Just because fish seems like the regional meat of choice for Minnesota with its many lakes doesn’t mean you can’t get creative with it. Namely, you can stuff it in a taco and have quite the tasty meal that combines midwest and Mexican. Minnesota doesn’t skimp when it comes to this kind of unique choice in tacos. Here are 8 spots to get fish tacos near you in Minneapolis.
522 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414
Cooking up some of the most clever tacos in all of Minneapolis, Rusty Taco is the place to be for all things tacos. Their fish tacos, in particular, can come with grilled or tempura-battered cod, Baja sauce, red cabbage, cilantro. Open seven days a week.
Nico’s Taco and Tequila Bar
2516 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405
With a modern and funky vibe, Nico’s Taco and Tequila Bar in Minneapolis has quite the choice when it comes to fish tacos of all sorts. Located in Uptown, their menu boasts such fishy varieties as Pescado, Pescado Asado, Calamari, Scallop, and Camaron & Scallop. Open seven days a week.
3300 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55406
Having served up savory Mexican food to the Longfellow neighborhood, Sonora Grill has a unique appeal to their updated take on the traditional. Their seafood choices in taco span across Fish Tempura, Shrimp Tempura, and Seafood Bichi. This place is also open seven days a week.
1414 Quincy St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413
Melding to the urban environment with an industrial-chic appeal, Centro in Minneapolis has a certain quirky swank for dishing up delicious fish tacos. Their Pescado taco comes complete with beer-battered fish, cabbage slaw, and guajillo aioli.
3313 E 50th St, Minneapolis, MN 55417
With a little something for the whole family, Dominguez has a wealth of taco options. Their fish tacos come with chipotle sauce, onions, cilantro, and limes. They also have two types of shrimp tacos and enchiladas filled with tilapia fish. They’re open Tuesday through Saturday.
Stella’s Fish Café & Prestige Oyster Bar
1400 W Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55408
The seemingly obvious choice for a place that carries fish tacos, Stella’s Fish Cafe is the place in Uptown to find some quality seafood in an inviting environment. The fish tacos at this restaurant in Minneapolis are decadent with Blackened Tilapia, Crispy Walleye, and Blackened Ahi Tuna. Open seven days a week.
2112 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405
As one of the trendier spots of Uptown, The Lowry has a little bit of everything. And in the case of fish tacos, they supply a savory Blackened Tilapia with black bean corn salsa, taco slaw, guacamole, cilantro-lime sour cream, pico de gallo, and cilantro. Open seven days a week.
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4825 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417
Branded as serving extraordinary seafood, it’s safe to say that Sea Salt will have you covered when it comes to fish tacos. Their menu includes Fried Fish Tacos, Mahi Tacos, and Fried Mahi Tacos. Open seven days a week.
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