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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228 151
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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619 539
Chipotle Mexican Grill is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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368 330
On the Border Mexican Grill & ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains

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295 268
El Pollo Loco is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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268 268
Qdoba Mexican Grill is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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208 211
Chuy's is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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198 199
Del Taco is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
Restaurant, Fast food

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137 133
Abuelo's is listed (or ranked) 9 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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Taco Bell is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
Restaurant, Fast food

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230 250
Baja Fresh is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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152 156
Rubio's Coastal Grill is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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120 121
Taco Cabana is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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155 168
Don Pablo's is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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86 81
Taco Bueno is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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112 121
Pappasito's Cantina is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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105 116
El Torito is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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91 102
Cafe Rio Mexican Grill is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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89 112
Freebirds World Burrito is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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82 104
Taco John's is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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80 104
Wahoo's Fish Taco is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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89 119
ACAPULCO RESTAURANTS INC is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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73 101
Taco Time is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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54 77
Torchy's Tacos is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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66 105
Señor Frog's is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains

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40 85
Taco del Mar is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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13 39
Costa Vida is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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35 82
King Taco is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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43 99
Green Burrito is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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27 69
Carlos O'Kelly's is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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26 68
Chronic Tacos is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
zxray added Chronic Tacos Restaurant

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30 76
Red Burrito is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
zxray added Red Burrito Restaurant, Fast Food

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4 20
Manuel's Mexican Restaurant is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
Michael Salazar added Manuel's Mexican Restaurant

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bitchez is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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24 66
La Parrilla is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
wiabux added La Parrilla

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25 68
Sharky's Woodfired Mexican Gri... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
analise.dubner added Sharky's Woodfired Mexican Grill

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19 57
Tumbleweed Tex Mex Grill & Mar... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains

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19 60
Poquito Mas is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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Target is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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California Tortilla is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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22 69
El Rodeo is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
El Rodeo Number of Locations: 8

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Walmart is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
RavenKolenda added Department store, Retail, Variety Stores

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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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Samsung is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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14 64
Papa Chano's is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
sapphirespire added Papa Chano's Restaurant

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3 25
Microsoft Studios is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
RavenKolenda added Microsoft Studios Video game, Interactive entertainment, Video game industry

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10 66
Fred's Mexican Cafe is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Top Mexican Restaurant Chains
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