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Swell Taco

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135 Deer Park Ave, Babylon, NY 11702
+1 631-482-1299
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Small place that was very nicely decorated, cozy and friendly. The food was awesome and the prices was very reasonable, check it out you won't be disappointed, the only down fall was no waiting area for when your waiting for a table

Thank 928margaretv
Babylon, New York
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the shrimp tacos...very good, and their green tea was delicious. I'd give it five stars, but the high tops are kind of uncomfortable, because they're heavy and you're crammed in pretty tightly.

Thank Gina31774
New York
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is great! Reminds me of the bars in St John USVI. That Jimmy Buffet eclectic beach surfing summer hut spot! Great food.. try the shrimp taco's! Great sized $7 margaritas! Get ready to wait on line for a table or take out.. but it is worth the wait! A great addition to our seaside Babylon Village!

Thank FloydRocco
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere was great, Food was Awesome, our server was so very friendly. We had Nachos as an appetizer and beef tacos and chicken quesadilla and a pineapple pork taco. Food was out of this world. Fun place to eat and just visit

Thank 310tammit
North Babylon, New York
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service is good, but it gets VERY crowded. You will definitely wait at least an hour on Taco Tuesday or a Friday/Saturday night. The food is excellent, especially the carnitas. I just love the atmosphere!

1 Thank csencion
Islip, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Swell Taco just catered my graduation party. We loved everything about it. The food was amazing (especially the carnitas). My guests were surprised by the chicken flautas and the churros, too. So good! Joanna was in charge of catering and helping me order and she even delivered the food. Perfect all around. Highly recommended.

Thank clo201689
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

We went here bc it has good reviews. The place was packed as usual so we decided to get take out instead and have a drink at the bar? It's hard to tell that it was the bar. The drink was actually very good a margarita that the mix was pre made, but tasted like it was made with fresh... More 

Thank Mike A
Long Island, New York
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256 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Finally found it! Located off Deer Park Avenue, by Fitness Incentive - down an alley way with back parking lot entrance and you will find SWELL TACO! We stopped in for a quick, early bite and was thrilled to find plenty of seats to choose from! Mike served us with a smile and brought us some extra cinnamon sugar puffed... More 

Thank Deborah-AnnB
Babylon, NY
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22 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

I have been to Swell Taco a few times and I find there is no change to my view. I had the Fish taco this time which was good but not great. The fish is fried which seems wrong - would be great if it were not. The price is ok. Will probably visit it again in a year.

1 Thank bornanbredinBabylon
Babylon, New York
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

I eat here very often. For take out or to stay. Typically take out because he place is always jamming. Sometimes there's a bit of a wait and there is limited seating although they recently expanded. Burritos and tacos are great. I love the guacamole. I highly recommend this gem if you're in the mood for Mexican and in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Deer Park Ave, Babylon, NY 11702
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Babylon
  • Phone Number: +1 631-482-1299
Some of the best Mexican food you can get. Come enjoy some great California inspired Mexican food while relaxing with a margarita, in our laid back surf inspired atmosphere.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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