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Torchy's Tacos - Trailer Park

#7 of 3,186 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
Mexican
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1311 South 1st Street, Austin, TX 78704
(512) 366-0537
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

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  • 420
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    Very good
  • 36
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  • 9
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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best Tacos Anywhere

I've never been to the location on First Street, but the other three locations I have visited are wonderful and not in a food trailer park. I have visited so many locations because the food is great; as a matter of fact, it is so great, I believe they're up to four locations now. Not bad for a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Sashaserena
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Austin, Texas
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Austin, Texas
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've never been to the location on First Street, but the other three locations I have visited are wonderful and not in a food trailer park. I have visited so many locations because the food is great; as a matter of fact, it is so great, I believe they're up to four locations now. Not bad for a local eatery.... More 

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Thank Sashaserena
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Best guacamole hands down. They have a diverse range of tacos. Try the Democrat or the Republican. This is an Austin original...they also serve sodas made with pure cane sugar..

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Thank Michelle M
Austin, Texas
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68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is not your normal Mexican food place. Don't come here if you are looking for traditional. Yes they have the most fabulous queso and guacamole but it is the unusual tacos that draws me here every time! Just go to their website and take a look at their menu! The Democrat is one of my favorites. Worth going to.... More 

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Thank csbernard
Austin, Texas
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We discovered Torchy's in Austin a few years ago when we could walk to one just down the street from our house. I laughed when somebody told me that one would fill me up. They weren't kidding! My husband and son can finish two, but just barely! The queso and guacamole are very fresh, and delicious to munch on while... More 

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Thank margaret m
Boston, Massachusetts
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85 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stopped at Torchys for a taco a couple hours after landing in Austin and it was everything. I got the salmon taco -- and the cheese sauce is a must. LOVE Torchys.

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Thank Nicoya B
Louisiana
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This outdoor food truck hot spot was so amazing we went back twice... during a 4 day weekend trip to Austin. They were super friendly and had great recommendations for first timers! These tacos were so fresh and delish! Definitely try the trashy trailer park....it is fried chicken soft taco covered in quezon! They have picnic tables under some trees... More 

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Thank nikkil26
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is a must when you are in Austin. The Tacos are great and very unique. Make sure to get the chips and queso with your meal.

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Thank Eli G
Ottawa, Canada
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109 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Fabulous outdoor eating area. They had both breakfast and lunch tacos, no one had to decide. The salsa pairings were fantastic!

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Thank Lorne_Alexandra
Austin, Texas
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Torchy's TACOS our family love them from the fresh tortillas to their hot sauces spectacular black beans and guacamole - watching the corn tortillas being made and the perfect harmony of the staff getting the orders together ... the line out the door will clue you in to the popularity but it moves quickly. Call the order in ahead of... More 

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Thank A1plusAustinTexas
Austin, Texas
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

They have awesome food and a nice atmosphere. The burritos are yummy and the queso.. OMG. A MUST try!

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Thank Gcelina

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1311 South 1st Street, Austin, TX 78704
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: (512) 366-0537

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm

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