Minneapolis September 29, 2017
Your Tastebuds Will Go Crazy For This Amazing Taco Trail Through Minneapolis
Tacos have the power to bring communities together. They’re universally acknowledged as a social food, and are beloved by many. Minneapolis has had strong Latinx communities that only continue to blossom within the city, spreading facets of culture from varying Latinx groups as well as the sharing of food. If you want to really understand the strong sense of community through food, this taco trail is a must-try.
You can find the interactive map
here wherein you can personalize your own taco trail if desired.
1. El Taco Riendo
Let's start this taco trail out with generous portions of delicious tacos in Northeast. Right along Central Ave., you will find this little hole in the wall where you can order your savory pockets of deliciousness over the counter and take a seat in the modest but cozy tables and chow down.
El Taco Riendo is located 2412 Central Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55418.
2. Maya Cuisine
Here's another Northeast gem for our second stop along this trail. Maya is the best spot in the neighborhood for any Central or South American meal for less than ten bucks. You'll love their tacos al pastor.
Maya Cuisine is located at 1840 Central Ave. NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418
3. Jefe Urban Hacienda
Any trail in the city requires a stop on Minneapolis' historic Main Street. There's something about the cobblestone road that overlooks the Mississippi River. Jefe Urban Hacienda specializes in elevated street food, which includes some delectable tacos with vegetarian options.
Jefe Urban Hacienda is located at 219 SE Main St., Minneapolis, MN 55414.
4. World Street Kitchen
It's time to get out of Northeast Minneapolis and head a little south to World Street Kitchen - a restaurant known for its beautiful fusion of Korean and Mexican foods. Their lamb belly tacos are killer!
World Street Kitchen is located at 2743 Lyndale Ave. Suite 5, Minneapolis, MN 55408.
5. Taqueria La Hacienda
Lake Street is where you'll find the best tacos in all of Minneapolis. Load up on all of the tacos you can eat at Taqueria La Hacienda, just because you can. You still have three more places to stop, and you'll need the energy if you're going to walk.
Taqueria la Hacienda is located at 334 E. Lake St., Minneapolis, MN 55408.
6. Taqueria Los Ocampo
Step inside the famed Midtown Global Market next to find multiple spots with yummy tacos. Taqueria Los Ocampo is a classic for many Midtown Global Market visitors. The menu board is in Spanish with pictures so everyone knows what they're getting.
Taqueria Los Ocampo is located at 920 E. Lake St., Minneapolis, MN 55407.
8. Sonora Grill
Sonora Grill is proudly owned by an immigrant family who has made this restaurant their livelihood in Midtown. Their tacos are stellar and always pair well with a housemade margarita.
Sonora Grill is located at 3300 E. Lake St., Minneapolis, MN 55406.
If you follow this taco trail, you’ll surely be full and satisfied by some of the best dishes in all of Minneapolis. What’s your favorite place to grab tacos in Minneapolis? Let us know in the comments below.
If you’re interested in multiculturalism in The Twin Cities, read
7 Ethnic Festivals In Minneapolis-Saint Paul That Will Wow You In The Best Way Possible.