What Kind of Meat is Used in Mexican Tacos?

If you have a big event coming up, anything from a birthday party to a wedding to a baby shower, you already know you’re going to need a caterer. You can’t expect to feed all of those people on your own! Pasadena, CA’s best choice for authentic Mexican catering is The Taco Guy! Your guests will love the food at your event because they will be served tasty tacos made exactly how they like.

What is the best meat for Mexican Tacos?

Some say that the best meat to use for taco meat is simple ground beef, but we respectfully do not agree. The best meat for Mexican tacos is… whatever you want it to be!

One of the best reasons to order tacos is that everyone can have exactly what they want. Steak lover? Vegetarian? Kosher? All of these party guests will be pleased! When you book your catering with us, our menu items and available options include all of the following:

Taco options come with your package at no extra charge

  • Chicken
  • Al Pastor (pork)
  • Chorizo (sausage)
  • Asada (steak)
  • Veggies

Premium taco options offered for a small additional charge

  • Steak Fajitas
  • Chicken Fajitas
  • Grilled Tilapia
  • Butter Lime Jumbo Shrimp
  • Barbacoa
  • Soy Tacos
  • Kosher Chicken
  • Kosher Beef
  • Tinga (Chipotle Chicken )
  • Chicken Mole
  • Organic Carne Asada
  • Organic Veggies
  • Carnitas

You have a lot of meat decisions, clearly. You are not done yet though, because a great taco is about more than just the meat! You’ll need to choose your taco shells as well.

Taco Shells

  • Corn
  • Flour
  • Hard Shell
  • Lettuce Wrap
  • Organic Corn Tortilla
  • Gluten-Free Tortilla

That’s already a lot of choices, but the perfect meat and taco shell is only the beginning of creating a taco masterpiece! You see, as a top Pasadena, CA caterer, we offer more than just tacos.

Add on meal options

  • Upside Down Jalapeno Poppers
  • Taquitos
  • Asada Fries
  • Burritos
  • Kids Hot Dogs
  • Bacon Hot Dogs
  • Super Tortas
  • Mole Plate
  • Nachos
  • Sopes
  • Epic Pozole
  • Mexican Street Cart Style Corn with Butter, Parmesan Cheese, & Chile

Premium Condiments and Sides

  • Shredded Cheese
  • Sour Cream
  • Shredded Lettuce
  • Nacho Cheese
  • Mexican Red Rice
  • White Mexican Corn Rice
  • Pickled Carrots
  • Habanero Salsa
  • Pico de Gallo Dip
  • House Made Tortilla Chips
  • Guacamole Salsa
  • Made On-Site Guacamole
  • Pot Beans
  • Refried Beans

Wow- that’s a lot of options. No wonder tacos are considered the perfect meal to feed a large group. The Taco Guy offers the best authentic Mexican food in the Pasadena, CA area. If you want someone else to make the delicious tacos and other dishes for your next party, we cater events like this! To schedule your next event, please fill out our reservation form on our website or call us directly at (310) 654-6177. We’ll go over which meat options you want, from the tasty Carne de Asada to the premium Butter Lime Jumbo Shrimp. You’ll then pick your taco shells, your add-ons, condiments, and any other dishes you’d like offered at your event. To make it even easier for you, we’ll even supply the drinks! Your party guests will love the delicious, authentic Mexican food and you’ll love how easy it was for you to order.

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