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Taco Bar

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10003 Fields Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-2894
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Baltimore MD
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82 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

Don't be worried that there is no parking and the restaurant is attached to a convenience store and gas station. Walk inside and you'll see like a dozen folks in action cranking out first rate tacos for the hungry hordes. I had the short rib taco and beef tongue. I'm usually not quite that adventurous - but my companions convinced... More 

1 Thank Balto-Rob
College Park, Maryland
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65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

Like the rest of the reviews have stated, font be fooled by the location! Yes its a gas station and the locale is in the liquor part of the store, but the food will make you forget where you are! The prices are a bit pricey but well worth it, and the tacos de lengua are 3.60 each and the... More 

Thank Travelling_Terp27
Neenah, Wisconsin
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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

This is a small restaurant and liquor store that sells wonderful tacos! Seating is limited, so I would say it is probably better for take out than to count on finding a seat. Great value!

Thank Marcia M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

When a friend first told me about Taco Bar I was reluctant to try it. A Taco and Beer/Wine store in a gas station along the highway sounds like a stomach ache waiting to happen. But, after 3 separate people recommended it to me highly, I figured I'd give it a go. You must do the same! These are the... More 

1 Thank BigSweeney
East Hartford, Connecticut
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87 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

great to be able to order the way you want it! Can watch the workers cooking your meal behind the counter.

Thank Lynn K
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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184 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

U can b get an oil change/fuel up and get some fast fresh delicious Mexican food all in 1 stop. Plenty of fixes for your tacos to.

Thank ricflairnwa
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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137 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Today, I didn't want to eat café food at work and my officemate suggested we eat here. She's been eating here with her family but I never knew it existed. I've eaten in all the restaurants in RIO and the neighborhood but never noticed this tucked in Mexican food. We went early like 11:30 a.m. and found parking. The line... More 

Thank Parisbreakfast
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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371 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

It's on Fields Road right off i370 near the Rio Shopping center. It's attached to a gas station, but has its own entrance, small inside seating available and small outside seating. They have a great lunch menu, general stuff, tacos, burritos, salads, chicken, rice, beans etc. They have a salsa bar which is way good, the food is cheap, its... More 

Thank riva9129
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

No joke; this place is in a gas station. It was impossible to find a parking spot but we circled a couple of times and made it happen. My husband and I ordered 2 of every taco (including veggie). Each taco has the meat of two and are served with 2-3 shells so could've spread that out. The cow tongue... More 

Thank Crysten N
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Menu (incl. well-balanced variety): 7.8 of 10 Kid-friendly: YES. careful as seating is limited and wine bottles, etc... are in dining space Wait time at table: 7 of 10 Service: N/A Order at counter Seating: 5 of 10, limited space, meant for grab and go Parking: 6 of 10, grab and go at a quick mart/ upper-end gas station NOTES:

Thank OnRadar C

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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 of 5 stars
Mexican, Fast Food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
10:00 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 - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10003 Fields Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-2894
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Gaithersburg

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