We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

Taco Boy

Certificate of Excellence
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian, Southwestern, Gluten Free
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
15 Center St, Folly Beach, SC 29439
843-588-9763
Today
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

741 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 739: English reviews
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our food was very good and fresh. Restaurant was clean and we got very good service. Only issue was super close tables and not much elbow room.

Helpful?
Thank Jacqueline W
Cincinnati, OH
Level Contributor
54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed three nights on Folly Beach and ate here twice. The food is so good and served up in a fun atmosphere. Try the guac and the avocado tacos. You won't be disappointed. They have a skinny margarita that has some club soda in it to cut the sweetness. It made them lighter and more refreshing than the standard... More 

Helpful?
Thank trooper912
Columbia, South Carolina
Level Contributor
144 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a must for me anytime I am back in town. Lots of fun and the food is good. Service is great and the drinks make for a good time. The tequila sampler is worth it for those looking to start the night off with a bang.

Helpful?
Thank Jeremiah D
Georgia
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to dinner with friends. Everyone was happy with their choices and wished we had found it sooner. Loved the guacamole and salsa. We did not have to wait to be seated and were served quickly. Our only complaint was that we had to request the salsa and then were told that we would be charged for a second small... More 

Helpful?
Thank ATWD
Schanen S, Guest Relations Manager at Taco Boy, responded to this review

Hey there, we're so glad you enjoyed everything from your visit during dinner! We do offer a salsa trio, which comes with 3 different salsas, that would have been perfect for the six people in your party. Hope to see you again soon! More 

Level Contributor
31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As soon as we sat down with our drinks a family left a table with salsa all over the table. We watched the waitress grab a napkin to wipe the table. Then immediately sat a new family at the table. Just a napkin. No cleaner. Too crowded. I wouldn't bring my 2 toddlers here at night. Waited 30 mins for... More 

Helpful?
Thank matt .
Level Contributor
11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere. Great Mexican food, rNot expected for a beach town. Food is great. Right on center street. Outdoor seating. Service good

Helpful?
Thank KARast
Nashville, Tennessee
Level Contributor
9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We grabbed a late dinner one night. The only seating available was on the back patio. We were at the table in the middle of the patio with no overhead lighting. There is lighting above all the tables around the perimeter of the patio. After using the flashlights on our phones to read the menus we were able to order,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Erin S
East coast
Level Contributor
81 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Expect a wait- no reservations or capability to call ahead, but can drop in and put your name on wait list. Tasty trio of salsas, GF options. Efficient service. Good stop for a quick meal.

Helpful?
Thank EastcoastGray
Level Contributor
81 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After a day at the beach, we popped in to Taco Boy for a quick late lunch. We've been to Taco Boy a number of times and are always pleased. The food is fantastic, the salsa is unique and tasty, drinks (like the margaritas) are spectacular! And the service is great as well. I recommend Taco Boy for lunch or... More 

Helpful?
Thank xylophone7
Columbus, Ohio
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently went here after a long day at the beach. We were hungry and the cute outside decor caught our attention. The tacos, yes we're a little confusing. So we just asked the waitress and she told us about them. The tacos were a little small, for the price but they were pretty good. Now I got the Mexican... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tatianna S

Travelers who viewed Taco Boy also viewed

Folly Beach, Coastal South Carolina
Folly Beach, Coastal South Carolina
 
Folly Beach, Coastal South Carolina
Folly Beach, Coastal South Carolina
 
Folly Beach, Coastal South Carolina
Folly Beach, Coastal South Carolina
 

Been to Taco Boy? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian, Southwestern, Gluten Free
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Center St, Folly Beach, SC 29439
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Folly Beach
  • Phone Number: 843-588-9763

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Taco Boy staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?