Delicious Mexican Restaurants in Montrose That We Can’t Get Enough Of

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If you’re like us, you know that Mexican food is one of the most important food groups in any diet. If you agree you have to check out these delicious Mexican restaurants in Montrose that we can’t get enough of.

We found spots for authentic Mexican lovers, tex-mex foodies, and all the taco snobs. Dine-in, take out and enjoy flavorful meals and delicious cocktails. They all have delightful menu options to choose from and fun welcoming atmospheres. Always unique and always flavorful. Check them all out and decide which one is your favorite. We’re sure you’ll stop by these spots more than once!

Come in for authentic award-winning Mexican cuisine and delicious drinks at Hugo’s. Enjoy dinner, weekend brunch, and happy hour at this delicious Mexican restaurant in Montrose. Inspired by the flavors of his homeland, Chef Hugo Ortega serves up a variety of traditional dishes. 

Start off with a round of signature margaritas like the Malinche, a tropical margarita peach brandy, lime, and pineapple juice. Share appetizers like Taquito De Langosta or Carnitas de Pato. They have so many amazing entrees to choose from like their Pato en Mole Poblano with crispy duck, mole Poblano, and savory bread pudding. Come on down to Hugo’s and enjoy a tasty meal for any occasion!

Monday | CLOSED
Tuesday–Thursday | 3PM–9PM
Friday | 11:30AM–10PM
Saturday | 10AM–10PM
Sunday | 10AM–3PM

📍1600 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006

Get Tex-Mex done right from Candente. This delicious Mexican restaurant in Montrose prides themselves on their handcrafted Tex-Mex and signature cocktails. Dine in for lunch, dinner, and happy hour, or order up a feast to bring home to the family. 

Share some Chile con Queso, Brisket Nachos, or Smoked Chicken Flauntas with the table. Grab a light meal like a flavorful taco salad or feast on one of their Grill Combination plates. Don’t forget about their Tex-Mex traditional meals like Beef Enchiladas and Crispy Tacos. No visit to Candente is complete without a round of Margaritas. Always refreshing and loaded with tequila!

Monday–Tuesday | CLOSED
Wednesday–Thursday | 11AM–9PM
Friday–Saturday | 11AM–10PM
Sunday | 11AM–9PM

📍4306 Yoakum Blvd, Houston, TX 77006

Visit Cuchara, an authentic Mexico City bistro! Dine is surrounded by jolts of color and texture as well as eye-catching murals all inspired by Mexico City. Enjoy brunch, lunch or dinner served on rainbow-hued plates and bowls at this delicious Mexican restaurant in Montrose. 

Come in and try their margarita of the day made with fresh ingredients or take your tastebuds on a flavor journey with Charlie’s Devil margarita. They have tasty shareables like Tostaditas del Ajusco and Guacamole Tradicional. Try out authentic Mexican entrees like our favorite Las Tres Damas, 3 queso fresco enchiladas with a side of refried beans. Come on in for a delicious meal in a colorful atmosphere!

Monday | CLOSED
Tuesday–Thursday | 11AM–10PM
Friday–Saturday | 11AM–11PM
Sunday | 11AM–10PM

📍214 Fairview St Suite #1, Houston, TX

Enjoy delicious food and drinks in a fun wacky environment at Pistolero’s. This taco and tequila bar is one of the best Mexican restaurants in Montrose. Come in for some of the tasty margaritas, but stay for a yummy Mexican meal like street tacos or enchiladas.

Pinstolero’s is open for dinner, weekend brunch, and happy hour. Choose refreshing cocktails and margaritas from their large drink menu. Our personal favorites are the Strawberry Limonada and the Watermelon Basil Casamigos Margarita. They also serve up delicious food options like their must-try Steak Nachos. Come in for casual drinks with friends or a dinner date night! Pinstolero’s is the perfect spot for any night on the town. 

Monday | 4PM–12AM
Tuesday | 4PM–1AM
Wednesday–Thursday | 4PM–12AM
Friday | 4PM–1AM
Saturday | 12PM–1AM
Sunday | 12PM–12AM

📍1517 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006

Enjoy Tex-Mex anytime you please at Chapultepec Lupita. This Mexican restaurant in Montrose is open 24/7 for dine-in or takeout. Perfect for a late night bite or an early morning hangover cure. Located in a funky, colorful vintage house, Chapultepec Lupita has 60 different tequilas, over 20 different margaritas, and tons of delicious tex mex food options. 

Order a variety of Mexican favorites like quesadillas, tamales, enchiladas, and excellent mole. They have breakfast options as well like delicious Huevos Rancheros and sweet desserts like sticky Pecan Cheesecake. Their food is delightful and inexpensive, so don’t feel guilty about ordering one of everything off the menu.

Open 24/7

📍813 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77006

Tacos, margaritas, tortillas, oh my! Check out these delicious Mexican restaurants in Montrose that we can’t get enough of. Snap a picture of your favorite meal and share it with us @stufftodoinhouston on Instagram and Facebook.

Maddie Gosson

Maddie Gosson

Maddie is a blogger and author for the Stuff to Do in Houston City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Houston area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinHouston on Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, and TikTok.