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Tacos Garcia

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2200 E Amarillo Blvd, Amarillo, TX 79107-5542
806-373-3500
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Waitstaff

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  • 56
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Real Mexican. What a find!

Read reviews on TA and decided this was our type of place...a hole in the wall that serves wonderful reasonably priced food. I had 2 if the grilled tortilla tacos. Lots of nicely seasoned beef with fresh lettuce and tomato. Rice and beans were very tasty also. Killed my "less sugar" eating... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 21, 2015
Badgelady
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Lubbock, Texas
via mobile
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Boerne
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Upon entry, hostess took us to rear dining room. We asked to be seated in front area where more people were seated. Startled, she dropped menus on floor and asked someone else to seat us. Our waiter was rude, short and offered no welcome. None of the orher stafff offered greetings or smiles. Food was medocre. All In all, I... More 

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Miami, Texas
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic Mexican food. Took the family and we were all satisfied. Nice facility. Busy staff, but the excellent food conquers all.

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Thank fnchuck
San Luis Obispo, California
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90 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

This is basically a local version of Chevy's. The walls are brightly colored and the interior has that stereotypical Mexican decor. The service was good and the bartender was friendly. However, the food is just not that good. The chips are thin and stale, the salsa is bland and watery, and the food is subpar. There is nothing authentic about... More 

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Thank Daniel M
Lubbock, Texas
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676 reviews
475 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

Read reviews on TA and decided this was our type of place...a hole in the wall that serves wonderful reasonably priced food. I had 2 if the grilled tortilla tacos. Lots of nicely seasoned beef with fresh lettuce and tomato. Rice and beans were very tasty also. Killed my "less sugar" eating plan and had a Jarritos orange soda. Hubby... More 

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Thank Badgelady
Canyon, Texas
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

Came here to eat supper with the family as a party of 7. We were seated quickly and the service was excellent. The menu is easy to read and has several choices to choose from. They also have an open bar that makes a very good strawberry margarita and chiton. They have 3 salsas to choose from to go with... More 

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Weatherford, United States
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51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

We used to live in Amarillo and this was one of my favorite Mexican restaurants. I insisted that we eat here as it had been a few years since we were last there. I always have their signature dish which is Tacos, rice and beans. Excellent! Love their hot sauce and chips. Service wasn't that great this time. It was... More 

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Thank Bruce A
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76 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

We took our whole family for dinner last week ...the flavor was good I had the fish tacos but they consisted just fish and a shell there was no cheese or vegetables added so they were pretty plain. The taste was good it just would've been nice to of had some lettuce tomato and cheese added to it. Are other... More 

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Thank Wendy V
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant was very easy to find and very welcoming. The service was friendly, fast and pleasant. I was very pleased with the quality and porpotion of food. The variety of salsas were very nice and the chips were freshly made. I would definitely recommend this restaurant to anyone in the area or just passing by. Great find!

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Tulsa, Ok
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

We happened upon Tacos Garcia on the way to Ruidoso. We stopped again on our way home. My husband had the Puerco de Chile Verde and the Barbacoa. He loved both. Servings were ample, spicy, and hot. I had fajitas both times. Loved them because they come with grilled sweet red onions and NO green peppers. Don't order the queso... More 

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Thank TulsaTina
Prescott, Arizona
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

Tacos Garcia is a charming & relaxing casual restaurant & bar with excellent food. The tasteful rustic decor gives a warm & inviting feel from the outdoor dining area thru all 3 dining rooms & bar inside. Our kind server provided excellent service & made sure we were happy with our selections. Wonderful flavors, fresh & homemade, great presentation, you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2200 E Amarillo Blvd, Amarillo, TX 79107-5542
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Amarillo
  • Phone Number: 806-373-3500

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Families with children

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?