If you have a craving for some South of the Border delights in the Phoenix area, then you’re in luck. The region is home to several top-notch eateries that serve scrumptious and totally authentic tacos. Due to its relative proximity to Mexico, the Phoenix area is a hub for classic Mexican dining.
Asadero Toro’s menu features an exciting selection of delicious tacos. The restaurant’s tacos are made from either flour or corn tortillas. You can pick which tortillas you prefer. Diners can choose between shredded beef (barbacoa), chicken, cow head and grilled steak tacos, for a few examples. If you want to relish some of the most exotic and delectable tacos in Phoenix, Asadero Toro might be the perfect spot for you.
Asadero Toro is located at 1715 West McDowell Road, Phoenix, AZ
Barrio Cafe is a casual Phoenix Mexican dining restaurant that has been in existence since 2002. The restaurant specializes in food from southern Mexico. If you love mouthwatering tacos, then you can dine on options such as grilled tenderloin steak, beer battered shrimp and beer battered fish varieties. Enchiladas, tortas, filet mignon and fish meals are also available on the Barrio Cafe menu.
Barrio Cafe is located at 2814 North 16th Street, Phoenix, AZ
Blanco Tacos & Tequila
Featuring award-winning barbecue pork tacos and street-style carne asada tacos, Blanco is made to feel like an authentic south of the border escape. In addition to tacos and other dishes, Blanco offers dozens of unique tequilas at their full bar.
Blanco Tacos & Tequila is has three Valley locations: 2502 E Camelback Rd #122, Phoenix, and 6166 N Scottsdale Rd #601, Scottsdale, in addition to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport.
El Tlacoyo is located in Tempe, which is about 15 minutes away from the heart of Phoenix. If you’re a big fan of spicy fare, then you’ll adore this homey and traditional Mexican restaurant’s offerings. Adventurous eaters also will appreciate a meal or two at El Tlacoyo. Diners can order head meat tacos, cow meat tacos, lamb tacos, goat tacos and intestine tacos, for a few exciting specifics. Old-fashioned chicken tacos are also available on the extensive menu.
El Tlacoyo is located at 2535 East University, Tempe.
Otro Cafe is a vibrant Mexican restaurant located in Phoenix. Otro Cafe focuses on meals that are prepared using local and fresh components. The dining establishment has a cozy, inviting and warm vibe. Many Mexican food fans flock to Otro Cafe for the fish tacos and veggie tacos. Tacos aren’t the only food on the menu, however. The laid-back restaurant also serves many tasty burritos, tortas and salads. Chicken paella is also available on the menu.
Otro Ca fe is located at 6035 North 7th Street, Phoenix.
Known for their award-winning carne asada, Ta’Carbon has become a true Valley favorite with a charcoal grill as a unique difference. Be sure to try their condiment bar, with cilantro, onions, limes, marinated carrots, and fresh salsas.
Ta’Carbon has two Valley locations: 2929 N 43rd Ave, Phoenix, and 5834 W Camelback Rd, Glendale.
Tacos Chiwas is a family owned restaurant offering homemade tortillas and fresh Mexican food from recipes that have been passed down through generations. They serve a variety of tacos and offer a unique condiment bar with pickled jalapeños , fresh cucumbers, limes, salsa, and more.
Tacos Chiwas is located at 1923 E Mcdowell Rd, Phoenix.