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Velvet Taco Chicago

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Mexican, Fast Food
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Multiple super delicious flavours that will please all. It's busy, and sometimes a but if wait but worth it. Nice seats upstairs looking out to the street. Enjoy!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Rosheen O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you don’t mind paying a few more dollars per taco then this place is great! The food is yummy but the place is cramped and you had to fight for seating after you waited forever to order. Really delicious tho!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank shelbysrq
Reviewed 1 week ago

I happening upon Velvet Taco while shopping in the area. Their menu is really diverse and I found several tacos I wanted to try. I got the Buffalo Chicken Taco (delicious but a little bit of fatty chicken in it. No big deal) and the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank MichelleC947
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are a lover of Tacos, then you are in for a treat! VELVET TACO is a taco joint that offers you some very Unique, yet delicious tacos.... have you ever had a chicken and waffle taco? I have and it was every bit...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank unchartedtaritory
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off they were having a bad day. The soda machine was spitting out awful tasting stuff. They didn't seem interested in fixing it. There was a hair in my chikn taco. The shredded pork was VG. They give you one tortilla which quickly falls...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank avalonandl
Reviewed April 13, 2019

For the time that I lived in Chicago I became a regular at this joint. Not because it was a few blocks away, but because everything on the menu is delicious, they're open late, and affordable. The staff is also very friendly! They have very...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Lexa D
Reviewed April 4, 2019 via mobile

I may only be 18 years old but i've been to probably thousands of taco places. And velvet taco easily is one of the best. I thought the prices were fair, maybe a dollar or two more than perfect, but my dad paid when we...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed April 2, 2019 via mobile

Excellent tacos, freshly made, decent sized. The staff is prompt and the atmosphere is fun a casual. The first floor can get tight, there is more seating upstairs. I would definitely go back.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank MemoryCamera
Reviewed March 23, 2019 via mobile

If you’re looking for a uniquely different taco experience then try Velvet Taco. And, while you’re there be sure to try the frozen margarita and the velvet cake!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank W3090VWjenniferh
Reviewed March 20, 2019 via mobile

Really amazing tacos! Good vegetarian options as well - I’d recommend the paneer and the fried paneer and the Nashville hot tofu taco

Date of visit: March 2019
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