Do you ever find yourself craving a big, juicy burrito, tacos bursting with flavor, or a smoky chile relleno with a tangy, refreshing margarita on the side? I know I sure do—and that’s why I decided to make a list of some of Oregon’s most delicious, highest-rated Mexican joints. These 13 amazing restaurants will have your mouth watering in no time:
13. ¿Por Qué No? Taqueria, Portland
¿Por Qué No? is a lovely, decadently decorated taqueria in Portland. Their amazing tacos are made from fresh, seasonal ingredients and sustainably caught/raised meat and fish. Plus, their margaritas are out-of-this world delicious.
12. La Fondita, Salem
Located in Salem, this charming Mexican restaurant serves delicious tacos, burritos, and more with wonderfully home made tortillas.
11. Güero, Portland
This adorable food cart in Portland serves some of the most delicious Tortas in Oregon.
10. El Molcajete Mexican Grill, Medford
This awesome restaurant in Medford serves authenticly prepared tamales, enchiladas, burritos, and more.
9. El Taco Express, Springfield
This taco shop in Springfield isn't very eye-catching from the outside, but locals love this place - and for good reason. Here you'll find homemade Mexican staples like burritos and tacos as well as delicious soups, torts, enchiladas, breakfast burritos, and more.
8. Tacos La Providencia, Tillamook
This charming food cart in Tillamook is a wonderful place to snack on some delicious tacos on a sunny day.
7. Puerto Vallarta, Lincoln City
Located in Lincoln City, Puerto Vallarta serves incredible Mexican dishes in a lovely, colorful setting.
6. Tacos El Machin, Albany
This taco shop in Albany is absolutely delicious.
5. Diego’s Spirited Kitchen, Redmond
Diego's Spirited Kitchen is located in Redmond. Serving both New American and Mexican food, this wonderful restaurant has beautiful indoor and patio seating and great fajitas, tamales, lobster cakes, and more (as well as delicious cocktails).
4. La Cocina, Portland
Located on Martin Luther King Blvd in Portland, La Cocina serves spectacular Mexican cuisine.
3. San Francisco Carniceria
This quaint taqueria and market in Wilsonville sells delicious tacos as well as baked goods, meat, stacks of fresh tortillas, and more.
2. Burrito Vaquero Mexican Restaurant, Roseburg
Located in Roseburg is the wonderful Burrito Vaquero. This delicious restaurant serves enormous portions of amazing Mexican food.
1. Nuestra Cocina, Portland
Located in Portland, Nuestra Cocina is a gorgeous Mexican and Latin American restaurant serving phenomenal homemade tortillas, tacos, mole, ceviche, and more.