Just outside of West Midtown is Nuevo Laredo Cantina, a neighborhood Mexican restaurant in Underwood Hills that’s been around since 1992. This place attracts a big lunch crowd seven days a week and for good reason, they serve great classic Mexican food and strong margaritas in a space that you could just as easily bring your grandparents to as you could your college friends. If you come with a group, the chile rellenos, tampiquena steak, and lobster tacos are the three things you should split, along with a few margaritas.
More Mexican spotsSee more
La Fonda Latina
La Fonda Latina in Candler Park is a low key spot with a big patio serving a mix of Mexican, Spanish, and Cuban food.
Head to Minero inside Ponce City Market for great cocktails, freshly made tortillas, and a big outdoor patio.
Ponce City Market
Ponce City Market is a food hall with over 30 different restaurants, with options ranging from Italian and ramen to Szechuan and Mexican.
Suggested by our writers
Blu Cantina is where to go in East Atlanta Village for Tex-Mex and margaritas until late.
Taqueria El Rey Del Taco
Up on Buford Highway, El Rey Del Taco serves some of the best classic tacos in town.
Babalu Tapas & Tacos
Babalu is a great weeknight dinner spot in Midtown, with Latin-inspired dishes like tacos and tapas and a big patio.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more