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Tacos Providencia

Col. Providencia, Guadalajara, Mexico
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Ranked #21 of 474 restaurants in Guadalajara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night
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English first
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Tacos Providencia specializes in tacos! And their focus pays off! Between the four of us, we had tacos al pastor, lengua, asada, dorados, macizas and more al pastor. The prices are reasonable, the tacos are some of the best on this planet, and the service is fast, efficient and just when you're hungry for more, they swing back by and... More

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Buena Park, California
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Had carne asada, al pastor and two lengua tacos. And then two more pastor tacos! Recommend trying pastor tacos! Hands down!

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

I absolutely love eating here, its extremely delicious plus if you are a tourist they won't hesitate in accommodating to what you do and don't eat.

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Guadalajara
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Tacos providencia have all the right ingredients for a tourist experience. They are clean and a bit overpriced. Other than that, I hate the fact that you have to wait in line for a table (its not really worth the wait) and their service isnt always the best. tacos are good and if you are lucky enought to get there... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

I enjoy coming here EVERY year! Those tacos are little pieces of heaven! It is usually quite crowded but it is definitely worth the wait! The restaurant has a welcoming air. I definitely recommend trying out this restaurant! There will be plenty delicious Mexican tacos to go around!

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Palisade, Colorado
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58 reviews 58 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Extremely delicious food; just be sure you know what you are ordering. My two favorite restaurants in Guadalajara are not listed, but this is my third. I didn't try a great variety of restaurants in this city. This used to be the French capital of Mexico, so there is a lot of French influence here. Mexico goes all out on... More

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Puerto Rico
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Great tacos al pastor and bistec. Service is always great. Food is delivered fast and best quality. 100% recommended. Been going for 5 years twice a week

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Parker, Colorado
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113 reviews 113 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

For the most authentic, unique and tasteful taco experience you can imagine, you must visit Tacos Providencia. While very simple in appearance, the large restaurant was sparkling clean, all the staff were in white uniforms and there is an open prep/serving area where you can walk up to see the ingredients and order, or have one of the many waiters... More

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Loomis, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Taco's here are FRESH and favorful. I ordered the Carnitas, Asado and Quesidella. The taco are small so order at least two. There are condiments on the table, I had a taste of the guacamole sauce, it was light and tasty. Go with someone who can translate the menu or you might end up eating something like cheek, lips, or... More

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CA
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70 reviews 70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

My first visit to Tacos Providencia, went with some of the Guadalajara co-workers for Dinner. The tacos are very small compared to the American version of tacos, but there are many variations on the menu. Everything from the standard Beef and pork tacos, but also Tongue, cheek, and lip tacos. Go with someone who can read the Mexican menu, or... More

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