Among the different delicacies of the world, Mexican has always been among the most festive. Whenever we spend a meal devouring its famous cuisines, we are brought to the world of rich flavours. We don’t even have to go anywhere because we have all the options we need here in S’pore!

Papi’s Tacos

Best Mexican Food Singapore 01 Papi's Tacos

Craving for some good old tacos? You won’t go wrong with Papi’s Tacos and their extensive taco menu. What’s great about this place is the fact that you can have a nice chat with the chef while they’re creating the best treat for you. 

Of course, you can find more Mexican dishes here, other than taco, like their famous burrito and quesadillas. Planning to visit the place but wondering what you should get first? Try their fish tacos, it’s to die for! Papi’s Tacos also offers delivery and catering services so you can have your Mexican food fix wherever you go.

Guzman Y Gomez Singapore 138617

02 Guzman Y Gomez Singapore 138617

Walk in, and you will already be welcomed by the breeze and aroma of Mexico’s finest dishes, brought by its classic burrito, the captivating tacos, and the homely nachos, Guzman Y Gomez remains one of the typical Mexican restaurants, which never backs down from ultra excess of surprises. 

Along with their bunch of fillings, starting with their grilled chicken, preferable with some tangy jalapeños; pulled pork, marinated with either the spicy Chipotle or the mild Guerrero; and the ever-renowned grilled steak, which comes, as a tip, with their smoky Chipotle salsa. The pan-seared barramundi and slow cooked beef are never out of the delicious equation, as well. Some of their finest burritos include the Fajita, with sautéed capsicum, mushrooms, and a drizzle of vinaigrette; and the Enchilada, a burrito topped with salsa, crema, guacamole, and jack cheese. Also, soft and hard shell tortillas for their signature tacos.

Address: 1 Vista Exchange Green #01-32, The Star Vista, Singapore 138617

Phone: +65 6694 2044

Opening Hours: 10:30am – 9:30pm (Daily)

Margarita’s

Best Mexican Food Singapore 03 Margarita’s

Margarita’s is the first of its brand to be situated in Singapore, a pioneer in contributing to Mexican cuisine’s unceasing growth in terms of popularity worldwide. As authentic as a Mexican restaurant in its own domain, undergoing fresh and prime ingredients into a wild exhibition of inspiring culinary preparation, which makes even more mesmerising Mexican dishes, worthy of recognition as one Singapore’s best Mexican food. 

Up here, you will experience a great Mexican dining experience, with their specials the signature Enchiladas de Cangrejo, a stuffing of tender crab meat and tomato sauce topping; the Chimichanga, with your favourite filling of crisped chicken, beef, or chorizo; and the Carnitas de Puerco, slow oven-roasted pork carnitas, served with warm corn tortillas, and guacamole. And, don’t without having a glass or so of its selection of cocktails and beers, inclusive of the Chile Beer, Grand Margarita, and a barrage of premium wines.

Address: Block 11 Dempsey Hill Road, #01-19 Singapore 249673

Phone: +65 6471 3228

Opening Hours: 11:30am – 10:30pm (Daily)

Muchachos

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Considered to be serving the best in serving burritos in Singapore, which are packed with flavours and tastes coming off as if directly from Mexico. The sides Tortilla Chips, Elotes, and Buffalo Wings are among the great complementing elements of the mains, bringing extra excitement on them. 

As such their scrumptious set of mains includes the Breakfast and California Burrito, with fries, carne asada, gravy, cheese, pico de gallo, and sour cream; as well as the double Cheeseburger and Buttermilk Fried Chicken. And their wide range of variety of fillings for burritos, tacos, and quesadilla which includes the Pollo Asado, Carnitas, Lengua, Pescado, and Vegetariano, plus a guacamole add on, completing the Mexican exquisiteness that fits your palate, and pulling you closer to the grandeur of flavours from one of the world’s highly regarded cooking style.

Address: 182 Cecil Street, Frasers Tower, Singapore 069547 Phone: +65 6513 0215

Opening Hours: 11:00am – 10:00pm (Monday to Saturday)

Vatos Urban Tacos

Best Mexican Food Singapore 05 Vatos Urban Tacos

Combining Mexican and Korean cuisine into a seemingly easy and effortless way is one of the many features that ranks Vatos Urban Tacos as one of the best Mexican food in Singapore. Owned by Americans, who grew up eating the traditional and ever-loved Mexican food, making them more than qualified in serving it, with first-hand experience of what the world’s favourite cuisine has to offer. 

And by fusing two of the most distinctive cooking style globally needs more than creativity and mastery, but also with considerable passion and dedication. Among their splendid choices of these combined treats are the Kim Chi Carnitas Fries, a melange of sautéed kimchi, braised pork carnitas, and scrumptiously seasoned French fries; the Honey Tequila Chicken Wings, with crisped masa-buttered jalapeños and blue cheese dipping sauce; and the Suka Suka Jerk Chicken Wings, made with Southeast Asia grown Jamaican herbs and spices.

Address: 36 Beach Rd, #01-03 South Beach Quarter, Singapore 189766

Phone: +65 6385 6010

Opening Hours:

5:00pm–10:00pm (Tuesday to Thursday),

5:00pm–10:30pm (Friday),

12:00nn–10:30pm (Saturday),

12:00nn–10:00pm (Sunday),

CLOSED (Monday)

Super Loco

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As crazy as its name may implies, Super Loco is a Mexican dining experience that will drive you to the edge of your sanity, with their friendly service and staff, festive held parties, and a variety of Mexican food that awes customers, as well as a fancy set of beverages. 

