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The 8 Best Taco Places Near Menlo Park

Updated: May 2, 2022

It doesn’t have to be Tuesday to enjoy the tacos in Menlo Park when handmade corn and flour tortillas are on offer. We created this list of best taco spots by analyzing top restaurant review sites, expert rankings, and food blogs. Visit these food trucks and taco windows for the best fish tacos in Menlo Park. Don’t forget extra guac!

Find the perfect Tacos spot

Mama Coco

Mexican, $$, Menlo ParkMexican, $$Menlo Park, Downtown Menlo Park
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Mami Cheli’s

Mexican, $, Menlo ParkMexican, $Menlo Park, Downtown Menlo Park
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Mi Taqueria

Mexican, $, Menlo ParkMexican, $Menlo Park, Belle Haven
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Cafe Del Sol

Mexican, $$, Menlo ParkMexican, $$Menlo Park, Downtown Menlo Park
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

LuLu's On The Alameda

Mexican, $$, Menlo ParkMexican, $$Menlo Park
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

La Viga Seafood & Cocina Mexicana

Mexican, $$, Redwood CityMexican, $$Redwood City, Middlefield
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Michelin Guide

    The Plate • Fresh ingredients, carefully prepared: a good meal (2019)

    Michelin Guide

La Cocina de la Abuela

Mexican, Redwood CityMexicanRedwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Cuco’s Burritos

Mexican, $12 avg. main dish, Redwood CityMexican, $12 avg. main dishRedwood City
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

How did we curate this list?

Finding the best Tacos spots in Menlo Park can take way too long. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 28999 restaurants in Menlo Park, 3104661 restaurant reviews, and exactly 2955 lists and articles from experts at Michelin Guide and more. All with some boam magic. For example, we considered Michelin Guide - The Plate • Fresh ingredients, carefully prepared: a good meal (2019) as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. 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.

Questions & answers

Mexcal Taqueria, El Cerrito Mexican Restaurant, and Mama Coco are the highest-rated taco spots for take-out in Menlo Park.

Mexcal Taqueria, Oak + Violet, and El Cerrito Mexican Restaurant are the highest-rated taco spots for dinner in Menlo Park.

Celia's Mexican Restaurant - Menlo Park and Jack in the Box are the highest-rated taco spots for a pick-up order in Menlo Park.

Oak + Violet, Mama Coco, and Cafe Del Sol are the highest-rated upscale spots for tacos in Menlo Park.

Oak + Violet is the highest-rated taco spot that is good for a date night in Menlo Park.

Drink pairing tips for Tacos

  • Pair Mojito with veggie taco

    If your food palns include Tacos, then you should consider helping it along with some cocktail. We find that a Mojito, with its hits of mint, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

  • A next-level match for pulled pork taco

    Experts suggest pairing a pulled pork taco with a glass of Aguafesca, a popular cold drink.

Interesting facts about Tacos

  • Ready for 126 tacos of taco?

    Joey Chestnut set a new world record by eating the most taco at a time. The record, which hasn’t been beaten since, is 126 tacos.

  • A historical dish

    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.

  • The United States's National Tacos Day

    Grab your taco to celebrate National Tacos Day! Don’t forget, it’s on October 4.

Parking information

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