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4.5
Awesome(376)
Price: Expensive
• Mexican • King West
Booked 52 times today
Silent H is widely acclaimed for its authentic Mexican cuisine, offering a unique and memorable dining experience to its patrons. The restaurant has managed to capture the essence of Mexican street food, transforming it into a refreshing and sophisticated culinary journey. With rave reviews about its mouth-watering dishes such as the Rib Eye tacos and Maquesita salad, Silent H displays a true passion for Mexican cuisine. A recent patron even stated, "As a Mexican, it's been very challenging to find real, authentic Mexican food and I'm happy to say I finally found a piece of Mexico in Toronto." The establishment's renowned for its exquisite ambiance, excellent service, and intriguing drink menu. It has successfully earned a place among the top restaurants in the city, thanks to its extraordinary twist on traditional Mexican cuisine.
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4.6
Exceptional(395)
Price: Expensive
• Mexican • Little Italy / College St.
Booked 15 times today
La Bartola steals the limelight as a Mexican culinary gem, particularly celebrated for its exceptional vegan offerings. The restaurant has been highly lauded for its delicious, creatively crafted, and authentically Mexican dishes that are beautifully presented, with the Hibiscus tacos and white mole receiving special mentions. Reviewers often praise the restaurant's excellent service, knowledgeable staff, and intriguing decor. Customers commend their attention to detail and the restaurant's ability to create unique, flavorful dishes that leave a lasting impact. The cocktails, specially the dessert ones, are also highly recommended. La Bartola, with its consistent and praiseworthy vegan options, often persuades its visitors to return for more of its fantastic fare.
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4.5
Awesome(5402)
Price: Expensive
• Mexican • Distillery District
Booked 101 times today
El Catrin, located in Toronto, Canada, has been widely acclaimed for its authentic Mexican cuisine. Reviewers praised its tapas-style Mexican food as delicious and considered it the "best Mexican food" they've ever had. The restaurant boasts of great ambiance and an inviting patio. Commendable service is also a highlight, with special mentions of helpful and knowledgeable staff like Jose and Ricardo. The fresh guacamole, exceptional tacos, and bespoke margaritas were among the crowd favorites. Despite the menu seeming a bit complicated to navigate initially, the dishes served were full of flavors. Guests loved the lively and energetic vibe, making El Catrin an exceptional dining experience.
A photo of Molkagtez Mexican Cuisine restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(187)
Price: Moderate
• Mexican • Parkdale
Booked 11 times today
Molkagtez Mexican Cuisine is lauded as a prime destination for authentic Mexican food. Nestled in the heart of Parkdale, this family-owned restaurant impresses diners with its delectable offerings and warm service. The food receives consistent praise from patrons, particularly the hot sauce, which is hailed as the 'best Mexican hot sauce' and the Mexican Molcajetes, a dish served in a sizzling volcanic rock. The restaurant's quaint back patio and live entertainment amplify the dining experience. Moreover, the staff's attentiveness and willingness to accommodate mobility challenges positively contribute to this restaurant's overall charm. As one reviewer stated, "If you want real Mexican food this is the place to be." With reasonable prices and a menu that goes beyond usual 'Mexican-style' dishes, Molkagtez has become a much-loved spot for Mexican cuisine enthusiasts.
A photo of Qué Rico Tapas Bar restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(117)
Price: Moderate
• Mexican • Little Italy / College St.
Booked 12 times today
Que Rico Tapas Bar offers an experience of authentic Latin American cuisine from all over Latin America and Spain. We offer a comfortable and newly redesign beautiful interior and bright spacious patio!Que Rico Tapas Bar is located at 720 College St, Toronto, in the heart of Little Italy.Inspired by the taste of Cuba, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Spain, Peru, El Salvador, Mexico & Colombia.
A photo of El Pocho Antojitos Bar restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(598)
Price: Moderate
• Mexican • The Annex
Booked 29 times today
El Pocho Antojitos Bar is highly praised for its authentic and flavorful Mexican cuisine. The standout in the neighborhood, known for its original cocktails and varied, thoughtfully prepared dishes. Reviewers laud the restaurant for its superb service, unique and fun vibe, and well-curated menu that provides a fresh take on Mexican food. The homemade tortilla chips, ceviche, and tacos come highly recommended. The restaurant is also recognized for being a great spot for gluten-free options. From the warm, attentive servers to the tasteful presentation of food, El Pocho Antojitos Bar is seen by many as one of the best Mexican restaurants in the city.
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4.5
Awesome(47)
Price: Expensive
• Mexican • The Annex
Booked 10 times today
Mezcalero is a highly praised destination for those seeking an authentic and memorable Tapas/Small Plates dining experience. Echoed across many reviews, customers consistently express appreciation for the exceptional customer service and delightful Spanish-Mexican fusion tapas that Mezcalero provides. Not only is the food amazing, but the restaurant also boasts a vibrant and relaxed atmosphere, beautifully decorated spaces, and a lovely patio. The mix of dishes like Carne empanadas, fish empanadas, and Mexican street corn, alongside their mind-blowing cocktails, are met with rave reviews. With its unique spin on Mexican cuisine, Mezcalero is certainly a restaurant to visit for an indulgent tapas experience.
A photo of MEXHICO restaurant
4.4
Awesome(29)
Price: Moderate
• Mexican • Harbourfront
Booked 27 times today
Welcome to Mexhico Foods: Where Mexico Meets the Heart of Flavor!Nestled in the vibrant heart of the city, Mexhico Foods beckons you with the irresistible aroma of authentic Mexican cuisine and the promise of a culinary journey like no other. Our menu is a celebration of the rich tapestry of Mexican culinary heritage, crafted with love and reverence for the time-honored recipes that have been passed down through generations. Each dish at Mexhico Foods is a symphony of bold spices, fresh ingredients, and vibrant colors that dance upon the palate. Our chefs are masters of their craft, infusing every bite with the warmth and hospitality that define Mexican cuisine.But what truly sets Mexhico Foods apart is our commitment to authenticity. We source the finest ingredients from trusted suppliers, ensuring that every dish stays true to its roots and delivers an authentic taste of Mexico with every bite. Buen provecho!
A photo of Casa Mezcal on King restaurant
3.9
Excellent(27)
Price: Expensive
• Mexican • Entertainment District
Booked 11 times today
Discover the zest of Mexico at Casa Mezcal on King! Nestled in the heart of Toronto's Entertainment District, this vibrant resto-bar serves a delightful mix of traditional and fusion Mexican cuisine that'll have your taste buds dancing the salsa. From pulsing Latin dance nights to a cocktail menu that's a permanent resident of a Tulum summer, it's a fiesta every day. Close to landmarks like the CN Tower and Rogers Centre, it's the perfect pit-stop for a margarita and some tacos after a day of sightseeing. ¡Vamos, amigos!
A photo of La Carnita - Leslieville restaurant
3.9
Excellent(362)
Price: Moderate
• Mexican • Leslieville / Riverdale
Booked 6 times today
La Carnita - Leslieville consistently draws raves for its exquisite Mexican cuisine steeped in innovation and authenticity. Situated in Toronto, this distinctive dining venue is celebrated for fostering a lively atmosphere that perfectly complements its culinary offerings. It's particularly praised for its diverse and flavourful taco selection and signature dishes like the Mexican street corn and chorizo quesadillas. Patrons commend the attentive service, mentioning the team's ability to accommodate large gatherings efficiently. The ambiance, characterized by great music and an energetic vibe, enhances the overall dining experience. La Carnita fosters a dynamic cultural symmetry, making it one of the best Mexican restaurants in Toronto.
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