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Taco Mesa

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3533 E Chapman Ave, Ste E, Orange, CA 92869-3854
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Taco Mesa in Orange is an outstanding choice for a variety of Mexican dishes. Their food ranges from simple tacos to well complemented daily specials. The charbroiled carne asada is a favorite as are the special skirt steak tacos. Taco Tuesday is always a hit. They will serve you crispy or soft tortillas on request. The tostada with black beans... More 

Thank Quest_4_good_food
Bavaria, Germany
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Our friends introduced us to TM and we LOVE their food. They serve great Mexican cuisine and it's a casual place to relax and have lunch or dinner. Sometimes we order take out for family get togethers. It's hard to name my fave dish because all tastes great! Can't wait to be soon! Keep up the great work and take... More 

Thank genussgeeks
Tustin, California
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82 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

Just had breakfast / lunch here and everything was excellent. I had the machaca breakfast burrito. They suggested a mild red sauce on top with some grated cheese and so glad I followed their recommendation. Delicious! It had eggs, machaca, beans, rice, grilled onions and peppers and cheese. What a great combo and breakfast is served all day. My husband... More 

Thank icyvelvet
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I found this gem on our way home from the airport. Decided on the fish tacos since it was $1.50 Taco Tuesday. They were amazing!!! My husband and I each ordered two, but my husband thought they were so good he ordered two more and he NEVER does that! Don't even get me started on the salsa... More 

Thank Yokittys
Orange, California
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36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

We have been eating here for years. I love their nachos. They are LOADED!!!! Everything we have had is top notch.

Thank Debra E
Anaheim, CA
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Taco Mesa is our go to place when we want great healthy Mexican food. Besides their regular menu they always have daily specials. They also have fresh juices made daily. Our favorite is the watermelon juice!

Thank Rich179
Anaheim, California
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188 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

Taco Mesa is somewhere I haven't been in years, which is why it was wonderful to walk in tonight, order food & have it come out fresh and hot and tasting every bit as good as I remember it tasting. Tonight I enjoyed two tacos one was a grilled salmon and the other was a grilled calamari...both were excellent!!! The... More 

Thank CharlaAV711
Anaheim, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Consistently delicious. Best shrimp tacos in town. They have a really good fresh fruit salad that you can put honey over to pump it up. Big menu, and friendly help. Not a fancy place, but so good.

Thank Mary A
Orange, California
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

This isn't a typical Mexican food restaurant. It is more of a healthy American style Mexican food. I have been there a few times and some of there food is really good and some isn't really what I like. My favorite item is the Carnitas Torta, it is one of the best Tortas I have ever had. But there chicken... More 

Thank MikeRamsden
Escondido, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

try anything blackened, it is good. if you think Alberto's is good, you won't like this-it has flavor, tastes good, and is different. usually busy, but worth the wait.

Thank mike m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3533 E Chapman Ave, Ste E, Orange, CA 92869-3854
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Orange
  • Phone Number: 714-633-3922

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?