1. Serrano’s, East Glacier Park
Serrano’s serves Southwest inspired Mexican food out of an old house that was built by a mountaineer named Tom Dawson in 1909. After a day spent hiking around Glacier, you can enjoy a hot meal and a piece of Montana’s history at the same time.
2. El Vaquero Taqueria, Helena
The dishes are handmade in the kitchen, the recipes are authentic, and the reputation of El Vaquero Taqueria is outstanding.
3. Viva Mexico, Missoula
Viva Mexico’s homemade tortilla chips and huge portions will ensure you’ll never leave hungry… and the tasty food will ensure you’ll be back.
4. Fiesta en Jalisco, Multiple Locations
You’ll find Fiesta en Jalisco in Great Falls, Missoula, Hamilton, Butte, Polson and Livingston. Their menu can only be described as hearty Mexican comfort food.
5. La Tinga, Billings
La Tinga is a very small, very casual restaurant in Billings with authentic Mexican dishes, friendly service and very reasonable prices.
6. Fiesta Mexicana, Bozeman, Belgrade, Butte and Helena
Tacos. Tequila drinks. What more could you ask for? How about a huge menu with every type of Mexican delicacy you could dream of? Fiesta Mexicana is always a great choice.
7. Rosita’s Mexican Restaurant, Libby
“It may seem preposterous, but some of the best burritos in the country can be found in this tiny Northwest Montana,” one Yelper wrote after visiting Rosita’s. They also have outstanding street tacos and flautas.
Mexico Lindo, Miles City
You certainly won’t leave Mexico Lindo hungry, amigos. Especially if you order the Montana burrito.
9. Don Luis, Billings
This family owned and operated restaurant has all the classics as well as a few unique dishes like seafood stuffed avocados.
10. El Cazador, Missoula
Traditional Mexican food served in a beautiful restaurant… it doesn’t get better.
11. Taqueria Malverde, West Yellowstone
The next time you’re in West Yellowstone, look for the white school bus. Once you’ve spotted it, order more street tacos than you think you need. They’re that good.
12. Habanero Bliss, Bozeman
Bozeman is full of delicious restaurant options, but Habanero Bliss stands out in the crowd. They use high quality ingredients in their authentic recipes.
13. Los Caporales Authentic Mexican Food, Columbia Falls
Los Caporales is located in downtown Columbia Falls in a building that was built in 1884. You can dine of their delicious Mexican fare until 10 PM, then go next door to the lounge and casino until 2 AM.