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Restaurants in Columbia
Mexican cuisine: the best places to taste it in Columbia
There are 101 restaurants
Tienda Mexican Peniel
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Boca Grande Burrito
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Delia's Mexican Grill
/100 (149 ratings)
Taqueria La Patrona
/100 (178 ratings)
"Food was amazing. Should have taken a picture but was so hungry. Thanks nice I took my first bite I was hooked. Pulled over before leaving..."
"I am always surprised at the quality, freshness, and flavors that come from a food truck. I stopped by on a recommendation from a foodie friend and..."
"If you have an appreciation for food truck cuisine, this place is incredible. Everything on the menu is delicious. We generally get the al pastor..."
"Delicious tacos de carne sin cebolla 😋 quick and polite service. Reasonable pricing. I’ll be..."
Alexandra Sasha Malcolmson
"last night was our first time we visited this magnificent restaurant. But It is absolutely not the last time. We enjoyed the evening a lot with the..."
"Great spot for a quick, delicious and authentic Mexican meal. It's a family-run truck and the food is the real deal (the owner is from Chiapas.) I..."
"Wow! Great customer service. Great tacos. Great location. Will be back for..."
"Do not walk. You better run and get you some tacos! I had Birria tacos. They didn’t come with consommé but I don’t even know if they needed it...."
Fusion Cocina Latina
/100 (69 ratings)
Peppercorn Scratch Kitchen
/100 (177 ratings)
Real Mexico Restaurant Y Tienda
/100 (540 ratings)
"One of the better if not the best Mexican food restaurants in Columbia. Free chips were fresh and warm and the salsa was good. I had the steak..."
"This place is amazing. Drive out of my way just to eat there amazing. We started out with the spinach and poblano pepper dip posted on the door and..."
"Real Mexican food. We travel over an hour to come here pretty often. This is the only "real" Mexican restaurant in this state that we have found so..."
"Probably the best Mexican food in all of South Carolina, and likely a few states beyond that. Let's just say East of the Mississippi. Barbacoa tacos..."
"Our server today was excellent and the food was the Real Deal!!! It was soooooo good! This IS the place to go for Mexican food!!!! ..."
Allison Abbott Chatfield
"We always love coming here for the tacos and salsa! Our 3 year old especially loves the food and atmosphere. The barbacoa consome is one of the best..."
"This place was awesome. Great staff, they were polite, attentative, and kept us full of food and drinks. The food was authentic and cooked..."
John M McLees
"Our favorite Mexican restaurant in Columbia, and on our list of top 5 favorite restaurants in the area. The food is hot, fast and delicious and the..."
"My husband & I used to frequent a place by the name of Tacos Al Carbon in Lake Worth, FL. Since moving to South Carolina last year we haven't found..."
"I eat here every time I come to Columbia! I will NOT ever miss an opportunity to eat here! Definitely worth the..."
"Great food!!! The TortAs are amazing and the tacos are great. This is the best spot for real Mexican..."
"Absolutely the most authentic Mexican restaurant around! I’m from Texas and I know good Mexican food and this is the good stuff! The staff are..."
Heather Garza Fagan
"First time we've been here, very good authentic Mexican food. It's small but worth the wait. Great wait staff. Great..."
Patricia K Pierce
"Everything from their drinks and food was awesome, the staff was friendly..."
"This was fantastic. When we are back in the area definitely will be back. The staff was..."
"Great food, great atmosphere, great service and a reasonable price. My personal favorite local Mexican..."
Michael Steven Coffey
"Good food at a good price. Four friends and I went here for lunch and we were all pleased. They bring out chips and salsa as an appetizer which..."
"Food is Very Good.Prepartion of the food is differ for other Mexican restaurants.Service is good. Recommended for those who wants to try..."
"Ordered takeout so I can't comment on the service. However, the food was very good. The fajita burrito was something different from other Mexican..."
"Hidden Gem! I loved every bite !! There were so many people we almost didn't get a Table. I'm glad we came. Mole enchiladas proved to me they were..."
"I live right next-door and this place is absolutely amazing. The quality of the food and the service is always second to none. This is probably the..."
