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Mexican Restaurants in Santa Cruz

4.7 - 765 votes

Hours: 11:30AM - 9PM

1336 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz
(831) 425-7575

El Palomar

Fantastic pozole and great fresh made tortillas! The pozole was enough to feed 2 hungry people for sure! More reviews

4.5 - 242 votes

Hours: 11AM - 8PM

1053 Water St, Santa Cruz
(831) 429-6095

Tacos Moreno

I haven't been here in a while. Came to have lunch today. I order a corn quesadilla. It was delicious. I love there salsa!!! The front cashier Brian... More reviews

4.5 - 187 votes

Hours: 11AM - 8PM

354 Washington St, Santa Cruz
(831) 427-2200

De La Hacienda Taqueria

I would've given De La Hacienda 5 stars in the past but today was just a wonderful experience all around. I called up about 12:10 to see if they wer... More reviews

4.6 - 121 votes

Hours: 10AM - 1:30PM

1203 Mission St Suite, Santa Cruz
(831) 201-4418

Copal Restaurant

Different from your traditional Mexican food. It’s always great to try other types of cuisine. Very tasty. More reviews

4.4 - 312 votes

Hours: 9AM - 10PM

139 Water St, Santa Cruz
(831) 469-7685

Taqueria Los Pericos

TLP is one of those places that I never tried before recently, despite being born and raised in Santa Cruz. Now living in Seattle, the taqueria scene is ... More reviews

4.8 - 64 votes

Hours: 9AM - 3PM

2-1245 E Cliff Dr Unit A, Santa Cruz
(831) 471-8785

Evarista`s Comal

Michelada's are bomb and there birrias plates are really good , the Diablo sandwich is fire ! Pretty much everything I've eaten here so far is ... More reviews

4.6 - 100 votes

Hours: 12 - 5PM

1130 Pacific Ave K1, Santa Cruz
(831) 425-5979

Café Campesino

There's magic happening inside this little kiosk. The food is delicious and fresh! The owners (?) are also super nice. Sometimes it can take a littl... More reviews

4.6 - 95 votes

Hours: 7AM - 9PM

21400 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz
(831) 713-5842

Los Pericos Market

new owners? I love the variety of products this market has. Craft beers, variety of drinks, lots of options for chips and other yummy items. Went there l... More reviews

4.4 - 178 votes

Hours: 10AM - 3PM

1710 Brommer St, Santa Cruz
(831) 465-1105

Salsas Taco Bar

The only complaint I could come up with is the food can sometimes be hit or miss, but it hits a lot more than it misses. My favorites so far was the brea... More reviews

4.3 - 150 votes

Hours: 9AM - 10PM

1836 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz
(831) 426-5933

Taqueria Agave - Santa Cruz

My husband and I stopped here while we were visiting Santa Cruz. This place looked good and it was the closest restaurant to us. It is a very old school,... More reviews

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