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Taco Surf

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115 Main St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6316
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Winnipeg, Canada
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

My wife joined me on business trip to Long Beach so we decided to tour Seal Beach and found this place for supper. It presents as a bit of a hole in the wall, so we figured it probably was a great place to eat. We were right! Being Taco Tuesday, we each ordered a variety which were on special,... More 

Thank Jason G
Motherwell, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

Stayed nearby and ate here three times in a week enjoyed it each time. The staff were friendly and efficient. Most importantly the food was delicious, especially the Baja Fish Tacos. Margaritas were nice as well.

Thank TK302015
Seal Beach, California
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63 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Great location short walk to beach, good veggie taco's and pretty decent service. Great atmosphere with beer, wine and alcohol . Large menu for the non vegetarians too!!! Worth a try for sure!

Thank LinLaz
Huntington Beach, California
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

I hadn’t eaten here for a while but Taco Surf Seal Beach used to be my favorite place for fish tacos. Anyway, I was really disappointed during my recent visit. I ordered Baja-style tacos and the fish seemed poor quality and the batter was thick, mealy, and overfried. While the service was friendly and prices reasonable, I will no longer... More 

Thank HBSnowFlower
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

It's not the best Mexican I've ever had but the food was tasty and reasonably priced. We had a salad, a lunch special, a margaritas and a drink for $20 bucks.. not bad for 2 people..

Thank Nadia I
Gran Canaria, Spain
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135 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Taco surf is a classic in the area for mexican food. Plates are big enough, good decoration, nice music and friendly staff. Probably, one of the best option in the area, if you do not want to spend a lot of money on dinner or lunch.

Thank Smallfishbigworld
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Never disappointed by food to go. Tonight we ordered Baha fish tacos and my favorite Brandy salad and beef taquitos. When they say it will be ready for pickup in 10 minutes, it is ready in 10 minutes! Always fresh, always yummy!

Thank Chris R
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

We visited Seal Beach on vacation and decided to try out Taco Surf for lunch. We were not disappointed! The food is good, staff very friendly and the prices were reasonable. I would recommend this place to anyone looking for a chill atmosphere and some great Mexican food in Seal Beach.

Thank Chris F
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Husband and I stopped in to have a couple drinks.Very friendly staff.The chips and salsa was delicious. Great atmosphere. A flow of customers was constant. Food looked good but we were not hungry so just had chips and salsa. We plan to go back soon and order food.

Thank 223nylac
Paso Robles, California
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

Love coming here evey year I go to sunset Beach....perfect location near my motel,walking distance no fact. Wonderful tacos and drinks,and great service too.Can' t wait to visit sunset Beach and stop at taco surf. It's part of the reason I like sunset Beach so much....

Thank gracierose0204

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Main St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6316
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Seal Beach
  • Phone Number: 562-594-0600

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