Mexican - Best of 2011

Published Mar 29, 2011

Mexican food comes in many flavors and varieties. Which is your favorite?

Winner
2011 Winner

1. Cantina Lounge

Voters Love

"The atmosphere is hip and comfortable, the food is consistently outstanding, they are very generous when pouring drinks..." via joycebrett

Find It
2736 Nutwood Ave Fullerton CA 92831
  • Cantina Lounge, Great Meals, Food, Nightlife, Mexican, Place for Late Night Dance Party, Latin American, Taco, Wings, Sports Bar, 2736 Nutwood Ave Fullerton CA 92831
    Nominee for: Mexican
    2736 Nutwood Ave, Fullerton, CA
  • Mi Casa Mexican Restaurant & Bar, Great Meals, Food, Cheap Eats, Mexican, Taco, Burrito, Latin American, 296 E 17th St World Map Costa Mesa CA 92627
    Nominee for: Mexican, Taco
    Multiple locations
  • Matador Cantina, Great Meals, Food, Nightlife, Cheap Eats, Mexican, Bar Bites, Specialty Cocktail, Wings, Brunch, Taco, 111 N Harbor Blvd World Map Fullerton CA 92832
    Nominee for: Mexican
    111 N Harbor Blvd, World Map Fullerton, CA
  • Rose Canyon Cantina & Grill, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 20722 Rose Canyon Road Trabuco Canyon CA 92678
    Nominee for: Mexican
    20722 Rose Canyon Road, Trabuco Canyon, CA
  • Avila's El Ranchito Huntington Beach, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Food, Burrito, Mexican, 318 Main Street Huntington Beach CA 92648
    Nominee for: Mexican
    318 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA
  • El Farolito, Food, Mexican, 201 S Bradford Ave Placentia CA 92870
    Nominee for: Mexican
    201 S Bradford Ave, Placentia, CA
  • Chronic Tacos, Food, Mexican, 415 E Avenida Pico San Clemente CA 92672
    Nominee for: Burrito, Mexican
    Multiple locations
  • Super Mex Restaurants, Great Meals, Food, Mexican, Burrito, 19684 Beach Blvd Huntington Beach CA 92648
    Nominee for: Mexican
    Multiple locations
  • Mario's Restaurant, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 15964 Springdale St Huntington Beach CA 92649
    Nominee for: Mexican
    15964 Springdale St, Huntington Beach, CA
  • Fred's Mexican Cafe, Food, Mexican, 300 Pacific Coast Hwy Huntington Beach CA 92648
    Nominee for: Mexican
    Multiple locations
  • Olamendi's Mexican Restaurant, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 34664 Pacific Coast Hwy Dana Point CA 92624
    Nominee for: Mexican
    34664 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA
  • Las Barcas, Food, Mexican, 21032 Beach Blvd Huntington Beach CA 92648
    Nominee for: Mexican
    21032 Beach Blvd, Huntington Beach, CA
  • Las Brisas, Food, Mexican, 361 Cliff Dr Laguna Beach CA 92651
    Nominee for: Mexican
    361 Cliff Dr, Laguna Beach, CA
  • The Whole Enchilada, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 106 E Yorba Linda Blvd Placentia CA 92870
    Nominee for: Mexican
    106 E Yorba Linda Blvd, Placentia, CA
  • El Matador, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 1768 Newport Blvd Costa Mesa CA 92627
    Nominee for: Mexican
    1768 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA
  • Location
    16. Mexi-Casa
    Nominee for: Mexican
    1778 W Lincoln Ave, Anaheim, CA
  • Miguel's California Mexican Cocina, Food, Mexican, 1920 Frontage Rd Corona CA 92882
    Nominee for: Mexican
    Multiple locations
  • Don Jose's, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 23972 Avenida de la Carlota Laguna Hills CA 92653
    Nominee for: Mexican
    1320 N Manzanita St, Orange, CA
  • Bobby D's Mexican Food, Great Meals, Food, Mexican, 2139 North Tustin Street Orange CA 92865
    Nominee for: Mexican
    2139 North Tustin Street, Orange, CA
  • Taco Rosa, Great Meals Restaurants, Burrito Mexican, 711 W 17th St Costa Mesa CA 92627
    20. Taco Rosa
    Nominee for: Mexican
    2632 San Miguel Dr, Newport Beach, CA
  • Cha Cha's Tacos & Tequila, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 110 W Birch St Brea CA 92821
    Nominee for: Mexican
    110 W Birch St, Brea, CA
  • Esther's Taco House, Great Meals, Food, Cheap Eats, Mexican, Taco, 2001 East Orangethorpe Avenue Placentia CA 92870
    Nominee for: Mexican
    2001 East Orangethorpe Avenue, Placentia, CA
  • Moreno's Restaurant, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 4328 E Chapman Ave Orange CA 92869
    Nominee for: Mexican
    4328 E Chapman Ave, Orange, CA
  • Jalapeno's Mexican Food, Great Meals, Food, Mexican, Taco, 23624 El Toro Rd Lake Forest CA 92630
    Nominee for: Mexican
    23624 El Toro Rd, Lake Forest, CA
  • Javier's, Great Meals, Food, Latin American, Mexican, 7832 Pacific Coast Hwy World Map Newport Beach CA 92651
    Nominee for: Latin American, Mexican
    Multiple locations
Contest Overview
  • 37,407
    Total Votes
  • 21,338
    Voters
  • 132
    Winners

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