From Down-Home to Gourmet, the Phoenix Mexican Food Scene Has it All
Located in the heart of the Southwest, it's no surprise that the options for good Mexican food in Phoenix are plentiful. However, the local Mexican food scene has never been quite this diverse. A Mexican food renaissance in the desert? Perhaps. From the gourmet, Mesoamerican-inspired tacos of La Condesa Gourmet Taco Shop, to the hot and cheesy grub you'll find at the Filiberto's take-out window, Mexican food restaurants in Phoenix run the gamut, offering something for every mood and palate.
Local Expert Tip: "Try one of Gallo Blanco's fresh licuados, a light Mexican fruit shake."
Local Expert Tip: "If you like shrimp, try the Camarones Culichi."
Local Expert Tip: "Try the Shrimp Ceviche."
Local Expert Tip: "The hot, pillowy flour tortillas at Carolina are legendary. Make sure to take a dozen home with you."
Local Expert Tip: "Guaranteed takeout in 20 minutes makes this a great spot for a fast, delicious lunch."
Local Expert Tip: "A good place to bring vegetarians too!"
Local Expert Tip: "Try a delicious, fresh-squeezed agua fresca drink with your meal."
Local Expert Tip: "Try the "Taco Monterrey" or "Taco Siberia" house specials."
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Local Expert Tip: "La Santisima has one of the most impressive gourmet salsa bars in town. Try the strawberry salsa."
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