Below is a list of the top and leading Mexican Restaurants in Auckland. To help you find the best Mexican Restaurants located near you in Auckland, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Auckland’s Best Mexican Restaurants:
The top rated Mexican Restaurants in Auckland are:
- Mexican Cafe – various dining options featuring Mexican specialties
- Mexico Britomart – has a goal of binding the community through their sumptuous offerings
- Taco Loco Cantina – channels the bold and vibrant Mexican culinary experience
- Dos Amigos Cantina – distinct interior reminiscent of the culture of Mexico
- The Flying Burrito Brothers Newmarket – a beloved restaurant serving original Mexican meals through its numerous branches
Mexican Cafe was established in 1983 as a way to present the vibrant culinary wonders of Mexico to the Auckland region. Since then it has captivated the taste buds of its loyal and returning customers eager to experience their sumptuous food and expertly mixed tequila cocktails. The restaurant has close proximity to the SKYCITY and offers various dining options to the delight of its customers. It is suited for a day of chatting with friends over a luscious amount of Mexican cuisine as well as an intimate dinner party with the family. A fully covered outdoor veranda adds a unique atmosphere that diners enjoy savoring together with their favorite meals.
Lunch, Dinner, Happy Hour, Drinks
“I have been here so many times to count it’s not funny but I enjoy it every time. This time is the same. I ordered the taco salad with beef, cheese dip and chips and a large lemon, lime, and bitters. Thanks, Mexican Cafe once again you never fail to deliver.” –Rebecca Hillary
Mexico Britomart is the local’s favorite Mexican restaurant proved by its numerous branches scattered within Auckland. Its mission is to make their meals the unique element that binds families and communities sharing their passion for a serving of sumptuous and freshly made Mexican cuisine. Their El Loaded Nachos comes first to everyone’s top menu pick made by a harmonious combination of homemade corn chips, sour cream, guacamole, chili, cheese sauce, meat, and vegetarian choices. Children can have a meal for free when they dine in together with their parents during Sundays.
Snacks, Soft Shell Tacos, Quesadilla, Mucha Carne, Mexico Classics, Sides, Desserts, Sugar-Free Soda
“Taco Tuesdays. A margarita and a taco for $14 how can you go wrong. I’ll be here every Tuesday. Tacos are nice flavorful and very fresh. If you don’t like coriander make sure to say. However, I love it and the service is very quick and helpful.” –Frazer Bond
Taco Loco Cantina
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Delicious tempting sizzler aroma is the way you know our fajitas are arriving to your table. That smell, that sound…. Pure excitement. Try our mix of chicken, bacon and prawns /Mar&Tierra. Or go classic with just chicken, or just beef. For those veggy lovers we got vegy and vegan friendly fajitas!. #fajitasgrill #sizzlingsound #wrapyourfajita #grilling #mexicanexperience #mexicanculture #mexicanstyle #grabyourfajita #aucklandeats #tacolococantina
Taco Loco Cantina specializes in traditional Mexican cuisine that they have religiously offered since its opening in 2015. They started off as a small cart serving mouth-watering snacks to public markets, concerts, and private events before eventually gaining a reputation for its perfect representation of Mexican culinary specialties. The restaurant embodies the aroma, unique flavors, colors, and artistry innate to the vibrant country of Mexico. Their restaurant can be found in Mount Albert where it transports diners to the busy and cheery streets of Mexico loaded with bold festivities.
Starters, Mains, Ensaladas, Burrito, Chimichanga, Taco, Quesadilla, Desserts, Nachos
“Among the best Mexican food I have eaten. They even had some Tex-Mex items my partner and I miss eating: Chimichanga, Fajitas, nachos! The Tres Leches cake is divine! Coming back for more!” –Jourdene Rosella Aguon
Dos Amigos Cantina
Dos Amigos Cantina has an interior screaming the Latin American culture and cuisine. Customers are treated with a promise of full Mexican gastronomic adventure courtesy of its authentic dishes hailing directly from the said country. It has a quirky vibe highlighted with a sombrero-wearing pet lizard present in the restaurant. Meals and snacks are prepared from the finest quality of products within the region combined with home ground spices bringing in that distinct flavor. It is situated at a lovely location fronting Auckland’s waterfront area.
Quesadilla, Wrap, Nacho, Soup, Salad, La Mexicana Burger, Drinks, Grilled BBQ Chicken, Tacos
“It was a really pleasant experience for us going in a large group. Thomas was our wait staff and was really understanding and accommodative to our needs. The food was tasty as always.” –Killol Kansara
The Flying Burrito Brothers Newmarket
The Flying Burrito Brothers Newmarket can be seen tucked in the busy streets of the Newmarket area captivating the diners with their perfect representation of Mexican cuisine. They are comprised of skilled kitchen staff led by executive chef Len Baldwin who happens to co-own all the Flying Burrito Brothers restaurants within New Zealand. For 13 years they have constantly topped every local’s personal list of a favorite Mexican restaurant. From its colorful decorations, open area, outdoor and indoor ambiance, and Margaritas, FBB continuous to impress the local community.
Small Bites, Light Meals & Tacos, Fajitas, Tortilla Dishes, Big Bites, Sides, Desserts, Takeaway Menu, Kids Menu
“Good place for awesome Mexican food. They can customize your order as per your instructions plus it comes with good staff and service.” –Raj Uppadhyay