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Boca Chica Taco House

407 Wabasha St S, Saint Paul, MN 55107-1119
651-222-8226
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Ranked #78 of 798 Restaurants in Saint Paul
Price range: $5 - $15
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Dining options: Takeout
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Jonesboro
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107 reviews 107 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

The food is served hot and relatively fast. The quantity was good for the price. I prefer the food across the street at Boca Chica aver the Taco House. But if you do not feel like a more formal meal than this will do. Not much parking and only one handicap spot.

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Rosemount, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I've been here a few times now and every visit I try something new. I have not yet been disappointed. And even better are the affordable prices and the fact that they sell salsa outright. Good stuff.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

What is great about Boca Chica is that the "taco house" is on one side of the road and the "restaurant" is on the other. It is the same food but one gives you nicer tables and a waiter. I'd rather pay less, get the same food, and be happy.

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I've been eating here since it Opened. Originally it was a converted Gas Station. Gueremo the Owner was the Nicest Owner you had ever met, the food is Authentic and Delicious Over the years it has gotten a little Pricey but the Quality is still Awesome

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This is a hidden gem in St. Paul! If you love Mexican food, you need to try this place. The prices are very reasonable, and I have yet to have anything "bad" from here. As a matter of fact, my husband and I make it a game: you can't have the same thing twice in a row! They have tacos,... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Authentic Mexican flavors make this little dine-in or take-out restaurant a favorite with the locals. The enchiladas are outstanding as are the tamales- but I especially enjoy their bistek. Delicious! Don't confuse Taco House for the more formal Boca Chica restaurant just across the street.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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59 reviews 59 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

I have visited Boca Chica several times with my daughter and family. It is definitely a favorite in the Twin Cities. The decor is fantastic; you really feel as if you are back in Mexico. The food is excellent and well-priced. And then there are the margaritas!!! Whew!!!

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Amazing Mexican food, always friendly service. We visit frequently and take out is quick. I wish they delivered. Love the Taco House!

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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96 reviews 96 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

I lived in Cancun for 7 years and I expected really great tacos from this sister restaurant of Boca Chica... First the service wasn't great, although this is basically fast food... It took them until the third time to get my order right... I just wanted my tacos to have the chicken & cheese... Still wasn't right but they were... More 

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St Paul, MN
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

I frequent this restaurant during the week for dinner between 2 jobs. They have a great variety of Mexican "fast food" at reasonable prices. They do not give tomato's unless requested but the food is good regardless. The taco burrito is wonderful but the best are the fried flour taco's, If you have 15 minutes go in and sit to... More 

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Additional Information about Boca Chica Taco House

Address: 407 Wabasha St S, Saint Paul, MN 55107-1119
Phone Number: 651-222-8226
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
Cuisine: Mexican

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