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603 15th St E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-3233
+1 205-345-0751
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 12:00 am
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Trussville, Alabama
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is where students eat because you get so much and it's cheap. But it's much better than Taco Bell and for that reason it's always busy. I went around 3 and it was almost full.

Thank justalee
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Locals crave for and rave about this place. I don't get it. It's low level fast food- that's all. I'll pass thanks.

Thank Rick S
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

Taco Casa is a staple for our area. We love it. It is fast food Mexican but must better than Taco Bell type restaurants. Everyone should try the regular taco. It will get soggy if not eaten immediately but it's great!! I highly recommend for any visitor to our area.

Thank Donna D
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

For "drive thru" Mexican, Taco Casa is hard to beat. A better option than Taco Bell, if you've got a little more money to spend. Meat is fresh and restaurant has a more clean and homey feel. You won't leave upset. Prices could be a little lower.

Thank patrickb_TA
Northport, Alabama
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43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

I've never been disappointed at any of the area Taco Casa locations that I've been to. They have a decent variety of options on their menu to choose from. It's usually messe nachos and a chicken soft taco for me.

Thank Jeremy P
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Taco case is the most awesome thing ever! I love the beefy nachos, enchiladas, messy nachos, and you cannot beat their tacos! Love!

Thank Alexb1022
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

I have tried several of the locations around town because people that are from Tuscaloosa thinks it is good. My experience is you pay a lot of money for small portions that are bland at best. At worse you walk away with Montezuma's revenge which has happened to me 2 times from 2 separate locations. Save your money and go... More 

Thank Darkpirce2012
Fairfax, Virginia
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

The food here was fantastic! It's really cheap and doesn't take too long to make it. It's definitely 10 levels above Taco Bell (which I find disgusting). Fairfax, Virginia needs to acquire one.

Thank Tiffany B
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016

This place has good food but the items are so small it casts a fortune to get full or to take the whole family. If you aren't on a budget its a good place to eat

Thank Loggerhead01
Tallahassee, Florida
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90 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2016

Pros: - The menu has an okay selection, though it's not well structured for ordering a sufficient meal. Most things are just a la carte. Cons: - The food was below average. I'd take a Taco Bell over this place as far as quality of food, and I'm not a Taco Bell fan by any means. - The service was... More 

Thank Mike F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Mexican, Fast Food
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 603 15th St E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-3233
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscaloosa
  • Phone Number: +1 205-345-0751
Quality, great-tasting fast food Mexican restaurant that has been a favorite of Tuscaloosa's since it opened in 1974. Voted "Best Sweet Tea" for 3 years in a row and voted back to back "Best Tuscaloosa Restaurant" in a recent competition. Come find us at one of our 6 area locations "Under the Biggest Cactus in Town"

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?