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DoorDash Announces Most Favorite Mexican Restaurants

In celebration of the Taco Tab launching on 9/12, DoorDash is sharing the Most Favorite Mexican restaurants nationwide and state-by-state.

8 min read
9/11/2023
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Mexican food is a pillar in the American diet with more Mexican restaurants than any other food category in the U.S. From perfectly grilled meat, to homemade tortillas, and the kick of spicy salsas, every dish is packed with unique flavors. In celebration of DoorDash and Taco Bell’s Taco Tab, launching on September 12th*, DoorDash released data highlighting the Most Favorite Mexican Restaurants nationwide and state-by-state, based on analyzing order trends over the last year.***

Most Favorite Mexican Restaurants Nationwide from August 2022 to August 2023

  • Albertano’s Mexican Food in Montana

  • Atilano's Mexican Food in Washington (Spokane)

  • Cholita Linda in California (Bay Area)

  • Cilantro Taqueria in Ohio (Cleveland Area)

  • Comal Next Door in California (Bay Area)

  • Don Pepe Taqueria in California (Fresno)

  • Filiberto's Mexican Food in Arizona (Phoenix Area)

  • Gordo Taqueria in California (Bay Area)

  • La Corneta Taqueria in California (Bay Area)

  • Mama Margies in Texas (San Antonio)

  • Memo's Mexican Food Restaurant in Washington (Seattle Area)

  • Pacos Taqueria in Indiana (Indianapolis)

  • Papalote in California (San Francisco)

  • Pepe's Finest Mexican Food in California (Los Angeles)

  • Surfside in Washington, D.C.

  • TACOnganas in Tennessee (Memphis)

  • Tacos El Goloso in California (Los Angeles)

  • Taqueria El Gordo in California (East Bay)

  • Taqueria Los Gallos Express in California (East Bay)

  • Tequileros Taqueria in California (Central Valley)

DoorDash is spotlighting these restaurants because, in case you missed it, with the liberation of the Taco Tuesday trademark in 49 states, DoorDash and Taco Bell are covering $5 million worth of taco. On September 12, DoorDash users can get $5 off $15+ orders at any of DoorDash’s 20,000 participating Mexican restaurants for one day only using code TACOTAB**.

The $5 million Taco Tuesday Taco Tab provides taco fans the opportunity to discover over 20,000 restaurants, so trying that new spot you’ve had your eye on or supporting your local favorite is easier than ever. Here’s how to join the party:

Visit DoorDash.com/TacoTab to check out the full list of participating restaurants
On Tuesday, September 12, for one day only, DoorDash users will receive $5 off any $15+ order with participating Mexican restaurants
Just use the code TACOTAB

By celebrating Mexican restaurants nationwide, DoorDash and Taco Bell hope to empower businesses of all sizes and encourage taco enthusiasts to explore all that their communities have to offer, including the local heroes that make up the fabric of our neighborhoods.

Here’s how it works:

  • On Tuesday, September 12, for one day only, DoorDash users will receive $5 off any $15+ order with participating Mexican restaurants.

  • Visit DoorDash.com/TacoTab to check out the full list of participating restaurants.

  • Use the code TACOTAB to redeem!

DoorDash is making it easier than ever to celebrate Taco Tuesday. Order from your fave or try something new at DoorDash.com/TacoTab.


Most Favorite Mexican restaurants per state from August 2022 to August 2023

Alaska

  • Burrito Factory

  • Pedros Mexican Grill

  • Tacos Cancun Mexican Restaurant

  • Taco Azteca

  • Xalos Burrito Express

Alabama

  • Fiesta Mexicana

  • Las Vias Mexican Grill

  • Maya Mexican Restaurant

  • San Marcos

  • Taqueria El Cazador

Arkansas

  • El Acapulco

  • El Super Taco

  • La Huerta

  • Senor Tequila

  • Tacos Atilano

Arizona

  • Backyard Taco

  • El Jefe Tacos

  • Filiberto's Mexican Food

  • The Taco Spot

  • Vaqueros Carne Asada

California

  • Cholita Linda

  • Comal Next Door

  • La Corneta Taqueria

  • Papalote

  • Taqueria Los Gallos Express

Colorado

  • Adolfo Mexican Food

  • Almansita's

  • Cafe Mexicali

  • Renegade Burrito

  • Tamale Kitchens

Connecticut

  • Acapulcos

  • Cositas Deliciosas

  • El Ranchero

  • La Cazuela Restaurant

  • Las Tortas MX, Fowl Play & Burrito Loko

Washington, D.C.

