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The 10 Best Mexican Restaurants in Lakewood

Updated: March 13, 2021

Looking for the top Mexican food in Lakewood? To get you the ultimate list of the finest Mexican restaurants, we assessed the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours, making your decision easier than ever.

Find the perfect Mexican restaurant

Birrieria Tijuana Lakewood

Mexican
Lakewood, Oakwood
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Taqueria El Sabor

Mexican
Tacoma
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Moctezuma’s Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar

Mexican
Tacoma, South Tacoma
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

The Matador

Mexican
Tacoma, New Tacoma
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Cuerno Bravo Prime Steakhouse

Mexican
Tacoma, New Tacoma
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

Cocina Mexicana Restaurante

Mexican
Tacoma, South Tacoma
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 4.5

Taqueria La Michoacana

Mexican
Tacoma, South End
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

El Zocalo Tortas and Bakery

Mexican
Tacoma, South End
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Tonala Mexican Restaurant

Mexican
Tacoma, South Tacoma
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Tacos Guaymas

Mexican
Tacoma
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

How was this list created?

Finding the right Mexican restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 10779 spots across Lakewood, analyzed 1095134 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 1286 lists and articles from the likes of Trip 101, Three Best Rated and Eater – applying our Feastfox magic to sift through results. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Trip 101 - 10 Mexican Restaurants In Tacoma, Washington, Three Best Rated - Best Mexican Restaurants in Tacoma and Eater - 24 Essential Tacoma Restaurants. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • The ideal pairing for chicken taco

    When ordering chicken taco, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Sauvignon Blanc, a popular white wine.

Factoids

  • What Mexico drinks

    Often considered one of the most go-to drinks in Mexico, cerveza preparada is a top choice across the country, often made with beer, lime juice, hot sauce, chili spices.

Parking info

We’ve all experienced the struggle of finding good parking near restaurants in Lakewood. 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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