Montreal’s taco scene is decent (and we have a whole guide to it), but it needs to be said: not all Mexican restaurants serve tacos, and not all taco restaurants should be classified as Mexican — and that’s where this map comes in.
Taquerias are the most common purveyors of Mexican food in town (and we’ve included a few of the best here), but it can be a challenge to find more diverse fare, like mole, complex saucy dishes that incorporate chiles, cocoa, and spices, or more seasonal plates like chiles en nogada, peppers smothered in walnuts and pomegranate seeds.
Sure, the options are somewhat limited in Montreal, particularly in comparison to a lot of American cities — for example, the regional cuisines of Mexico (such as Oaxacan food) do not get a lot of play here. However, there’s a sizable Mexican community, with restaurants dishing up pozole, cochinita pibil, and more — these are the highlights. ¡Provecho!Read More