  • Bandit Taco

  • Sol Mexican Grill

  • Surfside

  • Takorean

  • Taqueria Xochi

Delaware

  • El Pique

  • El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant

  • El Toro Cantina

  • La Tolteca Mexican Restaurant

  • La Tonalteca

Florida

  • Don Julio Mexican Kitchen & Tequila Bar

  • Gringos Locos

  • La Hacienda

  • ONE NIGHT TACO STAND

  • Tacos Al Carbon

Georgia

  • El Indio Mexican Restaurante & Taqueria

  • La Bamba Mexican Bar & Grill

  • Little Rey

  • MARGARITA'S MEXICAN GRILL

  • Tacos & Tequilas Mexican Grill

Hawaii

  • Amigo's Authentic Mexican Food

  • Los Chaparros Mexican Restaurant

  • Maui Tacos

  • SURF N TURF TACOS

  • Taqueria El Ranchero

Iowa

  • Abelardo's Mexican Fresh

  • El Mariachi

  • Hacienda Las Glorias

  • Nally's Kitchen

  • Taqueria La Juanita

Idaho

  • Atilano's Mexican Food

  • California Mexican Food

  • Chapala's Mexican Restaurant

  • El Tenampa

  • Sweeto Burrito

Illinois

  • Antique Taco

  • El Taconazo El Tio

  • Food Truck Mo's Burritos

  • Juancho's Tacos

  • Lonesome Rose

Indiana

  • Iguana's Mexican Restaurant Bar & Grill

  • La Hacienda

  • Los Patios Mexican Restaurant

  • Pacos Taqueria

  • Taco Depot

Kansas

  • Dos Reales Authentic Mexican Restaurant

  • El Gallo Mexican Restaurant

  • Lalo's Express

  • Road Runner Mexican Fast Food Truck

  • Taqueria La Chona

Kentucky

  • Bandido Taqueria Mexicana

  • Cinco De Mayo Mexican Restaurant

  • El Dorado Mexican Restaurant

  • I Love Tacos

  • Taco City Louisville

Louisiana

  • Dillas Quesadillas

  • El Jimador Supremo

  • El Rancho Mexican Grill

  • Pacos Tacos

  • Taqueria La Michoacana

Massachusetts

  • Felipe's Taqueria

  • Hot Harry's Fresh Burritos

  • LA VERACRUZANA MEXICAN RESTAURANT

  • Los Amigos Taqueria

  • Mexica Burrito Grill

Maryland

  • El Gran Pollo

  • El Pueblito

  • La Tolteca

  • Taqueria Los Perez

  • Tortacos

Maine

  • Bird & Co.

  • Coco bar and grill

  • El Rodeo

  • Tacorita

  • Taqueria 207

Michigan

  • Amigos Street Tacos

  • El Patio Mexican Restaurant

  • Grand Azteca

  • Mi Pueblo Express

  • Taco Tienda Mexicana

Minnesota

  • Hamburguesas El Gordo

  • Los Ocampo

  • Pineda Tacos Plus

  • Taco Libre

  • Taqueria y birrieria las cuatro milpas

Missouri

  • 3 Margaritas

  • Global Quesadilla Company

  • Las Fuentes

  • Paleteria El Chavo

  • TIKI TACO

Mississippi

  • El Mariachi Grill & Bar

  • El Molino Mexican Restaurant

  • Green Ghost Tacos

  • South Depot Taco Shop

  • Taco Sombrero

Montana

  • Albertano’s Mexican Food

  • El Rodeo

  • Mexican Moose

  • Taco del Sol

  • Taco Treat

North Carolina

  • Islands Fresh Mex Grill

  • Mi Pueblito Mexican Restaurant

  • San Felipe Mexican Restaurant

  • San Luis II Mexican Restaurant

  • Que Onda Tacos + Tequila

North Dakota

  • Acapulco Mexican Restaurant

  • CHARRAS AND TEQUILA MEXICAN RESTAURANT

  • La Enchilada (Bismarck)

