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The 7 Best Taco Places In Charlotte

Updated: November 5, 2021

It doesn’t have to be Tuesday to enjoy the tacos in Charlotte when handmade corn and flour tortillas are on offer. For this definitive list of the best tacos we analyzed top review sites and incorporated millions of expert and diner reviews. Take your pick of veggie, beef, or pulled pork tacos at these fantastic taco shops in Charlotte.

Find the perfect Tacos spot

Cabo Fish Taco

Mexican, $$, North CharlotteMexican, $$Charlotte, North Charlotte
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Charlotte Magazine, 2020

    10 Must-Try Taco Spots in Charlotte: 2021

    Charlotte Magazine, 2020
  • Trip Savvy, 2019

    The Best Mexican Restaurants in Charlotte

    Trip Savvy, 2019

Party loco's Tacos

Food Truck, SedgefieldFood TruckCharlotte, Sedgefield
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 5.0

Tacos 4 Life

Mexican, $$, Rain TreeMexican, $$Charlotte, Rain Tree
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Velvet Taco Optimist Hall

New American, $$, Optimist ParkNew American, $$Charlotte, Optimist Park
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Que Tacos CLT

Food Truck, $, Madison ParkFood Truck, $Charlotte, Madison Park
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Three Amigos Mexican Restaurant and Cantina

Mexican, $, Country Club HeightsMexican, $Charlotte, Country Club Heights
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Axios Charlotte, 2021

    50 must-try cheap eats in Charlotte under $10

    Axios Charlotte, 2021

On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

Mexican, $$, North LakeMexican, $$Charlotte, North Lake
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.0

Why is this list better than others?

Finding the best Tacos spots in Charlotte can take way too long. We analyzed 142 lists and articles from top sources like Axios Charlotte, Trip Savvy and Charlotte Magazine, 5351 Charlotte restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 823905 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Axios Charlotte - 50 must-try cheap eats in Charlotte under $10, Trip Savvy - The Best Mexican Restaurants in Charlotte and Charlotte Magazine - 10 Must-Try Taco Spots in Charlotte: 2021. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips for Tacos

  • Mojito with your 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.

  • The perfect match for your chipotle chicken taco

    When ordering chipotle chicken taco, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Tequila, a popular spirit.

Fun facts about Tacos

  • The largest flour taco

    1,653 pounds is the record for the biggest flour taco. We hope people were hungry!

  • Think you can handle some taco?

    Joey Chestnut holds the record for eating the most taco in the world by finishing no fewer than 126 in one sitting. Could you top that?

  • Once upon a time

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

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