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EL ITACATE

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Jose Mariscal 42, Sayulita 63732, Mexico
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: Los tacos mas chicos de Sayulita!!

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  • 138
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  • 10
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Street Dining

This is the surfer boy/girl's taco street side restaurant. It is very simple. The menue is on a board and you order tacos by eaches. They put a salsa condement tray on your table several different salsas from medium to very hot. No beer, so we ordered bottle water. We had an enjoyable Queso... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Stinalr
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Montgomery, Texas
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  • Late Night
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Montgomery, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

This is the surfer boy/girl's taco street side restaurant. It is very simple. The menue is on a board and you order tacos by eaches. They put a salsa condement tray on your table several different salsas from medium to very hot. No beer, so we ordered bottle water. We had an enjoyable Queso Flamiado. It filled us up before... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 NEW via mobile

If my husband had his way, we would have eaten here for every meal! He was smitten with the sirloin tacos!

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Mill Valley, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This is a little hole in the wall with some really extraordinary tacos. They are typical street food tacos but made with artisan attention to detail by hipster types. We went there twice and just loved it -- especially the interesting range of condiments served with the tacos.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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166 reviews 166 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

Just like everyone else has said, great tacos and great prices. Try the guacamole, it is awesome. They also have great flavored waters you have to request.

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Seattle, Washington
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We stumbled upon Ed Itacate one night in Sayulita. Their tacos are slightly larger than some of the street tacos and they offer you up a smorgasbord of accoutrements for your food. Their guac was a hearty helping and is very much recommended as well. I'm guessing this place is much more of a tourist location than a local joint,... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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27 reviews 27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

This is always a favorite! We particularly love the jamaica quesadilla, the little grilled onions they wrap in foil, and the many different varieties of tacos. Always hot, fresh and delicious! Good value as well.

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Wind Lake, WI
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We took a day trip to Sayulita and for lunch had the dilemma of which wonderful smell should we head to and eat?! We wandered into a bar down there recently bought by a fellow American who recommended this place to us. Lots of taco choices to choose from but the arrachera and the rib eye tacos are delicious!!!!!! We... More 

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Minneapolis, MN
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Tasty tacos; "American" sized portions. We grabbed lunch to-go one day and I think our experience would've been even better if we'd dined in.

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Hackettstown, New Jersey
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Saw this place advertised on a travel show, plus our daughter visits there often and was recommended to us. It was not a disappointment.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

The attitude is bad, if they're tired of working and serving all day long, they should be working in a different place. I ask twice to have my Rib eye tacos with no skin, and they didn't care, the girl on the grilled even gave me a face for asking to remove the extra skin. I simply just don't like... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Jose Mariscal 42, Sayulita 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Sayulita

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

Los tacos mas chicos de Sayulita!!

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