In search of a new favorite Mexican spot?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Mexican spots around Orlando, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to achieve your dreams.
Orlando-area consumers tend to spend more in March at restaurants than any other month of the year, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a software provider that helps small businesses get more reviews. Estimated daily customers at Orlando-area restaurants surged to 73 per business in March of last year, 12% higher than the average for the rest of the year.
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1. Agave Azul Cocina Mexicana
First on the list is Agave Azul Cocina Mexicana. Located at 4750 S. Kirkman Road, the Mexican spot is the highest-rated Mexican restaurant in Orlando, boasting 4.5 stars out of 927 reviews on Yelp.
Next up is Chuy's, a member of the chain, situated at 6688 S. Semoran Blvd. With four stars out of 343 reviews on Yelp, the bar and Mexican and Tex-Mex spot has proved to be a local favorite.
3. Border Grill Fresh-Mex
Border Grill Fresh-Mex, located at 5695-A Vineland Road, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the Mexican and Latin American spot 4.5 stars out of 1,163 reviews.
4. Tako Cheena
Tako Cheena, an Asian fusion and Mexican spot that offers empanadas and more, is another high-traffic go-to, with four stars out of 1,553 Yelp reviews. Head over to 932 N. Mills Ave. to see for yourself.