Where to Enjoy the Best Tacos in Mobile

When you want to enjoy some tacos, several Mobile restaurants have you covered. They serve both classic and outside-of-the-box creations and offer lively settings where you can enjoy a meal with friends. The best places for tacos around our apartments near the University of South Alabama include:


When you want fresh tacos served quickly, head to Roosters. The restaurant became a part of the community in 2017. It brings the flavors of Latin America to Mobile, and every dish features the finest, freshest ingredients. The chefs serve the tacos in handmade corn or flour tortillas. Choices include grilled mahi mahi, spicy steak, and jerk chicken. If you visit on a Tuesday, you can enjoy a dollar off all tacos between 11:00 a.m and 9:00 p.m.

Brick and Spoon 

Open daily for breakfast and lunch, the staff at Brick and Spoon “creates unique meals with a spoonful of Southern flair.” It offers a fun, vibrant setting. The dining room comes complete with bright yellow bar stools, colorful works of art, and picture windows. Be sure and sample the shrimp tacos. They come topped with mango salsa, sriracha aioli, and a spring mix. 

Baumhower's Victory Grille 

When Bob Baumhower decided to share his passion for food, Baumhower's was born. He was a former University of Alabama student and Miami Dolphins player looking to start the next chapter. Today, the restaurant is known for its quality food, fun atmosphere, and some of the best in sports viewing. For dinner, enjoy the fried fish tacos. A customer favorite, they're topped with cabbage, cheese, tomatoes, and more. Baumhower's opens daily at 11:00 a.m. 

After enjoying some tacos, catch a movie at a nearby theater. If you would like to call Traditions at South home, please contact our leasing team. They will offer a tour, so you can see our University of South Alabama housing firsthand.

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