30A's Culinary Fiesta: Hottest Spots for Mexican Eats of 2023 - 30A


30A’s Culinary Fiesta: Hottest Spots for Mexican Eats of 2023

Prepare to embark on a flavorful journey through the vibrant world of Mexican and Latin cuisine along Florida’s Scenic Highway 30A. From sizzling fajitas to savory tacos, these hot spots offer a tantalizing exploration of diverse flavors. After careful consideration and input from Latin cuisine enthusiasts, we present to you the hottest spots for Mexican and Latin cuisine on 30A. Get ready to indulge in a fiesta of delicious dishes!

Winner: Amigos 30A Mexican Kitchen

Amigos 30A Mexican Kitchen, our crowned champion for the hottest spot for Mexican and Latin cuisine, is a culinary gem located in Santa Rosa Beach. From savoring mouthwatering bowls to enjoying their delectable guacamole, every bite at Amigos 30A is a flavorful adventure. The warm and inviting ambiance combined with a dedication to fresh, quality ingredients make this restaurant a fiesta of taste. With an extensive list of flavored margaritas and a happy hour that doesn’t disappoint, Amigos is a great spot to grab a drink with friends.

Second Place: Taco 30A

Taco 30A, a food truck found in different locations across 30A depending on the day, claims second place with a menu that bursts with authentic Latin flavors. Taco 30a offers convenience while still curating flavors you will crave long after you leave 30A. With delicious menu items like their crispy cheesy tacos or homemade street corn, they have something for everyone. Taco 30A is the perfect place to grab a casual lunch or take tacos to-go to catch a beach sunset. 

Third Place: Red Fish Taco

Red Fish Taco in Blue Mountain Beach secures third place with its innovative take on Mexican and Latin cuisine. A focal point of the Redfish Village Shopping Center, Redfish Taco serves a bold, yet classic take on everything from tacos to top-shelf margaritas. The casual yet lively atmosphere is the perfect spot to enjoy housemade salsa and chips after a beach day or sip on their famous frozen Stink Juice and enjoy live music at night. Seafood-infused tacos and unique flavors make Red Fish Taco a must-stop for anyone looking for good food and a good time along 30A. 

More Mexican/Latin Delights:

While these establishments may not have claimed the top spots, they deserve recognition for their commitment to delivering delicious Mexican and Latin dishes that transport your taste buds south of the border.


LaCo in Seagrove Beach offers a fusion of Latin and coastal flavors that make every dish a work of art. From their tantalizing ceviche to their inventive empanadas, LaCo is a destination for foodies seeking Latin-inspired cuisine.

Macho Taco Cantina

Macho Taco Cantina in Santa Rosa Beach serves up bold flavors with its mouthwatering tacos and Latin-inspired dishes. The lively atmosphere and extensive tequila selection make it a great spot for enjoying Mexican food or grabbing a margarita.

Taco Bar

Taco Bar in Seaside captures the essence of a Latin street food market. With a walk-up bar only steps from the beach and a menu that has something for everyone, Taco Bar is perfect for those seeking a quick and flavorful Latin dining experience.

Los Rancheros

Los Rancheros in Santa Rosa Beach is a vibrant Mexican eatery that embraces the rich flavors of Mexico. Their diverse menu and festive ambiance make it a fantastic choice for those seeking traditional Mexican cuisine.

Mi Casita Mexican Grill

Mi Casita Mexican Grill in Seagrove Beach offers a taste of Mexico with their authentic dishes. From hearty burritos to zesty enchiladas, every dish showcases the authenticity and flavors of Mexican cuisine.

Don Pedro’s Mexican Restaurant

Don Pedro’s Mexican Restaurant on Highway 98 in Santa Rosa Beach provides a traditional Mexican dining experience. With its classic dishes and super-casual atmosphere, it’s a go-to spot for those craving the hearty flavors of Mexico.

For a complete list of this year’s winners, check out 30A Hot Spots Awards.


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