2017: Brooklyn Voted Calexico Best Mexican Restaurant!
645 Manhattan Avenue (347) 763-2129 www.calexico.net
Named after a small town on the border of California and Mexico, Calexico is a family-owned and operated eatery that – with a total of seven locations nationwide – excels in top-notch Mexican cooking. What started as a food cart in SoHo, selling tacos and burritos for a few bucks, quickly grew to become the establishment it is today, including its famed Greenpoint location, which takes the cake for best Mexican in the borough. Its menu boasts all the favorites – from guacamole and carne fries to burritos and quesadillas – to fun and festive dishes like Calexico’s sizzling fajitas. All that, coupled with its tremendous customer service, helps make it the best Mexican restaurant in the borough.