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Taco Casita

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2201 S 3rd St, Terre Haute, IN 47802-3046
812-235-8363
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Great home town food

I've been eating at this place for 30 years. Building was a dump then and still is, but the food is one of a kind. King Sancho, Wet Plate, Taco.....extra hot. Worth a visit for cheap mexican food.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 17, 2015
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Terre Haute
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Bedford, Indiana
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130 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Best fast food Mexican. Favorite is the king burrito wet extra hot! Also enjoy the nacho fiesta with extra hot sauce on side. Food is great tasting and cheap compared to other fast food.

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Terre Haute
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I've been eating at this place for 30 years. Building was a dump then and still is, but the food is one of a kind. King Sancho, Wet Plate, Taco.....extra hot. Worth a visit for cheap mexican food.

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Terre Haute, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

This place is a total dirty hole in the wall, but it is a Terre Haute staple and we have been eating here for years. Get a wet Sancho, CHEESE DIP, CINNAMON CHIPS, or just plain old crunchy tacos hot with extra sauce. Cheap. CHEAP. Love it every time.

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Terre Haute, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We visited the one on Wabash and it was full of people, who really seemed to enjoy the food....but I will stick to "real" Mexican food or Taco Bell for my fast food Mexican. My husband ordered a wet, hot, Sanchez, at least I think that was the title. Just to "WOW" in a bad way for me.

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29 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Taco Man in his Taco Van has a couple of good restaurants in TH. Get either the King or Queen wet burrito with a side of jalapenos. Others in my family like the tacos on a wet plate. You must finish with the cinnamon and sugar tortilla chips. It's like eating left over pie crust brushed with butter, sprinkled with... More 

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Marshall, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013 via mobile

Total hole in the wall place. Looks a bit dumpy but that is part of its charm. Mexican food like nowhere else. I constantly crave it! Must get the King Sancho wet! It's one of the best things to eat in Terre Haute!

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Lizton, IN
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

I love the wet plate, my husband loves the deluxe enchilada dinner, and stop here every chance we get.

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Brazil, Indiana, United States
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

Good food but place really needs a good cleaning and needs updated. Tacos fall apart very easy. The one on 3rd street is better than the one on wabash.

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ENGLEWOOD
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

Living in the Wabash Valley for decades, this is a unique take on Mexican food that knows no rival. Get past the run-down buildings (two locations, one on South Third & one on Wabash Avenue) & the ordinary atmosphere, & know that the food is special---it's local! Order a "wet" plate (menu items smothered in thin, spicy sauce) & be... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

Great fajita lunch special. Service was good, the waiter readily reflilled drinks. I ordered wrong thing and he readily made me what I actually wanted in three minutes flat. Also good free chips and salsa. Bright interior. I liked it!

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Address: 2201 S 3rd St, Terre Haute, IN 47802-3046
Phone Number: 812-235-8363
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Terre Haute
Cuisine: Mexican

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  • Address: 2201 S 3rd St, Terre Haute, IN 47802-3046
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Terre Haute
  • Phone Number: 812-235-8363

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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