Mix together mouthwatering authentic Mexican food with wildly fresh Alaska seafood and you have tacos that are out of this world good. No matter which region you are living in or traveling through, the last frontier has you covered with mouthwatering tacos. From small cafes and large eateries, to tiny little taco stands – the restaurateurs of the 49th state have hand crafted some of the most scrumptious tacos that are truly finger-lickin’ good. Finally you have an excuse to celebrate ‘Taco Tuesday’ every single day of the week.
1. Bear Tooth Theatre Pub – Anchorage
Located at 1230 W 27th Ave in Anchorage, this place is a local favorite that has some of the best fish tacos in the last frontier, hands down!
2. Paco’s Tacos and Tamale Factory – Fairbanks
Located at 1528 S Cushman Street in Fairbanks, this spot is known for having some of the best tacos and authentic Mexican food in the city.
3. Maria’s Mexican Food – Soldotna
Located off of K-Beach Road on East Poppy Lane, this tiny little drive-through offers some of the best authentic Mexican dishes on the Kenai Peninsula. Grab some grub to-go before heading out of a day of fishing or enjoying Alaska’s playground.
4. Chipper Fish – Hoonah
A visit to Alaska’s panhandle is not complete without stopping at this little spot on Chichagof Island. A creative chef churns out always-delicious taco favorites using wild Alaska seafood, while the entire staff is filled with cheer and dedicated to providing an excellent service experience.
5. The Taqueria – Juneau
Located at 245 Marine Way, this little spot is dubbed as “Juneau's only super dope taqueria” and once you take a bite of their tacos, you’ll understand why.
6. Denali Park Salmon Bake – McKinley Park
Seasonal workers live off these things and visitors to the tiny tourist canyon are always impressed. The halibut tacos dubbed as “world famous” are definitely worth writing home about. So much YUM, so little time.
7. Taco King – Anchorage
Located at 113 W Northern Lights Blvd in Midtown Anchorage, this is a great little joint to stop in and enjoy delicious, authentic Mexican food.
8. Railway Cantina – Seward
For delicious tacos, burritos and cold beer right in the heart of Seward, this is your spot. Plus it’s located within walking distance of just about everything in town.
9. The Alibi Bar & Café – Homer
Great food, drinks and service. If you are into sports, you can count on The Alibi to play what you're in the mood to watch. Live music is another staple of this great local hot spot. And the fish tacos? Freaking amazing. Best in town, hands down!
10. Skagway Fish Company – Skagway
Fish tacos using fresh wild Alaska halibut - sign us up! Pair it with a cold drink and a beautiful view and you are set. This place is truly the cat’s meow.
11. Baja Taco – Cordova
Delicious Mexican food with a fresh wild Alaska seafood influence. If you’re visiting Prince William Sound, your trip will be complete after one stop here. Baja Taco is a sure bet if you're looking to curb your hunger cravings with quality ingredients.
12. Twisted Fish Company Alaskan Grill – Juneau
The state capital of Alaska just wouldn’t be the same without this delicious spot. Enjoy a contemporary dining environment with some of the best King Crab tacos in the world.
13. LUNA’s coffee and homemade Mexican food – Wasilla
A trip to the Mat-Su Valley is not complete without stopping at this tiny little spot offering some of the most delicious authentic Mexican food in the 49th state. The service is always incredible as well!