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Taqueria Los Cocuyos

Calle Simon Bolivar 56, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“street tacos” (5 reviews)
“tongue” (8 reviews)
“suadero” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast Food
Calle Simon Bolivar 56, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I first learned about this place through a review with this description: "Los Cocuyos is all about meat—submerged in lard, slow cooked until it falls off the bone and is ready to be folded into tiny tacos." With that type of imagery, I knew I...More

Thank Georgianna C
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

From literally a hole in the wall you may try a great taco made especially with cooked meats, some of them quite unorthodox for general tastes.

Thank RicaMartini
Reviewed August 6, 2018

My boyfriend and I had found this place when we had a layover in Mexico city and it was the only thing open at 1:30am on a Wednesday night. The first time we had them we only had 80pesos left in cash so we could...More

Thank Nia R
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Loved these tacos. Best ones I had here in ciudad de mexico, and its located in the historical center.

Thank Bruno M
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Excellent service and food. Fast and friendly service. Loved all of them, specially the suadero, tongue and longaniza!

Thank Baudel C
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Very yummy, authentic tacos to eat on the street, very popular with local people. Variety of different meats and offal. Not for vegetarians.

Thank Family_0f_Four2009
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Probably one of the hidden gems in Mexico city, you can try tacos made with all parts of an animal like heart, brain, tongue, gizzard, cheek and plenty more... well worth if you are an adventurous foody

Thank Travel_Joss
Reviewed June 3, 2018

After an early morning of flying to get to CDMX, my first stop was for lunch at TLC. I'd read for weeks about the best food shops and street food and was eager to try their tacos. When I arrived, there was no line -...More

Thank tcpindy
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

The taqueros are friendly nice guys tending to giant pans of gently bubbling cow skulls, intestines and meats. Being squeamish I stuck to less adventurous parts of the animal but satisfied with their tastiness nonetheless. These are tiny tacos so I did not approach them...More

Thank trishway
Reviewed April 11, 2018

This is a hole-in-the-wall taco stand that has gained local, national, and international fame, and deservedly so. Dining is stand-up on the street, so it is easy to find as there is always a crowd. Their prices are a little on the high side, but...More

Thank inog
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Simon Bolivar 56, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Centro Historico
  • Neighborhood: Centro Historico
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