We’ve all had that fixed craving that only a savory taco can satisfy. So what happens if this feeling hits you while you are visiting North Carolina? You aren’t a local and you have no idea where to go. Surely you don’t seek out the nearest TacoBell either…bleh! Fortunately, for you, we’ve put together a list that includes the best restaurants to enjoy North Carolina tacos. Yeah, you’re welcome.
NuvoTaco (formerly Nanataco: same company, different name) in Durham is a delicious Mexican restaurant serving fish and meat tacos, $5 margaritas, as well as several authentic mains. They regularly cater to the Durham area so keep that in mind when planning your next fiesta and need the best North Carolina tacos!
A local hot spot in Wilmington, Flaming Amy’s prepares some incredible North Carolina tacos and burritos as well as an extensive salsa bar. If you’re looking to lessen your carb intake, check out Flaming Amy’s Burrito Bowl also in Wilmington.
As evident in their name, Cabo Fish Taco is known for its mouth-watering tacos. This hidden treasure is located in two different Charlotte areas: Charlotte and Ballantyne. This is also one of the more popular joints serving North Carolina tacos.
Not your typical restaurant for tacos, Soul Gastrolounge in Charlotte offers a wide arrange of entrees. But their most unusual dishes are the Asian glazed pork belly tacos served with watermelon salsa and the Sashimi Tuna Tacos. These are easily the most unique of all North Carolina tacos.
Tacos AND tequila? Now, that’s a good combo! Gonza Tacos and Tequila offers both a lunch and dinner menu, catering, and full bar. You can enjoy a taco at any of their four North Carolina locations: Raleigh, Downtown Raleigh, Wake Forrest, as well as Durham. So, you won’t have to travel far to find some of the best North Carolina tacos.