Crispy Mushroom and Potato Tacos

Are you tired of the same old taco fillings? Looking for a vegetarian option that is sure to impress even the biggest meat lovers? Look no further than these Crispy Mushroom and Potato Tacos! This recipe combines the earthy flavors of mushrooms and potatoes with the crunch of a taco shell for a truly satisfying meal. In this post, we’ll walk you through how to make these delicious tacos step-by-step, from preparing the filling to assembling the tacos. So grab your apron and get ready to elevate your taco game with this mouthwatering recipe.

Crispy Mushroom and Potato Tacos


  • 1 lb mushrooms, sliced
  • 2 large potatoes, diced
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 8 small tortillas
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • Optional toppings: avocado, salsa, cilantro, lime wedges


  1. In a large skillet, heat 2 tbsp of oil over medium heat.
  2. Add the diced potatoes and cook until they are golden and crispy, about 10 minutes. Remove from the skillet and set aside.
  3. Heat another 2 tbsp of oil in the skillet and add the sliced mushrooms. Cook until they are browned and crispy, about 5 minutes. Remove from the skillet and set aside.
  4. Add the remaining oil to the skillet and sauté the onion and garlic until they are soft and translucent, about 3 minutes.
  5. Return the potatoes and mushrooms to the skillet and add the cumin, paprika, salt, and pepper. Stir to combine and cook for another 2-3 minutes.
  6. Heat a separate skillet over medium heat and warm the tortillas for about 30 seconds on each side.
  7. Fill each tortilla with the mushroom and potato mixture, and top with your favorite toppings.
  8. Serve the tacos hot with a squeeze of lime juice.


These crispy mushroom and potato tacos are a delicious and satisfying meal that is perfect for a quick weeknight dinner or a weekend brunch. The combination of earthy mushrooms, crispy potatoes, and flavorful spices is sure to please even the pickiest eaters. Feel free to customize these tacos with your favorite toppings and enjoy a tasty and nutritious meal that everyone will love.