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Taqueria Las Palmas

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116 E Cota St, Shelton, WA
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Dining options: Lunch
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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
surprisingly good authentic Mexican food

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
David M
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Shelton, Washington
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Shelton, Washington
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
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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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
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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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Shelton, Washington, USA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Awesome family run restaurant in of all places, Shelton, WA. We are very familiar with Mexican food as we live in AZ half the year. We always take our visitors to Las Palmas to prove to them that we do have the best Mexican restaurant north of the border. I love their carnitas tacos and green sauce. Hubby likes the... More 

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Shelton, Washington
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Tastes like the food I eat when we go to Mexico. My wife and I go here alot and will keep going because the food is great although some is a little to authentic for my palet (tripe) but why not try it. Friendly staff and owners make you feel very welcom and relaxed. I like the fact that it's... More 

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vancouver
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67 reviews 67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

This is a family run restaurant in Shelton and a perfect place to go on a cold and rainy day. There is an extensive menu, and the burritos are served warm and toasty. The Tacos do not come loaded, the refried beans and salad are provided on the side so you can fill to your taste. It is always a... More 

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Shelton, Washington
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

The food selection is good and the food is delicious. The service is friendly and quick, but the clean up after customers leave a table is need of great attention.

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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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