Above all the selection of menus going around it, the brunch menu is what stands out, offering great breakfast options of eggs and other morning treats, as well as classic choices for burritos, burgers, quesadillas, and tacos. Among their starred dishes are the Super Cheesy Corn Fritters, with sweet corn, jalapeño, and coriander; the Brunch Burrito Bowl, and the wildness of scrambled free range eggs, multigrain rice, and streaky bacon; and the Classic Huevos Rancheros, served with cheese quesadilla, salsa roja, pico de gallo, and guacamole. Together with the free flow of Loco Beer, Rose, and Prosecco.

Address: 60 Robertson Quay, #01-13 The Quayside, Singapore 238252

Phone: +65 6235 8900

Opening Hours:

11:30am–10:30pm (Monday to Friday),

9:00am – 10:30pm (Saturday and Sunday)

Lucha Loco

Best Mexican Food Singapore 07 Lucha Loco

The Lucha Loco; good if you are looking to vibe with a bunch of people, and bad if you are rushing your way into one of its highly regarded tables, since it is, for a lot of its locals, an ideal place to satiate their hunger with a flare, also a rejuvenating hub after a long day’s work and stress, and, most of all, where the variety of shareable Mexican fineness are to be enjoyed. Boasting a loco list of dishes that represents much of Mexico’s cultural and culinary magnificence, which often overwhelms visiting diners and even regular locals, and if so, then you can always resort into their chef’s selection of authentic Mexican flavours, inclusive of El Loco, with tostada, taco, and quesadilla; and the Head Honcho, with ceviche.

Address: 15 Duxton Hill, Singapore 089598

Phone: +65 6226 3938

Opening Hours:

11:30am–10:30pm (Tuesday to Friday),

5:00pm – 10:30pm (Saturday),

CLOSED (Monday and Sunday)

Piedra Negra

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Situated in a gracious space suitable for every event, along with its neighbouring floors of entertaining venues and event spaces Blujaz and Muzium Cafe. Nonetheless, it offers wide range of quality Mexican food varieties, right where their special Guacamole, which is freshly made right before your eyes at your table with tomatoes, coriander, onion, lime, and serranochilli, alongside tortilla chips; and a couple of sweet treats like the Mango Madness Ceviche, a mix of red snapper cooked in lime juice and fresh mango chunks, cucumbers, onion, and coriander, served with Tostadas; and the Blueberry Cheese Blintz, with cheese and blueberry syrup toppings. And the Enchiladas, topped with pico de gallo, sour cream, and queso glazed with salsa verde sauce, as well as the marinated grilled chicken chop Pollito Adobado, and the sautéed tender meat cubes Alambre are also good choices.

Address: 241 Beach Rd, Singapore 189753

Phone: +65 9199 0610

Opening Hours: 12:00nn–12:00am (Tuesday to Thursday, Sunday),

12:00nn–1:00am (Friday and Saturday),

CLOSED (Monday)

Cafe Iguana

Best Mexican Food Singapore 09 Cafe Iguana

A restaurant that overlooks the the Singapore River, and had been offering quality Mexican food for over 20 years, Cafe Iguana creates a relaxing ambient according to your mood, complemented by its own crafted selection of refreshing beers and margaritas, the delightful Mexican dishes exquisiteness, and the calming flow of the perennial river. Which are all served with simplicity, knowing that in order to provide authentic Mexican cuisine in Singapore utter nativeness must be honoured above all. 

Here, you can enjoy a free flow of tortilla chips served with guacamole, tomatillo, habanero, pico de gallo, and chipotle. While best-selling dishes includes the Red Snapper Enchiladas, topped with tomatillo sauce and melted cheese; the shredded beef filled burrito, with borracho beans, cheddar, and mozzarella cheese; and the tequila glazed and grilled Prawn Skewer, alongside poblano-scalloped potatoes and grilled vegetables. And endless arrays of tequila, Iguana and Tommy’s margaritas.

Address: 30 Merchant Road #01-03 Riverside Point, Singapore 058282

Phone: +65 6236 1275

Opening Hours: 5:00pm–10:30pm (Monday to Thursday),

12:00nn–10:30pm (Friday to Sunday)

Senor Taco

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Being the first Taqueria to operate in Singapore, coming with quality, authentic street Mexican cuisine, upon the entry of Senor Taco can you already hear the music, smell the aroma, and feel the rich culture of Mexico’s busiest alleys right here in Singapore, through the sound lab, which ensures you can’t ever get enough of Latin American tunes, and the graffiti and murals, which depicts vivid scenes from Mexico’s iconic heritage. 

Senor Taco features an original, unaltered menu of tacos, quesadillas, and botanas together with freshly concocted tequila, a great combination of margarita and corona beer, the Corona-Rita, and imported organic Mezcal from Oaxaca. And a couple of signature dishes starting with the Taco al Pastor, Carnitas, Baja Fish Taco, and Caramelo, completing a superb Mexican dining experience unparalleled by any other Mexican food-serving restaurants.

Address: 3A River Valley Road, #01-07 Clarke Quay, Block A, Singapore 179020

Phone: +65 6337 6376

Opening Hours: 6:00pm–2:00am (Sunday to Tuesday),

6:00pm–3:00am (Wednesday to Friday),

6:00pm–4:00am (Saturday)

From crispy, richly packed burritos to delightfully crafted tacos, Mexican cuisine has it all covered, and, luckily, Singapore is overflowing with wilful and dedicated restaurants which showcase such splendid culinary mastery and intricacies in twisted yet unpretentious ways. So, no need to fly over multiple oceans and endless seas just to have a bite or so of your favourite Mexican dishes, for restaurants in Singapore, sharing the enthusiasm as yours, are more than capable of providing them solely for your own satisfaction and happiness. Happy eating!