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Tacos El Caporal

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1260 Burton St. & 1717 28th St., Wyoming, Wyoming, MI 49509
(616) 246-6180
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best Mexican food in town

Best tacos in Grand Rapids !!! I really recommend this place 👍 There Gorditas are the best lengua 👌

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
Laura S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

Best tacos in Grand Rapids !!! I really recommend this place 👍 There Gorditas are the best lengua 👌

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

This is the best authentic mexican food I have ever eaten! Seems kind of like a whole in the wall restaurant but the food speaks for itself! We will be back!

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Midwest
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87 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Great lunch spot, pretty decent service, not a fancy dancy place. but great for a quick lunch. the food is great. my favs here are the gorditas and soft corn tacos.

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Clearwater, FL
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379 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Bought lunch for our Grand Rapids staff. Had heard this was excellent Mexican food. People waiting out the door told me "jackpot." Shrimp tacos had some bang to them. The chips and guacamole were in the conversation for best ever category. If I lived here, this would be once a week, easy.

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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

You want a torta, hands down this is the place to go, never had a Mexican sandwich till I went here about four years ago, when I think Mexican food I think tacos and stuff, but not after trying their Torta's, and every time I go to Grand Rapids now I either go in and eat or get a torta... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We are on a quest to find the best Mexican food around the area. After reading a lot of reviews, we thought this may be it. It was not. The food was ok, but not great.

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Wyoming, Michigan
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31 reviews 31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

As for many Mexican Restaurant's around the Wyoming, Michigan area, this location is at the top, I've been coming here for many years, and will continue to make a stop and eat, authentic food and flavor along with it, my favorite item is the Taco's Dorado's single pair (2) deep fried taco's with shredded beef or two pair which is... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

My boyfriend and I can not get enough of this place, its actually quite pathetic how much we eat here. We eat here at least twice a week-- one week we got it twice in one day haha.. I get the chicken tacos, side of rice and he gets the alambres (just like fajitas), and a tamale. We have NEVER... More 

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Allegan, Michigan
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Authentic Mexican Restaurant, Affordable, Great Food. The Alambre is AMAZING!, plus if you like shrimp, they have a version with shrimp. The Restaurant is nothing fancy, but clean. if you are looking for great authentic Mexican food, you gotta try it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

One of the most favorite places of our family and virtually ALL of our friends! Our local friends go here often and the ones out of town request it every time they visit! Its authentic and on point! The steak torta is amazing! Everything I have tried there , I love! Tamales are awesome, the quesadilla is HUGE! Try it... More 

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Additional Information about Tacos El Caporal

Address: 1260 Burton St. & 1717 28th St., Wyoming, Wyoming, MI 49509
Phone Number: (616) 246-6180
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Wyoming
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1260 Burton St. & 1717 28th St., Wyoming, Wyoming, MI 49509
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Wyoming
  • Phone Number: (616) 246-6180

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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