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El Taco Real

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935 Hoffman St, Hammond, IN 46327-1838
219-932-8333
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hammond, Indiana
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Never had a bad meal a this place. Authentic food and good atmosphere. Sometimes there is a bi of wait, bu it's worth it.

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Thank lg7438
Hammond, Indiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have been going here for years and it is a great place to eat. The staff are wonderful and atmosphere is good. It is a great place to meet up with family or friends.

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Thank Hiking50
NW INDIANA
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Get a great meal every time with fantastic service!! Make sure and grab a pitcher of Margaritas and appetizers to start off your experience.

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Thank STARHFD
Scottsdale
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85 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friends wanted to take me to their authentic restaurant. Wow! From one who lives in the Southwest and knows authentic, this is a truly authentic restaurant. Wide variety in selection of food. Tasty and most generous portions. Can order dinner or a la carte. Very professional, attentive, and polite staff. I would frequent this place if I lived in the... More 

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Thank trishdf
Hammond, Indiana
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the few restaurants in area with Bohemia Beer. El Taco Real QFs and Fajitas are the best in the area, not by a little. This is an area filled with good to better than good food. Service is excellent by very professional and experienced staff that treats customers first. The ambience is great with colorful Mexican images. I... More 

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Thank wjambr
Tampa FL
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265 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Since it's always my first stop when back 'home', I decided to try something new this time. So, I tried the Costillas as it was the Thursday Special. It was short Ribs in a green tomatillo sauce that had been simmered all day and just fell off the bone. Amazing!! Now, I'll time my visits around Thursdays just to sample... More 

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Thank TampaFLRuthy
Hammond
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

They have the best sopes , and queso fandito . The staff and bartenders are always friendly and helpful.

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Thank 916joank
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Delicious!! Very authentic, good portion sizes. I will definitely visit again. Love the atmosphere, service was great.

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Thank Monyette L
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105 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

If you want authentic Mexican food this is the place to go! If you go on the weekends be prepared to wait quite a while to be seated as this place is insanely popular.

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Thank Teresa C
Chicago, United States
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

El Taco Real has been around for years, for a good reason!! They have excellent food and the service is always fantastic. Staff is friendly and goes out of their way to make you feel welcomed.

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Thank Sharon N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 935 Hoffman St, Hammond, IN 46327-1838
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Hammond
  • Phone Number: 219-932-8333

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