Mexican - Best of 2016

Published May 18, 2016

Fajitas, tacos, enchiladas, guacamole oh my! Whatever brings you in, where do you like to feast Mexican-style?

Winner
2016 Winner

1. Casa De Bandini

Voters Love

"This is the Best Mexican Rest. on the Planet. I have been eating Mexican food since I was 4 so for 67 years . The food..." via Bud C.

Find It
1901 Calle Barcelona Carlsbad CA 92009
  • Casa De Bandini, Great Meals, Mexican, 1901 Calle Barcelona Encinitas Carlsbad CA 92009
    Nominee for: Mexican
    1901 Calle Barcelona, World Map Carlsbad, CA
  • Cenote Grill, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 1896 W El Norte Pkwy Escondido CA 92026
    Nominee for: Mexican
    1896 W El Norte Pkwy, Escondido, CA
  • Café Coyote, Great Meals, Nightlife, Mexican, Happy Hour, Trendy Bar, 2461 San Diego Ave Old Town San Diego CA 92110
    Nominee for: Mexican
    2461 San Diego Ave, World Map San Diego, CA
  • Miguel's Cocina, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 1351 Orange Ave Coronado CA 92118 2912 Shelter Island Dr San Diego CA 92106
    Nominee for: Mexican
    Multiple locations
  • Casa Guadalajara, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 4105 Taylor St San Diego CA 92110
    Nominee for: Mexican
    4105 Taylor St, San Diego, CA
  • Casa de Pico, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 5500 Grossmont Center Dr La Mesa CA 91942
    Nominee for: Mexican
    5500 Grossmont Center Dr, La Mesa La Mesa, CA
  • Old Town Mexican Café, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 2489 San Diego Ave San Diego CA 92110
    Nominee for: Mexican
    2489 San Diego Ave, Old Town San Diego, CA
  • Barrio Star, Great Meals, Mexican, 2706 5th Ave Banker's Hill San Diego CA 92103
    Nominee for: Mexican
    2706 5th Ave, Banker's Hill San Diego, CA
  • Baja Betty's, Great Meals, Brunch, Mexican, 1421 University Ave San Diego CA 92103,Baja Betty's, Great Meals, Brunch, Mexican, 1421 University Ave San Diego CA 92103,Baja Betty's, Great Meals, Brunch, Mexican, 1421 University Ave San Diego CA 92103,B
    Nominee for: Mexican, Brunch
    1421 University Ave, Hillcrest San Diego, CA
  • Fidel's Norte, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 3003 Carlsbad Blvd Carlsbad CA 92008
    Nominee for: Mexican
    3003 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA
  • Nominee for: Mexican
    621 Pearl Street, La Jolla, CA
  • Sarita's Taco Shop, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Burrito, Diner, Mexican, Breakfast, Healthy Lunch, 9906 CAMPO RD. Spring Valley SPRING VALLEY CA 91977
    Nominee for: Mexican, Burrito
    9906 CAMPO RD., Spring Valley SPRING VALLEY, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Mexican
    4050 Adams Ave, Kensington San Diego, CA
  • Nominee for: Mexican, Burrito
    2754 Calhoun St, World Map San Diego, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Mexican
    129 East Mission Road, Fallbrook, CA
  • Location
    16. Anejos
    Nominee for: Mexican
    329 W Felicita Ave, Escondido, CA
  • Don Chido, Great Meals, Mexican, 527 5th Avenue East Village San Diego CA 92101
    17. Don Chido
    Nominee for: Mexican
    527 5th Avenue, World Map San Diego, CA
  • Las Cuatro Milpas, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 1875 Logan Ave San Diego CA 92113
    Nominee for: Mexican
    1875 Logan Ave, San Diego, CA
  • El Indio Mexican Restaurant & Catering, Great Meals, Cheap Eats, Mexican, Burrito, 3695 India St Mission Hills San Diego CA 92103,El Indio Mexican Restaurant & Catering, Great Meals, Cheap Eats, Mexican, Burrito, 3695 India St Mission Hills San Diego
    Nominee for: Mexican, Burrito
    3695 India St, Mission Hills San Diego, CA
  • TJ Oyster Bar, Great Meals, Mexican, 4246 Bonita Rd, Bonita, CA 91902
    Nominee for: Mexican
    4246 Bonita Rd, Bonita, CA
  • Casa Sol y Mar, Great Meals, Mexican, 12865 El Camino Real San Diego CA 92130
    Nominee for: Mexican
    12865 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA
  • La Paloma Restaurant, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 116 Escondido Ave Vista CA 92084
    Nominee for: Mexican
    116 Escondido Ave, Vista Vista, CA
  • Tio Leo's, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 5302 Napa St San Diego CA 92110
    Nominee for: Mexican
    5302 Napa St, Linda Vista San Diego, CA
  • Tony's Jacal, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 621 Valley Ave Solana Beach CA 92075
    Nominee for: Mexican
    621 Valley Ave, Solana Beach, CA
  • Las Olas, Great Meals, Mexican, 2939 Carlsbad Blvd Carlsbad CA 92008
    Nominee for: Mexican
    Multiple locations
Contest Overview
  • 45,628
    Total Votes
  • 29,138
    Voters
  • 153
    Winners

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