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Best Tacos in Montreal and Surroundings

Aug 01, 2018

Best Tacos in Montreal and Surroundings

10 Restaurants mentioned

See related results: Montreal Mexican Restaurants

Whether it's filled with fish, meat or vegetables, in a soft or hard shell, with or without salsa, tacos are clearly the favourites of many when it comes to Mexican cuisine! Although the classic recipes are the best, the possibilities are endless to compose these delicious tortillas. Here's a list of our favourite places for tacos and other Mexican delicacies. 


El Sabor de Mexico

It is in a charming little establishment on Wellington Street in Verdun that El Sabor de Mexico is located. Offering traditional and refined cuisine, guests can enjoy Mexican dishes such as fajitas, enchiladas and tacos. You can also enjoy one of the best margaritas and typical beers and beverages from that region.


Restaurant Emiliano's

Emiliano's is a more upscale Mexican restaurant. Refined classics are served to make them even more unique by using fresh and quality ingredients. Their ultimate goal is to make you discover that Mexican cuisine is not just about tacos (although there's are delicious)! Go to this colourful restaurant in the Old Port of Montreal for a meal you will not regret.


La Selva

La Selva restaurant serves delicious and authentic dishes since 1980! One of the comments that are regularly mentioned when you hear about this place is that the chef & owner is welcoming and very friendly; you will immediately feel his passion and pleasure to receive you in his establishment. You will find a fresh and tasty menu, and you will have the chance to see the magic happen due to the open kitchen. It is possible to bring your wine or beer to enhance the meal. Brunches are also offered.

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Grumman78 is known to fans of "street food" since it has a food truck the same name as the restaurant. Although the truck is everywhere in the city of Montreal, the restaurant is located in the St-Henri district. You'll eat revisited Mexican cuisine and could enjoy a magnificent wine list. The terrace is located at the front of the restaurant in the parking lot, which creates a very pleasant and accessible "get together" atmosphere. Open since 2011, it is in a former garage that you can taste their delicious cuisine.



It is in a very charming establishment that Maïs takes place! Most people feel welcomed here due to its menu made almost entirely without the use of gluten, as well as the fact that there are vegetarian options. You will find a Latin inspired cuisine with a friendly atmosphere in the heart of Mile End. You will be happy to know that they are dealing with local producers to offer you quality ingredients in each dish. It is possible to book the entire restaurant for private parties, if you are a minimum of 29 people. For those who will fall in love with the place, the menu changes frequently to allow you to always have new options to enjoy.



Agave restaurant now has three locations; one in Boucherville, one in Terrebonne and one in Montreal, specifically on the Plateau Mont-Royal. You'll find authentic cuisine that allows you to taste the true flavours of Mexico at each visit. Everything on site is homemade for the pleasure of our taste buds. The dishes are fresh and delicious. Feel free to ask questions about the dishes or the many types of tequila available, they have a very impressive selection of spirits. A Mariachis group preforms on some evenings!



Tacos Frida

Operated by a family from the Oaxaca region of Mexico, the restaurant Tacos Frida will make you feel as if you were received directly into their home. The service is warm and the family atmosphere is comforting. Many kinds of tacos are available, including a cactus one. Yes it is possible to cook with cactus! Their tortilla soup will probably be the best you have eaten. This place is definitely popular with locals. Mexican brunch is also available.


Tacos Victor

It is in a very small counter-style premises that Tacos Victor restaurants are located. Both establishments offer tacos of all kinds as well as other dishes typical of Mexican cuisine. Personally, we love their ceviche! Victor Soto, the owner, is very kind and proud to welcome you to his restaurants. It is a friendly place where good food and pleasant atmosphere without pretension go hand in hand. The one located on Laurier Street allows you to eat outside with its terrace of 38 seats.


La Capital Tacos

Located on the outskirts of Chinatown, La Capital Tacos offers an authentic menu and atmosphere. For an unpretentious evening with tasty food and friendly service, this is the place to be. Feel free to enjoy the many tequilas and mezcals offered. You will enjoy their tacos and their many starters guaranteed.


3 amigos

We all know the 3 amigos restaurants! There are plenty of specials and dishes in generous portions and cocktails at very affordable prices. Go and enjoy typical dishes like fajitas, burritos and tacos and why not accompany it with a giant margarita. Choose this place for your birthday dinner to discover the surprise they have for you.


Guacamole y tequila (Sherbrooke)

We have a big crush on this small Mexican restaurant in Sherbrooke. We can even say that it is one of our favourite in the Eastern Township. You will find an enchanting and colourful decor, with traditional plates and bowls, which make the dishes even more attractive. You will be pleasantly surprised by the authenticity of the food offered as well as by the welcome you will receive.

See related results: Montreal Mexican Restaurants


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