More than 1,000 readers voted for their favorite taco. No. 4: Taqueria El Rey Del Taco (DeKalb) No. 3: Bartaco (Intown) No. 2: El Taco Veloz (Gwinnett) And the winner for 2019: Taqueria del Sol (DeKalb)

VOTING CLOSED: What is the best Mexican restaurant in Atlanta? | Best of Atlanta

It doesn’t have to be Cinco de Mayo to enjoy Mexican food. Cinco de Octubre will do just fine.

Atlanta’s diversity means you can find good Mexican food in Suwanee, on Buford Highway, in Grant Park and nearly everywhere in between.

»Taste the many flavors of Mexico in metro Atlanta

When you have a craving for south of the border cuisine, where do you go? That’s what this week’s Best of Atlanta poll wants to know. You have a lot of great choices, but there has to be a favorite.

» Take Buford Highway for a tour of Mexican food

» Metro Atlanta taco places to try

Don’t see your favorite spot on our list? Submit a write-in nominee by emailing your pick to If enough people suggest your favorite, we’ll add it to our poll. 

If you know which is your favorite but want to check out your options, head to Buford Highway and take a tour of Mexican food at Plaza Fiesta.

Or drive to DeKalb County for the taco you voted as being the Best of Atlanta in one of our July polls.

Not a fan of Mexican? Check out some of our other Best of Atlanta winners:

» Best rooftop bar

» Best food truck in Atlanta

» Best family attraction

» Best seafood spot

» Best burger in Atlanta 

» Best barbecue in Atlanta

» Best Chinese food 

And check out all of our Best of Atlanta winners so far this year.

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