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Taco Pica Worker Cooperative

96 Germain St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 2E7, Canada
(506) 633-8492
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Ranked #14 of 203 restaurants in Saint John
Cuisines: Latin, Mexican, Guatemalan
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Most recent review
- Jul 15, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Copenhagen, Denmark
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215 reviews 215 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I really wanted to like this place a lot. And it's pretty good. Very friendly service, clearly a family run business, which beats the heck out of some chain. The food was pretty good. I had a tequila flavoured pork dish, with some sweetness and hotness that was excellent. The nachos were also really good. The food is partly Mexican,... More

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Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I've been here a number of times over the years. Any time I've gone in, I have always been greeted with friendly and warm service. I have tried Mexican/Latin American food all over the world in a variety of good and bad spots. It is probably my favorite style of food. To be honest, I just found almost everything I've... More

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Saint John, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I have been to Taco Pica several times and every time has been the same....amazingly awesome from the decor to the authentic dishes. So much flavour and everything is fresh. The staff and service is excellent as well. Very friendly and relaxing. There is often live music which is perfectly suited to the restaurant atmosphere which makes for a wonderful... More

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Sackville, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

This is an outstanding place to eat- one of the best in Saint John. We ordered various items from the menu and all had that distinctive Latin American flavour that is quite hard to duplicate in the kitchen. The salsas were all home made. Really good meat was use in all the dishes. The house wine was excellent. Our waiter... More

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Saint John, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

This place has a really fun atmosphere, great service, and the best Mexican\ Guatemalan in N.B. The flautas are one of my favourites but I had the Mexican beef Sandwich last time and it was fantastic. If you don't have fun at this place you need to re-evaluate your life.

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New Brunswick, Canada
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147 reviews 147 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
256 helpful votes 256 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

My wife and I always use Trip advisor to pick restaurants every time we travel. We loved the sound of the "authentic" Mexican food and decided to give this place a shot. We arrived around 8:45 pm this past Saturday night and there were only 2 customers at one table. I said to my wife that perhaps we should go... More

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Taipei, Taiwan
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71 reviews 71 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Whenever I am back in town I must eat here. Great food and it is tried and true! Delcious grub, great location

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Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014 via mobile

I had not been to Taco Pica for awhile. It was everything I remembered. Delicious. Flauta's and chimichanga's happen to be our favorites. I remember the Seafood in Green Sauce being excellent, too. Homey and familiar. Love it.

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ohio
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90 reviews 90 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

We enjoyed an outdoor lunch at Taco Pica, including nachos and margaritas. We loved watching the people as we sat outside and enjoyed our meal. Great Mexican food, and our server was very attentive and helpful!

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Northern Virginia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Stopped here for lunch and was pleased with the chickpea, chorizo, pork stew. They didn't seem to have a lunch menu, but there were smaller options available such as tacos and quesadillas. The service was good.

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