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Bar Taco

1 Willett Ave, Port Chester, NY 10573-4335
914-937-8226
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Ranked #6 of 105 Restaurants in Port Chester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Hoboken, New Jersey
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

I've been hearing about Bartaco for months now. I have been dying to try it and was not disappointed. We started with the gaspacho which was very good and the shrimp cerviche which was a little too tart for me but very fresh. We ordered the chefs tray, an assortment of tacos selected by the chef and some salads. The... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

I actually go to the one in Westport CT rather frequently. Great setting on the river with an outdoor deck to eat or have some cocktails on a nice day or night. The food is great. Have never been disappointed. The suck or sesame sirloin rice bowl or tiny taco are amazing. They make a killer spicy margarita too. Extra... More

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Port Chester, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Bar Taco is an extremely popular (especially during the summer!) waterfront restaurant in downtown Port Chester. Parking requires patience and the wait to sit down and get your food can be significant. However, if you call ahead about a half hour, they will take your name and you'll probably get seated pretty quickly when you arrive. If you get there... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I went to celebrated my friends birthday. The parking was cumbersome. The service was excellent. I couldn't grasp what type of food it was. Had a Central American style yet tiny influence of Japanese food, hence the brown rice and chopsticks. We found Sesame ribeye very salty and rice was crunchy. We had 2 orders same problem. Chicken tacos were... More

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Chappaqua, New York
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68 reviews 68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Depending on which site you use, people whine about how noisy it is. Well.....OF COURSE its noisy as it is an excellent establishment that everyone wants to go to. In brief, this bar - Mexican food place is a great spot for people of all ages, families, parties...whatever. Despite a somewhat lengthy wait, the food was not only fresh but... More

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Piermont, NY
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7 reviews 7 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I have been to Bar Taco in Port Chester four times. The atmosphere is festive and upbeat so no complaints there. Yes, the wait is ridiculous on the weekend but what do you expect for a hip, popular waterfront venue during the summer? Other reviews claim the food is pricey. I am not sure I agree. My issue this evening... More

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NY
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27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

They told us to be an hour away, it turned out to be 20 minutes. We ordered drinks ciparinna and margarita both were excellent. A salad six tacos later and another round of drinks and we were very happy. Our waitresses Sophia and Ally were excellent. We will be back

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Rogers, Arkansas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Went on a Friday night - the place was hopping. Big, lively bar croud. Food was very interesting and good. I recommend it - but be ready for croud and noise. There were small kids there too, but more a happy hour, stylish crowd. Call ahead to get your name on the list or be prepared to wait.

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Rye, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I met a friend for lunch and we chose to eat inside, air conditioning needed! Our server was patient as my friend and I had catching up to do, we hadn't even looked at the choices yet. We started off with the BEST margaritas. Because of the small sized items, we tried quite a variety of tacos and sides, all... More

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I visited Bar Taco with friends and we were lucky to get a table outside pretty quickly. Drinks were par, but the flavors they put together in the tacos were phenomenal and nicely presented, as well. Fried oyster tacos, pulled pork tacos, and fresh guacamole were the best we had. I will definitely be back to try everything at least... More

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