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The 13 Best Mexican Restaurants In Mesa

Updated: September 21, 2022

Fancy a fajita? How about a burrito? You will find the best Mesa has to offer at these Mexican restaurants. We assessed top review sites and incorporated millions of diner and critic reviews for the best guac in Mesa. With extensive mezcal and tequila menus and the best birria in Mesa, a good time is guaranteed at these taquerias.

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Backyard Taco

Mexican, $, MesaMexican, $Mesa
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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    Hoodline, 2019
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Taquitos Jalisco

Mexican, $, MesaMexican, $Mesa
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

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  • Trip 101, 2021

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Sol Azteca Mexican Kitchen

Mexican, $, Augusta RanchMexican, $Mesa, Augusta Ranch
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

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    Hoodline, 2019
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Tacos Chiwas

Mexican, $, MesaMexican, $Mesa
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2020

    10 Phoenix Burritos That Will Satisfy Any Size Craving

    Eater, 2020
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Jalapeño Buck's

Mexican, $$, MesaMexican, $$Mesa
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2020

    Here are Mesa's top 3 Mexican spots

    Hoodline, 2020

Pollos LaChuya

Mexican, $, MesaMexican, $Mesa
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2020

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    Hoodline, 2020

The Original Blue Adobe Grille

Mexican, $$, C.A.N.D.O.Mexican, $$Mesa, C.A.N.D.O.
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Trip 101, 2021

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Yaquesitas Hotdogs Y Mas

Mexican, MesaMexicanMesa
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Mr. Pancho Mexican Food

Mexican, Fraser FieldsMexicanMesa, Fraser Fields
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

La Casa del Guajolote

Mexican, Reed ParkMexicanMesa, Reed Park
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 5.0

Tacos & Hot Dogs Los Mayitos

Mexican, $$, Reed ParkMexican, $$Mesa, Reed Park
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Tucked Away Craft Kitchen & Bar

Mexican, $$, MesaMexican, $$Mesa
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Meño's Place

Mexican, $, MesaMexican, $Mesa
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Why these restaurants?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Mexican restaurants in Mesa. We analyzed 11589 Mesa restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 Mesa restaurant reviews, and 692 lists and articles – looking closely at what Hoodline and Eater had to say – and applied our boam magic. These top contenders have appeared in Hoodline - Here are Mesa's top 3 Mexican spots, Hoodline - Explore the 5 most popular spots in Mesa's Augusta Ranch neighborhood and Eater - 10 Phoenix Burritos That Will Satisfy Any Size Craving. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Most common questions

Tacos Chiwas, Taquitos Jalisco, and Mr. Pancho Mexican Food are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants that are good for groups in Mesa.

Tacos Chiwas, Sol Azteca Mexican Kitchen, and Taquitos Jalisco are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants for a quick lunch in Mesa.

MV Snacks & Sushi and Backyard Taco are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants for dessert in Mesa.

Tacos Chiwas, Sol Azteca Mexican Kitchen, and Taquitos Jalisco are some of the highest-rated late-night Mexican spots in Mesa.

There are 165 Mexican restaurants in Mesa.

Drink pairing tips

  • The ideal pairing for cheesy chicken and rice burrito

    Experts recommend pairing a cheesy chicken and rice burrito with a glass of Indian Pale Ale, a popular beer.

  • ESB with your beef burrito

    When considering how to best enjoy your beef burrito, we would highlight how well a glass of ESB complements the dish as it balances fatty flavours.


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

    To elevate your bean, cheese, rice burrito experience, we recommend some Pale Ale to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this beer cuts through richness.

Fun facts

  • National Tacos Day

    Hooray! Hooray for National Tacos Day! Grab a bite of some taco to celebrate National Tacos Day on October 4.

  • The $300 olive wagu beef

    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?

  • A 12,786 pounds feast

    On November 3, 2012, Mexico’s Mexican fans celebrated a new world record by the burrito, weighing 12,786 pounds.

Parking in the area

Mesais notorious for tricky 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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