For locals in Lancaster County and the many visitors to PA Dutch country, it’s a “fiesta” celebration of authentic cuisines and traditional atmospheres when they visit the very best in local eateries that serve real Mexican food.
You won’t be disappointed with any of the recommendations included on realLancasterCounty…we’ve eaten at each place ourselves and give you “four thumbs up!”
Tres Hermanos Authentic Mexican Grill
79 East Main Street
Mount Joy, PA 17522
Authentic taste and traditional ambiance are on the menu at locally owned and family operated Tres Hermanos Authentic Mexican Grill in Mount Joy. This hidden gem has earned its reputation as a genuine Mexican grill by cooking original recipes with cultural ingredients. From burritos and chimichangas to quesadillas and tostadas, the dynamic combination of great food and friendly service keeps their loyal patrons coming back for more savory and delicious meals.
1651 Lincoln Highway East
Lancaster, PA 17602
Plaza Mexico Restaurant, located east of historic Lancaster City and just minutes in driving distance from the heart of PA Dutch country, is a hidden gem goes beyond the ordinary! They take genuine pride in preparing aromatic entrees that are made to order, using only the freshest ingredients. They make small batches of their signature salsas throughout the day, as it is needed, ensuring they are the perfect complement to every meal. The cultural cuisine at Plaza Mexico is accented by the warm ambiance of a Mexican town square, where vibrant artwork and colorful decorations welcome guests to a fiesta style environment.
47 N Prince St
Lancaster, PA 17603
The authentic tastes of Mexican cuisine combined with a cozy cultural atmosphere makes Cocina Mexicana a “must experience” destination in the heart of Lancaster. Discover why this locally owned and family operated kitchen (cocina = kitchen in Spanish) has earned such a loyal following of patrons who keep coming back, week after week. Whether you want a quick lunch or a leisurely dinner, freshly prepared and delicious food is served in a welcoming atmosphere. Whether you are in the mood for tacos, burritos, enchiladas, or guacamole..all of their homemade specialties is a satisfying choice!
La Borimex Mexican Restaurant
1623 East Division Highway
Ephrata, PA 17522
Lancaster County is filled with real surprises…among them is the awesomely authentic Mexican food served at La Borimex. As one of just a few local businesses found in the hamlet of Hinkletown, it is easy to tell why so many locals have embraced the savory tastes that are prepared by Lito and his excellent kitchen staff. Whether you are a local or just visiting the area, La Borimex is your place for a fantastic food fiesta!
Aromas Del Sur
548 South State Street
Ephrata, Pennsylvania 17522
For those who appreciate the savory surprises of cultural cuisine, an open invitation is extended to discover the best in Spanish varieties at Aromas Del Sur. Specializing in authentic Colombian dishes and true to its name, the satisfied guests of this hidden gem enjoy the “aromas of the South” in the welcoming atmosphere and warm ambiance of a Latin courtyard. First-time guests soon become loyal patrons at this BYOB destination, where the many fresh and delicious handcrafted recipes make their claim to fame as a food-lover’s favorite in Lancaster County.