Restaurants The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains  

Restaurant Chains
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The best Mexican restaurant chains list includes fast food Mexican restaurants like La Salsa, Rubio's Coastal Grill, and Chipotle as well as sit down Mexican chains like Acapulco and Chevy's. Mexican chain restaurants include any taco restaurant where you can order Mexican cuisine. While not for everyone, Mexican chain restaurant dining is a popular dining destinations for families all across America who love the spicy flavors of Mexico and the comfort of chain restaurants.

What are the best chain Mexican restaurants? Compared to taco stands in Mexico, Mexican chain restaurants in the USA often serve tacos, burritos and salsa that is more adapted to American tastes than authentic food. Mexican food chains also offer a familiarity through their decor and menu throughout all of their locations. So, what is the best Mexican restaurant chain? Where do you go if you are looking for Mexican food in the US? This list focuses primarily on sit-down restaurants, but feel free to add your own favorites.

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Moe's Southwest Grill is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Chevys Fresh Mex is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
Restaurant - Number of Locations: 123

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Chipotle Mexican Grill is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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On the Border Mexican Grill & ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains

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El Pollo Loco is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Qdoba Mexican Grill is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Del Taco is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Chuy's is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Taco Bell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
Restaurant, Fast food

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Baja Fresh is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Abuelo's is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
MissTCShore added Abuelo's Abuelo's is a chain of upscale Mexican restaurants located mostly in the eastern half of the United States.  They have (as of this writing) about 30 locations.  The serve fresh, made to order authentic Mexican cuisine that is very good and flavorful.  They have a wide variety of options on their menu, full service bar, and generally efficient and friendly staff.

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Rubio's Coastal Grill is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Taco Cabana is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Don Pablo's is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Taco Bueno is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Pappasito's Cantina is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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El Torito is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Cafe Rio Mexican Grill is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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89 113
Freebirds World Burrito is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Taco John's is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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80 105
Wahoo's Fish Taco is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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ACAPULCO RESTAURANTS INC is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Taco Time is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Torchy's Tacos is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Señor Frog's is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains

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bitchez is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Taco del Mar is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Costa Vida is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Manuel's Mexican Restaurant is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Carlos O'Kelly's is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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King Taco is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Green Burrito is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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26 69
Sharky's Woodfired Mexican Gri... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Chronic Tacos is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Red Burrito is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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La Parrilla is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Tumbleweed Tex Mex Grill & Mar... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains

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Poquito Mas is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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California Tortilla is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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El Rodeo is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
El Rodeo Number of Locations: 8

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Target is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Walmart is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Carlos'n Charlie's is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
Restaurant - Number of Locations: 11

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Papa Chano's is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Samsung is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Microsoft Studios is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Fred's Mexican Cafe is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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