Looking for a great place to enjoy Mexican food in Las Vegas? The city has plenty of restaurants specializing in Mexican dishes, especially cuisines inspired by the food in Northern Mexico and Baja. Look for plenty of restaurants with a fun atmosphere, and a menu with an abundance of tasty tacos, combination dishes, nachos–not to mention great beer, tequila, and Margaritas. Places like Border Grill have given classics a fresh new take, and expanded with flavors and dishes you won’t find elsewhere. Some restaurants concentrate on family and regional recipes, and local favorites like the El Sombrero in Downtown Las Vegas have a dedicated following–as you might expect for a restaurant open for 64 years. No Mexican restaurant is complete without a thorough selection of tequilas, and connoisseurs will want to check ahead to see what specific brands are on hand. Aficionados who are searching for authentic flavors will find some gems with a little searching and usually a short drive off the Strip. While the popularity of Mexican food means you’ll frequently find a good place to enjoy chips and salsa at any Strip hotel, with a little checking ahead, you’ll find a place that earns a spot on your list for repeat visits–and who doesn’t need a go-to place in Vegas for great Mexican food?
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