Best Mexican Restaurants in Mount Pleasant, SC

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Exquisito Mexican food may not always be the easiest to find, but don’t worry, we are here to help!

Based on our personal experience and top online reviews, we’ve put together a list of a few of the best Mexican restaurants in Mount Pleasant and surrounding areas. Don’t just take our word for it, make sure to click on the website links to see exactly what other people are saying about each pick!

Restaurants are listed alphabetically.

Carmen y Juan Homestyle Mexican Food

1118 Park West Blvd Ste 1-B, Mount Pleasant, SC 29466

If you are looking for delicious Mexican food, fresh ingredients, and savory recipes that will comfort you like only a home-cooked meal could, this is the restaurant to try next! All plates are cooked to perfection, enticing you to take a bite.

Raving reviews by satisfied customers recommend Carmen y Juan on Yelp, Google, and TripAdvisor for serving genuine Mexican-rooted foods.Today, many Mexican-American dishes seem to more closely resemble Tex-Mex, which while tasty, does differ from true Mexican cuisine.

Takeout | First Come First Serve Limited Patio Seating

Carmen y Juan’s Sergio’s Burrito (flour tortillas stuffed with avocado, cheese, meat, and tomatos, then wrapped in bacon)

Papi’s Taqueria

1012 Ocean Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451

Come revel in the gorgeous views of the Atlantic ocean, while digging into one of Papi’s renowned and locally sourced beach tacos. You won’t want to miss out on this endearing Mexican food at the ultimate summer spot!

Reviews on Google, Yelp, and TripAdvisor praise the lively atmosphere, friendly service, and flavored packed food.

Takeout | Limited Outdoor Seating

Papi’s Newest Menu Edition: Tortilla Salad

Rio Chico Mexican Restaurant

660 Long Point Rd Unit C, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

Trust us, no one will leave hungry once they sink their teeth into one of Rio Chico’s gratifying chicken flautas or any one of its signature seafood incorporated dishes.

Pleased customers on Google, Yelp, and TripAdvisor complement its sweet prices and wide range of familiar but original dishes that consistently leave them wanting more.

Carryout | 50% Capacity Indoor & Outdoor Service

Rio Chico’s Chicken Flautas Fried to Perfection

SOL Southwest Kitchen

1101 Stockade Ln, Mount Pleasant, SC 29466

SOL Southwest Kitchen is not your typical Mexican restaurant. It fuses traditional Mexican flavors and bold Southwestern ingredients with an old fashioned Southern kick. All menu items are made to order in house daily. This kitchen is known for its wood fire grill, fresh and tangy drinks, and mouthwatering brunches that give creative a new name.

Highly ranked on Google, TripAdvisor, and Yelp for its unique takes on Mexican cuisine; you just might find yourself addicted as well.

ToGo | Limited Indoor & Outdoor Patio Seating | DoorDash Delivery

SOL’s Tequila Shrimp