  • Red Pepper

  • Spicy Mexican Food

Nebraska

  • Abelardo's Mexican Fresh

  • D'Leon's

  • Estilo Jalisco Mexican Restaurant

  • Fernando's

  • Rusty Taco

New Hampshire

  • Casa vieja Mexican grill

  • Don Quijote Restaurant

  • La Carreta

  • Mi Jalisco Mexican Grill

  • Taqueria y Pastelitos To Go

New Jersey

  • Folklore Artisanal Taco

  • La Brujeria

  • Tacos El Tio

  • The Sombrero Tacoria

  • Tito's Burritos and Wings

New Mexico

  • Burrito Express

  • Fusion Tacos

  • Los Compadres Restaurant

  • Perico's Albuquerque

  • Tomasita's

Nevada

  • Don Tortaco Mexican Grill #5

  • Habaneros Taco Grill

  • Nevada Taco Grill

  • Roberto's Taco Shop

  • Sayulitas

New York

  • Cabo Fresh Mexican Grill

  • Cactus Cafe Tex-Mex

  • Empanada Mama

  • Lloyd Taco Factory

  • Señor Taco Mexican Grill & Bar

Ohio

  • Cilantro Taqueria

  • Don Ramon Mexican Restaurant

  • El Jalapeño

  • Los Guachos Taqueria

  • Taqueria Mixteca

Oklahoma

  • 3 Tequilas Mexican Grill & Cantina

  • Betos Tacos Tulsa

  • Catrina Fresh Mex

  • El Tequila

  • Los Cabos

Oregon

  • Don Chilitos Mexican Grill

  • Don Gabino’s Mexican Grill

  • Jalapeños Taco Shop

  • Rigobertos Tacos Shop

  • Riva's Taco Shop

Pennsylvania

  • Casa Cortes Mexican Grill

  • Loco Pez

  • Jackass Burrito

  • Rosy’s Taco Bar

  • Three Brothers Grill

Rhode Island

  • Antojitos Taqueria

  • Caliente Mexican

  • Casa Azul Taqueria

  • Guatelinda Restaurant

  • Tijuana Burrito Grill

South Carolina

  • Charanda Mexican Grill & Cantina

  • Cucho's Taco Grill

  • El Molcajete

  • Los Mexicanos

  • Taqueria El Manhattan

South Dakota

  • Albertano’s Mexican Food

  • Giliberto’s

  • Mazatlan

  • Puerto Vallarta Mexican Restaurant

  • Simon’s Tacos

Tennessee

  • Camino Real

  • El Bracero

  • Las Margaritas

  • TACOnganas

  • Taqueria La Herradura

Texas

  • Dripped Birria

  • Fuego Tortilla Grill

  • Iguana Joe's

  • Jimmy Changas

  • Mama Margie’s

Utah

  • Barbacoa Mexican Grill

  • Beto’s Mexican Food

  • Durango's Mexican Grill

  • La Frontera

  • Street Tacos Don Joaquin

Virginia

  • Jose Tequilas

  • La Carreta

  • La Parrilla Mexican Grill

  • Las Palmas Mexican Restaurant & Cantina

  • Tortas y Tacos La Chiquita

Vermont

  • Agave

  • Bueno Burrito

  • El Gato Cantina

  • Tres Niños

Washington

  • Atilano's Mexican Food

  • CARMELOS TACOS

  • La Palmera Family Mexican Restaurant

  • Memo's Mexican Food Restaurant

  • Taqueria El Sabor

Wisconsin

  • Jalisco’s

  • Los Cantaritos Authentic Mexican Restaurant

  • Los Gemelos

  • Taco Neno

  • Taco Stop MKE

West Virginia

  • Cafe Del Sol

  • Cozumel Mexican Cuisine

  • El Mariachi

  • El Rey

  • Plaza Azteca

Wyoming

  • Albertano’s Mexican Food

  • Almanza's Authentic Mexican Restaurant

  • Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant

  • Pancho's Mexican Restaurant

  • Tortilla Factory


*The U.S. trademark registration for Taco Tuesday has been canceled, though a registration limited to New Jersey is still active. Therefore, the DoorDash offer will be limited to the 49 states where Taco Tuesday has been freed.
** Terms & conditions apply. See
here.
*** Methodology: The Most Favorite Mexican Restaurant list was generated by analyzing order trends from August 2022 to August 2023. Merchants, with five stores or less, with a cuisine type of “Mexican” were eligible.