Otto's Tacos is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

1. Otto's Tacos

8.4
141 2nd Ave (at E 9th St), New York, NY
Mexican Restaurant · East Village · 164 tips and reviews

Jessie W.Jessie Whitmire: Do not leave without getting the masa fries! So so good! The carne Asada and shrimp tacos were my favorite. Can't go wrong getting anything off this menu. Stop in!

Frank E.Frank Esposito: Shrimp Taco is great. Carnitas are really good. Horchata is the best.

Jane P.Jane Poretsky: get the shrimp taco and the masa fries, with crema on the side- or the off the menu gorgon which is basically a deep fried puffy taco. Wish I had photos to share but #drunkeats

Los Mariscos is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

2. Los Mariscos

9.6
409 West 15th St (9th Ave), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · Chelsea · 65 tips and reviews

Fred W.Fred Wilson: The Fish Taco, the spicy shrimp taco, and the especial Ceviche are all fantastic

Ben K.Ben Kessler (@kessler): New seafood taco spot from the Los Tacos No. 1 crew. The fish taco and spicy shrimp taco are great. You can skip the crowd in Chelsea Market and enter right on 15th St.

Noah W.Noah Weiss: The deliciousness of Los tacos, but seafood. Shrimp tacos and fish tacos and especial ceviche all fantastic. Cheap beers, too. 🌮💯

Tacombi Café El Presidente is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

3. Tacombi Café El Presidente

8.8
30 W 24th St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Mexican Restaurant · NoMad · 193 tips and reviews

Alex R.Alex Rainert: The Gringa Madison taco is really outstanding and the Sonoran Shrimp taco is so damn spicy, you'll want to take a cold shower when you finish it.

Emilie F.Emilie Futterman: Slightly different menu than downtown, but equally delicious. The shrimp taco is delicious.

Jess B.Jess Butler: Esquites, al pastor taco and shrimp taco. Our server was awesome!

Dorado Tacos is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

4. Dorado Tacos

8.5
28 E 12th St (btwn 5th Ave & University Pl), New York, NY
Taco Place · Greenwich Village · 146 tips and reviews

Ian Z.Ian Zabel: This place is a great alternative to Dos Toros. Tacos, quesadillas, Mexican Coke, and Jarritos. The steak and shrimp tacos are pretty delicious.

Jenna S.Jenna Sooknanan: The shrimp tacos are great! There's a pineapple salsa with jicama too. Add a squeeze of lime and you're set.

Bladimir J.Bladimir Jimenez: Yummy! The Baja and Shrimp tacos were great. Sip a Hibiscus Agua Fresca for a refreshing treat.

Heidi's House By The Side Of The Road is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

5. Heidi's House By The Side Of The Road

9.2
308 E 78th St, New York, NY
Comfort Food Restaurant · Upper East Side · 68 tips and reviews

Victoria W.Victoria Wenzel: The shrimp tacos are my favorite-also try the guacamole!

Michelle K.Michelle Kramer: Heidi is super sweet! Make sure to call ahead and put your name on the list or you'll wait for over an hour. The shrimp tacos and Mac 'n Cheese are both amazing!

Nadia P.Nadia P: Mac and cheese was a huge portion and too rich for my taste but their shrimp tacos and pasta of the day was delicious. Cozy and friendly atmosphere.

El Toro Blanco is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

6. El Toro Blanco

8.4
257 6th Ave (at Downing St), New York, NY
Mexican Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 126 tips and reviews

Sarah L.Sarah Lambert: Yum! Especially guac, queso fundido, chopped salad, and shrimp tacos. Ok everything I ate

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Eat this: Guacamole, queso fundido, corn tamale, short-rib empanadas, chipotle shrimp tacos, churros Read more.

John B.John Brian: Shrimp Tacos & Guacamole rock!!

Café Habana is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

7. Café Habana

9.3
17 Prince St (at Elizabeth St), New York, NY
Cuban Restaurant · NoLita · 588 tips and reviews

Matt P.Matt Piliero: Excellent Mexican Corn and Shrimp Tacos

Scott G.Scott Gold: Shrimp tacos were very big and very tasty

Kathleen V.Kathleen Vargas: Once you take a bite of the Cuban sandwich you could taste the citrus flavor in the pork! Pretty good highly recommend. Also recommend the shrimp taco! Next time I'm here I'm trying the corn 😀

El Mitote is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

8. El Mitote

8.1
208 Columbus Ave (at W 69th St.), New York, NY
Mexican Restaurant · Lincoln Square · 89 tips and reviews

andrea z.andrea zaretsky: Try the chipotle shrimp tacos - delicious

SuleeSulee: Dry chicken tacos and flavorless shrimp tacos. They ignored us with no line, and couldn't be less pleasant. By the way, we never ordered chix tacos. We asked for a chix quesadilla. Skip this place

Abigail A.Abigail Argersinger: Great guac - get chipotle shrimp tacos.

