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The 9 Best Mexican Restaurants in Richmond

Updated: February 26, 2021

Did someone say Mexican food? We created the definitive list of the best Mexican restaurants by evaluating the top restaurant and review sites, expert rankings, food blogs and review articles. You can find everything you need to know about the best Mexican restaurants below.

Find the perfect Mexican restaurant

Masa

Mexican
Richmond, Point Richmond
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Tacos Las Palmas

Mexican
Richmond, Coronado
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 5.0

Tacos El Tucan

Mexican
Richmond, North and East
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

La Selva Taqueria

Mexican
Richmond, Belding/Woods
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Los Mexicanos Deli

Mexican · $14 avg. main dish
Richmond, Belding/Woods
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Portumex

Mexican · $18 avg. main dish
Richmond, Belding/Woods
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

El Sol Mexican Restaurant

Mexican
Richmond, Point Richmond
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

Ceci’s Mexican food

Mexican
Richmond, Iron Triangle
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0

Quetzal Taqueria and Restaurant

Latin
Richmond, Cortez/Stege
Google: 3.7
Yelp: 3.0

How did these spots get chosen?

Finding the right Mexican restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 31320 restaurants in Richmond, 1095134 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1539 lists and articles from experts at Eater and more. All with some Feastfox magic. For example, we considered Eater - 22 Destination-Worthy Tacos in the East Bay, Eater - The 38 Essential East Bay Restaurants and Eater - The Hottest Restaurants in the East Bay Right Now as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Feastfox gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect match for your mole

    Experts often pair mole with a glass of Negra Modelo, a popular beer.

Fun facts

  • What Mexico drinks

    Often regarded as one of the most traditional drinks in Mexico, cerveza preparada is a favorite choice across the country, often prepared with beer, lime juice, hot sauce, chili spices.

Parking in the area

Few things are as aggravating as circling around the block, looking for parking when you’re hungry. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Mexican spot.

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