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Taqueria Dona Raquel

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793 S Dixie Hwy W, Pompano Beach, FL 33060-8221
+1 954-946-4490
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“tacos” (17 reviews)
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
“al pastor” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
793 S Dixie Hwy W, Pompano Beach, FL 33060-8221
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Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

This is a true Mexican place to eat. Food is good nothing over the top and very affordable. The chips and salsa are extremely good

1  Thank Michael G
Reviewed May 14, 2016

Came here with friends last Saturday so was able to order from the weekend specials menu. The Pozolle wsa very good. Chili releno was also very good. will be ack

1  Thank jalo111
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Doña Raquel is the way traditional Mexican taquerias are set up and the quality of the food doesn't disappoint. This is not the place for Americanized Mexican food. This place is not fancy, it is not elegant, it is nothing except good food and good...More

1  Thank RGN_7228
Reviewed March 23, 2016

Real Mexican, not Tex mex. wonderful lamb stew on weekends and real tacos all the time. Atmosphere interesting. Variety of fresh juices.

1  Thank Bob h
Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

We ate lunch there today. Everything freshly made. Enjoyed the unique flavors and dishes. Will plan to have a meal here again.

Thank Curt C
Reviewed February 1, 2016

This place has very good Mexican food. If its ambience you are looking for ... perhaps not the place. It definitely makes up for the ambience with flavor. Servers are very helpful and friendly. Tacos are the best! You can get multiple tacos (soft shell)...More

1  Thank UCLMSatchel
Reviewed November 27, 2015

For once a rather authentic Mexican restaurant. Unpretentious. Good service. In the USA almost impossible to find a good mexican fare, as most are tex-mex. Given the quality of food in Mexico, here it pales in comparison. But Dona Raquel is up to the challenger...More

1  Thank Francoisdlb
Reviewed November 3, 2015

My husband and I had dinner here. The salsas (red and green) were very good as was the guacamole. The pork chunk tacos were also good, the pastor and chorizo tacos were just okay. We really wanted to love it, but we were a little...More

1  Thank Lizzie C
Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

Went based on a TA search for authentic Mexican food and they didn't disappoint. The guacamole was great, not that smooth liquefied kind that you get in the not so authentic places but chunky and fresh. I had the tacos, one pollo, one carnitas and...More

1  Thank iloveneuropt
Reviewed October 8, 2015

I lived 10 years in San Antonio, Texas before moving to Fort Lauderdale and I have struggled to find authentic Mexican food here in South Floirda - NOT Tex-Mex but serious authentic Mexican cooking. I am a huge fan on Mole. I have tried many,...More

1  Thank 918dond
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 793 S Dixie Hwy W, Pompano Beach, FL 33060-8221
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Pompano Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 954-946-4490
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