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Maria's Taco Shop

661 W. 16th St, Merced, CA
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Ranked #40 of 143 Restaurants in Merced
Most recent review
- Apr 18, 2013
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English first
Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

Maria's had taken over Taco Bell's old building many years ago. Taco Bell, it ain't. When I want quick to-go Mexican food this is always my choice. They have several restaurants in the area.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

I used to eat here very often years ago when I lived in Cali. Went back for a visit and its still just as good. Great food. The rolled tacos are delicious.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012 via mobile

I wish they had one of these where we live. The food was delicious, fast service and great value. Did I mention they give you a lot of food? Well, they do! My husband and I got so much food that we had enough left over for a late night snack at our motel.

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Atwater, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

I've only eaten at their Merced location a couple of times but do eat at the Atwater location often. They have the best carne asada around and their food is very authentic.

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Lincoln, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

we found the service to be quick and good food made to order.

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Austin, TX
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127 reviews 127 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2009

I am probably one of the few people who visit Merced for the food! We used to live there and when visting friends the stay is not complete without Maria's rolled tacos (I like the American Guacamole). The hot carrots are also very good. Cheap, filling, wonderful food!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2008

Open 24 hours, great for a midnight snack. Great "FAST" Mexican food.

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