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The 6 Best Taco Places Near Downtown, Seattle

Updated: December 9, 2021

Finding the finest Tacos spots has never been easier. To get you the ultimate list of the best Tacos spots, we scoured the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to easily compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours.

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Los Agaves

Mexican, $, DowntownMexican, $Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

La Palmera Family Restaurant

Mexican, $$, South Lake UnionMexican, $$Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 0.0
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further

Tacos Chukis

Mexican, $, South Lake UnionMexican, $Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • SeattleMet, 2018

    18 Mexican Restaurants to Know and Love

    SeattleMet, 2018
  • Foursquare

    The 15 Best Places for Tacos in Seattle

    Foursquare

Cactus Restaurants

Mexican, $$, South Lake UnionMexican, $$Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Seattle Magazine, 2014

    The Best Mexican Restaurants in Seattle

    Seattle Magazine, 2014
  • Fitt, 2019

    The Best Spots For Deliciously Healthy Tacos In Seattle

    Fitt, 2019

Villa Escondida

Mexican, $, BelltownMexican, $Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Foursquare, 2020

    The 15 Best Places for Tamales in Seattle

    Foursquare, 2020
  • Eater, 2020

    13 of Seattle's Most Marvelous Mexican Restaurants

    Eater, 2020

El Grito Taqueria

Mexican, $$, South Lake UnionMexican, $$Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Infatuation, 2018

    Where To Get Lunch In South Lake Union & Denny Triangle

    Infatuation, 2018
  • Infatuation, 2019

    The Seattle Happy Hour Directory

    Infatuation, 2019

How did we curate these results?

Finding the best Tacos spots in Downtown can take way too long. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 11067 restaurants in Seattle, 1095134 restaurant reviews, and exactly 2391 lists and articles from experts at Infatuation, Eater and Seattle Magazine and more. All with some boam magic. These top contenders have appeared in Infatuation - Where To Get Lunch In South Lake Union & Denny Triangle, Eater - 13 of Seattle's Most Marvelous Mexican Restaurants and Seattle Magazine - The Best Mexican Restaurants in Seattle. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. These ten restaurants offer the best Tacos in Seattle.

Drink pairing tips for Tacos

  • A next-level match for veggie taco

    Experts often pair veggie taco with a glass of Mojito, a popular cocktail.

  • A great drink pairing for pulled pork taco

    Knowing what to pair with pulled pork taco can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some cold drink, particularly a glass of Aguafesca. This, light, cold drink balances the salty pulled pork taco.

Fun facts about Tacos

  • For the love of taco

    Love taco? So do people in United States. The country celebrates National Tacos Day every year on October 4.

  • March = Tacos festival

    Did you know that every year in March foodies in Corpus Christi, United States celebrate their passion for Tacos? The Tequila, Taco & Cerveza Festivalis held annually.


  • A whole lotta taco

    In 2017, Joey Chestnut became the proud world-record holder for eating the most taco by having 126 in one sitting.

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