GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - In honor of Cinco de Mayo, we asked our KARE 11 Facebook fans to share their favorite local Mexican restaurants. And we got quite the response.
More than 650 comments came pouring in, with people sharing their must-visit spots when it comes to flavors from across the border. A few fans noted they were keeping their choice top-secret -- to ensure tables would be available during the busy rush.
The selections were all over the board, with only a few getting several shout-outs.
The top 5 favorite, as picked by our Facebook fans were ...
-- Taco Loco (Shakopee)
-- Fiesta Cancun (Eagan, Red Wing, Lino Lakes)
-- El Loro (Lexington, Eagan, Crystal, Coon Rapids and Bloomington)
-- Acapulcos (multiple locations)
-- Pepitos (Minneapolis)
Other favorites mentioned, include ...
-- Boca Chica (St. Paul)
-- El Burrito Mercado (St. Paul)
-- Maya Cuisine (Minneapolis)
-- A la Salsa (Midtown Global Market)
-- La Fonda de los Lobos (Eagan)
-- Pineda Tacos (Plymouth)
-- Teresa's (Golden Valley, Eagan and Lakeville)
Looking for other recommendations? You may want to bookmark the post for future reference.