Mexican

Margaritas Jalisco

1616 SW 17th, Topeka

After months of working to get the restaurant open, sisters Imelda and Irene Panuco opened their dream restaurant in August 2014. They offer a wide variety of homemade Mexican food, great drinks and are conveniently located right across the street from Washburn University.



NOTO Burrito

822 North Kansas Ave., Topeka

NOTO Burrito, located in the heart of the NOTO Arts District, offers gourmet burritos, bowls and tacos with a unique flair and taste. NOTO Burrito opened in June of 2013.



On the Border Mexican Grill and Cantina

1235 S.W. Wanamaker, Topeka

On the Border, which opened in 2005, serves your favorite Mexican dishes prepared in a Tex-Mex fashion. Enjoy specialty fajitas, tacos or Build Your Own Burrito. If you're counting calories, choose from the Border Smart menu featuring items with 750 or less calories, 25g or less of fat, and 8g or less of saturated fat.



Pancho's

3506 S.W. Topeka Blvd., Topeka

Founded in 2005 in Kansas City, Pancho's is a 24/7 Mexican restaurant known for giant burritos. The Topeka restaurant, which opened in Dec. 2011, focuses on using fresh ingredients to prepare made-from-scratch Mexican cuisine.

The Topeka location is the sixth Pancho's to open and features burritos, fajitas, tortas, tostadas, tamales, enchiladas, and tacos as well as combination platters and breakfast burritos.



Pepe & Chela's

1001 S.W. Tyler, Topeka

The Aliva family has been feeding Topekans since 1986. Everything is made fresh daily, from the chips to the chile rellenos -- with food made from both Avila family recipes and other dishes created to entice customers.

In May 2009, the restaurant completed a new outdoor patio, adding 26 seats where diners can enjoy the weather on nice days and evenings. The patio features outdoor music and lights.



Qdoba

1025 SW Wanamaker Road, Topeka

Qdoba offers a new spin on Mexican food, utilizing unique flavors combined in interesting ways. Homemade guacamole is prepared daily, and black and pinto beans are slowly simmered in cumin spice and onion.

Don't forget to try Qdoba's wide selection of salsas and sauces for the perfect topping to your meal. Three Cheese Queso is a signature item at this national chain.

Qdoba, located next to Jimmy John's in an new building on the west side of the 1000 block of SW Wanamaker Road, is one of a handful of new restaurants that popped up during the summer of 2008. (Updated 3/10/09)



Rivera's Carry Out

623 S.W. 6th Ave., Topeka

A rush of mouth watering aromas will greet you when you walk in the door of this cozy little restaurant. The cantina style lunch counter is perfect for a lunch date, and the friendly staff will recommend a dish if you can't choose from the lengthy menu. Small space, big flavors!



Taco Bell

101 S.E. 29th St., Topeka

Taco Bell produces quality Mexican favorites like tacos, burritos, nachos and quesidallias at a low cost and in a short amount of time. It favors vegetable oil over animal fat for its fried foods and beans. For the more health conscious, Taco Bell offers a Fresco menu, replacing cheese and sour cream with pico de gallo, a healthy mix of fresh tomatoes, onions, cilantro and chili peppers. This Taco Bell has a drive-through for customer convenience.



Taco Bell

2013 N. Topeka Blvd., Topeka

Taco Bell produces quality Mexican favorites like tacos, burritos, nachos and quesidallias at a low cost and in a short amount of time. It favors vegetable oil over animal fat for its fried foods and beans. For the more health conscious, Taco Bell offers a Fresco menu, replacing cheese and sour cream with pico de gallo, a healthy mix of fresh tomatoes, onions, cilantro and chili peppers.
This Taco Bell has a drive-through for customer convenience. (Updated 2/24/09)



Taco Bell

1560 S.W. Wanamaker, Topeka

Taco Bell produces Mexican favorites like tacos, burritos, nachos and quesidallias at a low cost and in a short amount of time. It favors vegetable oil over animal fat for its fried foods and beans. For the more health conscious, Taco Bell offers a Fresco menu, replacing cheese and sour cream with pico de gallo, a healthy mix of fresh tomatoes, onions, cilantro and chili peppers.
This Taco Bell has a drive-through for customer convenience. (Updated 2/24/09)