There are 107 Mexican restaurants in Reno. Feeling overwhelmed? MostBest knows the Top 3.
Whether you’re looking to dig into authentic salsa and burritos or get a little wild with sangria and margaritas, these places will hit the spot.
MARI CHUY’S MEXICAN KITCHEN
Mari Chuy’s Mexican Kitchen makes a bold entrance onto the Reno restaurant scene with its modern spin on traditional cuisine. Enjoy authentic favorites on the outdoor patio, or soak up the bright cilantro and chili colored walls in the vibrant dining room. The menu offers healthful variations loaded up with fresh vegetables alongside carnivore favorites. Regulars adore the killer margaritas and tossing back the Pancho tequila shot.
We Love The: Cilantro Margarita, Jicama Tacos, Nachos Supremos, Carne Asada Burrito
MIGUEL’S MEXICAN FOOD
Opened in 1959, family-owned Miguel’s Mexican Food is one of Reno’s oldest institutions for Mexican cuisine. Central Mexico-inspired decor revels in the glow of star-shaped lanterns strung up against the dark ceiling of the dining room. Enjoy the 10 lunch specials under 10 bucks each to spice up your workweek. If that deal isn’t enough to undo the Monday blues, sample from the range of beer, wine, sangria, and monster margaritas.
We Love The: Enchiladas Montadas, Chile Relleno, Cadillac Margarita
BETO’S MEXICAN FOOD
Beto’s Mexican Food is a family-run restaurant serving up traditional fare made to order, with a variety of savory meat dishes and other handmade entrees. Many claim that this is the best Mexican food in town, and the prices are extremely reasonable for the quality and quantity of the food you receive. Enjoy the authentic, relaxing atmosphere and friendly service, and don’t leave without trying the addictive housemade salsa and one of the enormous wet burritos.
We Love The: Carne Asada, El Burrito Grande, Horchata
575 W 5th St