2021 Best Mexican Restaurants in the U.S.A.
Top 10 Mexican Restaurants in America
When it comes to Mexican food, there's plenty of room (in our bellies) for cutting-edge cuisine as well as comforting classics. GAYOT's list of the Top 10 Mexican Restaurants in the U.S., presented in alphabetical, celebrates family-run restaurants that have been serving authentic fare for decades, as well as innovative chefs dreaming up dishes like octopus tostadas.
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When chef Silvana Salcido Esparza opened Barrio Cafe in 2002, she showed Phoenix that Mexican food is much, much more than tacos and burritos (though her tacos are dynamite). Her menu, filled with specialties from all over Mexico, includes cochinita pibil (dry-rubbed and slow-roasted pig) from the Yucatan. See More
Born in Mexico City, chef Hugo Ortega worked his way through the Houston restaurant scene before opening Hugo's with his restaurateur wife, Tracy Vaught. Housed in a vintage 1925 building, lovingly restored to the original brick walls and stamped-tin ceiling, Hugo's is worth seeking out for its authentic dishes. See More