Vancouver Cheap Eats: Mexican Food
With heavy rainfall these past few weeks, you may be in search of a tropical reprieve. But if a plane ticket may be out of the cards, take a flavour-escape with some of Vancouver’s top Mexican cheap eats.
Situated in the Downtown core, the Mexican Antojitos Cantina is popular for their traditional Mexican dishes. Our favourite is the Torta Ahogada Sub stuffed with braised pork and topped off with salsa and red pickled onions for $9.50.
Address: 1049 Granville Street
A classic go-to spot for many Vancouverites, we suggest grabbing a burrito bowl for $8.95. In Burnaby? There’s one on Kingsway. Surrey, you’re getting yours soon.
Address: 818 Howe Street
La Taqueria Pinche Taco Shop
Vegetarian? At La Taqueria, four veggie tacos are only $8.50. Our picks are the Calabacita and Rajas con Crema.
Address: Locations on Hastings, Cambie, and in North Vancouver (Check website for details)
If you’re hungry and on a smaller budget, you’re in luck. At Chronic Tacos, almost everything on the menu is under $10, including the Tostada Bowl for $8.99.
Address: 382 West Broadway
With four tacos for $10, you can enjoy an authentic Mexican meal without breaking the bank.
Address: 435 Abbott Street
Sal y Limón
A staple on Kingsway with simple decor, you’ll find authentic Mexican cuisine here.
Address: 701 Kingsway