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Taqueria Los Ocampo

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417 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55408
(612) 823-5398
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Excellent Authentic Mexican Food

For authentic and fresh Mexican food Los Ocampo is not to be missed. Located in the Global market this restaurant will invariably have the longest line, and for good reason. The tortillas are fresh, as is the masa. While it may take longer than other fast food mexican style restaurants the few... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 2, 2015
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

For authentic and fresh Mexican food Los Ocampo is not to be missed. Located in the Global market this restaurant will invariably have the longest line, and for good reason. The tortillas are fresh, as is the masa. While it may take longer than other fast food mexican style restaurants the few minutes needed to create the fresh plates of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Hands down best Mexican food and variety I've had so far!! Outstanding!! We scarfed down our food too fast to take pictures. We will be returning. Again. And again. And AGAIN!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

So good and so authentic Mexican food ! It's really a great place to stop and taste Mexican dishes and flavors. Place is unfortunately cheap and really fast-food like but food is authentic

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Shakopee, Minnesota
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

worst ever... the beef that was in my food was so bad I could not even chew it.... other near by places sell same type of food 2 x the size for less than 1/2 their price and is delicious.... I should not have strayed from the other places I would usually go to ... pay $2.50 for same food... More 

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Minnetonka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

This place is nice clean and tasty. The food is pretty authentic in a fast food style. Service is a little slow but the line is long so it must be worth the wait.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2011

We discovered this place when it popped up as an instant Groupon on a recent visit to Minneapolis. Thank goodness we found it! Their food was excellent and inexpensive (especially with the Groupon!). It was only a couple of miles away from our downtown Minneapolis hotel. The setting is fast-food, but the food is anything but. The meat was so... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2010

tasty and authentic Mexican food, semi-fast style but with more atmosphere

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2010

THE BEST TACOS EVER!!!!!!! I LOVE THIS PLACE!!!!!! GET THE HURACHE TOO -- nummmy!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2009

Decent Mexican food, but I liked Salsa a la Salsa better.

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Burnsville, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2008

Really good mexican the way its supposed to be simple and full of flavor.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 417 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55408
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: (612) 823-5398

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?