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The 7 Best Taco Places In Redwood City

Updated: October 14, 2021

It doesn’t have to be Tuesday to enjoy the tacos in Redwood City 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. Drop in on these family-run taquerias and local shops for the greatest chorizo tacos in Redwood City.

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La Viga Seafood & Cocina Mexicana

Mexican, $$, MiddlefieldMexican, $$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, DowntownMexicanRedwood 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

LV Mar Tapas & Cocktails

Latin, $$$, DowntownLatin, $$$Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist

    The Peninsula's 31 Best Restaurants



Mexican, $$, DowntownMexican, $$Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Tacos El Grullense

Mexican, $, MiddlefieldMexican, $Redwood City, Middlefield
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

El Grullense Grill

Mexican, $$, Redwood CityMexican, $$Redwood City
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0

How did we curate this list?

We know how tough it is to find the best Tacos in Redwood City. We pored over ratings for 28999 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 restaurant reviews in Redwood City and 2955 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Thrillist and Michelin Guide had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Thrillist - The Peninsula's 31 Best Restaurants and Michelin Guide - The Plate • Fresh ingredients, carefully prepared: a good meal (2019). Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. Tacos connoisseurs and amateurs alike are bound to enjoy this list of the best Redwood City Tacos.

Drink pairing tips for Tacos

  • Take chipotle chicken taco to the next level

    Experts often pair chipotle chicken taco with a glass of Tequila, a popular spirit.

  • Mojito and 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.

Fun facts about Tacos

  • fish taco milestone

    The next time you bite into a deliciousfish taco remember to thank Mexico who are responsible for this tasty culinary invention.

  • Full of taco

    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.

  • Celebrating a love for taco

    taco-lovers in The United States come together annually on 44 to celebrate National Tacos Day

Parking in the area

Parking in Redwood City can be notoriously tough. To make your life easier, we partnered with SpotHero, an innovative digital parking reservation service, so you can easily and effortlessly find parking near your selected Tacos spot.

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