8 Must-Try Places If You're Looking For Good Mexican Food In Klang Valley

Load up on nachos, tacos and more!

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1. Thyme Out @ Bandar Sunway (halal)

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This hip Mexican joint serves a mouth-watering mix of dishes, from Cubano sandwiches to burrito bowls. The flavour-packed Pablo, a braised lamb sandwich with crushed nachos, melted cheese and jalapeños, is a must try!

Address: 66, Jalan PJS 11/7, Bandar Sunway, Selangor

Opening hours: 11am - 10pm (daily)

Contact: +6017 372 8463

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

2. Fresca Mexican Kitchen & Bar (pork-free)

Load up on brunch-friendly Mexican eats at Fresca! The crowd-favourite Huevos  Rancheros is a comforting mix of beautifully fried eggs atop tortilla chips, ranchero salsa, guacamole and fresh vegetables. The Pollo Releno, crispy breaded chicken stuffed with chorizo and cheese, is a popular choice too!

Outlets: Avenue K | Mid Valley Megamall

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

3. Panchos (pork-free)

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Fuel up on burritos and nachos at this affordable and satisfying Mexican food-joint. Their Barbacoa Enchiladas, a flavourful mix of tender pulled beef, chipotle salsa, sour cream, and cheddar, deserves a spot on your makan list.

Bangsar | Mid Valley Megamall

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

4. Sala KL @ Sri Hartamas (pork-free)

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Image via Sala KL

This plant-based eatery serves fresh vegan alternatives to Tex-Mex classics. Sala may be meat-free but they keep their dishes hearty, from the protein-packed tempeh and hummus tacos to their colourful burritos.

Address: A-03A-G Galeria Hartamas, No 21 Jalan 26A/70A Desa Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:
9am - 7pm (Mondays - Wednesdays)
9am - 9pm (Fridays - Saturdays)
9am - 3pm (Sundays)

+603 6206 1131

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

5. La Mexicana @ Jalan Ampang (non-halal)

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Mexican food fans are in for a real treat at La Mexicana. Known for their authentic dishes, the Queso Fundido comes highly recommended. Who could say no to mushrooms and salsa topped with oozing melted Mozzarella?

Address: No.347, Jalan Ampang, Desa Pahlawan, Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:
12pm - 3pm, 5pm - 11pm (Mondays- Fridays)
12pm - 11.30pm (Saturdays & Sundays)

Contact: +603 4266 6262

More info on: Facebook 

6. Las Carretas (pork-free)

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Enjoy the great selection of Mexican food available at this popular joint, from delicious quesadillas to piping hot fajitas. For something truly enjoyable, order up the charbroiled Australian lamb tenderloin. 

Outlets: Bukit Damansara | USJ | Ampang

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

7. Loco Bar & Restaurant @ Changkat (pork-free)

A pit-stop at this lively restaurant isn’t complete without trying their popular Burritos Loco, large burritos packed to the brim with refried beans, avocado, and lettuce with a choice of chicken, beef, or more vegetables.

Address: No. 22, Changkat, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours: 11am - 3am (daily)

Contact: +603 2142 8260

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

8. Curbside Cantina (pork-free)

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Image via Cleo Malaysia

This fiery food truck has carved a name for itself among local foodies, known for their legit Mexican eats. They’re frequently open in TTDI, dishing out drool-worthy tacos, nachos, and churros.

Address: 17A Lorong Datuk Sulaiman 7, TTDI, Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:
(Thursdays - Fridays)
(Mondays - Wednesdays)
Closed on Saturdays & Sundays

Contact: +603 7732 3051

For more information about their whereabouts and daily updates: Facebook | Instagram

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