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Street Tacos with Fresh Pico De Gallo

Street Tacos with Fresh Pico De Gallo

Fast and flavorful street tacos, with a fresh pico de gallo that amps up the flavor. Quick and easy dinner for busy families! Perfect for Taco Tuesday!
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Marinating 30 mins
Total Time 55 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Mexican
Servings 6
Calories 422 kcal


  • 1 1/2 lb skirt steak, cut into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 2 tbsp soy sauce
  • 2 tbsp lime juice
  • 2 tbsp canola oil, divided
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 12 street taco tortillas, warmed before serving

Fresh Pico De Gallo

  • 1/2 small white onion
  • 1 small jalapeno (adjust according to your spiciness preference)
  • 2 large ripe tomatoes, or 3-4 Roma
  • 1/4 cup chopped cilantro
  • 2 T lime juice
  • 1/2 tsp kosher salt


  • Cut skirt steak into bite-sized pieces and place in a large bowl or a gallon-sized resealable bag.
  • Mix the soy sauce, lime juice, 1 tablespoon of canola oil, and spices together, then pour over the steak. Cover tightly or seal the bag, and refrigerate for at least 30 minutes or up to 4 hours.
  • Finely chop the onion, jalapeno, tomatoes, and cilantro and mix together in a small bowl. Add in lime juice and salt and stir together. Taste and adjust ingredients to your flavor preference. Refrigerate at least 15 minutes. (This pico de gallo can be made in advance. It is will keep in the refrigerator, covered, for 3-4 days.)
  • Heat 1 tablespoon canola oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add steak and cook, stirring occasionally, 5-6 minutes, or until it reaches your desired doneness.
  • Serve steak in a warm tortilla, topped with pico de gallo.



Calories: 422kcalCarbohydrates: 36gProtein: 31gFat: 17gSaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 71mgSodium: 1031mgPotassium: 613mgFiber: 3gSugar: 5gVitamin A: 782IUVitamin C: 15mgCalcium: 90mgIron: 5mg
Keyword 30 minute meal, beef, easy dinner, taco tuesday, tacos
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