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El Taco DE Mexico

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1590 E Los Angeles Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065-2018
805-527-0276
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Simi Valley, California
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107 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

went for take out and had a little trouble with parking its either in back (hard entry off LA Ave or next door lot with a short walk). Either way it was worth it. has my favorite fish soup and got supreme burrito for spouse. Even with $6 off it was a little pricey for the food and neighborhood. Taste... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

This small restaurant is perfect for authentic Mexican food. We love the machaca for breakfast. The place is small and they treat you like you're at home. It's a great value for the money even though it's not fancy it's one of my favourites.

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Simi Valley, California
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248 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Well.....Wanted to try someplace new for lunch...so I looked in my Entertainment coupon book & found El Taco De Mexico. It was a little hard to find a parking spot as their tiny parking lot in the back was full & with a full size pick-up was a little hard to turn around to get out.. Finally parked next door... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Was in Simi Valley a couple of weeks ago and ate here twice for dinner. Love it! Love the street tacos and buckets of beer. Super friendly owner and staff. Cool, authentic atmosphere. My only suggestion is, don't change a thing! I will be back in October. Can't wait.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

The restaurant has the best Machaco breakfast I've ever had. It's a family run business and you feel right at home. No pretence, just great food served by Adam with a smile. Excellent value for your money. I go every time I'm in town.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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140 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013 via mobile

We love this place. We had dinner here last night and it was great. A basket of chips and a bowl of green salsa is brought to the table as soon as you sit down. We ordered a bucket of beer that comes with 6 bottles, but you only pay for the bottles you drink. The waiter was very helpful... More 

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Simi Valley, California
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107 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

For as long as I have been in Simi Valley 21 years I have always enjoyed El Taco de Mexico, it's always consistent. The burritos are on the large size and very good. You can dine in they have three different sections to eat, one being outside, the next just inside the front door and the last one in the... More 

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Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

I like the fish tacos, they are great, if you on a hurry and you want to fill up your stomach, this is the place to go. People who work there are very friendly as well.

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simi valley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

This place is wonderful...they have great service and good atmosphre..i come every weekend with my family and we eat the molcajetes there the only restaurant that have that here in simi valley.. and the have nice cold buckets of beer of your choice..gotta stop in if your here in simi valley

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

What began as an innocent craving for Tacos during a business meeting became a three-hour afternoon engagement at El Taco de Mexico. We all got the tacos. At something close to (but less than) 2 dollars a taco, we loaded up. The tacos are delicious. I'll get to that in a minute. What were we to drink? Horchata? Dr. Pepper,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1590 E Los Angeles Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065-2018
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Simi Valley
  • Phone Number: 805-527-0276

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