5 Best Toronto Taco Spots

Mexican food is one of the loves of my life; I could eat tacos everyday for the rest of my life and never get sick of them. I grew up only ever eating homemade tacos, and while they’re really good, nothing beats authentic Mexican tacos. Within the past year or so I’ve tried a variety of taco spots, and I thought I’d write a list of the best ones I’ve found.

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1. Grand Electric

Grand Electric is by far my most favourite taco spot of all time. Adam and I discovered it through UberEATS, and we have yet to actually go into their restaurant. I absolutely love their fish tacos and chicken tacos, and we always get their amazing mission wings.

1330 Queen St. West | Website


2. La Carnita

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La Carnita’s tacos are just as amazing as Grand Electric’s, but the location is much easier to get to. I prefer coming here during the daytime because at nighttime they blast the music and keep the restaurant pretty dimly-lit.

106 John St. | Website


3. Mi Taco Taqueria

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If you’re looking for something quick and cheap, definitely check out Mi Taco Taqueria. I always get the taco plato ($10), which includes two tacos of your choice, rice, and beans. You can customize your tacos to your liking, and I always get a bunch of different salsas on mine. My only complaint is how cramped the seating area is, and how steep the stairs to the basement bathroom are (I actually fell down them the last time I went).

247 Queen St. West | Website


4. Wilbur Mexicana

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Wilbur had been on my list of places to try forever, and while it didn’t meet my high expectations for it, the tacos were still really delicious. The restaurant is very spacious, attractive, and clean and the food came out pretty quickly.

552 King St. West | Website


5. Tacos 101

They’re cheap, they’re located right by Ryerson, and they’re on Ritual, making it a prime taco spot. I love fish tacos, but their fish taco is filled with some sort of pickled vegetable and I did not like it at all. However, I’m obsessed with their carnitas and al pastor tacos – they’re amazing.

101 Dundas St. East | Website


What are your favourite taco spots in Toronto? I’d love to check them out! For more posts like this, follow me on Bloglovin or like my page on Facebook.

Jessica Lam

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  • The Sunday Mode

    Wish I stumbled across these kinds of posts before I went to Toronto a few months ago, all of these tacos look so good and I haven’t had good mexican in year (yep, years).

    Julia // The Sunday Mode

  • pennyanddash

    Omg, I love food posts so this is just up my alley! I will def hit a few up the next time I am in Toronto 🙂

    http://www.pennyanddash.com

  • linda spiker

    Oh my. This is my kind of post. I could tacos EVERY day lol

  • Oh these all look so good!

  • Style hue

    This post made me hungry right away. I love taco too and could eat it everyday like you 🙂 If I ever visit Toronto I really want to check them out.
    In Vancouver La Taqueria is one of my favorites <3

    xo
    http://style-hue.com/

    • I’ll definitely check out La Taqueria next time I’m in Vancouver! 😊

  • Hi Jessica 🙂
    Thanks for sharing all of the great places to buy the best tacos in Toronto! Great to know 🙂

  • Pamela Arsena

    I love all kinds of tacos so I am a taco connoisseurs. The La Carnita has my full attention as that looks delcious.

  • They all look so good!

  • Jennifer Hazel Quisenberry

    I never really thought about Toronto being a place for great tacos, but you have totally changed my mind!

    • Toronto’s a diverse city full of great multicultural cuisines!

  • Emma S. Cheng

    Thanks for the suggestions, Jessica! I’ve always wanted to try the tacos at La Carnita and Grand Electric!

    • Definitely worth checking out! Let me know how you like them 😊

  • Molly Hogan

    Awesome post! Now i’m hungry 🙁

    Xx

    Molly

    http://www.trendychickadee.com

  • Paige Cassandra Flamm

    Yum! I’m from Plattsburgh NY so when I go home, we actually go to Toronto often! I’ll have to check some of these places out the next time we’re up there!

    Paige
    http://thehappyflammily.com

    • I highly recommend trying Grand Electric!

  • Jennifer Nordine

    these tacos look bomb! Especially Grand Electric! Can’t wait to try when I visit the area! Thank you for sharing!

    Xo!
    Jen
    frecklesonfillmore.com

    • Grand Electric is amazing! Thanks Jennifer 😊