Anderson's top 5 spots to fill up on Mexican food

Looking for a delicious Mexican meal near you?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Mexican restaurants around Anderson, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to meet your needs.

1. Taqueria Picante

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Topping the list is Taqueria Picante. Located at 110 Miracle Mile Drive, it is the highest rated Mexican restaurant in Anderson, boasting 4.5 stars out of 75 reviews on Yelp.

Yelpers love the guacamole dip and queso dip with chorizo. Many reviewers also recommend the burritos and wide selection of tacos. On the menu, look for the pollo Texano, which features grilled chicken, bacon, mushrooms and onions, topped with nacho cheese and served with flour tortillas. 

2. Taqueria Ei Guiri Guiri

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Next up is Taqueria EI Guiri Guiri, situated at 114 Fredericks St. With five stars out of 28 reviews on Yelp, the Mexican spot has proven to be a local favorite.

Tacos are popular here and customers can choose from pastor, asada, chorizo, lingua, shrimp and seasoned pulled pork, while the quesadilla and gordita received rave reviews from Yelpers. 

3. Taqueria El Taco

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Taqueria El Taco, located at 192 Civic Center Blvd., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the eatery five stars out of 26 reviews.

"Literally everything tasted amazing," Yelper Marie D. said. "We love Mexican food dearly and we weren't disappointed at all. I had the Carne Asada Taco dinner and my [husband] had the chicken burrito. Salsas were fresh and the guacamole was authentic! Flan was the best I ever had. [We had] really nice people that served us, too."  

4. Casa Fuentes Mexican Restaurant

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Casa Fuentes Mexican Restaurant is another go-to, with four stars out of 12 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1708 E. Greenville St. to see for yourself.

The specialty at Case Fuentes is its tacos, such as the al pastor (marinated pork) and lengua (beef tongue), as well as nachos and salads.

5. Taco Loco

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Then there's Taco Loco, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 11 reviews on Yelp. You can find the Mexican spot at 420 S. Main St.

Fans of Mexican food who are crazy for tacos have their choice of al pastor, chicken and beef. Other typical Mexican fare like quesadillas are available, too.