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Tacos Providencia

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Av Ruben Dario 534, Lomas de Guevara, Guadalajara 44657, Mexico
Today
1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 84
    Excellent
  • 47
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best tacos I have eaten in years.

if you would pass this place I'm sure you would not stop to go and have a taco but... you have to!! Really very friendly staff with a good service. Nice and fresh food, good value for money! I will return!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 14, 2015
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Bruges, Belgium
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Lunch
  • Late Night
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Bruges, Belgium
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

if you would pass this place I'm sure you would not stop to go and have a taco but... you have to!! Really very friendly staff with a good service. Nice and fresh food, good value for money! I will return!!

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Nice, clean, fast service taqueria. Im form Guadalajara and until know i haven't try a better one, if you are in Guadalajara and you want to eat tacos this is the place. There is a lot of tacos in the street in the night, and there is a lot very good, but of you have no time for mistakes, do... More 

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New Brunswick, New Jersey
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I visited here with my extended family who is local to the area. I have never been before and I do not speak any Spanish. :) the place was crowded which was a good sign. There was a wait but it moved quickly since the service is so efficient. The tacos were delicious and there was a good variety of... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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120 reviews 120 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

This is not a luxury redtaurant but what im sure it is one of the best taquerias in guadalajara. Very tasty tacos great selections and options. This place is where the locals eat. Safe to eat here. Worth the visit

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Tucson, Az
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This is not a high end place, but we loved the tacos! We consider ourselves to be aficionados, and these were awesome. the pastor in particular did it for me. We actually enjoyed the hustle and bustle- waiting line each time we arrived, but we were seated fairly quickly. It's not trendy or even nice as far as ambiance, but... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 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
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 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
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av Ruben Dario 534, Lomas de Guevara, Guadalajara 44657, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Guadalajara Metropolitan Area  >  Guadalajara

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
1:30 pm - 11:30 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?