With over 1,500 taco trucks and restaurants spread across the city, it’s no wonder that we have some of the best tacos in the country. From Tex-Mex fusion to tacos typical of Mexico, there are options to suit everybody and there is nothing more satisfying than a plate of tacos. These top spots really push the boat out when it comes to quality offerings.
Güero’s Taco Bar not only offers delicious tacos but also live music. Indulge in the mouthwatering tacos al pastor with exquisitely seasoned meat that effortlessly melts in your mouth. However, the undeniable star of the menu is the brisket taco, boasting tender, succulent meat. Accompany it all with a refreshing margarita and you’ll leave happy.
📍1412 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704
Granny’s Tacos offers so many delicious options. Start your day with the legendary breakfast tacos to brighten up any day – warm tortillas generously filled with perfectly cooked meat and fluffy scrambled eggs. Don’t miss the indulgent mole taco for a sumptuously rich treat.
📍1401 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702
Taco More is another super spot. Check out the shredded chicken taco with tender meat and vibrant spices. For something a bit different, there’s the goat taco and the sope taco is another must-try – super crispy and fiery.
📍2015 E Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78741
4. Taco Joint
Taco Joint in Austin is a top spot for taco aficionados. The fried fish taco is so refreshing, with a crispy, golden shell, and succulent, moist fish. Topped with tangy and creamy garnishes, you won’t want to stop eating them. Check out the breakfast tacos too. I mean, there is no better way to start a day than with bacon, egg, and chorizo is a delicious tortilla.
📍134 E Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78704
OneTaco Taquería @ Little Woodrows is a super tasty spot. The taco al pastor is a fan favorite here for a reason – it’s soooo tasty! For those seeking something even meatier, the el norte taco is a must-try. Sink your teeth into the tender, high-quality steak, perfectly marinated and seasoned and you’ll just want more.
📍Little Woodrow’s, 520 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701
Vaquero Taquero at North University in Austin is a perfect spot for students. The charro bean and cheese taco is ridiculously moreish – soooo cheesy. Check out the al pastor taco too, for deep, rich flavors. All of the tortillas are homemade, making them extra special and delicious. Was it all down with a delicious cocktail and you’ll have a smile on your face.
📍104 E 31st St, Austin, TX 78705
In the heart of Austin, you’ll find Las Trancas Taco Stand. Begin with the tacos de tripa – give it a try even if you don’t like tripe. The tacos de lengua are also well worth trying. Who knows, perhaps you do like offal after all! It’s a pretty traditional spot so expect authentic ingredients and bold flavors.
📍1210 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702
Taqueria Morales is definitely a spot to discover. Their breakfast tacos are the perfect way to start the day on the go. People at the office will wonder why you’ve arrived with a smile on your face! Check out the al pastor tacos later in the day for a delicious pick-me-up. Be careful, they’re addictive.
📍1415 W William Cannon Dr #101, Austin, TX 78745
When your taste buds are craving flavor, head to Austin’s taco spots. Get lost in the tantalizing blend of Tex-Mex, fusion, and traditional flavors that make the foodie scene here so vibrant. You’re bound to find something you love.