"The Yelp 100 Challenge officially kicked off Tuesday, 9/1/15, at Real Mexico. Real comes up #1 in the Mexican Category on Yelp in Columbia, so it..."
"This has been my 2nd time here, I just ordered shrimp tostadas and they are absolutely amazing. Salsa has a slight kick but flavorful. Very authentic..."
"Busy Place. Fast service, good food. Just which sopapilla's were the puffy donut type and not the flour tortilla with cinnamon and sugar like they..."
"I've been here before.... I chose this place based on the Urban Spoon 93% like rate and when we got close I remembered having lunch here about six..."
Jack Edward Holdford
"Delicious fish and shrimp tacos, for real. giid service, nice locals only place, in and old 7-11. only once in several years did we have bad..."
"Very good and will endorse the "Real" within their name. Huevos ala Mexicana and Fish Tacos were very good and reasonably priced. Will come back when..."
"Love the tacos! The tortas are huge. If you want dessert, save some room for the churro..."
Liliana Figueroa Garcia
"Fantastic! Very friendly and welcoming. Everyone in our party was very pleased with each order. We eat at a lot of Mexican restaurants and this is..."
"Absolutely nothing not to like.... Real Mexico is my kind of place. The prices are good, the food is great and it has that hole-in-the-wall feel that..."
"Great food, great people. Their food is always top notch. They always use top quality products in their foods and do not put lard in their beans. The..."
"Wonderful, authentic mexican!! Great service, great prices, great food; you cannot go wrong with this..."
"Love this place! The are super friendly and the food is fantastic! Kid friendly and reasonably priced, Real Mexico is a must try. Chipotle chicken..."
"REALLY GOOD!. My friend took me there the other night and I was pleasantly surprised at how wonderful this food was. I felt like I was sitting in the..."
"Very good. I think the food is really good and an excellent value. I live in Texas and eat Mexican frequently and this food compares very favorably...."
"Amazing authentic Mexican food and the margaritas are spot on with house made mix. And the staff are so nice and hospitable. Will look no further for..."
"I don't think I will be going anywhere else soon! Great prices and excellent..."
"The food was really good u can tell it's..."
"This place is awesome! Chile relleno is the best I have ever had! $2.99 margaritas FTW. If you speak Spanish they really take good care of..."
"Really good. I normally don't like to stop at a new place without a review, but I was desperate to avoid Cracker Barrel so I gave them a shot. Glad I..."
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"I highly recommend and love this place. Exceptional service and the food is always fantastic!! I can't get enough of it and the Margaritas are always..."
Carrie Johnson Gabel
"Great food and good service. We have been coming here for years and are always pleased. It’s generic Mexican American food, but if that’s what..."
"Quick service, authentic food, especially the rice that's one thing I've noticed is hard to come here in Tennessee. It was as good as my abuelas and..."
Taco To Go
/100 (217 ratings)
"I love this place! Quality and the amount of food you get for your money is amazing. The owners are some beautiful people! Super friendly and kind...."
"Very friendly with excellent service. They have very good hot dogs and tacos. Cash..."
"I love their tacos so much that i can eat them everyday . # Taco To..."
"Always a wonderful experience! Food is always amazing n portion size is phenomenal for the price!!! Mark and kathy are the..."
"Their food is awesome!!! And the owner is so very nice! He even remembers our usual choices, complete with our unique preferences! He's got a hot..."
"Stopped in for something quick. Food was amazing, prices were even..."
Coa Agaveria Y Cocina
/100 (747 ratings)
El Salto Restaurant
/100 (913 ratings)
Cecilia's Mexican Restaurant
/100 (447 ratings)
"Very good service and good Mexican food. The restaurant and restroom were clean. The prices were also very reasonable. I had a chicken chimi and it..."
Charles D Bruce
"I found myself hungry and trying to avoid driving into a rough thunderstorm one evening. Remembering that I was close to Cecilia's I decided to..."
"Came on review from Urban Spoon. Very good overall. Clean. Generous portions . A little spare on the chips . Food..."
"Great Food!. I've been here a few times now, everything I have tried is mucho deliciouso! They give loads of food for your money, even lunch..."
