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The 10 Best Mexican Restaurants in Redwood City

Updated: February 26, 2021

Looking for the top Mexican food in Redwood City? To get you the ultimate list of the finest restaurants, we scoured the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Compare ratings, reviews, prices and hours easily by scrolling down and checking out our top 10 list.

Find the perfect Mexican restaurant

La Viga Seafood & Cocina Mexicana

Mexican · $25 avg. main dish
Redwood City, Middlefield
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Cuco’s Burritos

Mexican · $12 avg. main dish
Redwood City
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

La Cocina de la Abuela

Mexican
Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.5

Rio Piaxtla Food

Mexican
Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

LV Mar Tapas & Cocktails

Latin · $18 avg. main dish
Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Tacos El Grullense

Mexican · $8 avg. main dish
Redwood City, Middlefield
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Tacos Los Gemelos

Mexican
Redwood City, Central
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Sancho’s Taqueria

Mexican · $9 avg. main dish
Redwood City, Canyon
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Milagros

Mexican · $18 avg. main dish
Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

El Grullense Grill

Mexican · $9 avg. main dish
Redwood City
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0

Why these restaurants?

Figuring out the best Mexican restaurants can take awhile. We pored over ratings for 31320 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 1095134 restaurant reviews in Redwood City and 1539 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Thrillist and Michelin Guide had to say, and applied our Feastfox magic sauce. For example, we considered Thrillist - The Peninsula's 31 Best Restaurants and Michelin Guide - The Plate • Fresh ingredients, carefully prepared: a good meal (2019) as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Feastfox gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Drink pairing tips

  • Take cheese enchilada with beef to the next level

    When having cheese enchilada with beef, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Amber Ale, a popular beer.

Did you know?

  • The go-to pairing

    Often regarded as one of the most traditional drinks in Mexico, cerveza preparada is a favorite choice across the country, often prepared with beer, lime juice, hot sauce, chili spices.

Parking tips

There’s nothing like finding the perfect parking spot right away when you’re going out for a meal. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Mexican spot.

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