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12001 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78758 (Northwest Austin)
512-339-1700
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Ranked #63 of 3,160 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: Delicatessen, Mexican
Neighborhood: Northwest Austin
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Austin, Texas
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34 reviews 34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

It had been a while since I had lunch at Taco Deli and went there yesterday. It was even better than I remembered. The pollo fantastico tacos are amazing and Taco Deli uses free range chicken and organic ingredients as much as possible. Also don't miss the carne asada tacos which are delicious. Go for the blue plate special which... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Really nice cashiers who gave us a rundown of the menu since we were visiting and had never been. 2 tacos was the perfect sized breakfast for us to take on the road. The migas was tasty!

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Spring Lake, North Carolina, United States
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103 reviews 103 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Morning or afternoon, Taco Deli provides amazing tacos, but be prepared to wait in long lines especially during lunch and dinner hours. I'm a big fan of its standard breakfast taco of bacon, eggs, and cheese, but it has other great varieties such as avocado and bean for those who sway toward vegetarian fare.

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Austin, Texas
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139 reviews 139 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Taco Deli really is phenomenal. Some places specialize in breakfast tacos OR lunch/dinner tacos. Taco Deli does both of them incredibly well. The way they puree their potatoes is amazing and the eggs are always creamy not overcooked and dry like a lot of other places. Their lunch/dinner tacos are wide ranging and truly delicious. I love their shrimp taco... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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96 reviews 96 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

There are many good taco places in Austin and I am sure many of them are more "authentic" but Taco Deli is a good choice for a tasty taco. They have an excellent special called "blue plate" that includes two tacos, beans and rice (some choices in rice and beans like mexican or brown and pinto, black and refried)). I... More 

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Todos Santos
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170 reviews 170 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Hate to say it cause I live in Mexico, but Taco Deli has the best tacos! I loved my mojo fish taco, and the brisket one was great, too. This is the best place to satisfy nearly any craving you might have, and have it in a taco. Friendliest staff, too. Great guacamole and chips. Try the steak and veggie... More 

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austin
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45 reviews 45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I love Taco Deli. If I am having a meatless day - they got it. If I am craving fish - they got it. If I want something sweet - they got it. They just plain got it going on. They have choices of tortillas and if you are feeling healthy you can even get whole wheat. They will substitute... More 

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mexico
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I am a Mexican, I love tacos, but taco deli really has de best tacos ever. No tacos in Austin as taco deli. The sauces are incredible, the habanero is just expectacular. If you are in Austin don't forget to stop by, just remember it closes at 3:00

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Canada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This is more of a gourmet taco place. You need to order at least 4 to be full because they are small, so it is not terribly cheap. Everything we ordered was great! Service was quick & friendly despite a busy restaurant. Impressed by the quality (re: some local, organic) ingredients. Definitely go if you are in the area. They... More 

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New York City, New York
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58 reviews 58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

There's a pretty big debate among taco connoisseurs in Austin, and they usually boil down to Torchys or Taco Deli - which reigns supreme? I'll review Torchy's separately, because it's awesome in its own right. But, hands down, the best place to get a taco in Austin is Taco Deli. Why? Awesome servers and service, the best selection of tasty... More 

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Additional Information about Taco Deli

Address: 12001 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78758
Phone Number: 512-339-1700
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Northwest Austin
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Delicatessen, Mexican

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