The Top 5 Places for Mexican Cuisine in Dubai

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Dubai’s diverse range of international eateries certainly does not miss out on great Mexican fare. Try these Mexican haute spots for the best fare in town.



1 Maria Bonita's Taco Shop

This charming little Mexican restaurant is one of Dubai's best kept secrets. The restaurant features friendly staff, a vibrant Mexican ambiance and delicious tacos, burritos, quesadillas, fajitas, and soups and salads.
Jumeirah, Um Al Sheif Street Tel: +971 43955576

2 Loca

One of the city's best Mexican restaurants, Loca features an excellent Mexican vibe including great drinks and popular dishes such as fajitas, tamales and burritos. Head here for a night out with friends, drink after work or casual dinner.
Dubai Marina Resort & Spa Tel: +971 43461111

3 Maya by Richard Sandoval

Modern design and romantic vibe, Maya is the creation of award-winning chef Richard Sandoval who has restaurants under the same name in San Francisco and New York. Maya offers traditional Mexican cuisine with a contemporary twist. Try the beef fajitas with a side serving of beans and rice.
Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa Tel: +971 43995555


Located on the seventh floor of the newly-opened Conrad Hotel, IZEL boasts a swanky, contemporary Latin ambiance replete with avant-garde artwork and classy design components. The menu offers authentic Latin American dishes, with an abundance of Mexican favorites, as well as delicious cocktails and fun Latin entertainment.
Conrad Hotel Tel: +971 44447444

5 Cactus Cantina

Now 22 years old, Dubai's famous Mexican restaurant boasts a range of special dishes within a vibrant Latin ambiance. While this eatery is casual in appearance, its food is top-notch and boasts such favorites as chimichangas, enchiladas, fajitas, and tortillas and also delicious finger food like nachos and chicken wings. You won't be disappointed.
1st Floor, Wafi Mall, Dubai Healthcare City Tel: +971 43574441
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