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Diners' Choice: Mexican restaurants in San Francisco Bay Area

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Updated July 05, 2024

Looking for restaurants with the best overall Mexican cuisine in San Francisco Bay Area? You’re in the right place. Each month OpenTable analyses more than 400,000 new diner reviews. We sort the results by category to help you discover new favourites. It's a great partnership: you reserve, eat, and review. We listen...and deliver the results for all to benefit. Enjoy!


A photo of Tacolicious - Mission District restaurant
4.7
4.7 (78)
$30 and under
Mexican
Mission
About the restaurant
Tacolicious is a casual, modern Mexican restaurant with locations in San Francisco, Palo Alto and Manhattan Beach (LA). We source our ingredients responsibly, take our tacos as seriously as our cocktails, and offer a fun sit-down, full-service experience. We have outdoor dining and private rooms and do off-site catering. Go to tacolicious.com for more information.

Questions? Email us at mission_management@tacolicious.com. Large parties interested in the private room at our Mission location, please email us at events@tacolicious.com. We reply to emails quickly!

Top review
OpenTable Diner
Dined on Jul 7, 2024
Very tasty food and drink, in a vibey experience… at a price
A photo of Mi Casa Grill restaurant
4.6
4.6 (37)
$30 and under
Mexican
Richmond
About the restaurant
Traditional Mexican & Latin American cuisine with a modern flare


Top review
OpenTable Diner
Dined on Jun 15, 2024
Had a large party for my birthday and the server was amazing!
A photo of Distrito Federal restaurant
4.7
4.7 (85)
$31 to $50
Mexican
Campbell
About the restaurant
DISTRITO FEDERAL IS A UNIQUELY CRAFTED DINING EXPERIENCE THAT DELIVERS THE ESSENCE OF MEXICO CITY TO YOUR TABLE. OUR PASSIONATE CHEFS USE THE HIGHEST QUALITY INGREDIENTS TO ENSURE EACH DISH IS A TRUE REFLECTION OF TRADITIONAL MEXICAN STREET EATS, PRESENTED IN A FINE-DINING STYLE.
OUR COCKTAIL MENU IS EQUALLY IMPRESSIVE AND CRAFTED TO PERFECTION; FEATURING FRESH PRODUCE AND PRESSED JUICES MADE IN-HOUSE WITH THE FINEST OF SPIRITS AND LIQUEURS. THIS ALLOWS US TO CREATE DELICIOUS PAIRINGS WITH OUR PREMIUM DISHES.
WE'RE PASSIONATE ABOUT PUSHING BOUNDARIES AND CREATING AN EXPERIENCE THAT’S TRULY SPECIAL AND UNFORGETTABLE FOR ALL OUR GUESTS. WE STRIVE TO MAKE EVERY GUEST FEEL AT HOME IN OUR SWANKY ENVIRONMENT, PROVIDING EXEMPLARY SERVICE AND TOP-NOTCH FOOD EVERY TIME.
JOIN US AND BECOME A PART OF THE DISTRITO FEDERAL FAMILY. COME FOR THE DELICIOUS EATS AND CHIC AMBIANCE, AND STAY FOR THE UNPARALLELED EXPERIENCE.

Top review
bchechelvip
Dined 5 days ago
The food and the drinks were tasty and creative. The dessert was blah. The service was pretty good overall but somewhat slow. Will probably return.
A photo of San Agus Cocina Urbana & Cocktails restaurant
4.5
4.5 (94)
$30 and under
Mexican
Palo Alto
About the restaurant
Discover San Agus Cocina Urbana & Cocktails, a neighborhood hangout in Palo Alto where friends and strangers come together to enjoy crafted urban street bites, beers, and cocktails. Whether you’re looking for a casual spot to unwind or a vibrant place to connect, our welcoming atmosphere and creative menu make every visit memorable. Don’t forget to ask about our artisanal selection of agave spirits.
Top review
MikeR
Dined 1 day ago
Great location for meeting a group. Staff is friendly, knowledgable and reliable.
A photo of La Viga Seafood restaurant
4.5
4.5 (322)
$30 and under
Mexican
Redwood City
About the restaurant
Settle in or take it home and savor the vibrant flavors of La Viga Seafood & Cocina Mexicana. Our menu boasts a well-developed selection of tacos, ceviches, tapas, entrees, Mexican beers, and agave spirited cocktails, all showcasing the delicious essence of our Progressive Mexican Seafood Cuisine. Enjoy the culinary artistry that we bring to every dish. Disfruta!
Top review
StevenB
Dined 3 days ago
The food at La Viga is excellent, but they really ought to consider changing up their menu. They've been serving the exact same choices for a few years now. Also, they might benefit from hanging some rugs or other sound-absorbing materials on the walls, because the place gets too cramped and noisy to hold a moderate-level concentration, so tables tend to shout over one another.
A photo of Matador - San Francisco restaurant
4.5
4.5 (180)
$31 to $50
Mexican
Downtown / Union Square
About the restaurant
Matador – San Francisco is a restaurant serving authentic Mexican cuisine. It offers delivery and takeout, and also provides catering services. The restaurant is recommended for lunch and dinner, and has garage and street parking. It is a good place for groups, and the attire and ambiance inside is casual. Matador – San Francisco offers full alcohol bar and the noise level during peak hours is average. The restaurant offers free WI-FI access and has outdoor seating as well.

