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Taco Adobe

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121 N Lemon St, Orange, CA 92866-1315
714-628-0633
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Orange
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Taco Adobe is located in the old bus station/train station area. Parking is an issue as it is with ALL Old Town places! The food is good. Salsa is ok. The place is small and it gets crowded so go early.

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Thank Travelerwantshomesty
Orange, California
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Three of us wandered around Old Towne Orange, and walked up an appetite. I have been to Taco Adobe many times, and enjoy it each time. LARGE, multiple fills ice teas on a hot afternoon, excellent salsa with unlimited chips, blackened shrimp quesadillas (1 of our party opted for this treat) and ahi tuna tacos for the other 2 in... More 

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Thank plc52515
Richmond
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

Our daughter is a student at Chapman down the street and we have now been there every time we visit from Washinton (4 times). The food had always been excellent and the service personal. We were there the Tuesday before Thanksgiving at 8:30 and they close at 9. We never felt rushed and as always everyone loved their dinner. When... More 

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Thank PingZinger1
Santa Ana, California
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

I always enjoy visiting this little place, it is a bit off the beaten path, opposite the train station. It's worth the trip. The food is very good - obviously freshly prepared and the options are not always what you would expect at a Mexican restaurant.

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Thank JoyMcN
Atlanta, Georgia
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015 via mobile

I am traveling with my company for a convention and wanted something good without a huge wait. We discovered this wonderful little place and were pleasantly surprised!! Great service, amazing food!! Would love to go back.

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Thank MillerFamily03
Winnipeg, Manitoba
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342 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

We had a taco on our walking tour and it was yummy. Filled to the edge and then if you top it with the homemade habenero sauce it really is kickin good.

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Thank ResourceTeacher
Kelowna, Canada
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112 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

My favourite Mexican restaurant ever, I alway whatever is on the special menu. Love their in house made sauces, you can even take a bottle home. So great, don't expect some fancy expensive setting. But the food is Five Star :)

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1 Thank oshowCanada
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90 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

Fabulous, cheap Mexican restaurant. Fish tacos and carnitas were excellent! Good prices. Definitely worth a visit if you are in the area.

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1 Thank VermontMama3
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Hidden on Lemon Street just west of the Orange circle is Taco Adobe. What a great little place - the staff is courteous and attentive, but the food is to die for ! I absolutely love their shrimp tacos! The salsa is great - and the prices are great ! We love to eat outside on the sidewalk under an... More 

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1 Thank Roger Y
Irvine, California
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Great unexpected Mexican entrees like Blue Crab enchiladas, Mahi Mahi Shrimp tacos, Filet Mignon enchiladas, Calamari Steak tacos... you get the picture. Delicioso!!! Also great service, fast friendly and attentive, but the place is tiny so the more people who know about this place the longer I will have to wait for a table...hey why am I even writing this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 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: 121 N Lemon St, Orange, CA 92866-1315
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Orange
  • Phone Number: 714-628-0633

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