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All 232 Tuscaloosa Restaurants

Los Tarascos

1759 Skyland Blvd E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405-4235
205-553-8896
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English first
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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57 reviews 57 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Everyone I knew said it was great but I thought it was average. I will go back and try again to be sure about this place.

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West Monroe, Louisiana
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Referred by front desk clerk at Candlewood Suites. Not disappointed AT ALL! Got a to-go order. While waiting I had chips & salsa with a margarita. Was hoping my order would be as good as what I had in the restaurant. It was great and everything I ordered was there. YUM! YUM!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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62 reviews 62 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Stopped there for lunch during a crazy busy day of car shopping on the Skyland Auto Mike strip... Service was fast. Prices were reasonable. Food was delicious. Portions were huge! I ordered beef but my vegetarian daughter found many non-meat options and was delighted since it is difficult to find vegetarian food in Tuscaloosa. We will Stop here again!

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Memphis, Tennessee
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216 reviews 216 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This was our first visit to Tarascos. Family members who live in Tuscaloosa recommended this restaurant and specifically any of the Mexican shrimp dishes. The six of us all ordered various shrimp dishes the night we were there, and they all were outstanding. Each particular dish was excellent but the shrimp in each made it even better. From shrimp tacos,... More

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Lee's Summit, Missouri
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We were in Tuscaloosa for a vacation and stopped in here to eat for dinner. This is your typical Mexican place with fast service and good food. I had a shrimp chimichanga and it was amazing! Everyone in our family enjoyed their meals.

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Columbus, Mississippi
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47 reviews 47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We visited on a sunday after coming from Montgomery. We had not eaten since lunch after worship services on Sunday morning. My wife and I was still in nice dress clothes. We sat at a table. Well the table side were rough. It tore my wife's nice silk top toward her stomach. She said something to them at check out... More

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is a pretty decent Mexican restaurant. A number of my friends think it the best in town. They are willing to drive a fair distance past numerous other Tex-Mex places to eat there. It has never knocked me out that much, but it may you. The service is prompt, the atmosphere acceptable, and the food better than average. Give... More

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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38 reviews 38 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Ok it looks sketchy and is attached to a thrift store, but do go inside! This is the best Mexican food in town and I am never disappointed. The queso is great and I always get the quesadilla torascos.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013 via mobile

Camping and treated ourselves to dinner out. Was not disappointed. Had enchiladas, fajitas, tacos and buritto.

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Alabama
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84 reviews 84 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

This place is a little hidden gem. It never fails to please. Servers are always "johnny on the spot." Food may not be fancy, but there is something to be said for doing the basics right.

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