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Queen Tacos

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11721 East 23 Street, Independence, MO 64050
(816)252-4858
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Best Mexican Food in the Kansas City Metro Area

We have eaten here at least 10 times since it opened. It's fun to see how popular it has become. For nearly a year they were struggling, even though the food has always been great. They stuck with it through the hard times and now it has really paid off for them. Today I went for lunch and dinner... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 5, 2013
lifealchemy
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Independence, Missouri, United States
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Independence, Missouri
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26 reviews 26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great food but the servings were small. It also wasn't very clean. The floor was dirty. Tables were not wiped off. Bathrooms were really bad. I was disappointed.

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Independence, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

We have eaten here at least 10 times since it opened. It's fun to see how popular it has become. For nearly a year they were struggling, even though the food has always been great. They stuck with it through the hard times and now it has really paid off for them. Today I went for lunch and dinner and... More 

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Leavenworth, Kansas, United States
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012 via mobile

It doesn't look that nice. But don't let that fool you. We had the chicken taco, queen taco, chicken enchilada, and a shrimp taco. All of them were very good. The guacamole was one of the best we have eaten! Everything was just excellent. The service was pretty good too!

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Independence, Missouri
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2012

Deep Fried Tacos, FLAVORFUL beef and chicken, great authenticity! Rice and Beans are really good too! very authentic. Can't wait to go back and try the enchilladas and more! Don't let the surroundings fool you. It is a CLEAN restaurant. Unfortunately not in the best area.

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Independence, MO
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

My family and I went out to dinner on a friday night to Queen Taco. We had bought a coupon through Groupon, so at a discounted price we felt safe taking a chance. We should not have worried. The food overall is excellent. My only complaint is the rice and beans are not very flavorful. The tacos, burritos and enchiladas... More 

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Independence, Missouri
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31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

I have been here several times now and the food is amazing. The Street Tacos are the best! Just like south Texas only closer and they have a salsa bar with fresh homemade sauce. Very friendly folks here, Mom & Pop operation. Heres to the little man.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11721 East 23 Street, Independence, MO 64050
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: (816)252-4858

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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