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Tacos Al Pastor

Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, Kauai, HI
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Ranked #3 of 103 restaurants in Kapaa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mexican
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CA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

they were out of al pastor but the lengua was very good, i think the burrito was about $11, enough for 2 lite eaters, def will come back for fish and pastor, they close early around 4-4:30

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The folks are super friendly and the food is beyond exceptional! I had the Al Pastor, Lenqua, and Fish (of the day) tacos. Each al a cart taco comes with two shells and more than enough filling to make two tacos at $4.50 it's the best food for the dollar on the whole island! While I was there Fawny one... More

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Montreal
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65 reviews 65 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

It is the second time here because it is so delicious. The ahi fish grilled perfectly, the beans, the rice and the guacamole, all together make this tacos so amazing. Glad that still we have days from our vacation to come here. The price is the lowest from all tacos we had on island.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Great place to grab lunch on the way from the airport to Princeville. Fresh ahi tacos and burritos were awesome!! And here are the rest of my hundred characters

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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Generous portions of delicious fish cooked to perfection is what we found at Al Pastor. Add a side of beans & rice and a soft drink for a complete meal under $15...not a bad price for Kauai. It is a food truck so it's not known for its atmosphere, but heck, you're in Kauai. You can get atmosphere anytime!

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Imperial Beach, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

The fish tacos were soooo good! Our daughter had the carne tacos and they were good too. Nice tables with umbrellas.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

We ran across this taco cart and wow did we have a party in our mouth. After eating standard island style food the wife and I was craving Mexican food on the island. We did the local caught fish tacos and the portion was larger than other dinner plates at other eating establishments. Worth the wait if there is a... More

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Somerset, WI
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Absolutely great food! It was nice to sit and chat with the locals eating here as well. Plus, you can walk to the public beach afterwards.

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Raleigh
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10 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This truck was right out by the road and easy to spot. There are picnic tables under umbrellas out front and the obligatory chickens hanging out. I had the fresh fish tacos and my hubby had the al pastor. With water it was about $30, which is an economical meal anywhere on Kauai, and there was a LOT of food.... More

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Barboursville, Virginia
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73 reviews 73 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Stopped here with the family and the reviews were spot on! The tacos are fantastic. Its right on the road and not much to look at but do not be deceived, the food is great.

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