May 9, 2022

Ranking Arizona

Ranking Arizona: Top 10 Mexican restaurants for 2022

Here are the Top 10 Mexican restaurants in Arizona, based on public voting for the 2022 edition of Ranking Arizona, the state’s biggest and most comprehensive business opinion poll. Ranking Arizona is based purely on opinion and ranks companies based on how voters answer this simple question: with whom would you recommend doing business?

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Here are the Top 10 Mexican restaurants in Arizona, as featured in the 2022 edition of Ranking Arizona:

1. La Hacienda at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess

Background: La Hacienda by Richard Sandoval at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is where Mexican cuisine takes on a whole new meaning as Executive Chef Forest Hamrick delivers Sandoval’s signature style of vibrant flavors and ingredients, combining the bold taste of classic Mexican food with timeless European cooking techniques in a lighter, healthier way. Popular choices include varieties of guacamole, ceviche, lobster tacos, filet de parilla, churros, flaming coffees and 240 selections of tequila presented by a certified tequila expert. The atmosphere is as inviting as the food, with rustic architecture warmed by beehive fireplaces and outdoor fire pits.

Restaurant strengths: “At La Hacienda, we focus on the quality of our food and service. Chefs Richard Sandoval and Forest Hamrick are the creative minds behind the menu. We pair their genius with a service team tenured from 6-14 years. The team is a family, working together to create memorable dining experiences for our guests. The ambiance is warm and inviting, and the dishes are fantastic. We are very honored and proud La Hacienda has been voted the No. 1 Mexican restaurant for many years, as we are always striving to create a ‘wow&#8217; for every guest, every time.”</p> <h3 class="p1">2. Barrio Cafe</h3> <h3 class="p1">3. Elote Cafe</h3> <h3>4. Aunt Chilada&#8217;s</h3> <h3 class="p1">5. Valle Luna Mexican Food</h3> <h3 class="p1">6. Macayo&#8217;s Mexican Kitchen</h3> <h3 class="p1">7. Boca Taqueria</h3> <h3 class="p1">8. Toca Madera</h3> <h3 class="p1">9. Popo’s Fiesta Del Sol Mexican Food</h3> <h3 class="p1">10. El Sol Mexican Cafe &amp; Bakery</h3> <p class="p1">Think someone else should be on the list? To make your vote count in the 2023 edition of Ranking Arizona, click <a href="">here</a> to vote.</p> <p>To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Ranking Arizona, get your tickets today to the <a href="">Best of the Best Bash</a>, which will be held Thursday, April 21, 2022 at OdySea Aquarium. For tickets, click <a href="">here</a>.</p> <p class="p1"><strong><a href="">Voting for the 2023 issue of Ranking Arizona</a> ends July 31, 2022.</strong></p>