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Taco Surf

115 Main St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6316
562-594-0600
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Ranked #11 of 80 Restaurants in Seal Beach
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Aug 21, 2014
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English first
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

When we walked in I was afraid at first we would have to wait to be seated. They found a place for us immediately though. We were happy that they have a nice selection on the menu. Started with the guacamole which was delicious. The chips were nice and fresh. The waitress was attentive even though it was busy. All... More

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Seal Beach, California
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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Taco Surf is the local Go To place for Mexican. The Seal Beach location is a little small, but serves excellent food with great service. The 3 taco special and taco salad are both excellent.

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Chandler, Arizona
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

never underestimate the value of endless chips and salsa! Love this little local restaurant just down the street from the Seal Beach pier. Lots of vegetarian selections because the rice and black beans are vegan. The chips and salsa are fresh and delicious. My favorite is the guacamole. The small town friendliness is so endearing. Enjoy !

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california
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Kind of a funky place but had a super meal. They have music a couple of nights a week. Really hopping on the weekends with the younger crowd, and when there is a game on. Prices are reasonable and portions are good as well.

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Orange County, CA
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164 reviews 164 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
1,212 helpful votes 1,212 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Just north of the Seal Beach pier, this restaurant is a must stop if you are in the area. They have several specials daily, a lot of beer choices, and a friendly staff.

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owingsville,ky
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We fly to O.C. every other year or so to visit my wife's family. Last July while on our favorite beach in all of southern California (Seal Beach), we ate at this little hole in the wall called "Taco Surf" its within walking distance to the beach. I'm from Kentucky and we have a lot of Hispanics that come here... More

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Sierra Vista, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

I love baja fish tacos. These were pretty good, fresh tasting. Good portions, fast service. I'd go back for quick meal at the beach.

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Sunny So Cal
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90 reviews 90 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

I happened to find myself in Seal Beach the other day, so I decided to get a taco here. Funky, old surf beach look and a big crowd drew me in. As it so happens, it was "Taco Tuesday" night, and tacos were $2 apiece. No wonder the place was so crowded! Taco Surf is very casual and busy, but... More

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San Diego, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

A friend and I wandered in here one afternoon for a snack and a beer. They only are licensed for beer. Servings are generous, food is fresh and well seasoned. Small and casual, a perfect beach stop. Their chips are so fresh you could easily fill up on them! This definitely a go back to place whenever in the area.

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Destin, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

We've been bouncing around Southern California this week, making it our mission to test out the tacos. Winning taco = Baja fish taco. Chicken bowl pretty delish, too!

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