"BEST MEXICAN FOOD IN COLUMBIA. Period. Low prices. Amazing food. Huge portions. Great staff with Excellent service. A++ all the way..."
"Very good quality. Second time here in few years , must admit I need to frequent it more often.Went for lunch got the chicken fajita with a..."
"Great place!!. Not much to the place but the food is definitely worth it. We went a few months ago and in the summer. The restaurant does get very..."
"Quite simply the very best Mexican you will find this side of the rio grande. The food and service are both top..."
"Beyond Fantastic!!. Born and raised in Southern California. (About 100 years ago..) I was raised on REAL Mexican food. We moved to S. Carolina,..."
Tom And Lois
"Great food, great service. Cecelia and her husband/chef are the sweetest people and the food never..."
"Ole'. This is not your standard tex/mex joint. This place is very authentic and the guy in the kitchen really knows what he is doing. This is a..."
"Found Cecelia's using Urban Spoon. It had a high rating and we weren't disappointed! I loved the salsa, especially but felt the chips were heavy with..."
"The General Rules. Don't be put off by the simple decor and strip mall location. The General, the chef of Cecilia's (and her husband), prepares some..."
"Really good...they make their own taco shells... What more needs to be..."
"The Best Mexican Food in Columbia! Everything is fresh and homemade. Real Chile Rellos & they are great. The best Mexican potatoes. Lots of veggie..."
"Little place hidden away in a strip mall. Fabulous food and a great value. This was our first time here and we plan on being regulars. Must try the..."
"Best We have ever had. Cecilia's has the best authentic Mexican Food in the area. Today was our second visit and it was totally awesome. We are..."
"Hidden Gem. I'm from Columbia originally so I remember the years of Little Mexico where the chef here came and went, and the quality of the food came..."
Erin Elizabeth Smith
"Order the shrimp cozumel. It's the best thing on their..."
/100 (429 ratings)
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"I went for my first time yesterday with my boyfriend and two of our best friends. I loved it! The food was wonderful, our server was extremely great...."
"We decided to try this spot during restaurant week. It also happened to be Taco Monday. We have found the best guacamole in town since our TX days...."
"Went on a Sunday and caught the bunch crowd but we got seated and served quickly. The food was great and the price was good too. Nice place all..."
Beryle Watt Brown
"Stopped in to eat while running and it was the best move I made all day. Incredible staff; waitress recommended the plantain pork nachos and they..."
"Absolute favorite place in Five Points! Atmosphere, food, service, and margaritas are on point!! Shout out to L.A. Friendliest behind the..."
"Finally tried Publico and loved it. Took advantage of their deal 5 tacos with 2 sides for $20. It was a great way for 2 people to sample several..."
"I just discovered here about 2 weeks ago at work and I'd be lying if I said I wasn't addicted. Huge selection of fresh food that's always good and..."
"Great place for food and drinks! Great gathering place also to meet people and make new friends. Our Waitress Carly was amazing kind and helpful...."
"After my son's USC campus tour we stopped here to eat for the first time. The service is excellent and the food is phenomenal! I definitely..."
"Everything I had was great. The service was awesome. The server told us the kitchen was closed and we were going to leave but they asked us to stay...."
Veronica Amber Parker
"Charlie and Darrien were wonderful. The food was outstanding and the service was top..."
"I came Saturday morning with a friend and her 22 month old and it was great! We sat out back on the patio so the toddler could sit in a high chair..."
/100 (318 ratings)
"Went here on a Tuesday evening a month ago. Place wasn't too packed. I was visiting from CA, and my sister was in the mood for tacos. Found this..."
"I have lived here for 3yrs now, and FINALLY came here. (We are moving in about a week) and I am so sad because the food here is AMAZING!! I was told,..."
"The chicken mole was amazing, authentic and flavorful. The portion was HUGE! Two thighs and a drum with rice, beans and tortillas. I am all about..."
"Amazing Mexican food!!!!!! Highly recommend this place, love the music, and service was..."
"This place has amazing tacos I had 3-4 times a week. All of the food is very authentic. The service is quick and accurate everything I could ask for..."
