Favorite spots for tacos & margaritas

Netanya Trimboli

So many great places to choose from in the DC area to fill up on tasty Mexican cuisine. #seekerchallenge

bartaco, Taco Bamba, Taqueria el Poblano, Lauriol Plaza, Urbano 116, Rosa Mexicano, Oyamel Cocina Mexicana

  • bartaco, United States

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      If you like your tacos trendy, this is your spot. The line is always a mile long, but it's worth the wait. Order tacos like you would order sushi and choose from a wide variety of artfully designed combinations. While you wait for your table, enjoy a margarita at the bar.

  • Taco Bamba in Falls Church, United States

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      This legendary taco place has inventive creations that are absolutely delicious. Located in sketchy looking strip mall in the suburbs, order at the counter and be on your merry way. You'll be surprised at how good the food is!

  • Taqueria el Poblano in Alexandria, United States

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      For good hole-in-the-wall Mexican food, this place won't disappoint. Although it's a small, local chain, it has an intimate feel and has been around forever with long-term waitstaff. Grab a pitcher of margaritas and you can't go wrong with their enchiladas.

  • Lauriol Plaza in Washington, United States

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      If you've ever lived in DC, you've definitely been here! The food is decent, but people go here for the vibe. Tons of outdoor seating on the edge of Adams Morgan, and you just want to stay and drink all day, while eating endless chips! Expect a long wait on nice days.

  • Urbano 116 in Alexandria, United States

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      This is high end Mexican food in a causal, trendy environment, with budget-friendly prices. It's all your go-to favorites - tacos, burritos, and fajitas - and all so well executed!

  • Rosa Mexicano, United States

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      This place is known for their innovative frozen margaritas, from pomegranate to mango. For food, they take traditional favorites and elevate them. And it's right in National Harbor, where you get to enjoy views of the water and maybe even take a ferris wheel ride!

  • Oyamel Cocina Mexicana in Washington, United States

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      You can never go wrong with a Jose Andres restaurant! This is high end Mexican food, featuring memorable plates and not your average been there, done that cuisine.