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Rockaway Taco

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95-19 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Far Rockaway, NY 11693
347-213-7466
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Today
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:45 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu - Sun 9:00 am - 10:45 am
Dining options: Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Takeout

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best fish Taco I have ever eaten

So this is one of my favorite places to visit in the summer...... They have the best fish taco I've ever had and the Guacomole and chips are amazing on an occasion they have fresh coconut water served out of the coconut....... Not into that?! They have watermelon, and pineapple juice......the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
Rfraser513
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Far Rockaway, New York
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New York City, New York
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78 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

I went here for lunch with my Mexican girlfriend and she can attest to how delicious the tacos are! They're traditional fish tacos for the most part, which is refreshing! They're not huge, so you'll need to order at least 2 but the prices are VERY reasonable for NYC. They also serve quesadillas, fresh juice and coconut milk right from... More 

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Thank Joshua B
Kathmandu, Nepal
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

this place is cool and the food here sooo yummy, don't miss this place if you are nearby there. i love the environment inside.

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Thank me_nirajan
New York City, New York
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156 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Service was decent and food was fresh after the beach. Liked the vibe and the surfer lockers. I could see how it would get very busy on the weekend. Nice to sit in the back with the fresh vegetables growing.

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Thank TravelSomeMFS
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

While the tacos are good, they aren't 5 bucks good. To an extent you are paying for the novelty of eating a Rockaway Taco while in Rockaway. The guac is the best thing on the menu.

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Thank ibecaitlinmarie
Far Rockaway, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

So this is one of my favorite places to visit in the summer...... They have the best fish taco I've ever had and the Guacomole and chips are amazing on an occasion they have fresh coconut water served out of the coconut....... Not into that?! They have watermelon, and pineapple juice......the juices have very little sugar..you have my recommendation!

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Thank Rfraser513
Rockaway Park, New York
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Not sure why they get such long lines for average overpriced tacos...They were decent tacos but nothing to write home about.

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Thank RockawayFamilyof5
Rockaway Park, New York
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

you know summer is here by the crowd on the cornerand on line on 96th street..people wait and wait to make there order and get and usually have no where to eat it except standing up.....but wait this is a Taco STAND....everything thing they make is awesome....just wish there was a place to eat and sit.....I hear it will be... More 

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Thank Dave L
new york
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

this little place is my favorite summertime spot. they have the best fish tacos and homemade drinks. this spot is a hidden jewel but once you see the crowd and long line its well worth it!!

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1 Thank nycfemm
Far Rockaway, New York
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 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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Thank Travelqueen412
Far Rockaway, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 95-19 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Far Rockaway, NY 11693
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Far Rockaway
  • Phone Number: 347-213-7466

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 15
  • Cuisine: Mexican
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

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?