The menu at Matador – San Francisco includes classic Mexican dishes such as carnitas tacos, guacamole, mezcal with pineapple syrup and lemon, house salad with shrimp, salsa, and pozole. The waiting staff is friendly, courteous, and fast in taking orders and serving food.

Top review
Anonymous
Dined 5 days ago
Excellent Mexican food, quick and friendly service!
A photo of Hercules Draft House & Cantina restaurant
4.8
4.8 (43)
$30 and under
Mexican
Los Gatos
About the restaurant
STEP INTO THE WORLD OF GOOD TIMES AND GREAT EATS AT HERCULES DRAFT HOUSE & CANTINA, LOCATED IN THE HEART OF LOS GATOS, CALIFORNIA. OUR LIVELY BAR AND RESTAURANT IS THE PERFECT DESTINATION FOR FRIENDS AND SPORTS ENTHUSIASTS ALIKE, OFFERING A FUN ATMOSPHERE, DELICIOUS FOOD, AND THE BEST PLACE TO CATCH ALL THE BIGGEST GAMES ON TV. WHETHER YOU'RE LOOKING FOR A NIGHT OUT WITH FRIENDS, A PLACE TO ENJOY A GREAT MEAL, OR A SPOT TO CHEER ON YOUR FAVORITE TEAM, HERCULES DRAFT HOUSE & CANTINA IS THE PLACE TO BE. SO COME ON IN, GRAB A COLD DRINK, SINK INTO A COMFORTABLE SEAT, AND GET READY FOR A TRULY UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE.
Top review
Disappointedvip
Dined on Jun 30, 2024
We had a party of 7 and everything went great. The food was delicious, all of us really liked what we ordered and we had great service.
A photo of Los Agaves Napa restaurant
4.6
4.6 (443)
$30 and under
Mexican
Napa
About the restaurant
Ricky is the owner of Los Agaves Napa. Look familiar? The past 20 years he has worked at some of the best restaurants in the Napa Valley including working as a cook at Tra Vigne, front of house at La Toque, and as a manager at Bistro Don Giovanni. He knows the importance of great service, quality, and consistency of food. With 20 years of restaurant experience and passion for his heritage he hopes to bring Napa a small taste of Mexico.
Top review
RyanMvip
Dined 4 days ago
Definitely will return. More money than average Mexican food but considering the location, ambiance, and most importantly the food quality it is worth it. Margaritas are a must here!
A photo of Flores - Corte Madera restaurant
4.6
4.6 (994)
$31 to $50
Mexican
Corte Madera
About the restaurant
From the Gulf to the Pacific, we bring the heart and soul of Mexico to your table through our favorite family recipes. Flores serves up traditional Mexican cuisine in a relaxed and vibrant setting that transports you to the beachside resorts of Mexico. Our bar features more than 50 rare and small-batch tequilas and mezcals, which we serve in handcrafted margaritas and creative cocktails.

Our patio is not covered therefore we will not be able to honor outdoor reservations in case of rain.

To make a reservation or place an order, please visit our website at floressf.com, or find us on Toast, Uber Eats and Doordash for delivery. 4% surcharge will be added to all guest checks for employee benefit, including health insurance, commuter benefit, sick days, and minimum wage ordinance.

Top review
AnnP
Dined on Jul 16, 2024
We had a delicious meal and attentive service. Flores does not disappoint!
A photo of Elena's restaurant
4.6
4.6 (205)
$30 and under
Mexican
Forest Hill / West Portal
About the restaurant
A family’s love for authentic Mexican food, combined with California-inspired elements and signature Mexican-American dishes.
Top review
OpenTable Diner
Dined 2 days ago
Lovely brunch - great unique food and excellent service. Ask for their fermented chili sauce!
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