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Taqueria Las Palmas

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116 E Cota St, Shelton, WA
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Description: Has a sister restautrant in Olympia, WA the Taqueria II Las Palmas at 9323...
Has a sister restautrant in Olympia, WA the Taqueria II Las Palmas at 9323 Martin Way E.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great food and value

Don't let the building's rough exterior scare you away- the Mexican food you'll find inside is really good. It's set up like a "food truck" in a building. I've tried several things off their "food truck" style menu While I was on vacation in Shelton and everything I've tried so far was great... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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Orlando, Florida
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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Don't let the building's rough exterior scare you away- the Mexican food you'll find inside is really good. It's set up like a "food truck" in a building. I've tried several things off their "food truck" style menu While I was on vacation in Shelton and everything I've tried so far was great. Prices are low and you get enough... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This review is more directed at people driving through Shelton, perhaps on their way to the Hood Canal, as anyone who lives in Shelton already knows about how awesome this place is. The tacos are legit Mexico City style street tacos with corn tortillas, cilantro, dice onions and your choice of amazing meat: carnitas, carne asada, pollo. The ingredients are... More 

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Grapeview, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Yummy & delicious! Favorite place to eat in Shelton by far! Flavor, seasoning of pork is perfect. Street tacos are best around second favorite is wet burrito.

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

They try. The prices are quite low. But sadly, the food is about 1.5 stars (and I am so sorry, but I don't know that the word star applies here). And I so hate giving a bad review. But I went there because it was convenient and other reviews suggested that it might be acceptable. So I write this to... More 

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Shelton, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I've seen the restaurant many times and the fruit for sale outside but never stopped. But tonight I wanted a Mexican takeout not Taco Bell and not one of the small restaurant groups, I looked at the reviews and gave it a try. I ordered tamale taco and then chelada with rice and beans. When I got home to eat... More 

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Marysville, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We stopped here on our way through town. We were not disappointed. All the reviews nailed it. Good, hot Mexican food. We love Mexican so are always looking for good authentic places. Service was fast and attentive. We felt welcome immediately.

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Shelton, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This little "Hole in the Wall" is hard to find, but the food is consistently good. Reminds me of being in Mexico. Very informal. They do lots of take outs. Not huge portions like some places, and they don 't fill you up on rice and beans.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The beef tacos are the best! Get a grilled jalapeno on the side to go with it and you are set. My mom gets #6, which looks wonderful. The beef burrito are good, but they are even better when you add cilantro.

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Shelton, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This Mexican restaurant is as authentic as you can get. Dishes such as Tripe and Lingua and soda made in mexico (real sugar). Great prices and owners.

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Grapeview, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

These are what Tacos are supposed to be! Also the wet burritos are delicious. I think if they served Margaritas I would pretend I was in Mexico :)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 116 E Cota St, Shelton, WA
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Shelton

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

Has a sister restautrant in Olympia, WA the Taqueria II Las Palmas at 9323 Martin Way E.

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