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960 Jesse Jewel Pkwy., Gainesville, GA 30501
770-503-1100
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Ranked #42 of 208 Restaurants in Gainesville
Price range: $0 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 4:00 am
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children
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Good for: Families with children
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  • English first
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English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Hello folks...i found this place while I was driving around looking for something differant. I got the chorizo and egg taco..a pork taco..a taco salad and 2 tamales. Everything was fantastic except for the tamales..they were doughy and flavorless. But the rest was very good..I would recomend trying it.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The place appears to be a hole in the wall but the food is just great. You get big burritos full of meat which is a great way to eat good food.

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Cleveland, Georgia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013 via mobile

Authentic Mexican cuisine, extremely affordable, great tasting, freshly prepared. Counter service is acceptable. A mix of clients hispanics, soccer moms, business people, etc. Plenty of seating available and a driver in. Love this place!

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Dahlonega, Georgia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

My wife and I purchased the carne asada sandwich which was very good. I saw what the burrito looked like afterwards.... looks like I will definitely get a few of them to GO next time!

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Gainesville
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82 reviews 82 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

I have only eaten here for breakfast but thoroughly enjoyed it. I had eggs with chorizo and tortillas with coffee and found it to be a nice change of pace from the typical biscuit/bacon/egg grind. Don't let the cultural differences scare you. This place is worth trying.

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gainesville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

Been going here for years. Nothing short of good, hot, authentic Mexican cuisine. Highly recommended if you want the real thing. No Tex-Mex nonsense here! Very good.

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Flowery Branch, Georgia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

No secrect that we have a high percentage hispanic population. They do an excellect job on everything. Redolent with fresh cilantro. Burrio is freshly sliced meat cook to order. Best one ever and spicy. Go there lots for lunch and need no dinner.

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Gainesville, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011

Super tasty real Mexican taqeria. But don't be intimidated, they cater to anglos too. The menu is in Spanish and English and the cashiers are all bilingual. They have a small salsa bar inside. If you want cheese on your taco you have to request it, apparently real Mexican tacos don't have cheese.

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Gainesville, Georgia, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2011

Good, authentic Mexican food at a good price. Love their burritos, and esp. the chile poblanos. Excellent menudo as well.

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Gainesville, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2011

Great authentic Mexican food for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks at very reasonable prices. They have a wide variety of dishes and soft drinks. Try the pescado a la plancha and an horchata drink. The dining area may lack a Mexican ambience, but the food makes up for that. I have eaten there twice and look forward to going back... More 

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Additional Information about El Taco Veloz

Address: 960 Jesse Jewel Pkwy., Gainesville, GA 30501
Phone Number: 770-503-1100
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Gainesville
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 4:00 am
Saturday 7:00 am - 4:00 am
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: Mexican

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