Looking for a tasty Mexican meal near you?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable Mexican restaurants around Kansas City, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to fill the bill.
1. Los Alamos Market y Cocina
Topping the list is Los Alamos Market y Cocina. Located at 1667 Summit St. in Westside North, the Mexican and breakfast and brunch spot is the highest-rated affordable Mexican restaurant in Kansas City, boasting 4.5 stars out of 124 reviews on Yelp. Don't miss the burritos and street tacos.
2. Dos De Oros Taqueria
Woodbridge's Dos De Oros Taqueria, located at 650 E. Blue Ridge Blvd., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the affordable Mexican spot 4.5 stars out of 104 reviews. The menu features mini chimichangas, enchiladas, tortas, burritos and more.
3. Tacos El Gallo
Tacos El Gallo, a Mexican spot in Westside South, is another much-loved, inexpensive go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 72 Yelp reviews. Head over to 806 Southwest Blvd. to see for yourself. You'll find tortas, quesadillas, tacos and more on the menu.
4. Cancun Fiesta Fresh
Over in Old Westport, check out Cancun Fiesta Fresh, which has earned four stars out of 166 reviews on Yelp. Dig in at the Mexican spot by heading over to 4019 Pennsylvania Ave. On the menu, look for taquitos, nachos, tacos and more.
5. Drunken Worm
Last but not least, there's Drunken Worm, a Volker favorite with four stars out of 141 reviews. Stop by 1405 W. 39th St. to hit up the Mexican spot next time you're looking to satisfy your cravings on a budget. On the menu, look for the lobster taco with corn relish and clarified butter.