5 Deliciously Cheap Tacos To Try In New York

Most people think that finding yummy tacos in New York is difficult. For them, here are the best tacos that are tasty, fresh and affordable in Jackson Height, or the Roosevelt Avenue.

1. La Esquina Del Camaron Mexicano

Where– 80-02 Roosevelt Ave
Cost for Two Tacos- $7.00

Literally hidden in the corner bodega on 80th street with solid ceviche, Veracruz-style. Specialty is Cocteles or Mexican Seafood cocktails – definitely worth a try.

2. La Tia Julia Taco Truck

Where– Roosevelt Ave and Benham St
Cost for a Taco– $2.50

A Queens institution of a taco truck, and for good reason- this stuff is pretty amazing. Tacos, tamales, enchiladas, tortas, and more- everything is fresh and on-point. People are friendly, food is incredibly reasonably-priced, and service is excellent, from my experience.

3. Tacos Al Suadero

Where- 87-21 Roosevelt Ave
Cost for a Taco- $2.50

Tacos Al Suadero is a 24×7 open restaurant that serves Awesome tacos and great prices! Taco ’bout good eats here amigo, each taco gets a nice heap of guacamole on top of all that beef and pork. The broiled beef is no joke, falls apart instantly once it hits your palette.

4. Taco Veloz

Where-86-10 Roosevelt Ave
Cost for a Taco– $2.50

There is no seating here but there is counter space to nosh on your noms. If you’re vegetarian ask for a taco without meat. Otherwise, order from a menu that spans from carne enchilada to lengua.

5. Taqueria Coatzingo

Where: 76-05 Roosevelt Avenue
Cost for a Taco– $2.00

Located in a super ethnic neighborhood in Queens, this restaurant is a troop from the city, but provides the ultimate experience when you’re on a NYC-wide hunt for the best authentic Mexican cuisine with a splash of culture. The food will take a while, but they provide you with complimentary chips and salsa while you wait. In addition, each taco already comes with guacamole.