"Some of the best Asada tacos I've ever had. Horchata was great, my son's burrito was awesome... Even the rice was amazing! Great little spot if..."
"We had the tacos this time but next time I want to try one of their specials. Tacos were full of taste meat and came with a roasted jalapeno and..."
"Always a great time and tasty..."
Kelvin Patterson (Pat)
Coa Mexican Eatery
/100 (804 ratings)
"Love the design and layout of the restaurant. My food was savory, service was great. I felt very welcomed. Unique menu. Taste like South..."
"We dined at COA a few weeks ago and it was amazing!! Really enjoyed the creative flares on their craft cocktails. The guacamole was the best I’ve..."
"If you want to go to a fine dining Mexican restaurant, this is the place! When I go to Mexican restaurants the portion sizes are usually big but..."
"Awesome service. We ordered the tuna tostadas, tacos campechanos, tuétanos asados, and churros. Everything tasted amazing and came out super fast...."
"COA is the absolute best gourmet Mexican Restaurant in the area. The COA Margarita is the also best you will find that is traditional and not made..."
"Very cool spot. We stopped into the bar for drinks before a concert across town and were very impressed. Neither one of us are generally big drinkers..."
"Amazing cocktails. I love mezcal and definitely recommend and mezcal cocktail if that is your taste. Can't go wrong with a trio. I had shrimp street..."
"Everything was delicious and authentic, nice atmosphere, good service and drinks. A little bit stiff attitude or vibe but all and all very..."
/100 (226 ratings)
Taqueria Jalisco Mexican
/100 (947 ratings)
"Came for a quick dinner at the suggestion of a friend of mine. I am thoroughly impressed. I ordered the tongue tacos, a pork tamale, and a chile..."
"My favorite Mexican restaurant since 2011. Great food and staff. My favorites are Sopa de Pollo (chicken soup), Tostada Ceviche (lime-cooked tilapia)..."
Ana Isabel Gallego
"Bionicos, Green Burrito and more. Because of the high rating we decided to try Taqueria Jalisco. We are glad we did. I had a Steak Green Burrito. It..."
"Excellent. The green burrito is my..."
"Pretty Good Mexican for the area. If I am in the area this is where to get good quality Mexican, unless I want to drive to El Pablano in Chapin..."
"Best Mexican food in Columbia!!. I love the food at this restaurant, the taste is amazing, it is very authentic and the prices are reasonable. The..."
"Excellent. I wanted to try this restaurant because I heard they has Horchata. I was going to go with the Tamales that were on the specials board..."
"Tamale Special. I like Jalisco and have been here many times. The other day, they had tamales on their specials board. It was a great price! One..."
"thankfully, as I moved further into the tamales, the meat became moist. I guess just those first few bites at the end of the husk got a little..."
Gringos Late Night Tacos
/100 (2 ratings)
"I was pleasantly surprised with the menu variety. The food was pretty good, everything seemed fresh except the meat. The salsa is different and the..."
"Being originally from Texas, our taco standards are high, and Gringos Locos fits the bill! Kalli recommends the Guaco Tacos, while Matt loves the..."
Key Turners Orlando - Keller Williams Winter Park
"We ordered Double D chicken tacos, empanadas (chicken, guava and cheese) and free chips and salsa. On Tuesday they give free chips and salsa , they..."
"Oh my goodness, where do I start? I love this place after trying it for the first time last Thursday! The food is always delicious, the staff was..."
"The place was pretty busy, but they moved pretty quick and the food was made to order. My husband had the double D's tacos and they were amazing. I..."
"Gringos nachos add black beans and pork are mine and boyfriend's go to when we visit. If we're in the mood for tacos we get the pork double d's. Top..."
/100 (873 ratings)
"Food is good. Employees are nice. I've been twice. Menu descriptions sometimes do not match the actual food and come with surprise ingredients...."
"So much food for a very good price! My family and I loved the atmosphere! Agua de Horchata is definitely a must..."
"Just had the best chicken chimichanga of my life. Service was great, food came out fast. They have a spicy green salsa you can get upon request. I..."
