6 Guac-tastic Mexican Restaurants to Check Out!

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Avocadon’t even get me started on how important today is! It’s Mexican Independence Day and National Guacamole Day! The mashed up avocado medley is the perfect accompaniment to your favourite Mexican dish. Here are some of Vancouver’s favourite Mexican restaurants:

1. Sal y Limon

With three locations in Vancouver, Sal y Limon is a local favourite for delicious Mexican cuisine.


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2. Holy Guacamole 

The new Denman restaurant serves up authentic Mexican food and sides, including (of course) guacamole!


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3. Tacofino

From what started as a taco stop in the back of a surf shop in Tofino, Tacofino now has multiple locations and is a local favourite.


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 4. La Taqueria

La Taqueria will soon have five locations throughout the Lower Mainland. The local staple also makes their own tequila to accompany their yummy fare! This week save 15% off all meal selections with the promo code: VIVAMEXICO.


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5. Gringo

If you see the flamingos, you already know you’re about to get some delicious eats! Gringo is a unique (and very neon) favourite in Gastown.


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6. Bandidas Taqueria

In addition to amazing brunch options, this vegetarian and vegan inspired Mexican spot has take-out specials for whatever you desire!


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Among the many contributions Mexico has made, they've brought us the delicious creation of guacamole! Happy Mexican Independence Day (and National Guacamole Day)!