Looking for a great place to enjoy Mexican food in Las Vegas? The city has plenty of restaurants serving up their own takes on Mexican dishes, with many places featuring food inspired by the cuisine in Northern Mexico and Baja.
Las Vegas’ Mexican restaurants tend to be casual and include a fun atmosphere. Naturally, diners will find menus with an abundance of tasty tacos, enchiladas, burritos, combination dishes, nachos–not to mention great beer, tequila, and Margaritas. Places like Border Grill have given all these 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 Lindo Michoacan have a dedicated following–easy to understand when you taste the food. A short drive off the Strip will turn up several local, family-owned favorites. Aficionados who are searching for authentic flavors will find some gems with a little searching.
No Mexican restaurant is complete without a thorough selection of tequilas, and connoisseurs will find plenty of bars offering an impressive array from which to choose. Although it’s fairly easy to find a 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?