"The BEST mexican place out there. I've been to multiple within the area, and yet this one has just been so memorable!! The salsa has a good kick to..."
"Healthy portions and a friendly atmosphere are what you will find at Hola Mexico. The menu is very expansive with a wide variety of Mexican..."
"The best Mexican I've had in columbia EVER! The drinks where good. The food was fresh and came out very fast. Waitress very nice and quick. Will..."
Taco Express Mexican Grill
/100 (12 ratings)
"Definitely a good place to stop. Quality food with great taste that won't break your wallet, friendly people, and a lovely atmosphere. And this..."
"Some of the best tacos I ever had! I was in the area for an errand so unfortunately this is a bit far out for me, but the tacos were good enough that..."
"Always a good choice, even when it's not taco Tuesday. The taco salad is delicious every time. Taco Tuesday rules, Cash only and must buy a drink,..."
"The food was good. Not as good as other authentic places I've been to. Service was blah ( I don't know how else to explain it). The margarita was..."
"Ok 1st off to Liz the cashier thank you for good and kind service. 2nd Good shrimp tacos but I think I'll ask for hard shells next time for soft..."
"Just looking for a random place to eat while I’m driving through Columbia and spot this little gem and thought that I had to try it. Gotta give it..."
Cabana's Restaurant & Bar
/100 (213 ratings)
"Love this restaurant since the change of owners! Amazing food and their chef is very passionate about his..."
"Seriously love the baleadas here. Pretty far from home but I can't resist eating at least two or three of them. Always fresh and the staff are..."
"Super hospitable and their food and portions are..."
"First timer and it was absolutely amazing! My boyfriend and I had a craving for PR food but the few places we know were closed. We decided to give..."
"VEGANS REJOICE.. This has got to be one of the most amazing restraints I have been to on decker.. the food is off the chain and made with alot of..."
"There food was so good, their attitudes were excellent and we didnt speak the language but they knew exactly what we meant and fixed specific dish..."
"On our way to the beach we pulled off the exit for lunch. We didn’t feel like the usual fast food/chain restaurants so we drove past them and were..."
"Wonderful authentic Honduran restaurant! The owner served us and was absolutely amazing! Food was excellent and served quickly, fresh made..."
Chipotle Mexican Grill
/100 (1683 ratings)
"Really enjoy eating here. I get to customize my food, doesn't get much better than..."
"Every time I visit this Chipotle location I enjoy it! The food is delicious and the crew is amazingly nice :) Thank..."
"Nurses appreciation Day- what a line, but love Chipotle, thank..."
Wendy Eager Castagno
"best place on..."
"Yum, yum! Perfect salad and burritos for our travels. Our young girl got asked to show off her cubing...which she did. Friendly, clean, kind and so..."
"Burritos are the best when you walk in to order! Green salsa is thr fave- flavorful and not too spicy! Thanks..."
/100 (442 ratings)
"Amazing! Mitch and I enjoyed a lot of really good Latin food when we lived in Phoenix, but this Peruvian food would rival the best of it! They were..."
"So excited to try this restaurant and it was worth the wait! I've never had Peruvian food before but I knew from (food network 😂) What to expect...."
"My family's absolute FAVORITE place for fish tacos, carnitas and chicken soup and so much more! Everything is fresh and delicious. I highly..."
"I have really enjoyed their quesadilla plate and the lomo saltado. I can't wait to try everything else on the..."
"Great food, great prices, and great service! I really enjoyed my visit and will..."
"The only Mexican food I will eat in Columbia. The staff is very friendly, the restaurant is very clean, & the food is fresh and made to order. I..."
"Lomo Saltado. Get it! Grandmas recipe. Absolutely to die..."
"This place is really awesome! Food is great always super clean and friendly service! One of my..."
"Amazing food! We Drove 1 hour to eat their pollo a la Brasa and were not disappointed, the food was worth the drive!! Great service, friendly people...."
"New location is clean, fast, and tasty. The beans are the best I've ever had, and the carnitas tacos were awesome. I'll be back,..."
"Street tacos were amazing! I had the carnitas and chicken; both were great. Felt like I was eating tacos back at home in California. Great..."
