After the best al pastor and corn tortilla in Portland? These are our favorite restaurants for Mexican cuisine. We assimilated millions of diner and critic reviews from top review sites to find the best tortillas in Portland. Don your sombrero, order a margarita, and enjoy chile relleno and other Mexican classics at one of the spots below.
Finding the best Mexican restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. We pored over ratings for 9087 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in Portland and 717 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what City Seeker, Eater and Trip 101 had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. These top contenders have appeared in City Seeker - Best Mexican Restaurants in Portland, Eater - Where to Drink and Dine in Historic Montavilla and Trip 101 - 10 Mexican Restaurants In Portland, Oregon. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.
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.
Experts often pair beef burrito with a glass of ESB, a popular beer.
Try coupling pork carnitas with a red wine like pork carnitas to balance its bold flavours.
One should always compliment their food with a drink that doesn't take away from the meal. If it’s steak you’re eating, we recommend pairing it with a tea. The tannin-rich flavors of the tea won’t detract from the flavors of your steak.
The next time you bite into a deliciousfish taco remember to thank Mexico who are responsible for this tasty culinary invention.
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?
Parking has always been a challenge in Portland. 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.