Detroit August 11, 2017
These 7 Restaurants In Mexicantown Will Make Your Mouth Water Uncontrollably
Mexicantown in Detroit is regarded as one of the city’s most vibrant communities and we’re lucky that the influx of people that have moved to the city have shared their authentic dishes with us. There are a number of amazing Mexican restaurants in Detroit and we’ve listed just some of the few we think are worthy of a visit.
1. El Barzon
How many Italian/Mexican restaurants have you been too? El Barzon specializes in authentic Mexican cuisine and possibly the best homemade pasta you've ever had at a restaurant. It's definitely a unique combo!
El Barzon is located at 3710 Junction St. Detroit, MI 48210.
2. Taqueria Mi Pueblo
You can find the best tacos with tons of meat options, topped off with incredible cheese at Taqueria Mi Pueblo. You can't beat the great atmosphere and excellent chips and spicy salsa.
Taqueria Mi Pueblo is located at 7278 Dix St. Detroit, MI 48209.
3. Taqueria Lupitas
Taqueria Lupitas may not be one of the well-known Mexican spots around here, but visitors love their carne asada tacos. It's also cash only, so come prepared.
Taqueria Lupitas is located at 3443 Bagley St. Detroit, MI 48216.
4. Los Galanes
Los Galanes has impressive portions and extremely flavorful food. Get all three tacos - chicken, beef and pork. You won't be disappointed.
Los Galanes is located at 3362 Bagley St. Detroit, MI 48216.
5. Xochimilco Restaurant
Xochimilco Restaurant is a favorite here in Mexicantown and we couldn't possibly leave it off this list. They have awesome lunch specials and amazing hot-to-the-touch tortilla chips.
Xochimilco Restaurant is located at 3409 Bagley St. Detroit, MI 48216.
6. Mexican Town Restaurant
Mexican Town Restaurant has a particularly special item on their menu: flaming fajitas! They are quite literally on fire when they come to the table! They also offer a tasty flaming cheese appetizer, which is fun when you are gobbling down chips and salsa.
Mexican Town Restaurant is located at 3457 Bagley St. Detroit, MI 48216.
7. Los Altos Restaurant
Los Altos is the sister restaurant to Taqueria Lupitas, except they carry liquor. If you want authentic tacos and delicious drinks, this place can't be beat.
Los Altos Restaurant is located at 7056 W Vernor Hwy Detroit, MI 48209.
Are there any other restaurants in Mexicantown we should have mentioned on this list? Let us know in the comment section below!
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