MEXICAN

A rare find for anywhere outside of the New World, Mexican food is slowly making its way into Taipei, and it ain’t half bad. Take a look after the break to find anything from traditional Mexican cuisine to the American version of a burrito.

RECENT MEXICAN

Mayan: Mexican Cuisine
By Chris | Published 2014/02/20

Move over Fresh-Mex, full Mexican restaurants are here to stay. While Taipei has had a bit of a good start developing a taste for Mexican cuisine, much of the progress has been in the form of Chipotle or Cafe Rio style fresh-Mex with only the basic taco/burrito combo. But that isn’t the case with Mayan.

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Dos Chinos { CLOSED :( }
By Lewis Clark | Published 2013/08/13

Mexican cuisine comes in many forms, from American-style Tex-Mex and Fresh-Mex to the authentic goodness south of the border. But really, we only look at one thing when we check out a Mexican restaurant in Taipei: Is it good? If you are at Dos Chinos, the answer is “D**n straight it’s good!”

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Juanita Burritos & Tacos [closed :( ]
By mike trends | Published 2013/06/11

Modern, cool and a bit nerdy, Juanita has made a reputation for itself for having fresh ingredients, generous portion sizes, and great Mexican food since its launch into the competitive restaurant market in late 2012. You see, with most Mexican places in Taipei, you usually ending up paying way too much for way too little in […]

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Macho Tacos
By TT | Published 2011/10/27

Mmm…tacos, the staple Mexican food known throughout the world is making its way into Taipei at a fast pace. But with all of the “Mexican” food restaurants popping up over the city, not many compare to the quality or uniqueness of Macho Tacos. This little place, hanging out south of the DongQu market, not only […]

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Jalapeño [ Closed :( ]
By TT | Published 2011/08/08

Mexican food is growing in popularity in Taiwan, and there are new places popping up all around Taipei. Jalapeño is taking it up a notch and throwin’ in a super-themed Mexican restaurant.but that’s not all! This tricked out restaurante (Spanish, not a typo) in the ShiDa area also makes some of the most unique and […]

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Run∞ 「MOVED]
By TT | Published 2011/07/14

Looking for one of the best outdoor dining experiences in Taipei? Run∞ (pronounced run eight) Mexican food and Bar has got you covered. Just off on Yong Fu bridge next to Gong Guan, Run∞ is a bare-bones spot that offers some basic Mexican dishes, a decent amount of alcohol, and a great time.

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Oola [Closed :( ]
By TT | Published 2011/07/06

If you’ve ever been in the American West, then you may have had an encounter with a recent wave of restaurants that have a fresh take on Mexican food. Using the best ingredients and known for a tangy, fresh taste, these restaurants have skyrocketed in popularity in the last few years. Oola Mexican Grill is […]

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