In a dining mecca like the Dallas or Fort Worth area, great Mexican restaurants abound all throughout the city.  From the upscale and modern to traditional hole-in-the-wall eateries, Mexican restaurants in Dallas are just as varied and eclectic as its diverse population.  Here are some of our picks for the best Mexican restaurants in Dallas.

Blue Goose Cantina
4.7  5 Rating (2)
2905 Greenville Ave, Dallas TX
Every day is a fiesta at the Blue Goose Cantina where good times, fresh Tex Mex, and great drinks are served up daily. When it come to food, Blue Goose offers an assortment of delicious lunch and dinner options including Mesquite-grilled fajitas, brisket tacos, and chile rellenos.
Cafe Brazil
Restaurant $$
2815 Elm St, Dallas TX, 75226
While the culinary focus might not be overly Mexican at Cafe Brazil, this restaurant is too good not to include. This quaint neighborhood restaurant and coffee shop has been around for over 20 years and offers a variety of premium roasted coffee drinks and signature breakfast meals like Chipotle steak and eggs; smoked turkey, chorizo or pulled chicken tacos; and delicious vegetarian tacos.
Taco Cabana
4.5  5 Rating (1)
18130 Coit Rd, Dallas TX, 75252
The place to go for Mexican food and drink served quick, cheap, and delicious in Dallas; Taco Cabana offers a variety of traditional Mexican fare like burritos, bowls, enchiladas, quesadillas, and of course, tacos. Chow down on Mexican specialties like brisket or fajita tacos, bean and cheese or beef nachos, beef enchiladas, and much more.
Chiloso Mexican Bistro
5.0  5 Rating (1)
1152 N Buckner Blvd, Dallas TX, 75218
Fresh, hot, and casual Mexican cuisine is the name of the game at Chiloso. Enjoy customizable Mexican specialties like a variety of burritos, salads, nachos, bowls, and tacos with filling selections including roasted pork, classic taco meat, and grilled veggies.
Meso Maya Comida Y Copas
1611 McKinney Ave, Dallas TX, 75202
MESO MAYA’S kitchen is led by Nico Sanchez, the executive chef. Chef Nico’s love for the culinary arts started at age nine, when he worked for a bakery,...
Desperados Mexican Restaurant
4818 Greenville Ave, Dallas TX, 75206
Desperados Mexican Restaurant is very famous and cool place in dallas. The queso with beef and pico is also very good. They have a great lunch menu and...
4617 Maple Ave, Dallas TX, 75219
Ojeda's Restaurant is very famous and cool place. A lot of emphasis is given to fast seating and service, spicy salsa and decent in Ojedas. They have...
Wild Salsa
1800 Main St, Dallas TX, 75201
Wild Salsa is very famous and clean place in dallas. The tacos are good picks and the chicken quesadilla is great. Chips are nicely salted and fresh. Salsa...
El Ranchito Restaurant
Restaurant $$
610 W Jefferson Blvd, Dallas TX, 75208
Since 1983, El Ranchito has been known for it's authentic Northern Mexican cuisine, comida nortena, freshly made tortillas and festive atmosphere where...
Campuzano Mexican Food - Dallas
2618 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas TX, 75219
Excellent food with the best ingredients made fresh every day, great portions and phenomenal customer service. The employees at Campuzano are the real...
Beto & Son at Trinity Groves
3.6  4 Rating (1)
3011 Gulden Ln#108, Dallas TX, 75212
Beto & Son is perfect place for everyone. Tortillas are made fresh to order and whole cuts of meat are butchered and prepared by the chefs. Ingredients...
La Calle Doce Restaurants
Restaurant $$
415 W 12th St, Dallas TX, 75208
La Calle Doce Restaurant first opened in a small renovated house in Oak Cliff in September of 1981. Since then, we have been serving the DFW area delicious...
E Bar Tex Mex
1901 N Haskell Ave #120, Dallas TX, 75204
E Bar Tex Mex is a new trendy Uptown Dallas Restaurant serving amazing traditional Tex Mex as well as Beer, Wine, and cocktail drinks. The food quality...
Pepe's & Mito's Mexican Cafe
Bar & Restaurant $
2911 Elm St, Dallas TX, 75226
A casual, colorful dining room and shaded patio draw lunch and dinner crowds to this popular restaurant. The extensive Tex-Mex menu offers steak in a smoky...
Iron Cactus Mexican Restaurant and Margarita Bar
Bar & Restaurant $
1520 Main St, Dallas TX, 75201
Established in 1996 on historic Sixth Street the Iron Cactus Mexican Restaurant, Grill and Margarita Bar has been serving contemporary Mexican food for...