Mexican food isn’t a staple in Malaysia but that doesn’t mean there aren’t any fans of the cuisine. After all, who can resist a plateful of cheese, or some delicious tacos? If that’s on your comfort food list, check out the Top 10 Mexican Restaurants in KL & Selangor.
Their name means “mix it up” in Spanish, so expect an eclectic array of choices there. This fast food brand provides healthy and nutritious food to Malaysians. Notable menu items include tacos, quesadillas, house nachos, pollo bowls, hot wings, avocado fries and cheese bombs. Head over to Subang Jaya to sample their dishes.
2) La Boca Latino Bar
For great Latin food, head to La Boca Latino Bar at Pavilion KL. They have a great range of specialty dishes like Empanadas, Ceviche, Arepas, and Tamales. They also have a decadent Argentinian BBQ which features slow roasted meats cooked by Latino Chefs. Wash that down with one of their alcoholic thirst quenchers like Pisco Sours and Caipirinhas.
3) Loco Bar and Restaurant
For a touch of Mexican authenticity, you should go crazy in Loco. Situated at Changkat Bukit Bintang, they promise traditionally hand-pressed tortillas, along with freshly made salsa. Another specialty is their soft tacos, which you can choose to fill with chicken, beef, duck, fish, lamb, prawn, veggies or chili con carne. Those who want a beverage to go with their meal should definitely order some Mexican tequilas to wash down the delicious food.
4) Las Carretas Malaysia
Las Carretas serves more than just the typical Mexican fare, as they include items like steaks, ribs, stews and seafood. Their Margaritas have gained a lot of fans in particular. The restaurant is perfect for families, friends or even corporate affairs. It is very child friendly, with kid’s meals, and colouring kits to boot. Be sure to try out their Chimichangas, Enchiladas and Mussel Habanero – among other dishes.
Popilla claims they have “the best Tex-Mex food in town”, so it’s good to take them up on that offer and try out what they have. They have Mexican twists on other dishes, such as burgers. Besides this you could also find more traditional offerings – like Mexican rice, tacos and churros. Check out their Facebook for updates on deals and promotions.
6) Thyme Out
Thyme Out not only has a restaurant at Bandar Sunway, but an adorable VW Camper called Roxanne that is used as a food truck and is located at APW Bangsar. Beyond that, they even have delivery options, so you can get your favourite Mexican meals delivered to you. Their menu is extensive, with everything from Cubano sandwiches to a Kid’s Menu. They also have a few dishes that are vegetarian friendly.
7) Fresca Mexican Kitchen & Bar
Stepping into Fresca is an experience itself, with their gorgeous interior that feels quite like a Mexican home. In fact, it is inspired by a traditional taqueria, albeit with a modern setting. They promise the freshest ingredients, with their pico de gallo and guacamole prepared daily, and home-made tortillas too. Their first outlet is tucked away in a quiet corner at the Gardens Mall, and they also have a second outlet at Avenue-K Mall.
8) Frontera Sol Of Mexico
Boasting the “Best Margaritas in Malaysia” is Frontera Sol of Mexico. Serving both authentic Mexican & Tex-Mex cuisine, it’s a wonderful space to enjoy good food, entertainment and 100% Agave tequilas! They’re open from lunch till late, so you can get your Mexican food fix anytime. Find them at Jaya One.
9) La Mexicana
La Mexicana is situated in Bangsar and is a non-halal establishment. They have branches in Bangsar and Ampang. From tacos and light meals to more substantial ones, you could also get a nice beverage to go with it. Check out their Facebook to see what’s new in stores.
10) Curbside Cantina
As the name suggests, you’ll find Curbside Cantina near streets because it operates from a food truck. You’ll find them at TTDI on weekdays from 5pm until 10pm. Check out their tacos, which are a favourite and made fresh just for you. They also have sharing plates and other dishes to satisfy your Mexican food cravings.
That’s not all! More Top 10s in Malaysia are waiting to be discovered!
The compilation of this list was made from accumulation of Public Votes on TallyPress.com.