Mexican - Best of 2012

Published Apr 10, 2012

Fajitas, tacos, enchiladas, guacamole oh my! Whatever brings you in, where do you like to feast Mexican-style?

2012 Winner

1. La Penca Azul

Voters Love

"The food quality is consistent and huge portions. Free chips and salsa, which are so yummy I have a hard time not..." via Michelle M.

Find It
Multiple Locations
  • La Penca Azul, Food, Great Meals, Mexican, Burrito, 1440 Park St Alameda CA 94501
    Nominee for: Mexican
    Multiple locations
  • 523 Church St, Half Moon Bay, CA
  • Nominee for: Burrito, Mexican
    2889 Mission St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Taqueria El Sombrero, Great Meals, Food, Mexican, 245 Center St Healdsburg CA 95448
    Nominee for: Mexican
    245 Center St, Healdsburg, CA
  • Nopalito, Great Meals, Food, Mexican, 306 Broderick Street Haight-Ashbury San Francisco CA 94117
    Nominee for: Mexican
    306 Broderick Street, Haight-Ashbury San Francisco, CA
  • Hola, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 1015 Alameda de Las Pulgas Belmont CA 94002
    6. Hola
    Nominee for: Mexican
    1015 Alameda de Las Pulgas, Belmont, CA
  • Tacolicious, Great Meals, Mexican, 2031 Chestnut St Marina San Francisco CA 94123
    Nominee for: Mexican
    2031 Chestnut St, Marina San Francisco, CA
  • Lolita's Market and Taqueria, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 451 Lakeville Hwy. Petaluma CA
    Nominee for: Mexican
    451 Lakeville Hwy., Petaluma, CA
  • El Burrito Express, Food, Mexican, Burrito, 1812 Divisadero St Pacific Heights San Francisco CA 94115
    Nominee for: Mexican, Burrito
    Multiple locations
  • Picante, Weddings, Great Meals, Food, Wedding Caterer, Mexican, Burrito, 1328 6th Street  World Map Berkeley CA 94710
    10. Picante
    Nominee for: Mexican
    1328 6th Street , World Map Berkeley, CA
  • Puerto Alegre, Food, Mexican, 546 Valencia St Mission San Francisco CA 94110
    Nominee for: Mexican
    546 Valencia St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Juan's Place, Food, Mexican, 941 Carleton St Alameda County Berkeley CA 94710
    Nominee for: Mexican
    941 Carleton St, Berkeley, CA
  • La Pinata, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 2301 Willow Pass Rd Concord CA 94520 39136 Paseo Padre Pky Fremont CA 94538
    13. La Pinata
    Nominee for: Mexican
    Multiple locations
  • Don Pisto's Restaurant, Great Meals, Food, Mexican, Brunch, 510 Union St North Beach/Telegraph Hill San Francisco CA 94133
    Nominee for: Mexican
    510 Union St, North Beach/Telegraph Hill San Francisco, CA
  • Celia's Mexican Restaurant, Food, Mexican, 4019 Judah St Outer Sunset San Francisco CA 94122
    Nominee for: Mexican
    Multiple locations
  • Fiesta del Mar, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 1005 N. Shoreline Blvd. Mountain View CA
    Nominee for: Mexican
    1005 N. Shoreline Blvd., Santa Clara County Mountain View, CA
  • Mi Pueblo, Food, Mexican, Burrito, 1630 High St East Oakland Oakland CA 94601
    17. Mi Pueblo
    Nominee for: Burrito, Mexican
    Multiple locations
  • Tres Agaves, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 130 Townsend St San Francisco CA 94107
    Nominee for: Mexican
    130 Townsend St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Villa Corona, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 3614 Bel Aire Plz Napa CA 94558
    Nominee for: Mexican
    3614 Bel Aire Plz, Napa, CA
  • Otaez, Food, Mexican, 1619 Webster St. Alameda County Alameda CA
    20. Otaez
    Nominee for: Mexican
    Multiple locations
  • Tacubaya, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 1788 Fourth St. Berkeley CA
    20. Tacubaya
    Nominee for: Mexican
    1788 Fourth St., Fourth Street Berkeley, CA
  • Guaymas, Food, Mexican, Waterfront Dining, 5 Main St. Marin County Tiburon CA 94920
    5 Main St., Tiburon, CA
  • La Corneta Taqueria, Food, Burrito, Mexican, 2834 Diamond St Glen Park San Francisco CA 94131
    Nominee for: Burrito, Mexican
    Multiple locations
  • El Huarache Loco, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, Alemany Farmers’ Market, 100 Alemany Blvd. San Francisco CA 94110
    Nominee for: Mexican
    Alemany Farmers’ Market, 100 Alemany Blvd., Mission San Francisco, CA
  • El Metate, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 2406 Bryant St San Francisco CA 94110
    Nominee for: Mexican
    2406 Bryant St, Mission San Francisco, CA
Contest Overview
  • 72,388
    Total Votes
  • 31,401
  • 172

The 2012 Bay Area A-List awards are based on more than 72,000 votes from local Bay Area-area experts.

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