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The 15 Best Mexican Restaurants Near Brickell, Miami

Updated: May 2, 2022

Mad about Mole? These are our go-to Mexican places in Brickell for Mole, carnitas, and tortas. We assimilated millions of diner and critic reviews from top review sites to find the best tortillas in Brickell. With extensive mezcal and tequila menus and the best birria in Brickell, a good time is guaranteed at these taquerias.

Find the perfect Mexican restaurant

Cantina La Veinte Miami

Mexican, $$, BrickellMexican, $$Miami, Brickell
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
  • Three Best Rated

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  • Eater, 2020

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    Eater, 2020

Pilo's Street Tacos

Mexican, $$, BrickellMexican, $$Miami, Brickell
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    The 10 Best Taco Spots in Miami Offering Takeout and Delivery

    Eater, 2020

SoCal Cantina

Mexican, $$, BrickellMexican, $$Miami, Brickell
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Tacology

Mexican, $$, BrickellMexican, $$Miami, Brickell
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5
  • Pure Wow, 2018

    The Best Damn Tacos in Miami

    Pure Wow, 2018

Riverside Miami

Mediterranean, BrickellMediterraneanMiami, Brickell
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Taquerias El Mexicano

Mexican, $, Little HavanaMexican, $Miami, Little Havana
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

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  • Eater, 2020

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Mi Rinconcito Mexicano

Mexican, $, Little HavanaMexican, $Miami, Little Havana
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

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  • Lyft

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Taqueria Hoja

Mexican, DowntownMexicanMiami, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2021

    Tacos in Miami: 15 to Try Now

    Eater, 2021
  • Infatuation

    The Best Tacos In Miami

    Infatuation

Hijole Taqueria

Mexican, $, Little HavanaMexican, $Miami, Little Havana
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

PEZ

Mexican, $$, DowntownMexican, $$Miami, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    Dining in Downtown Miami: 12 Great Spots

    Eater, 2020

Paseo Universitario

Latin, Little HavanaLatinMiami, Little Havana
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Mi Rancho Mexican Grill

Mexican, $$, Little HavanaMexican, $$Miami, Little Havana
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Miami River II

Mexican, Little HavanaMexicanMiami, Little Havana
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Cabanas Restaurant

Latin, $, Little HavanaLatin, $Miami, Little Havana
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Los Paisanos Restaurant

Latin, $$, Little HavanaLatin, $$Miami, Little Havana
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Why these restaurants?

Finding the best Mexican restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 16799 spots across Miami, analyzed 823905 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 790 lists and articles from the likes of Eater and Infatuation – applying our boam magic to sift through results. We cross-referenced with top lists, like Eater - Dining in Downtown Miami: 12 Great Spots, Infatuation - The Best Tacos In Miami and Eater - Tacos in Miami: 15 to Try Now. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Common questions

Cantina La Veinte Miami is the highest-rated upscale Mexican restaurant in Brickell.

SoCal Cantina, Pilo's Street Tacos, and Coyo Taco are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants that serve breakfast in Brickell.

SoCal Cantina, Pilo's Street Tacos, and Coyo Taco are the highest-rated Mexican restaurants for a quick lunch in Brickell.

SoCal Cantina, Pilo's Street Tacos, and Tacology are vegetarian-friendly Mexican restaurants in Brickell.

There are 10 Mexican restaurants in Brickell.

Drink pairing tips

  • Enjoy bean, cheese, rice burrito with Pale Ale

    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.

  • Pair ESB with beef burrito

    When considering what goes best with beef burrito, we recommend a glass of ESB, it truly complements the dish as it balances fatty flavours.


  • Grenache with your 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

  • A fast eater

    The Western Days Festival World Tamale Eating Championship in The Unites States is where Joey Chestnut ate a crazy 102 tamalesof tamales.

  • A long time ago

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

  • An iconic duo: tea & steak

    Experts recommend pairing steak with tea to complement the food’s fatty flavor with the tannin-rich flavors of the drink.

Parking in the area

Parking has always been a challenge in Brickell. 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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