top story 20 Mexican food places to try in Lincoln May 12, 2018 (…) Facebook Twitter Email Print Save Check out the wide variety of Mexican food options available in Lincoln. Neveria Neveria is located in the Nort Bottoms at 1317 N. 10th St. VICTORIA AYOTTE BROWN, Journal Star Mi Tierra Family Mexican Restaurant Buy Now Hand-carved chairs and booths and murals on the walls add to the ambiance at Mi Tierra Family Mexican Restaurant at 5500 Old Cheney Road. FRANCIS GARDLER, Journal Star Salsarita's Salsarita's is opening in the Wilderness Hills Shopping Center at 27th and Yankee Hill in mid-February. Salsarita's Facebook page Super Taco Super Taco's deep menu, full of Mexican classics as well as more casual choices, has many options. All tacos come with cilantro and onion. The restaurant is at 5501 Holdrege St. Courtesy photo El Cielito Lindo Buy Now The Plato Mixto, a mixed platter of beef, chicken, shrimp, and grilled vegetables, is a customer favorite at El Cielito Lindo. The restaurant, a second location for Cielito Lindo, is at 1601 Q St. KRISTIN STREFF, Journal Star file photo El Chaparro Buy Now El Chaparro is at 900 S. 13th. Journal Star file photo El Potrero Buy Now El Potrero is at Eighth and Q streets in the Haymarket. Journal Star file photo Mazatlan II Trio fajitas (bottom), rice and beans (left), and Morales shrimp salad (right) served with margaritas at Mazatlan II. The restaurant is at 2701 King Lane. The original Mazatlan is at 211 N. 70th Street. LJS file La Paz Buy Now La Paz Mexican Restaurant is at 321 N. Cotner. Journal Star file Copal Buy Now Apple Habanero salsa and fresh tortilla chips with signature cocktails Copal Margarita, Princess Donaji and Cucumber Jalapeno are served at Copal. Copal is at 4747 Pioneers Blvd. AMBER BAESLER/Lincoln Journal Star Chipotle Buy Now Chipotle is considered one of the trendsetters in the move to fast casual dining. The restaurant has three locations in Lincoln, the newest of those at 6005 O St. Associated Press file photo Cielito Lindo Buy Now The interior of Mexican restaurant Cielito Lindo includes hand-painted murals. Cielito Lindo is at 100 North First St. Journal Star file photo Hacienda Real Buy Now Four different kinds of enchilada and Molcajete De Carne, with chicken, beef and pork, are among the offerings at Hacienda Real. The restaurant is at 3130 Pine Lake Road. ERIC GREGORY/Lincoln Journal Star D'Leon's Buy Now Super nachos from D'Leon's. The restaurant has a number of locations around Lincoln, with the original drive-through at 2140 W. O St. open 24 hours a day. Journal Star file photo Tia Lety's Buy Now Mexican dishes at Tia Lety's include mixed fajitas (left), chicken enchiladas and steak tacos. The restaurant is at 2701 N. 27th St. GWYNETH ROBERTS/Lincoln Journal Star Fuzzy's Taco Shop Buy Now A fajita plate (bottom), a chicken enchilada plate (top right) and chips and queso dip are some of the dishes available at Fuzzy's Taco Shop, 1442 O St. FRANCIS GARDLER/Lincoln Journal Star Tico’s Buy Now Tico's is at 317 S. 17th St. LJS file photo La Paloma Buy Now La Paloma’s enchilada dinner plate. La Paloma is at 8320 Northwoods Drive. LJS file El Rancho Buy Now Romaldo Hernandez prepares pork with pineapple for tacos at El Rancho's outside eatery in 2011. El Rancho is at 2700 O St. The owners opened a second restaurant in the Railyard across from the arena, 601 R. St., El Mariachi Taco Cantina. Journal Star file photo Pancho Villa Buy Now The Super Pancho Villa Plate is a signature dish at Pancho Villa Mexican Grill, 5800 Cornhusker Highway. LJS file Tags Sweeps Restaurants As featured on +3 Review: Como Se Taco offers new twist on old favorite The folks at GroundUp Restaurants have done it again: They’ve taken a common food -- this ti… La Paz keys to success: Longtime employees and loyal customers There probably are a number of reasons for the success that Rick Holm and his wife Julie Bur… +4 Review: Chevys brings Mexican fare to Edgewood Lincoln’s become an attractive market for chain restaurants, with Chevys Fresh Mex among tho… More information Beacon Hills restaurant to close Dining notes, 5/18 Facebook Twitter Email Print Save Load comments Most Popular Death penalty sought for Aubrey Trail in killing of Sydney Loofe; prosecutors cite 'exceptional depravity,' history of violence Uber driver, former TV weatherman cited for DUI after asking passengers for pot, Lincoln police say Gebbia doesn't feel like underdog in Nebraska quarterback competition Driver killed in I-80 accident just west of Lincoln Woman dies after rolling car near Norris High School promotion What do our archives hold for you? Explore millions of historical pages from your local newspaper for just $7.95. promotion Check your summer vacation photos: One could win you $1,000 Then let your friends know they should vote for your photos. The contest voting period is July 17-23.