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All 30 Far Rockaway Restaurants

Rockaway Taco

95-19 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Far Rockaway, NY 11693
347-213-7466
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Ranked #1 of 30 Restaurants in Far Rockaway
Price range: $3 - $15
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu - Sun 9:00 am - 10:45 am
Good for: Outdoor seating
Restaurant details
Good for: Outdoor seating
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English first
Far Rockaway, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

i was informed by a co worker that she had a fish taco that was soooo good that she was dreaming about them, and i had to try these tacos. so i volunteered to drive 12 blocks to try theses tacos. The first impression of the store itself was like ugh, but then again it was a beach theme kinda... More 

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Far Rockaway, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Nice place, it's near rockaway beach so it is only open during the summer.the food is good and the prices are reasonble

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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This place was recommended by a couple of locals, and the reasonably long line outside reassured me that this could be something special. I had not tried tacos before, so did not exactly know what to expect. I had the carne one, and in all honesty it tasty like how cat food smells. I don‘t know if this is what... More 

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Forest Hills, New York
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209 reviews 209 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
249 helpful votes 249 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Sadly it is now closed for the season. Two weeks ago we enjoyed the fish tacos and the tofu tacos. Be sure to try the complimentary pickled carrots available just off to the side of the building. The line was long and moved quickly. Casual outdoor eating on a residential street just off the beach. Very casual, I'm talking flip... More 

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Far Rockaway, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Short drive for tacos @ Rockaway Tacos. Nice, fresh and hot tacos. Don't go too much cause I'll have an overdose of tacos! Go early, cause once they start, holy taco! Have fun and have a fish taco for me.

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New York City, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I finally made it to Rockaway Taco. When you first see the line it makes you want to turn around. However, believe it or not the line moved within a considerate amount of time. I had a fish Tacos they were very tasty. The ingredients are fresh. The Tacos are not to rave about. But if you are in the... More 

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Southlake, Texas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The quesa dilla and the fish taco---messy but oh so delicious. I would go off hours and preferably during the week. The food was GREAT

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I'm not saying it isn't good. Sure, it's good. If you don't have to wait in a long line (go on a weekday). But the food has become decidedly average. I mean, I enjoyed the spicy jicama, and both fish-eaters and vegetarians can be reasonably happy here, But it certainly isn't worth waiting on line for an hour for these... More 

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Floral Park, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

If you are looking for the best fish tacos in New York, look no further than Rockaway Taco. The thin masa taco is filled with just the right amount of perfectly fried fish and complemented by the crunch of the vegetables that include shredded red cabbage and sliced radish. We ordered the deluxe, which added guacamole. Their guac, by the... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Good tacos, great jicama salad, but not worth a long line. Go in the off hours and you'll be much happier!

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Additional Information about Rockaway Taco

Address: 95-19 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Far Rockaway, NY 11693
Phone Number: 347-213-7466
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Far Rockaway
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm  9:00 am - 10:45 am
Monday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm  9:00 am - 10:45 am
Friday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm  9:00 am - 10:45 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm  9:00 am - 10:45 am
Average Prices: USD 3 - 15

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