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Taqueria La Fonda


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#11 of 33,920 Restaurants in Osaka
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Lunch Time 12:00-15:00(l.o 14:30) Happy Hour 16:00-18:00 Dinner Time 18:00-22:00(l.o 21:30) (15:00-16:00 Close)
$2 - $3
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Mexican, Latin
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Table Service, Takeout
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All reviews guacamole tacos chorizo shrimp beans mexican restaurant osaka castle husband wife team the owner chef lovely atmosphere great little place delicious food friendly service plate michelada japan coeliac
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice little hole in the wall in a quiet area. Had the suadero and grilled pork pineapple tacos. Phenomenal! Nachos were good as well. Owner was very friendly and accommodating. Would definitely come back.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank kawakowa59
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Probably some of the best tacos I’ve ever had. The nachos and margaritas were very good too. The one man runned-shop was very friendly. Thinking of getting dinner there again before we leave Osaka. Strongly recommend, it was worth the subway ride there. We went...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank lexlex94
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is very small with few options on the menu, mostly tacos and few appetizers, but the flavor doesn’t disappoint

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 364georgiaa
Reviewed January 15, 2019

A very tiny space; three tables and a short counter but extremely good food. Owners are a friendly young couple.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jamesdensley
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

This little restaurant is located within a 25 minute walk of the Osaka Castle, and totally worth seeking out. In my 2 years of living in Japan, this has come the closest to authentic Mexican food, and has been the best so far. The quaint...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank doriz2013
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

This place is lovely; the food and atmosphere were great. Very friendly very relaxed and A lot of fun. Not only was the food delicious but the details were really cared about. Very much recommended.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank willow_0ne
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

This is my absolute favorite Mexican food in Osaka! Great tacos, and pazole has amazing flavor! The owner/chef and the waitress are also very helpful and friendly.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BKinJapan2011
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

We both have celiac and we enjoyed a great dinner at this restaurant. Most of the menu is gluten free and the standard of the food doesn't let Mexico down! Just amazing

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank royc274
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Can only agree with all the reviews!! Tasty, delicious food together with friendly service. Can highly recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 69AliG
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went to Ōsaka as part of our honeymoon trip to Japan! We, of course, loved Japanese food, but we also wanted to try other restaurants since there are so many to choose from in Japan. La Fonda was without a doubt...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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