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The 15 Best Mexican Restaurants Near Johns Creek

Updated: July 5, 2022

Mad about Mole? These are our go-to Mexican places in Johns Creek for Mole, carnitas, and tortas. We assessed top review sites and incorporated millions of diner and critic reviews for the best guac in Johns Creek. With extensive mezcal and tequila menus and the best birria in Johns Creek, a good time is guaranteed at these taquerias.

Find the perfect Mexican restaurant

Amigos Mex Grill

Mexican, $$, Johns CreekMexican, $$Johns Creek
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Mavericks Cantina

Mexican, $$, Johns CreekMexican, $$Johns Creek
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Cantina one 41

Mexican, $$, Johns CreekMexican, $$Johns Creek
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

lil Kiko's Taqueria 6

Mexican, $$, Johns CreekMexican, $$Johns Creek
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.5

Mayas Mexican Kitchen & Cantina

Mexican, Johns CreekMexicanJohns Creek
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Adobo Taqueria and Tequila Bar

Mexican, $$, Johns CreekMexican, $$Johns Creek
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Chaba Thai

Thai, $$, Johns CreekThai, $$Johns Creek
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Senor Patron

Mexican, $$, Johns CreekMexican, $$Johns Creek
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Alebrije Mexican Cuisine

Mexican, $, DuluthMexican, $Duluth
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Mariscos La Riviera Nayarit

Mexican, $$, NorcrossMexican, $$Norcross
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0
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La Mixteca Tamale House

Mexican, $, SuwaneeMexican, $Suwanee
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5
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El Trompo Mexican Taqueria

Mexican, $, AlpharettaMexican, $Alpharetta
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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Taqueria Testal

Mexican, DuluthMexicanDuluth
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

La Bonita Mexican Bar & Grill

Mexican, $$, NorcrossMexican, $$Norcross
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Limonar Mexican Restaurant

Mexican, $$, DuluthMexican, $$Duluth
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Why these restaurants?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Mexican restaurants in Johns Creek. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 15738 spots across Johns Creek, analyzed 823905 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 863 lists and articles from the likes of Atlanta Eats, Eater and Thrillist – applying our boam magic to sift through results. For example, we considered Atlanta Eats - Our Alpharetta Restaurant Bucket List, Eater - 18 Excellent Mexican Restaurants in Atlanta and Thrillist - Where to Find the Best Mexican Food in Atlanta as we sourced this ultimate list. 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. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. These ten options are sure to delight.

Frequently asked questions

Cantina one 41 is the highest-rated Mexican restaurant for a date night in Johns Creek.

Amigos Mex Grill, Mavericks Cantina, and Cantina one 41 are vegetarian-friendly Mexican restaurants in Johns Creek.

The highest-rated Mexican restaurants for delivery in Johns Creek are Amigos Mex Grill, Mavericks Cantina, and lil Kiko's Taqueria 6.

Amigos Mex Grill, Mavericks Cantina, and Cantina one 41 are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants for take-out in Johns Creek.

Amigos Mex Grill, Mavericks Cantina, and Cantina one 41 are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants that are good for groups in Johns Creek.

Drink pairing tips

  • Go for Pale Ale with bean, cheese, rice burrito

    For an elevated experience, pair your bean, cheese, rice burrito with Pale Ale. This combination works particularly well because this beer cuts through richness.


  • ESB with your beef burrito

    A beer, like ESB, is a good partner drink to with beef burrito because balances fatty flavours.

  • The perfect match for pork carnitas

    Experts often pair pork carnitas with a glass of Grenache, a popular red wine.

Interesting facts

  • A 1,653 pounds feast

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

  • A classic dish

    The delicious, renowned dish mole needs to be had if you take a trip to Mexico!

  • A day about taco

    To celebrate their passion for taco, people in The United States decided to hold an annual National Tacos Day every October 4.

Parking info

Nobody likes to circle around the block looking for parking. 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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