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El Guacamole

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Canal Saint-Martin
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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37 rue Yves Toudic, 75010 Paris, France
+33 1 42 41 09 09
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Paris, France
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391 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 256 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2015

For an average taco at great prices, and friendly service, this is a good bet. It misses a bit on flavors, not terribly authentic and a bit dull, but their small cups of hot sauces are full of zing and zip (adding a bit more of these flavors to the tacos and guacomole might help). 3 tacos of choice with... More 

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Thank simmonskUSA
Texas
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2015

good food fast service, easy to find. a little expensive, but when your miles away from home.... its worth it.

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Thank iaatilano
Lecce, Italy
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2015

Excellent and authentic taco locale, I understand it's hard to find places for lunch, my friend who lives in Paris had tried repeatedly without success. We came in early (12:00) and had no problem. Great service and great tacos.

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Thank John D
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

This small Mexican taco place has good meal deals with a variety of choices. It is very cozy and has a friendly staff – speaking English was no problem. We had a perfect snack in the middle of a very international crowd. Good deal, friendly people and delicious tacos!

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Thank Sean R
Paris, France
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

On a quaint corner this bustling spot always has life and energy. Authentic food at reasonable prices. Would recommend for hungry hippos

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Thank Winnietheplop
Exeter, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Fresh burros which were great tasting... Service OK. Overall a good experience, one burros for 8 euro when considering the price of a burger on the same Street is 16 euro.

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Thank Chris Z
Paris, France
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133 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2015

It's really tough to find authentic "Mexican" or "Tex-Mex" food in Paris. Candelaria is pretty good - their tacos have an authentic flavor, but they're really tiny for the price. This place tops Candelaria because the flavors are every bit as authentic and the portions are quite large for a similar price. The burritos are huge, but we had the... More 

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Thank jvtravelerParis
Pierrelaye, France
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2015

While the venue is small and the menu not extensive, the tastes and overall experience are just like the little taquerias in Mexico City. The ingredients and preparation are excellent. Also, the vegetarian in our party found enough choices to be happy. And the cocktails and guacamole are very good. We've returned many times.

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Thank Diana S
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2015

Paris is an expensive place to eat and as a vegetarian there are limited options in most places that won't break the bank. El Guacamole had delicious Mexican food that was different from what we had been eating so far (lots of bread and cheese) and was inexpensive. We ordered the veggie burritos (8 euros) and they were delicious and... More 

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Thank Soniya S
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2015

Went in with high hopes but was pretty disappointed. The frozen margaritas were nice and they came fast, but otherwise it was a mountain of corn chips with not much substance for the actual food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 rue Yves Toudic, 75010 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Canal Saint-Martin
  • Neighborhood: Canal Saint-Martin
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 41 09 09

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Canal Saint-Martin
The tree-lined Canal Saint-Martin is the focal point of one of the most romantic and hip areas of Paris. Watch boats travel along the canal while lovers and friends take in the atmosphere from the banks or the bridges. Evenings see hoards fill the embankments to drink wine and enjoy good company. The colder days lead people to hipster bars, cozy restaurants, and concert spaces. Those who are more adventurous may explore hidden gems down nearby streets, from local bars to futuristic architecture. With its enriching mix of people of all ages and backgrounds, this neighborhood has a dynamic, inspiring vibe.
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