Satisfy Your Cravings with the Best Tacos Near Sterling Heights

Indulge in Sterling Heights' diverse taco offerings, from authentic Mexican cuisine to innovative flavors.

Welcome to Sterling Heights, a city that’s quickly becoming a haven for taco lovers! Whether you’re a local or just passing through, you’re in for a treat with these top taco destinations. Each spot brings its own unique flavors and experiences to the table, promising a memorable culinary journey through authentic Mexican cuisine. 

Que Pasa Taqueria

Family-owned Que Pasa Taqueria prides itself on serving up some of the best street food in town. Their menu is packed with Mexican favorites, from classic tortas and queso dip to menudo. The taqueria has quickly become a community favorite, praised for its authentic flavors and casual dining atmosphere.

Highlighting their innovative dishes, the menu showcases red tacos—corn shell tacos soaked in Birria sauce and adorned with cilantro, onions, and cheese.  This rich blend of traditional and inventive offerings cements Que Pasa Taqueria’s reputation as a must-visit for anyone craving a true taste of Mexico.

Amigos Street Tacos

Amigos Street Tacos is a must-visit for taco enthusiasts. With a commitment to delivering authentic street-style tacos, this spot has garnered a loyal following. Their menu features a wide variety of tacos, ensuring there’s something for everyone.

Their birria tacos are a standout, drawing customers from all over the city. For those looking for a deal, they offer 5 tacos for $10 every day and a special $2 per taco on Tuesdays. It’s an accessible spot for a quick lunch or a leisurely dinner​. Opens daily, from 8 am to 10 pm.

Las Tortugas Taqueria

Las Tortugas Taqueria brings a little taste of Mexico to Macomb County. Since its opening in 2009, it has been rated highly for its tacos and Mexican cuisine. This spot offers an array of Mexican dishes that cater to all tastes. Customers favor their wet burrito, tacos de asada, and the unique Mexican fried ice cream.

The taqueria is known for its welcoming atmosphere and has a reputation for being one of the best places to enjoy authentic Mexican food in the area. Enjoy their happy hour Tuesday- Friday from 2-5 p.m. which includes $1.50 tacos.

Don Patron

With hours that cater to both early and late diners, Don Patron is a great option for anyone looking to enjoy tacos in a lively atmosphere. This establishment is known for its diverse taco selection, featuring unique options such as tilapia and shrimp, honey chipotle shrimp, and classic fish tacos.

With taco meals beginning at $16.99, there’s a flavor for every palate. Additionally, Don Patron caters to families with a kid-friendly menu, making it an excellent choice for family dining experiences. This blend of versatile dining hours, a vibrant atmosphere, and a broad menu ensures that Don Patron stands out as a go-to destination for taco enthusiasts in Sterling Heights.

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Darlene A. White
Darlene A. White
Darlene A. White, is a dedicated freelance journalist based in metro Detroit. With over a decade of journalistic experience under her belt, she creates compelling stories that attract a diverse readership, with a particular emphasis on parenting. As a mom of twins, Darlene enjoys library visits, park coffees and Target outings.


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