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The 9 Best Mexican Restaurants In San Rafael

Updated: October 6, 2021

Fancy a fajita? How about a burrito? You will find the best San Rafael has to offer at these Mexican restaurants. We assessed top review sites and incorporated millions of diner and critic reviews for the best guac in San Rafael. Grab a Mexican beer and tuck into the enchilada and corn chips at one of these fantastic San Rafael eateries.

Find the perfect Mexican restaurant

Los Moles Hecho En Casa

Mexican, $$, DowntownMexican, $$San Rafael, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Lyft

    Top 10 Most Visited Mexican Restaurants in San Rafael

    Lyft
  • Marin Magazine

    Where To Eat: San Rafael

    Marin Magazine

LaVier Latin Fusion

Latin, $$, DowntownLatin, $$San Rafael, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Marin Magazine

    Where To Eat: San Rafael

    Marin Magazine

Sabor A México

Mexican, DowntownMexicanSan Rafael, Downtown
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Taqueria Cancun

Mexican, $, West EndMexican, $San Rafael, West End
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.5
  • Lyft

    Top 10 Most Visited Mexican Restaurants in San Rafael

    Lyft

Taqueria Bahia

Mexican, $, DowntownMexican, $San Rafael, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Lyft

    Top 10 Most Visited Mexican Restaurants in San Rafael

    Lyft

Casa Manana Restaurant

Mexican, $, Gerstle ParkMexican, $San Rafael, Gerstle Park
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Mi Casa Cafe

Mexican, $, Francisco Boulevard WestMexican, $San Rafael, Francisco Boulevard West
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

El Palmar

Mexican, $, Francisco Boulevard WestMexican, $San Rafael, Francisco Boulevard West
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Los Palillos Restaurant

Mexican, $, CanalMexican, $San Rafael, Canal
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

How was this list created?

Finding the best Mexican restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. 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 Marin Magazine and Lyft. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Marin Magazine - Where To Eat: San Rafael and Lyft - Top 10 Most Visited Mexican Restaurants in San Rafael. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect match for halibut tostadas

    When having halibut tostadas, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Chardonnay, a popular white wine.

Did you know?

  • What Mexico drinks

    Often regarded as one of the most traditional drinks in Mexico, cerveza preparada is a favorite choice across the country, often prepared with beer, lime juice, hot sauce, chili spices.

Parking information

We’ve all experienced the struggle of finding good parking near restaurants in San Rafael. 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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