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El Taco Veloz

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825 Windy Hill Rd. SE, Smyrna, GA 30080
770-432-8800
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7:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 4:00 am

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
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This was a great little discovery! Very cheap tacos doesn't have to mean bland flavor! Service is quick and efficient and the food is always spot-on. It's a great little place to stop in on a whim or on your way home from work when you don't feel like cooking.

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 14, 2014
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English first
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This was a great little discovery! Very cheap tacos doesn't have to mean bland flavor! Service is quick and efficient and the food is always spot-on. It's a great little place to stop in on a whim or on your way home from work when you don't feel like cooking.

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Marietta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

So this place is amazing. Absolutely authentic! In fact, last time I went the whole menu is in spanish! Luckily they do have picture cues. It's one of the cheapest and best tasting Mexican food places in the city. Not greasy, very light. Excellent variety. Worth it to eat inside at least once, that way you can try the abundant... More 

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ellijay
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

They have huge and delicious breakfast burritos. We order from them when we work on the weekends. Best I remember a breakfast burrito was close to 5 dollars, but well worth it.

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Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013 via mobile

I have no compalints about this place other that it needs a renovation. From the chairs and table to the counter were you order food. The plates are generous, great prices and the food is very tasty. Service is excelent like always.

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Acworth, Georgia, United States
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012 via mobile

Must try carna asada burrito. Lots of meat for the money. We love this place! We also enjoy the authentic Mexican sodas and my son thinks their cheese dip is the best.

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Columbus, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012 via mobile

From the outside it looks small. But the food is great! Fresh, hot, spicey . I stop here whenever I'm in town. Price is good service outstanding! Very friendly.

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Flint, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012 via mobile

So, researching trip advisor, I always try to venture and try new things as I travel; which led me to El Taco Veloz. Unless you've actually sat down to dinner with a Latino family, you may shy away from El Taco. It is absolutely as close to a Mexican feast as possible. No fake, preproceesed shells or torteias here...it's all... More 

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Smyrna, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

Steak Burrito is wonderful. Food is Hot, but worth it!!!

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Marieta, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2009

The closest you will find to Mexican street vendor tacos here in the states. Excellent, tasty tacos are, at present, either $1 or $1.50 depending on the type. Burritos full of meat and just as good. Has a drive-thru. Mexican soft drinks like Jarritos available. Food is consistent unlike many of the other mexican dives around here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2006

The atmosphere is great and the food is delicious. They serve you alot of meat in your tacos and the price, you just can't complain. You gotta try this place!!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 825 Windy Hill Rd. SE, Smyrna, GA 30080
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Smyrna
  • Phone Number: 770-432-8800

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 4:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 4:00 am

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