Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Los Tacos No. 1

75 Ninth Ave. (W. 15th St.) Send to Phone
Come to this Chelsea Market stand for the al pastor tacos and then stay for a few more. Photo by m01229 / CC BY 2.0


Lunch & Dinner daily

* Click here for rating key

Los Tacos No. 1, New York, NY

Operations may be disrupted due to COVID-19. Be sure to contact the restaurant to find out its current status and offerings.

Los Tacos No. 1 Restaurant Review

: Started by folks from Tijuana and California, Los Tacos No. 1 in the Chelsea Market serves up corn and flour tortillas topped with carne asada (steak), chicken and nopal (grilled cactus). But the star of the show is the adobada, also known as al pastor, marinated pork sliced from a rotating spit. One bite of this juicy, flavorful meat and you’ll agree this is the number one taco in New York City. There are also quesadillas and guacamole with chips. But when the adobada is this good, why eat anything else? Wash it all down with Mexican sodas or aguas frescas.

New craft beers

Read GAYOT's reviews of new craft beer releases from top producers.

Stay in a romantic mood with this Rosé Champagne.

Read GAYOT's review.