The Best Tacos in NYC for Cinco de Mayo

Tomorrow is Cinco de Mayo! We know you’ll want to celebrate, and we know you’ll have some major taco cravings. Luckily, if you’re in the Big Apple, we know just where to go.

Los Tacos No. 1

If you’re in the Chelsea area doing some sightseeing, stop by this popular spot in the Chelsea Market. They’ve got four delicious taco choices as well as other tasty items on their menu that will satisfy your hunger. It’s super affordable too!

Al Pastor (East Village)

If you’re looking for some unique choices, this is the place for you.  Do you want the Beer Braised Pork Tongue, Cheeseburger, or the Mushroom Taco? We’re thinking just go for all three!

Salvation Taco

This trendy joint has some delicious offerings that aren’t your regular go-to tacos. Try the Braised Short Rib and Coconut Curry taco, or the Roasted Cauliflower taco if you're a vegetarian.

El Atoradero Brooklyn

Their awesome brunch menu has eleven different tacos for you to choose from! (Don't worry, they serve these for dinner too). How will you decide what to get?


One look at their Instagram page will have you drooling for their gorgeous looking food. They have a big menu, so get ready to chow down! There’s even a lovely outdoor seating area so you can enjoy your meal outside.