Otto's Tacos is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

9. Otto's Tacos

7.3
131 7th Ave S (Charles Street. & 10th Street), New York, NY
Mexican Restaurant · West Village · 35 tips and reviews

Ryan A.Ryan Ambs: The tortillas are...something? Sauce on shrimp tacos is a bit much but the chicken and carne asada were good.

julia t.julia t: I'm a fan. Shrimp tacos delish. The fries are a pass but for the sauce that comes with them.

G D.G Daniell: The chicken is smokey 👍🏽✊🏽shrimp tacos are amazing,love that with each meat comes different seasoning and sauces

The Black Ant is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

10. The Black Ant

8.0
60 2nd Ave (btwn E 3rd & E 4th St), New York, NY
Mexican Restaurant · East Village · 77 tips and reviews

Rana R.Rana Rouhana: shrimp tacos with aioli are terrific, mole cake dessert is now a favorite; cocktails are 'speakeasy'-good!

Amanda S.Amanda Schneider: Start with the Black Ant Guacamole, Huarache de Nopal and shrimp tacos. Definitely order the rabbit enchiladas (best dish of the night), and wash it all down with a Climbing Ant.

Sunaina S.Sunaina Swaminathan: Shrimp tacos hands down. Delish. Got the yum kaax cocktail(tequila based). Very refreshing. Date spot 😉

The Library at The Public is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

11. The Library at The Public

8.5
425 Lafayette St (at Astor Pl), New York, NY
Cocktail Bar · NoHo · 40 tips and reviews

The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal: Options include the pickle plate and marinated olives, as well as peekytoe crab rolls, which are more like sliders, and ruby red shrimp tacos. Read more.

Josephine S.Josephine Son: Great spot to take a date. Good drinks and upscale bar food. Shrimp tacos are the bomb. Pulled pork sandwich and fries are also great.

SiovonneSiovonne: Great place for cocktails. Food was great, and the design of dining in a library is even better.

Toloache is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

12. Toloache

9.0
251 W 50th St (at 8th Ave), New York, NY
Mexican Restaurant · Theater District · 357 tips and reviews

Marinna D.Marinna Dudas: Order the guacamole trio for the table and share along with the truffle quesadillas, short rib quesadillas, chicken tacos, brisket tacos and shrimp tacos - all are absolutely delicious!

Trae F.Trae F: Very crowded but food is delicious. I loved the shrimp tacos and churros.

WejdanWejdan: Shrimp tacos are life!

El Diablito Taqueria is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

13. El Diablito Taqueria

8.6
60 E 3rd St (2nd Ave), New York, NY
Mexican Restaurant · East Village · 40 tips and reviews

Yera H.Yera Ha: I ate the fish and shrimp tacos four days in a row this past weekend and I have not a single regret.

Nandy E.Nandy Estevez: Loved the vegetarian burrito and shrimp taco. The hot sauce are amazing

Kt L.Kt Lacasse: The carnitas tacos are fabulous! Love this joint

La Esquina is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

14. La Esquina

9.3
114 Kenmare St (at Lafayette St), New York, NY
Mexican Restaurant · SoHo · 674 tips and reviews

RajRaj: Fish taco horribly mis-spiced, ceviche also borderline unpleasant. But shrimp taco was spot-on, grilled ear of corn also tasty. Service not great. Overall a bit disappointing.

Jane BangJane Bang: Chicken Tortilla Soup is amazing, don't overlook it! The corn is delicious and this place also has the best shrimp tacos in NY!

Rob F.Rob Font: Shrimp tacos are the BEST! (And I know shrimp tacos)

La Esquina is one of The 15 Best Places for Shrimp Tacos in New York City.

15. La Esquina

8.5
200 W 55th St (btwn Broadway & 7th Ave), New York, NY
Taco Place · Theater District · 7 tips and reviews

Lenita F.Lenita Fagerlund: The shrimp tacos was spicy, the angus tacos and the corn was very tasty 👌🏼

Polina W.Polina Weitz: The fish taco was disappointing, the ribeye taco was good. Overall there are better taco options nearby.

Lauren D.Lauren Docktor: The carnitas and ribeye tacos 😍