexican, $$Fairfax
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Bebop Korean-Mexican Grill

Korean, $, FairfaxKorean, $Fairfax
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Urbano - Mosaic District

Mexican, $$, FairfaxMexican, $$Fairfax
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Coyote Grille

Mexican, $$, FairfaxMexican, $$Fairfax
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Taco Bell Express

Mexican, $, FairfaxMexican, $Fairfax
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.5

Anita's New Mexico Style Mexican Food, Inc

Mexican, $, FairfaxMexican, $Fairfax
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

El Sabor Grill

Mexican, $$, ViennaMexican, $$Vienna
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 5.0

Mama Tigre

Mexican, $$, OaktonMexican, $$Oakton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

How did these spots get chosen?

Finding the right Mexican restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. For these results, 823905 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 16302 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 518 lists and articles from and others were carefully reviewed by boam. These top contenders have appeared in . As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. These ten options are sure to delight.

Common questions

La Campesina Restaurant, Bartaco Mosaic, and Taco Bamba are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants for a quick lunch in Fairfax.

La Campesina Restaurant, Bartaco Mosaic, and Taco Bamba are some of the highest-rated late-night Mexican spots in Fairfax.

La Campesina Restaurant, Bartaco Mosaic, and Taco Bamba are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants that serve breakfast in Fairfax.

QDOBA Mexican Eats and Chipotle Mexican Grill are the highest-rated vegan-friendly Mexican restaurants in Fairfax.

La Campesina Restaurant, Bartaco Mosaic, and Bebop Korean-Mexican Grill are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants that are good for groups in Fairfax.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pale Ale with your bean, cheese, rice burrito

    When considering what goes best with bean, cheese, rice burrito, we recommend a glass of Pale Ale, it truly complements the dish as it cuts through richness.


  • Enjoy beef burrito with ESB

    To elevate your beef burrito experience, we recommend some ESB to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this beer balances fatty flavours.

  • Grenache with your pork carnitas

    Food with bold flavors, like pork carnitas, should be paired with a red wine like Grenache if you want the most to be brought out of the flavors of the dish.

Interesting facts

  • Full of taco

    Joey Chestnut knows that you can never have too much of a good thing. They proved this by eating 126 tacos in a limited time,setting a world record in the process!

  • For the love of taco

    In The United States, taco-lovers come together annually on October 4 to celebrate National Tacos Day.


  • 1,653 pounds of flour taco

    1,653 pounds is the record for the biggest flour taco. We hope people were hungry!

Parking info

We’ve all struggled to find good parking near restaurants in Fairfax. 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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