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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like your favorite Mexican food place where you know you want the number 8 or the number 11, you can skip Gonza Tacos y Tequila and head there, instead. If you want to try out Gonza Tacos y Tequila, you'll probably find that...More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed May 13, 2020

Our go-to place for date night or entertaining visiting friends. Excellent service and every single dish is excellent even when we make changes! Reserve your table on Open Table and it will be waiting for you!

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed January 11, 2020 via mobile

Amazing food and service, I wish I could give them more stars. Our server was so knowledgeable about tequila and made creating a flight so easy. The pastor tacos were warm fresh and delicious. We will definitely be back.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 3, 2020 via mobile

This is the best place for tacos in Wake Forest. Their tacos are great. I’ve tried numerous tacos and they were tasty. They usually have a different taco del chef everyday - sometimes weird ones but they are tasty. You can easily fill up here...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 23, 2019

My daughter and I dined at Gonza Tacos just before Thanksgiving and found the food excellent. I had the Chicken Quesadilla Dinner and it was excellent. The service there was also very good even though they had a packed house the night we were there.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed June 12, 2019

Logan is amazing! She is so kind, inviting and got everything amazing. Best food in Durham and service!

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed May 7, 2019

Very good food, great service, short wait, but... it is extremely noisy. Especially so if seated near a boisterous group. We (group of four) had to move to a booth in order to be able to hold a conversation.

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

Great food.Danny and Carolina were amazing. We will definitely be coming back to eat here. Best service and food.

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

Place was great! Customer service was outstanding!!!! Bar girls and wait staff were amazing as well!!

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

The tacos were great and the prices were reasonable. Go early on the weekends or be prepared for a long wait. The last visit on a Saturday had an hour wait. My go to place for Mexican

Date of visit: February 2019
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