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Best Taco Places in Jersey City

Who doesn’t love tacos? You can never go wrong with Tacos. They are good for any occasion or any celebration; whether it’s Taco Tuesday or Cinco De Mayo, Tacos got your back! Jersey City has its own collection of Taco places for you! Here are our top 7 picks to go for Tacos and Margaritas: 

Taqueria Downtown

This Jersey City gem offers some of the most delicious tacos at very low prices. Their wide menu options include a variety of Mexican treats and some authentic Mexican beers. They’re also one of the most popular restaurants on Grubhub in the Jersey City area! 

best places to eat tacos in Jersey City

Location: 354 Grove St, Jersey City, NJ 07302 

Instagram: @taqueriadowntown 

Orale Mexican Kitchen 

This place has some of the best interiors in Jersey City. As soon as you enter, you’ll see a wall full of colorful up bottles which adds to the overall experience of dining there. Their authentic Mexican menu includes various options for Tacos and different types of guac which is very unique. What’s a Taco Tuesday without some drinks? Orale will also blow away your minds with their choices of handcrafted cocktails. 

best places to eat tacos in Jersey City

Location: 341 Grove Street Jersey City, NJ 07302

Instagram: @oralemk 


Gringo’s Taco doesn’t only serve you its unique interior and truck designs but it also brings you the most unique taco flavors. They serve the best fusion of American and Mexican cuisine with options like Buffalo Soldier or Summertime Shrimp. 

best places to eat tacos in Jersey City

Location: 12 Coles St, Jersey City, NJ 07302

Instagram:  @gringostacos

Taqueria Mi Mariachi

best places to eat tacos in Jersey City

Your taste buds are not ready for this authentic Mexican restaurant. This hidden gem is located in Journal Square, a minute walk from the JSQ PATH. It’s a fairly small place and only has two-three tables but those are the places with the most delicious food. When we say delicious, we mean you won’t be able to stop at 2 or 3 tacos, you’ll keep going. 

Location: 213 Sip Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306

Taqueria Viva Mexico Kitchen Cafe 

Taqueria Viva Mexico Kitchen Cafe is a cornerstone in the Jersey City community and has been recognized for its outstanding Mexican cuisine, excellent service, and friendly staff. They are known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high-quality fresh ingredients. 

best places to eat tacos in Jersey City

Location: 133 Morris Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 


Tacoria is one of the newer Mexican restaurants in town and thus their interiors and look is very modern and they have several locations across NJ. Their modern Mexican style menu is inspired by various Mexican dishes. They also serve some of the freshest guac and chips! 

best places to eat tacos in Jersey City

Location: 24-26 Erie St, Jersey City, NJ 07302

Instagram: @eattacoria 

Tacos Victoria 

best places to eat tacos in Jersey City

Tacos Victoria is well known for its authenticity of Mexican food and its mission is to serve you with the most delicious and most authentic Mexican food in the heart of Jersey City.  If you don’t believe us, just check out this review,

“I looove their food, not only it leaves Mexico in you but also the taste in the food is really unique!”

Location: 324 1/2 7th St, Jersey City, NJ 07302

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