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Top 10 Taco Restaurants in Los Cabos

By Tribune Travel

June 21, 2023

When you travel to Los Cabos, you’ll discover that the renowned destination offers an amazing dining experience that you simply can’t miss, in addition to its breathtaking beach, desert landscape, nightlife, and thrilling ecological activities. Check out our top 10 recommendations for Los Cabos’ tacos.


Cabo’s Restaurant Scene

Los Cabos has a surprising variety of dining establishments, serving anything from fine dining to street food. A vast range of regional and international cuisines are available here. Amazing flavors may be found in every dish when visiting Los Cabos. Even in the most unlikely settings, like a food truck, you can find the most mouthwatering combinations.


Best tacos in Los Cabos

When you ask the locals for a taco restaurant recommendation in Los Cabos, they will offer Tacos Rossy and Tacos Guss. These are renowned for its authentic and urban tacos. You ought to consider eating there, but if you want something a little more distinctive, these are our top picks for where to eat the greatest tacos in Los Cabos:


Tacos Gardenias

Facade of Gardenias Tacos Los Cabos

Tacos Gardenias is one of the recipients of Tripadvisor’s Travelers’ Choice 2021 award. This restaurant has been dishing up delectable, authentic Mexican tacos for 30 years, and it is situated on Paseo de la Marina, close to the ocean. They have a large menu with both conventional choices like cochinita pibil tacos, fish tacos, and shrimp tacos as well as unique ones like the nopal taco. They also have gluten-free and vegetarian choices. No matter which tacos you select, don’t forget to request one of their exquisite salsas.


Tacos & Beer

Restaurant Tacos & Beer Los Cabos

One of the most reasonably priced eateries along the Marina is Tacos & Beer, conveniently situated right on the Cabo San Lucas Marina. You can choose from a broad choice of fillings, including grilled chicken, arrachera, pastor, chorizo, coconut shrimp, and tempura fish, in the restaurant’s freshly cooked tacos, which are made to order. Whatever option you select, the meat will always be flavorful and tender. You can sip on a classic margarita or an ice-cold lager while receiving first-rate service. Try the next-door churro stand for dessert.


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Facade of Outpost restaurant Los Cabos

Visit Outpost if you’re looking for something more contemporary. People call it a “gastronomic paradise” since it provides a culinary experience for every palate and an atmosphere that is unmatched. You can reserve a seat in the formal dining room, the patio with chandeliers, or the stunning upper terrace at this restaurant in downtown Cabo San Lucas.

Try the beef or chicharrón tacos with yellowfin tuna. Additionally, they offer vegan tacos with cured beet or tempura veggies. The staff is welcoming, and the knowledgeable bartender makes fantastic craft cocktails.


The Sand Bar

View of the Sand Bar Los Cabos

The Sand Bar is a beachfront establishment with a prime location on El Medano beach in Cabo San Lucas. During the day, sunbathers can recline on beach chairs there to take advantage of the wonderful food, fruity cocktails, vibrant environment, and sunrays. You will be able to dine outside while witnessing the magnificent Los Cabos sunsets at night. Try the fresh fish of the day or shrimp tacos from Baja.



Sign of Wachinangos Los Cabos

Wachinango’s is another place where you’ll have a blast. This fine seafood restaurant is located in the heart of Cabo San Lucas and offers mouthwatering and unusual taste combinations. They specialize on seafood tacos and use locally-produced suply. Try the tacos with smoked octopus and pig belly. You’ll get to sample some of the best cocktails in Los Cabos in addition to some of the tastiest tacos there, especially if you go during their Happy Hour.


El Food Truck

The Food Truck in Garza Blanca Los Cabos

El Food Truck is located in the luxury resort Garza Blanca Los Cabos, in the tourist corridor between Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo. El Food Truck is a trendy beachside restaurant where you can enjoy the fresh flavors of the sea. Order the blackened tuna tacos or the shrimp tacos al pastor.

Also, every Thursday El Food Truck hosts Mexican Night, from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm, with a Mexican buffet on the beach, live music, mezcal tasting and Huichol art. The buffet features a traditional Mexican taco bar that includes carne asada, papa con chorizo, chicharron, carnitas and more. Their service is exceptional and the view of the Sea of Cortez is wonderful!


La Lupita (Tacos y Mezcal)

facade of La Lupita restaurant in Los Cabos

For some of the best tacos in Los Cabos, head to La Lupita. With two locations, one in Cabo and one in San Jose del Cabo, you’ll love their rustic-chic ambiance and delicious dishes. Try their tacos al pastor, duck with mole or their tacos de costillita. Vegetarians can choose between mushroom and tuna tacos or grilled eggplant. They also play live music and are always spreading their good vibes.


Metate Cabo

Metate restaurant in Cabo

Another family restaurant is Metate Cabo. Located on Crispín Ceseña Street, behind Modelorama, this restaurant is known for its relaxed atmosphere, its Thursday Wine Happy Hour and its Baja-style tacos. They also offer vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options on their menu.


1 & Only Taco

Next on our list of the best tacos in Los Cabos is 1 & Only Taco located at Camino Real in Cabo San Lucas. At this family restaurant, the tacos are like a home-cooked meal and the attentive staff always makes you feel at home.


Latino 8

Tacos Latino 8 Los Cabos


Latino 8 was another winner of the Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice award. Located on the Malecón San José plaza in San José del Cabo, this is a great place for the whole family. Their tacos are extraordinary, with handmade corn tortillas and a variety of tasty fillings including sea bass al pastor and Surf & Turf tacos with beef and shrimp. A highly recommended place.


Next time you visit Los Cabos, be sure to try the best tacos. Our list of restaurants will take you to great places where you will spend unforgettable moments.





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