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The 5 Best Mexican Restaurants In Novato

Updated: October 6, 2021

After the best al pastor and corn tortilla in Novato? 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 Novato. With extensive mezcal and tequila menus and the best birria in Novato, a good time is guaranteed at these taquerias.

Find the perfect Mexican restaurant

Tommy's Salsa!

Mexican, $, NovatoMexican, $Novato
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Lyft

    Top 7 Most Visited Mexican Restaurants in Novato

    Lyft

El Rey Mexican Bar and Grill

Mexican, $$, NovatoMexican, $$Novato
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Lyft

    Top 7 Most Visited Mexican Restaurants in Novato

    Lyft

Taqueria Mi Pueblo III

Mexican, $, NovatoMexican, $Novato
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Las Guitarras Restaurant

Mexican, $$, NovatoMexican, $$Novato
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0

La Carreta - Novato

Mexican, $$, NovatoMexican, $$Novato
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

How did these spots get chosen?

Figuring out the best Mexican restaurants can take awhile. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 3104661 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 28808 restaurants, and 1901 lists and articles from top sources like Lyft. Yes, we even looked at Lyft - Top 7 Most Visited Mexican Restaurants in Novato to pull this list together. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Drink pairing tips

  • A next-level pairing for Grenache

    Experts often pair pork carnitas with a glass of Grenache, a popular red wine.

Interesting facts

  • A killer pairing

    Often considered one of the most typical drinks in Mexico, cerveza preparada is a common choice across the country, often prepped with beer, lime juice, hot sauce, chili spices.

Parking tips

There’s nothing like finding the perfect parking spot right away when you’re going out for a meal. 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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