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New York City's Best Mexican Restaurants

Explore New York's top Mexican restaurants, from innovative dishes to classic tacos, selected by culinary experts.

Updated on Dec 29, 2023 | World of Mouth team

In the ever-evolving culinary landscape of New York City, Mexican cuisine has experienced a remarkable transformation, evolving from simple Tex-Mex to a rich variety of regional specialties, making the city a hotspot for great Mexican dining. From the contemporary Mexican-inspired dishes at Cosme to the famous tacos at Taqueria Ramirez, each venue on this list brings something different to the table.

To ensure we're only guiding you towards the best Mexican cuisine in the city, all picks are based on recommendations from World of Mouth experts like Robert Dentice and Dan Barber. Whether you're a New Yorker or just visiting, our list of the best Mexican restaurants in New York promises an adventure for your taste buds.

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