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Taco Loco

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900 W 7th Ave, Eugene, OR 97402-4612
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Ashland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Not just Mexican but also specialty of Salvadoran dishes. Very tasty. Even vegetarian options of tempeh and tofu. Nice outdoor garden seating with three fountains .. cool breeze. Pretend you're in El Salvador :)

Thank 22phyllisn
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855 reviews
576 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We stopped by here for dinner after checking into our B&B in Eugene. Our innkeeper suggested it. Very cool Mexican ambiance and delicious food! My chicken enchiladas were fresh and flavorful and our service was attentive and friendly also. :)

Thank syrahgirl
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Similar to a small, family-owned and operated, mexican restaurant. I say similar because I do not know if this is the case. The staff are kind and prompt. The bartender often has offered us a 'taster' of some new tequila concoction he has created. The quality of the food is decent, but the spices & flavors make up for it.... More 

Thank Brittanie M
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

the worst Mexican food place ive ever been in the rice looked and smelled several days old & and the blood Mary drink i got tasted like throw up. this is just another cockroach stand some one needs to shut that place down. and bulldoze it!!!!

Thank Keith B
Eugene, Oregon
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90 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Know that feeling when you step into a restaurant and have a concern about your selection? Imagine 8 PM on a Saturday evening, when a Ducks game has recently ended and you decide to stop for a late dinner on the way home and the restaurant you walk into is virtually empty. Two patrons having a beer in the bar,... More 

Thank John L
Eugene, OR
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I love coming here on a hot summer day and sitting on the beautiful patio surrounded by water features and beautiful flowers. It transports me south of the border for a little while. The food is authentic and a mix of Mexican and Salvadoran. Not your average Mexican fare full of cheese. I love the fish tacos and the Salvadoran... More 

Thank Anne S
Newport, OR
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154 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This is not a cookie cutter Mexican restaurant so don't be put off by it's funky appearance. The food was some of the most realistic Mexican food we've had in ages, had great flavor and the portions were good sized. Service was friendly and efficient. The next time we are in Eugene and wanting Mexican food this is were we... More 

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Springfield, IL
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Absolutely, positively visit this establishment for your "Mexican food fix" while in the area. It has a good variety of choices and the flavors of the food are bursting with wonderful seasonings and pleased the palette of these visitors! The service was above and beyond and we were very happy with our choice in eating here!

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Stowe, Vermont
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14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

We stumbled into this restaurant as we were walking around after a beer tasting tour. My husband have been craving tacos all evening, so we decided to give it a try. It was later at night, so the place was not very busy. To start, we ordered the guacamole and it was delicious! We also had the popusas and the... More 

Thank Pokemonika
Eugene, Oregon
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309 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

You might as well go to a chain restaurant the food is about the same . The service is poor , they charge for a second bowl of chips . Bad neighborhood saw drug deal in alley by parking lot . Stay away .

Thank Anthony D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 W 7th Ave, Eugene, OR 97402-4612
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Eugene
  • Phone Number: 541-683-9171

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