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603 15th St E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-3233
+1 205-345-0751
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10:30 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 12:00 am
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Northport, Alabama
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW 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.

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Thank Jeremy P
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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!

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Thank Alexb1022
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars 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 

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Thank Darkpirce2012
Fairfax, Virginia
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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.

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Thank Tiffany B
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars 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

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Thank Loggerhead01
Tallahassee, Florida
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76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars 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 

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Thank Mike F
Birmingham, Alabama
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163 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

I lived off Taco Casa food when I was a student at the University of Alabama. I always visit every time I go to Tuscaloosa. My family hates it but I love it!

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Thank luvtotravel0330
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

Wonderful tacos, enchiladas and taco salad and by all means, the sweet tea! Lots of T shirts and Alabama football items.

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Thank bbridges1108
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015 via mobile

Well, first things first: I'm mexican and I don't have any problem with chain restaurants. I had to travel to Tuscaloosa for the first time so I didn't know the place. I had the chicken burrito with mild sauce and the nachos. Let me tell you that this is not mexican food, first because the burrito sauce was not natural... More 

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Thank vagamundo44
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely amazing!! We love taco casa! Got hooked in college. Can't pass through Tuscaloosa or Bham without stopping in. It's amazing. I do realize you have to love it to love it! And if you don't "get it" and want to compare it to Taco Bell. MOVE ON! More for me!

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Thank Jenna S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Mexican, Fast Food
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
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
Description
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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