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Pancho's Takos

Basilio Badillo # 162 | Zona Romantica casi esquina Olas Altas., Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Delivery, Late Night
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Delivery, Late Night
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Denver, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

We saw this was #8 top restaurant and it became #1 for us. Went two times. The pork tacos were the best. To the poor guy who had to stand in front of the heat lamp shaving the pork-thank you!

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Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 NEW

The tacos here are the best I've ever eaten. My 10 year old son agrees wholeheartedly. On a scale of 1 to 10, for the tacos we both gave it a ten. Prices are very reasonable too.

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Midland, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 NEW

Always great tacos or whatever you decide to order. Sit on the sidewalk-its really hot in the little sit down area by the kitchen. check off what you want on the paper menus, sit back and enjoy people watching right in the heart of old town.

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San Francisco
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I visit Puerto Vallarta every year and always make it a point to have dinner here at least once. The tacos are just the way they suppose to be, simple and delicious! I highly recommend it!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Hands down the best al pastor on planet Earth. This is a small restaurant with only a few tables so be prepared to wait---but trust me it's definitely worth it. I recommend the volcanoes, a toasted al pastor dish.

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Dublin, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

A great place to grab some great tacos. Its kind of small place but the food is worth it! Had some beef and cheese, and Mushroom and cheese tacos and I could have sat there the whole night and just order more, but alas my stomach could only stretch so much!

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Buffalo, New York
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116 reviews 116 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I have walked by this simple taco restaurant (maybe qualifies as a taco stand) with some seating inside and some on the street, many times over the years.There is almost always a line now due to their reputation...replacing the line that used to wait for tables at cafe de Olla (next door). It somehow looks better to me....I think the... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We ate at this little store front place because a taxi driver dropped us off at a restaurant that was closed. A person eating at Pancho's saw our confusion and told us how good the food was. This is not the sit down restaurant that we were looking for, but the food was probably better! Everything is ala carte, no... More

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San Francisco
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Must go to place right by Playa los Muertos. The tacos al pastor are to die for and to this day I wish I would have gone just one more time. I'm usually not a fan of quesadillas but Panchos has mushroom quesadillas that will have you asking for more. Another thing that makes this place so great is the... More

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Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

I'm not gonna rant about it much but I'm just gonna say that we go to PV once or twice a year and we eat at Pancho's Tacos 4-5 dinners during a week stay. Some evenings we come back for late evening snack on the way back from the club if they are still open. Try volcanoes. They come with... More

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