Whether it’s Taco Tuesday or not, us Torontonians can’t help but long for these Mexican favourites. We’re lucky to live in such a culture hub because it means we can experience the authentic taste of Mexican tacos. Ditch the grocery store taco kits and get yourself out to one of the best taco restaurants in The 6ix! We know you’ve been googling “best tacos near me” for the past 10 minutes but your search is finally over. We’ve got you!
Here are the 8 best tacos in Toronto
Feeding Torontonians one taco at a time. This place is full of great vibes and even better eats! Whether you’re plant-based or a traditional taco lover, La Carnita has a taco for you! They pivoted during the pandemic by offering their taco kits for delivery which we would DIE for!
Must Try: Home Style Hard Shell Taco Kit (Vegan Chorizo Available!)
We know this is supposed to satisfy your “best tacos near me” cravings but we’re throwing sushi in the picture too. Yep, you read that right! The Haam fuses tacos and sushi under one, delicious umbrella.
Must Try: Teriyaki Tinga (Chicken) Taco
Hotmess Tex Mex
This College Street favourite is full of cozy vibes and Mexican comfort food. With taco options ranging from old school to cheeseburger, you won’t leave Hotmess Tex Mex hungry!
Must Try: Street Corn Taco
Campechano is know for their short and sweet menu. They serve 10 tacos, guac and ceviche and cocktails. With a menu like that, you KNOW they focus on perfecting their specialization.
Must Try: Costilla Taco
El Rey Mezcal Bar
There’s nothing like Kensington vibes! It just feels like the perfect place to enjoy some tacos and El Rey Mezcal Bar makes this vibe come to life! From vegetarian cauliflower tacos to classic favs, this place has you covered.
Must Try: Cauliflower Almandrada Taco
If you put “King” in your name, you better live up to it and we can assure you, King’s Tacos does. You can expect cozy, casual vibes from this place.
Must Try: Pastor Taco
Taco heaven! You can even see the whole, quality ingredients used at this place from their Instagram photo. You know what they say….a picture is worth a thousand words!
Must Try: Mushroom Taco
There’s something in the taco shells at this Toronto taco favourite that make them melt-in-your-mouth good. They serve classic, authentic Mexican food and have been doing so for over 15 years in The 6ix!
Must Try: Tacos La Perla