on September 29, 2020 / by Downtown Dallas Inc. / in Blog Posts, Live Like a Local!

By Downtown Dallas, Inc.

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Downtown Dallas is filled with so many hidden gems, especially when it comes to tacos!  Some of us treat every day as Taco Tuesday, which is why we created a list of our fave spots as the go-to resource for all things in and around Downtown. We invite you to Live Like a Local and explore some of the best tacos in Downtown. 

Salsa Limon 

Their Mexico City style served tacos will have you coming back for more. Whether it be burritos, tortas, or street tacos, there’s literally nothing you can get and go wrong. Oh! And let’s not forget about their amazing margaritas of course. 


Wild Salsa (Temporarily closed)

Stop by for authentic Mexican flavors and match their à la carte street tacos with more than 100 tequilas to choose from! Although currently closed due to COVID-19, we’ll be sure to keep you updated on their re-opening.


Queso Beso (Open Fridays and Saturdays only)

Get a taste of Tex-Mex with a vibrant, festive setting. Overlooking The Eye, the two-story restaurant is filled with pinatas and christmas lights to add an extra dazzle to the yummy tacos! Stop by and grab a few tacos and margs and enjoy the patio!


El Mero Mero Tamalero 

Located at the Dallas Farmers Market, El Mero Mero Tamalero is known for serving the best tamales in Dallas since 1984. Using only the highest quality ingredients found at DFM, their tacos are also a must try! Also found on UberEats, DoorDash, and GrubHub. 


Chimalma Taco Bar Co.

New to Downtown Dallas, Chimalma Taco bar Co. is known for the “mother of tacos.” The family-owned restaurant is bringing Jalisco style cuisine straight to it’s Commerce st. location. Be sure to swing by and find out what the goddess tacos are all about!

View their full menu here: https://chimalmatacobar.com/

Taqueria La Ventana 

Tacos, Margs, and a patio. What more could we ask for?! With expansive patios for outdoor dining, both locations (Dallas Farmers Market and Victory Park) of the authentic Mexico City taqueria are now open for dine-in/takeout.https://www.taquerialaventana.com/

Twisted Trompo

There’s a reason why this one is a local favorite. Family-owned with recipes from Mexico City, Twisted Trompo is known for big rotisserie from which meat is shaved- called trompo. Everything is made from scratch and hand-carved to order. Be sure to try out their street tacos along with tortas and other favorites!

Señor Bean

Conveniently located in Downtown Dallas near the Dallas Arts District, the family-owned eatery provides Mexican fare such as tacos, tamales, & fajitas in cozy surroundings.


Don’t see your favorite place for tacos?  Let us know (info@downtowndallas.com).

Surrounding Dallas neighborhoods for more options – 

For a full list of Downtown great taco stops, visit our website.

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