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The 10 Best Mexican Restaurants in Ballard

Updated: November 30, 2020

Want to find the top Mexican spots in Ballard? To get you the definitive list of the best Mexican restaurants, we examined the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Explore everything you need to know about the finest Mexican restaurants in Ballard below.

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La Carta de Oaxaca

Mexican
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Asadero Ballard

Mexican · $27 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Senor Moose Cafe

Mexican · $17 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Gracia

Mexican · $13 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

El Taco Loco

Mexican · $7 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

The Matador

Mexican · $20 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

El Borracho Ballard

Mexican · $13 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Hotel Albatross

Mexican · $5 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Taco Time

Mexican · $5 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.0

Taco Del Mar

Mexican
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate these results?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Mexican restaurants in Ballard. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 4854 restaurants in Seattle, 1095134 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1116 lists and articles from experts at Seattle Magazine, Seattle Magazine and USA Today and more. All with some Feastfox magic. These top contenders have appeared in Seattle Magazine - The Best Mexican Restaurants in Seattle, Seattle Magazine - The Best Mexican Restaurants in Seattle and USA Today - 10Best - Seattle's Best Mexican Eateries. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With Feastfox, money never makes the list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect match for halibut tostadas

    Experts recommend pairing a halibut tostadas with a glass of Chardonnay, a popular white wine.

Factoids

  • The go-to pairing

    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 tips

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