Robin B Clay
"I love their carnitas, it's the only place around here that makes them like they do in Southern..."
Robin LeAnn High
"I had heard rave reviews about the pollo de la brasa and they were all true! It was perfectly seasoned, smokey and delicious. We will be back...again..."
"Very friendly staff with delicious food and good prices. I had carnitas street tacos with their red hot sauce and some of my friend’s chicken..."
"Better than any taco place I’ve had in como so far. Get the crunchy beef taco! Sara is always the nicest human being cooking with her husband(I..."
"Amazing food!!! I can't say enough about this place. Carnitas Tacos are the..."
"Staff is very friendly and helpful, the dining area, kitchen, and bathrooms were spotless, and most importantly the food is GOOD! Our food came out..."
"Delicious food with a big variety of dishes, friendly staff, great..."
"The daily special is a staple, carnitas tacos with rice and beans. Order it with double tortilla, lime, and hot sauce for an extra special meal. The..."
"Absolutely delicious! We did an online virender and when we got there it was ready to go. Fast, fresh, and super yummy. I highly recommend!!..."
"The staff is always nice and their food is delicious. They keep a clean place too. I definitely..."
La Terraza Mexican Grill
/100 (1405 ratings)
"La Terraza is an excellent options for Mexican food in west Columbia. We just went to our second visit there and was not disappointed. Service was..."
"This is the best Mexican restaurant in Columbia. The staff is wonderful! The salsa is the best I've had at a Mexican restaurant, perfect amount of..."
"Pretty good if you are on stadium. My fajitas were HUGE, and came with a ton of great tortillas (corn or flour), but all of the meat was tough and..."
"Our favorite Mexican in Columbia. Great service and good food and drinks. Only negative is most staff where masks which is offensive and causes a..."
"Delicious and fresh! Great..."
Salsarita's Fresh Mexican Grill
/100 (404 ratings)
Chapala Mexican Resturant
/100 (654 ratings)
El Oso Mexican Grill
/100 (289 ratings)
/100 (361 ratings)
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"Beyond the attentive wait staff and tasty complimentary salsa, the one dish that stands out for me is the burrito cochinita pibil. It's a burrito..."
"Best Mexican food and margaritas around. This is one of those restaurants where I don’t have a favorite dish because there are so many good things..."
Robyn Walther McCullem
"By far one of the best Mexican restaurants I have been to. The service was a little slow but they where supper busy and our waiter was very..."
"We have made this our “ go to” for a few years now- never disappoints.. congenial staff, great food. Oh, reasonable prices, too. We’ve had as..."
"Came from Illinois to visit our son, he suggested we go to Las Margaritas for the best Mexican dinner in town! He was right. Great food at a..."
"Delicious food and the staff was friendly. We are new to town and when we asked where we should go for Mexican food, everyone said “Las..."
Ashley Burk Switzer
"Once again, Las Margs delivers an absolutely delicious lunch! Best Mexican cuisine in Columbia! Highly..."
"My daughter and I stopped over to have a drink and appetizer on the patio yesterday. The weather and view were beautiful. The appetizer was..."
Toni Little Barnes
"Ordered arroz margaritas to go and was full of chicken, shrimp and steak!!! Best mexican food in Columbia by..."
"Order the expensive premium margarita. You only need one! Love this..."
Heather-Leigh K. Ba
"It's my first time eating Mexican food. My son eats hamburgers very well. The combination of meat and vegetables is very good and delicious. I want..."
"The food was decent not mind blowing authentic. The atmosphere was great, seems this is the place where people go to drink margaritas and hangout...."
"This was our first time eating dinner at a restaurant in 2 years. Since it was nice outside we decided to try this place and sit on the patio. When..."
"Came here with a few colleagues to celebrate their graduation. Service was great and good was good enough. I especially enjoyed the margaritas..."
"Great service, lovely view outside on the patio, and amazing food and margs. I would definitely..."
Jen B (Jae)
"The food was good and fresh. The menu had some unique items. Inside was very big and nicely decorated. It was very loud though, since they had..."
Tequila's Mexican Groll
/100 (249 ratings)
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