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Taqueria Merlo

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1004 W Main St, Avon Park, FL 33825-3314
+1 863-452-1811
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (5 reviews)
“burrito” (4 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
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5:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
1004 W Main St, Avon Park, FL 33825-3314
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Having read the reviews, we went there one evening. If you don't speak Spanish, they provide you with a menu in English. The food in excellent. We have fajitas and some kind of pork dish served with reprised beans and rice. We also had the...More

Thank Atrel
Reviewed October 13, 2017

The best and freshest ingredients possible, all tortillas fresh and handmade! The little store it is in has the best produce in all of Highlands County.

Thank Debra F
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Authentic Mexican food. Taco's were freshly made in front of you. Not a lot of seating, better to get food to go.

Thank kmancillas04
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Omg this is the best Mexican Food Ever! We were traveling back from camping at Highland State Park and stopped here! So glad we did the bomb.com. Even picky 8year loved his taco! 🌮

Thank pilgrimadventures
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

We were passing through this part of Florida and decided to stop here for lunch. One side of business is a store with fruits, meats and vegetables. The other side is a sitting area to sit for your meal. You order at the counter and...More

Thank ROB A
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended by a local i saw walking around... short 10 min ride from my hotel...totally worth it. Looks deceiving because it is inside a store but don't let that shy you away. Food was awesome! Coming back here for sure , I'm...More

Thank Medicmam
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Best in town. They have a condiment bar to let you "have it your way" in the spice department. Three levels of hot sauces plus tomatillo, diced cilantro, onions and pickled vegetables. Want Beer? buy it in the grocery section.

Thank Denise M
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

My husband, daughter and I ate there and loved it. The food is awesome, the staff is friendly and courteous. Our food was made in an adequate amount of time and you get a lot of food. Definitely worth it, will definitely be going back.

Thank mebesteph
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Very good food, alot to choose from, affordable prices. They have a restaurant inside along with a meat dept.

Thank Cindy G
Reviewed April 2, 2017

Everything we've ordered has been delicious! The guacamole is excellent! Huge portions and a great value for authentic Mexican food!

Thank KandJFL
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 9:30 PM
5:00 AM - 9:30 PM
5:00 AM - 9:30 PM
5:00 AM - 9:30 PM
5:00 AM - 9:30 PM
5:00 AM - 9:30 PM
5:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1004 W Main St, Avon Park, FL 33825-3314
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Avon Park
  • Phone Number: +1 863-452-1811
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