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The Taco Stand

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670 N Milledge Ave, Athens, GA 30601-3812
+1 706-549-2894
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Georgia
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61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2012

Simple, cheap, average. It's hard to come back here when I can get to Cali n Titos, Taqueria del Sol, and Sr. Sol in town. So it's not really about the quality of their food, which is cheap, simple, and what you'd expect for college town american-mexican, but why spend my calories here when it's competitors are better?

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Thank travelskk
Gainesville, GA
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2012

My friends and I used to walk here to grab lunch at times when in college. The food is not bad and it's very budget friendly, which is always ideal for a college kid. Now that I've graduated, gotten a "real" job and can afford to eat at better restaurants in Athens, I have NO desire to eat at The... More 

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Thank palebeachbum
Savannah, Georgia
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202 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed September 6, 2012 via mobile

I have been here a few times. It is reasonably priced Mexican fare. They only have counter service and the place is very uninteresting but clean. There is nothing special about it but if you want a college town Mexican food experience this is your place. We will be back because my son-in-law loves the place.

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Thank David W
Gainesville, Georgia
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42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed July 21, 2012

I ordered 4 fish tacos. We asked for a side of cheese dip and was told they do not have a side like the menu shows but only chips and cheese which is $1 more. Cashier was rude and not friendly. We waited 20 mins and finally got the food after seeing everyone that came in after us get their... More 

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Thank live2win
Watkinsville, Georgia
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed July 8, 2012

For the price is ok. The best quesadillas in town. The atmosphere could have some updating.

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Thank viviavila_11
Carlton, GA
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed March 7, 2012

Taco Stand gives you a yummy meal at an affordable price. No frills, just a low-key, always delicious and affordable meal. I've been countless times over many, many years.

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Thank Stephanie A
Commerce, Georgia
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346 reviews
325 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed February 19, 2012

excellent toco and cold beer with out door seating

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Thank compassion691
Athens, Georgia
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed January 5, 2012

taco stand is pretty typical but offers a variety of taco's and great service. They use fresh ingredients and have fast service!! food is very cheap and o so yummy. 3 locations in town all have great seating and great food. By far the best taco's!!! it something about the shell and cheese the use that sets it off!!!

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Thank b0bdole
Athens, Georgia
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed December 29, 2011

Cheap food, flies a buzzing' but easy enough to take away. Certainly lots of food for the money.

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Thank FancyHoney
Savannah, Georgia, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed November 7, 2011

the best Mexican I have ever had. it was delicious.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 670 N Milledge Ave, Athens, GA 30601-3812
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-549-2894

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