Mexican in Brooklyn: Fort Greene, Clinton Hill & Bed-Stuy

The compact, moody interiors of Calaca are all part of the experience as revelers squeeze in alongside each other in the name of tasty tacos and tostadas – and cheap margaritas. The owners of this cash-only joint hail from the coastal Mexican state of Sinaloa, meaning the seafood selection – including ceviche, red snapper, mahi mahi and shrimp – are on point.