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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, Dinner

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  • 93
    Excellent
  • 57
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    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
Quite a legend and no surprise why..

You will stop eating tacos anywhere else if you eat them here. This place truly converted me to be a taco lover and I am so happy that I found this place... It's possible I will go to Guadalajara again just to eat here and the quality is truly out of the world!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 11, 2015
S K
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Wroclaw, Poland
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Wroclaw, Poland
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70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

You will stop eating tacos anywhere else if you eat them here. This place truly converted me to be a taco lover and I am so happy that I found this place... It's possible I will go to Guadalajara again just to eat here and the quality is truly out of the world!

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Singapore
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

My colleague in Guadalajara brought us there. The variety and taste of their tacos are wonderful. The sources are delicious as well.

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We have been going to this great taco place for years, the Tacos al Pastor were above average and I asked the owner if they changed the recipe because they were always good but they are better now! He basically said that they are getting a better quality of products. It is a casual place to eat just tacos they... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

This is a happening place. They have a good orderly/number system for the wait time. This place was extremely clean outside, got a glimpse of the kitchen area, inside and the banos. We had pastor, carne asada & trompa tacos. We also had a gringa carne asada & a couple of quesadillas. All was fresh, hot and not greasy at... More 

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Bruges, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 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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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 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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159 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 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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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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Vallejo, California
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 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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Additional Information about Tacos Providencia

Address: Av Ruben Dario 534, Lomas de Guevara, Guadalajara 44657, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Guadalajara Metropolitan Area  >  Guadalajara
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
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Mexican

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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: Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?