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Tacos de Canasta Los Especiales

Calle Francisco i. Madero 71 | Monte de Piedad, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“chicharron” (4 reviews)
“tacos” (24 reviews)
“beans” (4 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Fast Food
Calle Francisco i. Madero 71 | Monte de Piedad, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whatever the opposite of glamorous is, this is it. It was starting to sprinkle when we got here and the line in the street was 15 or 20 people long, so we stood under an awning across the street to watch how fast it moved....More

Thank SkykomishBob
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

These were honestly the best tacos in Mexico City and only cost 7 pesos each! The place was full to the brim with locals and at one stage had about 40 people waiting outside so you knew it would be good! Would recommend to anyone...More

Thank mikeexwv
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Line might be long but it moves fast. We stopped for a quick lunch. Food was delicious and inexpensive. Highly recommended. Get the meal which includes 5 tacos and a drink for 47 pesos.

Thank X3600GFalfonsoc
Reviewed February 2, 2018

Very yummy, different style tacos--not made to order but lots of delicious salsas and toppings you can put on them

Thank Darby H
Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

This place is always full with long lines and great food, the prices are cheap even though is located in the zocalo. If you are patient and hungry this is the place you want to visit.

Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

The place is located by the zocalo and you can easily tell where it is because of the huge line coming out of it. A taco is only 6 pesos and they are surprisingly a big portion and tasty for that price. The chicharrones one...More

1  Thank AlexBTraveler
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

This is a fast-Food restaurant where lots of locals go to. You get a taco for only 6M$. On top of that you can have as much carrots, jalapeños and guacamole as you want!

Thank Jens B
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

When we visited there was a line out the door and down the sidewalk, but it moved very quickly since all the tacos are already made. This is primarily just a distribution point for the tacos which are made elsewhere and brought here in big...More

Thank JP_y_LP
Reviewed September 6, 2017

These tacos place is really good. Not fancy but good for try some canasta tacos. There are so many flavors with and without meat, spicy and not.

Thank josy v
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Located in the Zocalo area (city center) of Mexico City, this taco place is really authentic. Very simple idea, offer 5 types of tacos (carne en adobo, frijoles, papa, chicharrón and chicharrón en salsa verde) at a very low price (Mexican price, not touristic, hopefully)...More

Thank KikeBC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Francisco i. Madero 71 | Monte de Piedad, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Centro Historico
  • Neighborhood: Centro Historico
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