North Carolina Eatery Named 'Most Popular Mexican Restaurant' In The State

By Sarah Tate

April 18, 2024

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America is a melting pot of different cultures coming together and highlighting the best of what they have to offer, especially when it comes to restaurants showcasing cuisines from around the world. One of the most popular in the U.S. is Mexican cuisine, with a host of must-try restaurants serving authentic food in every state, regardless of its proximity to the southern border.

Finance Buzz compiled a list of the "most popular Mexican restaurant" in each state, "from decades-old local institutions to holes in the wall that crank out the best tacos you've ever tasted."

According to a list, the most popular Mexican restaurant in North Carolina serving up delicious food is Taqueria la Vaquita. This Durham eatery dishes out delicious and authentic Mexican cuisine sure to impress, from carne asada and tacos to enchiladas and burritos.

Taqueria la Vaquita is located at 2700 Chapel Hill Road.

Here's what the site had to say about North Carolina's most popular Mexican restaurant:

"This little Mexican joint is no frills and all thrills (particularly when you take your first bite of their excellent street tacos). The small restaurant, easy to identify by the large spotted cow on its roof, offers simple, authentic Mexican fare and a delightful outdoor area for visitors to enjoy."

See the full list at to read up on more of the most popular Mexican eateries around the country.

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