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Taco Temple Morro Bay

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$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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2680 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-1554
18057724965
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about this place is great. The food is amazing, my favorite is the fish taco. I live in Los Angeles where we have a choice of every kind of fish taco but nothing measures up to this fish taco. The salsa, they have two and both are so good and the chips are hot. You can serve yourself. The... More 

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Cambria, California
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been hearing about this place for years. Finally went. All four of us were very disappointed. Food was ok, nothing to rave about. Won't go back.

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Thank Yvonne A
Santa cruz
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here around 5:00 (best time because later it's very busy with people waiting outside for a seat). Fresh Alaskan cod tacos were ordered by most of the adults, I had chili rellenos with a delicious salad, rice and black beans. The kids had cheese quesadillas and gobbled them up.

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Los Angeles
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh and delicious fish. We had the shrimp, halibut, tuna, carnitas and cheese enchiladas. Huge sizes so share! Chips and guacamole terrific too. It's a great little Mexican joint. Stopped after a visit to Hearst Castle.

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Thank Olivia R
Los Alamitos, California
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After reading all the reviews that raved about this place, I was really looking forward to eating there. I guess the hype contributed to the level of disappointment. The chips were very good, and also very greasy. I ordered the halibut taco, and quickly regretted my choice. The positive part was that I liked the huge mound of salad on... More 

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Thank DRR28
California
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Two words....carrot cake! Their tacos are excellent, but it's the carrot cake that brings us back. Get a slice to go. You will be munching on it for days. Each slice is huge! Cake is moist and filled with carrot and nuts. Cream cheese frosting is so good. Oh yumm!

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New York City, New York
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

We stopped here because we had gone to the Thursday farmer's market in the parking lot of the shopping center. We wanted some good Mexican Food while visiting California. We were delighted with the quality of the food here. We had Cod tacos and they were delicious. The cabbage like salad was very good and the portion is generous-could have... More 

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Thank Margaret H
Fresno, California
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69 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Humongous 🌮! One taco is plenty filled with your choice of meat, cheese and their special salad topping. Gigantic burritos and more items to choose from. Great for families and prices are very reasonable. No reservations but worth the short wait!

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Thank Rena M
Mesa, Arizona
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We had already done the "on the bay" fish and chips the previous day and wife was in the mood for Mexican food. Found Taco Temple on Trip Advisor. Huge Portions. Definitely a place to split a meal.Great taste. Excellent view. I was actually in the mood for a burger and the Kobe Burger was phenomenal and fries were excellent... More 

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London
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

On a quick drive through Morro Bay stopped here with the family for a quick dinner. The food was disappointing and the service was cold and not that polite. We shared 2 dishes across 3 folks which was more than enough. I guess this got the waitress annoyed so we were not even asked about deserts and just were handed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $25
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2680 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-1554
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: 18057724965

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