Best Mexican Restaurants in Fargo-Moorhead

Find the best Mexican food Fargo has to offer with this list of various authentic, fast casual, and Tex-Mex restaurants in Fargo-Moorhead.

Fine Dining Mexican Restaurants

Mas Tequila

Complete with all the tequila you’d ever want; Mas Tequila has a full menu of incredible Mexican dishes and fantastic drinks.

Must Try: the Ceviche for an appetizer and the Birria or Gobernador tacos for the entree.

611 32nd Ave W, West Fargo | (701) 532-1051

Plaza Azteca

Plaza Azteca has two locations in Fargo and an upscale but comfortable atmosphere to enjoy authentic and fresh Mexican dishes.

Must Try: The guacamole from the station that travels around the restaurant. Or the Pollo Azteca, which features Chicken Tenderloin, shrimp, scallops, poblano peppers, & onions, topped with queso.

5505 28th Ave S, Fargo | (701) 212-1996
5081 Charles Way S, Fargo | (701) 212-1996

Authentic Mexican Food Fargo

Acapulco Mexican Restaurant

This family-owned restaurant has some of the most authentic Mexican dishes in the Fargo-Moorhead area, plus great lunch deals.

Must Try: The Acapulco Burrito or one of the combos. Check their website for daily specials and enjoy a $2.99 draft beer or margaritas for happy hour.

1150 36th St S, Fargo | (701) 297-0355

La Unica

This Mexican store is open for one of the most authentic lunches around.

Must Try: Whenever the tamales are fresh and available, they are an absolute must-try.

1531 S University Dr, Fargo | (701) 829-5850


Fargo-Moorhead’s favorite authentic Mexican spot. Mango’s makes some mean Mexican dishes.

Must Try: The Molcajete for two is unbeatable and an affordable dinner to share.

2901 Main Ave, Fargo | (701) 232-4886
2615 12th Ave S, Suite F, Moorhead | (218) 236-1075

Fast Casual

El Torero

This fast-casual spot is great for the whole family.

Must Try: anything from the all-day food specials, including the lunch fajitas for $7.25 on Tuesdays.

3005 US-10, Moorhead | (218) 227-5345

Casa Mexico

Enjoy all-day food specials and happy-hour drink specials each day of the week.

Must Try: The Burrito Supreme on Wednesdays for $7.25 and jumbo margaritas all day on Fridays for $5.00.

4900 13th Ave S, Suite 1, Fargo | (701) 639-2158

Tacos Trompo

This authentic Mexican street food restaurant in Fargo has fantastic street tacos at an affordable price.

Must Try: The Pazole soup is one of the best things on the menu.

4265 45th St S, Fargo | (701) 282-2473

Vinyl Taco

Fantastic Mexican street food right in Downtown Fargo. Vinyl Taco’s menu includes a la carte tacos on freshly made tortillas, fantastic house-made margaritas, and so much more.

Must Try: the shrimp a la parilla or pork belly “agridulce” tacos with a “smoke on the water” paloma.

520 1st Ave N, Fargo | (701) 365-8226

Tex Mex

Mexican Village

A top choice for a yummy $7 lunch every weekday, Mexican Village has great options for everyone.

Must Try: The Fry Bread Taco.

3155 45th St S, Fargo | (701) 356-0120


Paradiso has been an area favorite for over 40 years, with some great Tex-Mex food.

Must Try: The Sup[er Chalupa – crispy corn tortilla, with a choice of protein and toppings with a choice of dressing.

801 38th St S, Fargo | (701) 282-5747

Red Pepper

Hailing from Grand Forks, the Red Pepper is known for its grinders but is a great spot for a quick bite off its full menu.

Must Try: Taco Meat Grinder with the famous white sauce.

1105 19th Ave N, Fargo | (701) 205-1702