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Del Taco

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401 North First Avenue, Barstow, CA 92311
(760) 256-2810
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Takeout

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Value
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    4 of 5 stars
Great service

That got the food out before I even sat down. Hopefully that means it was fresh! The assistance was nice too. Will go back next time I am in town.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

That got the food out before I even sat down. Hopefully that means it was fresh! The assistance was nice too. Will go back next time I am in town.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Barstow, California
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have lived in barstow of almost 7 years and I go to Deltaco at least a couple times a week I can't get enough of them. it doesn't hurt that the one on first street is the original and only in barstow can you get the barstow taco. and you can't beat the prices or the taste. Yes it... More 

Thank Rachel E
Burlington, Iowa
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48 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

Good food. I had a burrito and Barstow taco. Cost about nine bucks for a combo. I would go back but only on special occasions.

Thank Shane1102
McDonough, Georgia
Level Contributor
132 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

Great fast food! This is the original Del Taco, and is still the best! We eat here every time we come to town. The food is really tasty, and this place is easy on the budget. Eat here if you get the chance.

Thank Charlie M
Los Angeles, California
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

This is the best part about being in the desert, if you are out riding or shooting or on your way back or to vegas, you have to stop here!

Thank MikeMImages
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

I'm biased. Back in the day up to 2000, you'd bite into a Del Taco in Barstow and the juicy taco would drip down your hand and maybe as far as your elbow. Not anymore. Not as much flavor as before. Still good. Just not the best anymore.

Thank Pamela A
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Del Taco which we new long ago as Taco Tia has held a special place for so many of us Riffians! It exists in other towns but is not the same as Barstow. As classmates arrived for our reunion many of them reported that they just ad to stop at DelTaco before checking into their room. The great thing is... More 

Thank MaeMaeOakhurst_ca
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

This is the ORIGINAL del Taco. It is the best and always has been. It is not part of the franchise system - it is still owned by the original owner

Thank nanb3605
Level Contributor
23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

They used to be good for the company and to hang out after the party but they ain't it no more. The meat is gross and the flavor nill.

Thank Allen W
Panama City Beach, Florida
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

The best del TACO is the one on first street. I have always loved their food. Growing up as a child I considered myself lucky. Del TACO really needs to come out to the east coast. They are number ONE in my eyes. Thanks for always getting a great meal.

Thank Geraldine R

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 401 North First Avenue, Barstow, CA 92311
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Barstow
  • Phone Number: (760) 256-2810

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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