Mexican Recipes With Potatoes. Spring, Summer, Winter, Fall…there isn’t a bad time to cook with potatoes! They are so versatile to cook with, they are healthy plus delicious! Check these other Mexican dishes where the potatoes are the star or help the main character 🙂

A collage of Mexican recipes with potatoes.

Potatoes is one of my fave veggies not only because of its versatility, but also how quick and easy it is to cook! It takes to so many different forms of cooking depending on your desired texture—crispy, slightly crunchy, mashed, or steamed. You can toss these babies in any Mexican dish to add volume and flavor!

1. Tacos Dorados

These crispy tacos are filled with a mixture of seasoned mashed potatoes (and meat if you prefer), creating a satisfying contrast between the crunchy exterior and the creamy interior. Enjoyed with a simple salsa and all of your favorite toppings.

2. Breakfast Chorizo Burrito

These burritos are packed with scrambled eggs, Mexican chorizo, and a handful of simple ingredients. Wrapped in a tortilla, these burritos are easy to handle and perfect for on-the-go mornings.

3. Papas Con Huevos

This is one of my favorite Mexican recipes with potatoes! Delicious Papas Con Huevos (Potatoes and Eggs) is an easy recipe made with perfectly crispy potatoes and scrambled eggs. Enjoy a simple dish with a Mexican twist!

4. Papas Con Chorizo

Make Papas Con Chorizo cooked to perfection mixed crispy potatoes (and eggs if you want) to satisfy your cravings for authentic Mexican food!

5. Caldo De Queso Con Papas

Caldo De Queso Con Papas (Cheese & Potatoes Soup) is a traditional dish from the northern states in Mexico. It’s delicious & healthy, made with diced potatoes and chunks of queso fresco. A family favorite!

6. Caldo De Pollo

This EASY Caldo De Pollo recipe is a comforting and healthy authentic Mexican chicken soup that it’s irresistible! It’s hearty, loaded with vegetables, and is the perfect meal to make on a chilly day.

7. Bistec Ranchero Con Papas

Bistec Ranchero is a traditional Mexican beef steak recipe, pan seared and cooked to perfection. Loaded with potatoes, chiles, onions & a tomato base sauce. The most delicious steak meal you’ll have in 30 minutes or less!!

8. Ensalada De Camaron (Mexican Shrimp Salad)

Ensalada De Camaron is a tasty, refreshing and easy shrimp salad! Made with simple ingredient including celery, red pepper, carrots and potatoes and dressed up in a simple creamy mayo-based dressing, this is guaranteed to be a hit at every cookout and potluck this year!

9. Healthy Mexican Picadillo

Mexican Picadillo is a traditional dish with ground beef, potatoes and other veggies. This healthy Mexican version uses lean ground beef without sacrificing any flavors! 

10. Sopa De Verduras

An easy to make, Sopa De Verduras (Mexican Vegetable Soup) recipe that is loaded with good for you veggies, like broccoli, carrots and zucchini. You’ll be full for hours from this healthy, nutritious soup, also known as Caldo De Verduras!

11. Caldo De Albondigas

This Caldo De Albondigas is made with beef meatballs and a flavorful broth with Mexican seasonings, carrots, potatoes, zucchini and rice. Top each serving bowl with a drizzle of lime juice and hot sauce and you have a restaurant quality meal that your family will love!

12. Pescado A La Veracruzana

Pescado a la Veracruzana is a tasty fish dish made with a delicious tomato sauce of peppers, baby potatoes, onions, olives, capers and herbs. Ready in 30 minutes or less plus it’s a crowd pleaser. I’m sure you’ll love it! 

13. Croquetas De Atún (Tuna Croquettes)

Simple and satisfying, these bite-sized patties are made by mixing mashed potatoes with canned tuna, and seasoning. Shaped into small croquettes, they’re coated in breadcrumbs and fried until golden brown for a crispy exterior.

14. Carne Deshebrada

This Carne Deshebrada (Mexican Shredded Beef) recipe is perfect for making tacos, enchiladas, tostadas, and more! I’m also sharing a recipe on how to elevate the carne deshebrada to an incredible juicy and flavorful ranchero style dish! 

15. Papas A La Diabla (Spicy Potatoes)

These Papas A La Diabla are the perfect appetizer at a party or served as a side dish with any meal. These potatoes are spicy, citrusy and so addicting! This recipe is gluten free, vegetarian with an option to make it vegan.

16. Potato Taquitos

Here are the last two Mexican recipes with potatoes. These healthy & crispy Taquitos are easy to prep ahead, making them great for a weekday meal! They are filling and delicious!

17. Authentic Chicken Tinga

Chicken Tinga is a traditional Mexican dish made of shredded chicken onions and tomatoes in a tomato adobo sauce plus a couple of secret ingredients. It’s the perfect weeknight dish as it all comes together in about 30 minutes!

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  1. What an amazing list of fabulous Mexican dishes. They all look magnificent and I can’t wait to get started making all of them. Yum!

  2. Anything with potatoes is already a yes from me, so this list is fantastic! The Breakfast Chorizo Burrito is one I have to try immediately, thanks so much for sharing!