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Taco Cabana

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135 Long St, San Marcos, TX 78666
(512) 392-1500
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Avoid this location, place is dirty and service is very slow

We visit TC locations for a quick meal when were on the road and food is usually good for fast food but we found this location to be very slow, food was not up to par and dining area was very dirty. We thought about asking for a refund and leaving before food came out but stuck it out since... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2014
Steve R
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Humble, Texas
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11 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Humble, Texas
Top Contributor
139 reviews 139 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We visit TC locations for a quick meal when were on the road and food is usually good for fast food but we found this location to be very slow, food was not up to par and dining area was very dirty. We thought about asking for a refund and leaving before food came out but stuck it out since... More 

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california
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91 reviews 91 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I brought 3 of my male co-workers here today and we were very happy with our meals. All 4 meals for less than $30 and very yummy. Nice and clean and great service. I can't understand the bad reviews - it was just perfect. This group eats out alot here in San Marcos and this is one of our favorites.... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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103 reviews 103 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Pros: -Open until late at night -Big portions Cons: -Cold staff with a tendency of not being friendly. -Food is not Mexican but Tex-Mex so the favors change a bit. We wanted to have some Mexican food so we ended up here. They do serve the typical fried beans and rice plus your fajitas, tacos or enchiladas. However, the flavor... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

It's a good place to eat but it is very loud and they just slop the food together and your portions are small. But it's good food I guess there's better taco cabanas out there

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San Marcos, Texas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

Tacos were really small and food made me sick. Workers were offish and rude. Nothing like other Taco Cabanas I've been to.

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Lockhart, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

it was dirty, the food was so-so. i haven't gone back. average place.

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San Marcos, TX
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2011

There is a variety of choices, from small tastes to big-pig proportions. The codiments bar offers a few nice choices, but when a large number of customers have taken items from it, it is often not as well kept as should be (because some inconsiderate patrons reach across rather than going to the other side, and stuff falls into the... More 

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San Marcos, TX
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2010

I always go inside to get the little plastic containers of their pico de gallo, green/red salsa, jalepenos, etc. These are on a buffet where you can help yourself while the food is being prepared. Great food choices and really good food for a fast-food joint! Breakfast tacos are muy bueno - especially the barbacoa.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2008

Our Family loves TC!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2008

Good service, prices and the food is very good for a fast food place.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 135 Long St, San Marcos, TX 78666
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Marcos
  • Phone Number: (512) 392-1500

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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