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Taqueria Mexico

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850 S Colony Rd, Wallingford, CT 06492-5260
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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All hours
Wed 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu - Tue 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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New Haven, Connecticut
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101 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

This tiny location in a small plaza on Rt 5 in Wallingford is fantastic. Minimal menu for eat in or take out, but the authentic choices and extremely reasonable prices make this worth a stop. Tacos are only 1.75 each. They are small size but allows you to mix and match a couple of choices. Plenty of room to dine... More 

1 Thank Italiangirl826
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Authentic is the word that comes to my mind first when thinking of our visit. The food was very good, the staff was quick and professional and the meal was delicious.

Thank twinskie
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

I order lots of meals from this restaurant, dine-in and take-out. The Chicken Fajita Salad is one of my favorites, and the one I ordered tonight.

Thank Betinka C
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56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

Limited menu. Went in for take out with a coupon. Burrito was full of rice & beans, OK carnita, but very dry. Taco was only meat - one chicken, one beef - with soft tortilla - very dry - no salsa or any "dressing". Flavor was OK but plain. Others mention other ingredients - but I wasn't offered anything -... More 

Thank S G
Wallingford, Connecticut
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Totally authentic Mexican food prepared in front of you. Burritos, quesadillas, tortas, tacos, tamales, tostadas and breakfast burritos. The sauces are the real deal. There is a very large selection of ingredients to include in each of your choices. eat in or take out. You'll be enjoying authentic Mexican food not an Americanized version of it.

Thank Ce W
Stamford, Connecticut
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52 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

Great food! Nice portions! Great tacos! Ample parking! Great place to have a family dinner or a quick snack, best Mexican I've found in wallyworld.

Thank Frank S
New Haven, Connecticut
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240 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

This is a hole in the wall type joint in a strip small at the south end of Wallingford. The menu is simple, the food is delicious, and the prices are great. I often take my young children on the weekends for tacos and quesadillas. The salsas on the table are great as well.

Thank Joshdent
Norwalk, Connecticut
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

a good bang for your buck. try Arroz con leche as a dessert. most Credit Cards accepted. closes at 9

Thank Gabriel C
Wallingford, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Really delicious food. Authentic, fresh, and some of the best Mexican food I've ever eaten. Inexpensive too. Served chips with four different sauces.

Thank Jan K
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215 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The Quesadilla was hot, the cheese melted and the steak was tender. The service was fast too. I will be back soon. The prices are not posted so I am not sure how much all of the various items are.

1 Thank pkbehappy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mexican, Latin
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 850 S Colony Rd, Wallingford, CT 06492-5260
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Wallingford
  • Phone Number: 203-265-0567

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