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The 8 Best Mexican Restaurants In Tacoma

Updated: October 6, 2021

Mad about Mole? These are our go-to Mexican places in Tacoma for Mole, carnitas, and tortas. We assimilated millions of diner and critic reviews from top review sites to find the best tortillas in Tacoma. Don your sombrero, order a margarita, and enjoy chile relleno and other Mexican classics at one of the spots below.

Find the perfect Mexican restaurant

Taqueria El Sabor

Mexican, $, TacomaMexican, $Tacoma
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Trip 101, 2020

    10 Mexican Restaurants In Tacoma, Washington

    Trip 101, 2020
  • Eater, 2017

    24 Essential Tacoma Restaurants

    Eater, 2017

Moctezuma's Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar

Mexican, $$, South TacomaMexican, $$Tacoma, South Tacoma
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Mexican Restaurants in Tacoma

    Three Best Rated
  • Trip 101, 2020

    10 Mexican Restaurants In Tacoma, Washington

    Trip 101, 2020

The Matador

Mexican, $$, New TacomaMexican, $$Tacoma, New Tacoma
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Mexican Restaurants in Tacoma

    Three Best Rated
  • Trip 101, 2020

    10 Mexican Restaurants In Tacoma, Washington

    Trip 101, 2020

Taqueria La Michoacana

Mexican, South EndMexicanTacoma, South End
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Cocina Mexicana Restaurante

Mexican, $$, South TacomaMexican, $$Tacoma, South Tacoma
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 4.5

Cuerno Bravo Prime Steakhouse

Mexican, New TacomaMexicanTacoma, New Tacoma
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.5

Tacos Guaymas

Mexican, $, TacomaMexican, $Tacoma
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Azteca Mexican Restaurant

Mexican, $$, South TacomaMexican, $$Tacoma, South Tacoma
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0
  • Trip 101, 2020

    10 Mexican Restaurants In Tacoma, Washington

    Trip 101, 2020

Why is this list better than others?

Picking the right Mexican restaurant can be tough, especially when you’re exploring new restaurants. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 10951 Tacoma restaurants, 1095134 reviews, and 1286 top lists and articles from the likes of Eater, Trip 101 and Three Best Rated. These top contenders have appeared in Eater - 24 Essential Tacoma Restaurants, Trip 101 - 10 Mexican Restaurants In Tacoma, Washington and Three Best Rated - Best Mexican Restaurants in Tacoma. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips

  • A next-level match for chicken taco

    Experts recommend pairing a chicken taco with a glass of Sauvignon Blanc, a popular white wine.

Did you know?

  • A delicious pairing

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

Parking tips

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