boam

The 15 Best Mexican Restaurants Near Newport

Updated: June 28, 2022

After the best al pastor and corn tortilla in Newport? 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 Newport. Grab a Mexican beer and tuck into the enchilada and corn chips at one of these fantastic Newport eateries.

Find the perfect Mexican restaurant

Taqueria El Amigo

Mexican, $, NewportMexican, $Newport
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

If you travel further

Mr. Taco Mexican Grill 2

Mexican, WilmingtonMexicanWilmington
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

Rincón Mexicano Antojitos

Mexican, WilmingtonMexicanWilmington, Union Park Gardens
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 5.0

Tacos Don Vicente

Mexican, $, WilmingtonMexican, $Wilmington
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 5.0

El Diablo Burritos

American, $$, WilmingtonAmerican, $$Wilmington
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Tex-Mex Burrito

Mexican, $$, WilmingtonMexican, $$Wilmington
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Jalapeno Grill

Mexican, $, WilmingtonMexican, $Wilmington, Little Italy
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

La Cabana

Mexican, $, WilmingtonMexican, $Wilmington
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.5

El Cantaro

Mexican, $, New CastleMexican, $New Castle
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Los Jarritos

Mexican, $, New CastleMexican, $New Castle
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Santa Fe Mexican Grill - Wilmington

Mexican, $$, WilmingtonMexican, $$Wilmington, Wawaset
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Cactus Cantina

Mexican, $, WilmingtonMexican, $Wilmington, Trinity Vicinity
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Restaurant El Molcajete

Mexican, WilmingtonMexicanWilmington, Little Italy
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.0

El Camino Mexican Kitchen

Mexican, $$, WilmingtonMexican, $$Wilmington
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Mexican Post

Mexican, $$, WilmingtonMexican, $$Wilmington
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Why these restaurants?

Finding the right Mexican restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 16402 restaurants, and 770 lists and articles from top sources like . The restaurants you see have been featured 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. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Common questions

Taqueria El Amigo is the highest-rated Mexican restaurant that serves breakfast in Newport.

Taqueria El Amigo is the highest-rated Mexican restaurant for take-out in Newport.

Taqueria El Amigo is the highest-rated Mexican restaurant for a quick lunch in Newport.

The highest-rated late-night Mexican spot is Taqueria El Amigo in Newport.

Taqueria El Amigo is the highest-rated Mexican restaurant that is good for groups in Newport.

Drink pairing tips

  • ESB with your beef burrito

    Experts would recommend a beer as a pairing to your beef burrito, specifically ESB because it balances fatty flavours.

  • The perfect match for your cheesy chicken and rice burrito

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

  • Pair bean, cheese, rice burrito with Pale Ale

    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

  • A delicious pairing

    Surely you’ve tried tea with your steak? It’s a classic pairing.

  • A 1,653 pounds feast

    Don’t you hate it when there is not enough food for seconds? This wasn’t a concern when the record was broken for the biggest flour taco. Weighing in at 1,653 pounds there was more than enough flour tacos to go around!

  • All in a day’s work

    If you think you could break the record set by Joey Chestnut for most taco eaten in 8, then you’re gonna have to do better than 126 tacos.

Parking info

Parking in Newport can be a challenge. 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.

Also popular in this area

Similar spots in other neighborhoods

Show more

Similar spots in other areas

Show more