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Taqueria El Rinconcito

1833 Cascade Ave, Hood River, OR 97031
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Ranked #73 of 113 Restaurants in Hood River
Price range: $2 - $15
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Dining options: Lunch, Takeout
Description: 100% Authentic Mexican food. Fast quality service. Best Burritos in the Gorge!
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English first
Huntsville, Alabama
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409 reviews 409 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
191 helpful votes 191 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This place is a trailer with no indoor seating. There are three tables outside. The menu was limited - burritos, tacos and sopas. We ordered two large burritos that, for $7 each, were expensive for what you got. They were stuffed full of rice, beans, cabbage/cilantro mix and choice of meat - the meat potion was meager. There was no... More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

The pic shown for this restaurant is NOT accurate. Taqueria el Rinconcito is a trailer, permanently parked next to Zeman's Music on Cascade Street. The address listed is correct, but I am not sure where that photo came from. Those buildings are NOT in Hood River. One of the reviewers said they seated a large crowd? Um, there are a... More 

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white salmon wa
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141 reviews 141 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

It's a very small place,a few tables and chairs.Most of us locals grab and go. They make it to order as your there.They have great tacos, sopas,burritos.They are huge ,it's usually hard to finish it.They have a red sauce-super hot and green-milder.on most? fridays they sell home made tamales that are so good.They do leave in the winter for mexico... More 

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Eastern Oregon
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

This is a nice family owned restaurant. They serve fresh and delicious food, have a friendly and attentive wait staff, and are open late, They were able to seat our large crowd at a moments notice and at a late hour. We love Mexican food, and this was excellent!

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Hood River, Oregon
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

This is the best place to catch a burrito or taco or sopa's. The food is fresh each day and they love making it fresh for you.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2012 via mobile

The food is good, fast, and fresh. Would recommend!

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Hood River Oregon
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2011

Very authentic. If you are looking for american tacos this is not your place. If you really want authentic Mexican food this is the place. The Al Pastor Tacos remind me of tacos I have had in Baja and Mexico City. My Mom & Dad came from Minneapolis for a visit and were blown away. They had never tasted anything... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2008

not for a date, but tasty to stop by--is delicious food out the window of a mobile home. Authentic!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2008

THIS is where I get those chicken tacos I bring to work!

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Portland, Oregon
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2007

I live in Portland, Oregon and have the chance to try many taquerias in the city, but El Rinconsito in Hood River has remained the best choice for great "street food" tacos year after year. A wonderful family-run trailer. This is NOT an americanized mexican dining experience. No gloppy beans and dry seasoned rice. No Mariachi band blaring in your... More 

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Additional Information about Taqueria El Rinconcito

Address: 1833 Cascade Ave, Hood River, OR 97031
Phone Number: 541-386-2911
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Hood River
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 2 - 15
Cuisine: Mexican

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