Dining: Mexican/Tex-Mex

Across the Street

This Old Fourth Ward Mexican cantina features daily drink specials and a funky patio that overlooks Freedom Parkway and the Beltline.

Bell Street Burritos - Buckhead

Bell Street Burritos offers burritos, quesadillas, tacos, salads, and other tasty Mexican treats. It was started as personal burrito de

Bell Street Burritos - Downtown

Proprietor Matt Hinton began serving burritos, Tortillas-style, in 2009 and has flourished ever since. Find tacos, quesadillas, nachos,

Bone Garden Cantina

The menu, mercifully, is not an endless list of plates like it is in most Mexican restaurants. Instead, you get to mix and match tacos,

Cuerna-Vaca Supermarket

Markets like Cuerna-Vaca Supermarket are a meeting place for Mexicans who want a taste of real home-cooked food minus the fluff. Egg di

El Myr

Burritos and other fine Mexican faves, plus plenty of boozy pleasures. Next door to Variety Playhouse.

El Norteno Mexican Restaurant

Grilled chicken, Mexican-style, is the specialty at this long-running eatery. The smoke wafts across Buford Highway, enticing visitors

El Señor Taco

This place is all about the fish. Seafood comes in enough variations to satisfy whatever craving you have. At less than $2 per taco, yo

El Taco Veloz - Doraville

If you're looking for baby-mild tacos or chichi surroundings, turn the car around and head right back to Midtown. El Taco Veloz serves

El Taco Veloz - Norcross

If you're looking for baby-mild tacos or chichi surroundings, turn the car around and head right back to Midtown. El Taco Veloz serves

El Taco Veloz - Sandy Springs

El Taco Veloz serves up the real deal. A better beef-tongue taco would be nearly impossible to find, as would a creamier, more satisfyi

Elmyriachi

Kirkwood's Elmyriachi, sister restaurant to L5P burrito dive El Myr, offers casual Tex-Mex cuisine such as build-your-own tacos (try th

F.R.O.G.S. Cantina

Gay-friendly go-to for cocktails, patio time, and Southwestern fare.

La Confianza #4

Part deli, part grocery, and part butcher, walk through the aisles, pick a few Mexican ingredients and then follow the aroma back to th

La Urbana Tequila & Mezcal Bar

This Westside tequila and mezcal bar features elevated Mexican street food, traditional Mexican specialties, tacos, and tapas.

Las Tortas Locas

When you can't decide between a sandwich and a burger, eat a torta. Mexicanos love a good sandwich and they take them seriously. Las To

Mi Barrio

Walking into this boxy restaurant is like being transported to Mexico in five seconds flat. Steamy, beef-filled gorditas and aromatic p

No Mas Cantina and Hacienda

This Mexican restaurant boasts a bit of a Tijuana Disney World vibe. The restaurant makes a strong, cinematic first impression, and the

Nuevo Laredo Cantina

From its obscure location on Chattahoochee, Nuevo Laredo offers home-cooked Mexican food that is as sabroso (delicious) as it is sana (

The Original El Taco

Casual restaurant inspired by bold Tex-Mex flavors. Simple cuisine with interesting garnishes and fresh ingredients. Frozen margaritas

Plaza Fiesta!

The once-doomed strip mall now houses more than 200 shops that offer everything from cowboy hats and ornate belt buckles to frilly dres

Pure Taqueria

Suburbanites weary of schlepping to Midtown for a little scenester action can now trot over to their very own hot spot. The concise men

Pure Taqueria

Suburbanites weary of schlepping to Midtown for a little scenester action can now trot over to their very own hot spot. The concise men

Raging Burrito - Decatur

A staple for dudes that wake up at noon and people with juror stickers on their shirts eating solo, the options are nearly endless to c

Red Pepper Taqueria

Red Pepper Taqueria is a fresh, Mexican-style eatery offering organic tacos, tequilas, and live music. You've gotta try the nachos: Thi

Red Pepper Taqueria

Since opening in 2011, Red Pepper Taqueria has created a casual, family-friendly and fun environment for folks to experience our its un

Supermarket Chicago

If you ever want to enjoy a meal at an authentic Mexican restaurant, sometimes you just have to man up and deal with the language barri

Taqueria del Sol - Decatur

Long on informality and comfortingly Americanized Mexican and Southwestern fare. It's decidedly short on glitz as guests order at the b

Taqueria del Sol - Westside

Long on informality and comfortingly Americanized Mexican and Southwestern fare. It's decidedly short on glitz as guests order at the b

Taqueria El Rey del Taco

There are three components that make a taco superb: the tortillas, the filling, and the salsa. El Rey de Taco gets them all right. Pat

Taqueria la Oaxaqueña

Dining at Taqueria La Oaxaquena used to sometimes be difficult because of the limited seating. But the restaurant has moved to an expan

Taqueria Los Hermanos

Small, family-run establishment, big flavor. Extra special: tamales made every day by the owners' mother, an unbelievably moist grilled

Tijuana Garage

Neighborhood bar with patio. Tex-Mex favorites and mmmargaritas!

Tin Lizzy's Cantina

Tex-Mex, margaritas, and a bevy of taco options. Good rooftop patio.

Tomatillos

A burrito joint in East Atlanta Village that models itself after the long-closed Tortillas.

Verde Taqueria and Cantina

A friendly, neighborhood cantina, Verde is great for families and friends looking for a relaxed atmosphere to have fresh food and drink