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Taco Rico Tex Mex Cafe

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473 S Dixie Hwy, Coral Gables, FL 33146-2202
+1 305-663-3200
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
3 days ago
“Real Authentic Mexican Food”
Dec 7, 2016
“Not what it used to be”
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
473 S Dixie Hwy, Coral Gables, FL 33146-2202
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is by far our favorite Mexican restaurant. We can never get enough of the chips and salsa. Its inexpensive and authentic. Forget about fast food Mexican, they even deliver!!!

Thank fernandezani
Reviewed December 7, 2016

My father and I have been going here for about 5 years before every miami hurricanes basketball game at about the same time 600pm. We have been here 2 times this season and it is 100% different. This season we have both noticed portions are...More

Thank Pilam76
Reviewed October 4, 2016

What a treat! The service was prompt and polite, the food arrived right away, and OMG GOOD!!!! This will definitely be a repeat visit!!!!!!

Thank Frank R Mr C
Reviewed September 9, 2016

I tried several mexican restaurants, but I love Fajitas from Taco Rico. It's a small and casual restaurant but the service and price is decent. Tacos, chimichangas, and salads are really good. I also like the chips and salsa.

Thank Tatianaalva7
Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

About as close to Texas Tex Mex that you will get in South Florida. The food is reasonable and I find dependable. I am never disappointed. Make sure your burrito is severed wet. Good salads and plenty of iced tea. This is a dive and...More

Thank randy s
Reviewed March 25, 2016

We really enjoy the food, service, and convenience of this fast-casual restaurant. From the simple Monday tacos specials to more elaborate and hearty Mexican fare, this place is fun and good value.

Thank realChrisZoller
Reviewed January 29, 2016

This was the place to go for years for the best beef burrito in town. Not anymore. Beef is small dried up pieces with no flavor at all. Sad because their burrito's were awesome in the past.

Thank Edmund438
Reviewed June 23, 2015

My guess is that this place got high reviews because it is very cheap. There were four of us and we managed to have a meal for under $40. However, the food was not that great. The tortilla soup tasted as if from a can....More

Thank Luv2Tour2
Reviewed March 17, 2015

While not being a Mexican food fanatic, I nevertheless recognize good Tex-Mex when I see it and eat it. I was invited to Taco Rico but wasn't excited at the prospect. I found it to be a hole in the wall kind of place at...More

Thank JBlanc197
Reviewed January 5, 2015 via mobile

Very delicious. The chicken and steak fajitas were very good and they had this amazing tatae that my boyfriend i will be coming back. Yum.

Thank Elizabeth S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 473 S Dixie Hwy, Coral Gables, FL 33146-2202
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Coral Gables
  • Phone Number: +1 305-663-3200
  • E-mail