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The 9 Best Mexican Restaurants Near Reston

Updated: September 21, 2022

Fancy a fajita? How about a burrito? You will find the best Reston has to offer at these Mexican restaurants. We analyzed millions of reviews from top review sites so you could find the best Mexican options in Reston. Don your sombrero, order a margarita, and enjoy chile relleno and other Mexican classics at one of the spots below.

Find the perfect Mexican restaurant

bartaco - Reston

Mexican, $$, RestonMexican, $$Reston, Sunset Hills
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Uncle Julio's

Mexican, $$, RestonMexican, $$Reston, Sunset Hills
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina - Reston

Mexican, $$, RestonMexican, $$Reston, Sunset Hills
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

El Sabor Grill

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

Two Amigos Herndon

Mexican, $$$, HerndonMexican, $$$Herndon
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Mama Tigre

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

El Fresco Mexican Grill

Mexican, $$, ChantillyMexican, $$Chantilly
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Taco Bamba

Mexican, $, ViennaMexican, $Vienna
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • TimeOut, 2017

    The 14 best tacos in DC

    TimeOut, 2017

Los Toltecos

Mexican, $$, SterlingMexican, $$Sterling
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

How was this list created?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Mexican restaurants in Reston. We pored over ratings for 16302 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in Reston and 518 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what TimeOut had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. For example, we considered TimeOut - The 14 best tacos in DC as we sourced this ultimate list. 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. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Frequently asked questions

Taco Zocalo, Senor Ramon Taqueria, and bartaco - Reston are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants that are good for groups in Reston.

Taco Zocalo, bartaco - Reston, and Uncle Julio's are vegetarian-friendly Mexican restaurants in Reston.

Chipotle Mexican Grill is the highest-rated vegan-friendly Mexican restaurant in Reston.

Taco Zocalo, Senor Ramon Taqueria, and bartaco - Reston are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants for take-out in Reston.

Taco Zocalo, Senor Ramon Taqueria, and bartaco - Reston are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants that serve breakfast in Reston.

Drink pairing tips

  • A next-level pairing for Pale Ale

    When having bean, cheese, rice burrito, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Pale Ale, a popular beer.

  • 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 and pork carnitas


    A nice red wine that will bring the most out of the bold flavors of your pork carnitas would be Grenache.

Interesting facts

  • fish taco milestone

    fish taco has an interesting history, but it is generally agreed upon that it originates from Mexico. The tasty dish has become immensely popular and sought after throughout the world.

  • A long-held tradition

    Certain dishes are so iconic that they can become a part of a country’s identity. In Mexico, mole is recognized as one of the most popular national dishes.

  • 23 pounds of delicious

    Molly Schuyler knows that you can never have too much of a good thing. They proved this by eating 23 pounds of prime rib, setting a world record in the process!

Parking information

Parking can be tough around Reston 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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