Sweet & Spicy Salmon Tacos with Chili-Lime Sauce

These Chili Lime salmon tacos scream fresh and wholesome aaaaaand, it puts to use that frozen salmon you have in your freezer! Easy to make, delish to eat, and after the first bite, you’ll be making this taco on repeat.

This isn’t our first fish taco rodeo, we’ve got a lot more where this came from on my YouTube Channel where I’ve been cooking my way through the ENTIRE Taco Tuesday Cookbook. That’s 52 recipes and the fish taco section is in my top favorites with the Coconut Crusted Fish, Cajun Shrimp, and these Chili Lime Salmon Tacos.

fish tacos on a plate with pineapple salsa in a bowl

How to Make Chili-Lime Salmon

The baked salmon by itself is an impressive meal but put it in a taco? Now we’re going places!

The salmon takes less than 15 minutes to bake in the oven, so you can put this Taco Tuesday dinner on the table in 20 minutes. Delicious, healthy fish tacos in less than 20 minutes, this will never cease to amaze me.

  1. Place the salmon on the baking sheet.
  2. Top with olive oil, lime juice, jalapeño, and a sprinkle of sea salt.
  3. Bake until tender, flaky perfection

Next, we tuck it in a warm, soft tortilla and top with ripe mango, pico de gallo, and sliced avocado, talk about YUM!

fish tacos on a plate

What to Put on Salmon Tacos

Fish tacos also don’t require a lot of heavy, fancy toppings, the fish alone, if it’s seasoned well and cooked to perfection packs a punch. They’re refreshing, filling, and don’t leave you regretting your choices.

Here are some Salmon and fish taco toppings ideas that keep it simple but still kick the tacos up a notch:

  • Fresh Pico de gallo
  • Mango pico de gallo
  • Cabbage Slaw
  • Cilantro Lime Dressing
  • Cotija cheese
  • Squeeze of lime
  • Avocado
fish tacos with mango salsa

Other Tasty Fish Taco Recipes

Fish tacos are one of the greatest gifts to humankind, am I right? They’re easy and fast to make, great for large parties, and insanely delicious, all good reasons for me to leave you with more fish taco ideas!

Blackened Salmon Fajita Tacos
Cajun Shrimp Tacos
Coconut Crusted Fish Tacos
Blackened Fish Tacos
Baja Fish Tacos
Pineapple Shrimp Tacos

Whether it’s officially taco night at your house, or you’re just craving a delicious fish taco you won’t regret picking up a copy of the taco Tuesday cookbook so you can have this and all the other amazing taco recipes at your fingertips.

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