With so many delicious restaurants to choose from on St. Simons Island, sometimes it can be hard to decide where to eat. However, if you have the type of food that you are wanting narrowed down, that can make picking a restaurant much easier. Like most, Saint Simons Island has a plethora of food cultures within the island. However, if you find yourself craving Mexican food, here are a few of our favorite Mexican restaurants on the island.
Blue Bay Mexican Grill
Blue Bay Mexican Grill is a family-owned Mexican restaurant that serves authentic Mexican food in the city of Darien, Georgia. They are open for lunch and dinner and have specials many nights of the week. Head over for a delicious Taco Tuesday or Fajita Friday. The Blue Bay Mexican Grill offers take out, curbside pickup, and dine-in options. Come on in for an authentic Mexican cuisine meal.
Address: 539 Ocean Blvd, St Simons, GA 31522
Bubba Garcia’s Mexican Cantina
Bubbas is all about good food, great friends, and tasty tequila. Their atmosphere is inspired by the South, south of the border, and the Caribbean. The menu is influenced by all things southern and has been distilled into one of the best Mexican rooted menus around the east coast. Grab some margaritas and head out to relax on the porch while waiting for some delicious quesadillas, enchiladas, guacamole or nachos.
Address: 200 Redfern Village, St Simons, GA 31522
Phone: (912) 634-0073
Chile Peppers Island Cantina
A small, “hole-in-the-wall” Mexican restaurant with great food and drinks. Extensive menu featuring traditional favorites and modern twists, as well as an elaborate selection of Margaritas. 39 varieties of tequilas and five big-screen TVs, Chile Peppers Island Cantina is the perfect place to chill.
Address: 118 Retreat Village, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522
Promising “authentic, flavorful, satisfying” Mexican fare, Cilantro’s Grill creates dishes exclusively from the freshest ingredients and the finest traditional recipes. Homemade tortillas, tableside guacamole, succulent seafood, tender meats, and savory spices make every item on the menu a winning selection. Make sure to try out their tamales, chile Rellenos, burrito, and fire-roasted veggies. Enjoy a wide selection of tequilas and wines, and an outdoor patio perfect for beautiful summer nights.
Address: 20 Market Street, St. Simons Island, GA 31522
With so many great options to choose from in the St. Simons Island, Jekyll Island, and Sea Island area, even the pickiest of foodies will find something they love here in the Golden Isles. We hope to see you soon on the island and don’t forget about dessert with Mexican ice cream.