Barcelona, the city of the world, where all cultures meet and enjoy life in celebration. If you come to visit or you are living here, you’ll notice that you’ll find countless restaurants options. Being the case that I’m one of those Latins that are crazy about Mexican food, I decided to write an exclusive post on Top Recommendations for eating Quality Mexican Food in Barcelona.
Let’s start with the basic, the essential things you need to learn about Mexican Gastronomy
- Mexican cuisine is part of the World Heritage for its combination of culture and tradition.
- Its more traditional dishes: Guacamole, Nachos, Quesadillas, Enchiladas de Mole, Fajitas, Flautas, Carnitas, Tacos and Tamales.
- It is one of the most popular food in the world.
MY FAVORITE MEXICAN RESTAURANTS IN BARCELONA
(In my list of selected restaurants, you will find some that are purely Mexican, but also others that experiment with distinctive Latin American dishes).
Machete (Latino Street Food)
Carrer Ample, 20, 08002 Barcelona
Typical dishes that usually originate in the streets of Latin America. As for example, traditional corn: roasted corn with grated cheese. Also, in Machete they experiment with the Peruvian and Colombian coasts to delight you with different versions of Ceviche.
Princes Range From 10€ to 20 €
Txalcal (Cantina & Taquería Gastronómica)
Carrer del Comerç, 27, 08003
Learn how to eat tacos in a corner of El Born (The enchanting district of BCN). Always full of people, this place captivates us all for serving quality dishes. It is to say that in comparison to other Mexican BCN restaurants; this one is much more expensive. But it is indeed one of the best in the city.
Princes Range From 15€ to 35€
Costa Pacífico (Cevichería)
Plaça de Sant Agustí Vell, 13, 08003
Costa Pacífico is another project from the same owners of Txaclal. Their product is fresh, and the ambient is lovely. A Mexican space that opens the doors to anyone. Without a doubt, the best of all is their Ceviches! Find this charming local in a small plaza of El Born.
Prices Ranges from 12€ to 25€
La Adelita Botanero
Carrer de Muntaner, 100, 08036 Barcelona
Authentic and traditional dishes prepared by a Mexican Team, friendly customer service and low prices.
Prices Ranges from 15€ to 25€
Tequila Cantina Mexicana
Carrer de Bilbao 13, 0805, Barcelona
Very close to the Ramblas of Poblenou find this place full of life and flavor. With a simple menu but with a great choice of tasty tacos. If you want to enjoy a perfect walk along with a great lunch or dinner, I recommend this place.
Prices Ranges from 12€ to 20€
Oaxaca ( Authentic Mexican Cuisine)
Pla de Palau, 19, 08003 Barcelona
A Chef from Menorca who loves to travel and is in love with Mexican Culture. Joan Bagur creates a unique restaurant inspired by its passion for the Ancestral Gastronomy of Mexico. An exciting place to experience his exotic dishes.
Prices Ranges from 15€ to 35€
Av. Mistral, 54, 08015 Barcelona
A well recognized restaurant created by two great Chefs Albert Adriá y Paco Méndez. For sure guys you would have to make a reservation months before to be able to enjoy these delightful dishes. Fresh products, quality dishes and reasonable prices for being a restaurant of high standard.
Prices Ranges from 12€ to 35€