This Amazing Taco Trail In Northern California Takes You To 5 Tasty Restaurants

There’s not much that’s better than a delicious taco! Hearty meat, fresh ingredients, and just the right amount of spice: is your mouth watering yet? Here in Northern California, we’ve got plenty of awesome taco restaurants, each with its own unique take on this culinary classic. While it would be impossible to list each and every great taco spot in the region, we’ve created a “mini road trip” that highlights a handful of eateries that serve some of the best tacos in Northern California.

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This list only includes a handful of the best tacos in Northern California. Did we leave any of your favorite spots off of the list? We’d love to hear your suggestions in the comment section below!  Have you ever been to one of the most unique Taco Bells in the country? If not, you’ll definitely want to check it out.

 

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March 27, 2020

What are the best Mexican restaurants in Northern California that aren’t on this trail?

On the lookout for some of the best Mexican restaurants in Northern California? Dig into tasty tacos, for example, at El Tapatio in Citrus Heights. The popular Mexican restaurant boasts a scrumptious Sunday brunch buffet, bursting with such favorite Mexican dishes as tacos, enchiladas, and omelets.

For some of the best tacos in Northern California, make a beeline for Taqueria Los Gordos in Redding. The taco joint sells more than a dozen types of tacos, too – from classic tacos to lengua (beef tongue).

Where can I find the best margaritas in Northern California?

Can you think of anything better than Mexican food paired with a margarita? If you’re on the hunt for the best Mexican restaurants in Northern California that serve margaritas to die for, set off on the margarita trail in Sacramento. The trail leads to five top Mexican restaurants, starting with Chando’s Cantina, where you’ll find the classic margarita. Stop by Mas Taco Bar, one of the best taco restaurants in California, where you can pair your classic margarita with tasty tacos.

Are there any other food trails in Northern California I should take?

If you’re looking for another food trail in Northern California, set off on the scrumptious seafood trail. The trail will take you to six of the best seafood restaurants in the area – from Spud Point Crab Company in Bodega Bay to Seascape Restaurant in Trinidad. Try such delectable dishes as crab cakes, beer battered fish, and surf and turf.

Have a sweet tooth? Well, there’s really only one way to satisfy it, and that’s with a trip along the ice cream trail in Northern California. The epic trail spans just over 15 hours and will take you to eight of the best ice cream shops in Northern Carolina.

Address: 75 E Cypress Ave, Redding, CA 96002, USA
Address: 604 Main St, Red Bluff, CA 96080, USA
Address: 11400 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, CA 96161, USA
Address: 1000 W Sacramento Ave D, Chico, CA 95926, USA