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Local Taco

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146 Pewitt Dr, Brentwood, TN 37027-5208 (Formerly China Hut Restaurant)
615-915-4632
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Neighborhood favorite

Friendly staff and good service. Daily specials are usually a good choice. Like the variety of tacos. Bartender made special drink on request. Good place to meet friends. Like the outdoor patio. Sometimes chips can be too salty.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
julia w
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Families with children
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Franklin, Tennessee
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179 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We were a party of 5. It is a small restaurant and they reserve the bigger booth for parties of 6. We had a big fitness freak firefighter with us and my husband, a former baseball player and then 3 others. We were squeezed in pretty tight and the guys were uncomfortable with their legroom. The vinyl in the booth... More 

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Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

I had heard so many good things about this place and wanted to try it so we went there with my daughter and her family. It wasn't bad but didn't live up to the hype. The menu has a southern flair to it. The food was good but not great. The portions were small. It was served warm and not... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Interesting variations on traditional Mexican food. Good small margaritas. A bity busy at 5:30 PM, so I had to wait for service. As single diner I did not have many table choices.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Friendly staff and good service. Daily specials are usually a good choice. Like the variety of tacos. Bartender made special drink on request. Good place to meet friends. Like the outdoor patio. Sometimes chips can be too salty.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I live nearby and have eaten here several times. Each time I leave thinking, well, the food was decent but you sure don't get much for you money. Either lower the price or increase the portion sizes. As is, its too little for too much. Too many other good value options in the area.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

I love the tacos and the guacamole; the queso is AMAZING. I went here for a quick late lunch with my dad a few days ago. The hostess was very inattentive which gave us the feeling we wouldn't be treated well. Someone needs to teach her the 10 and 5 rule -- we were only a counter space away from... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

I really wanted to like Local Taco. We stopped in on a Saturday around noon to eat on the patio. It was sunny & 85 degrees & perfect patio weather. We walked in and didn't have to wait for a table very long. We sat out on the patio off the bar area. They've got two patio areas. We ordered... More 

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Greenwich, NY
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Great atmosphere with large garage doors that open up to the outside. Great Staff and the taco selection is unique to Nashville offering the local BBQ and Fried Chicken dishes in a taco.....AWESOME!

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Nashville
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200 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Met a friend and daughter here for a quick meal on a Wednesday which is Lobster BLT burrito day. Very fast service, after ordering at the front desk and finding your own table (for lunch). Fresh food and minimal service, but not much service needed.

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Brentwood, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

The smoked chicken salad is excellent--one of my favorite salads in town. Good top shelf margaritas, too. My husband loves the grilled corn on the cob.

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Additional Information about Local Taco

Address: 146 Pewitt Dr, Brentwood, TN 37027-5208 (Formerly China Hut Restaurant)
Phone Number: 615-915-4632
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Brentwood
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 146 Pewitt Dr, Brentwood, TN 37027-5208 (Formerly China Hut Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Brentwood
  • Phone Number: 615-915-4632

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?