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.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Local Taco

Mexican, Southwestern
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
146 Pewitt Dr, Brentwood, TN 37027-5208 (Formerly China Hut Restaurant)
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

133 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 133: English reviews
Lexington, Kentucky
Level Contributor
35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Read the reviews, wondered about service but all was good. Seated next to the kitchen window was unbearable! I do not recommend sitting there. Portions are smaller than I expected for the price. It was tasty. Drinks were top notch. Breathing and not sweating while having dinner would have increased my rating!

Thank Alou722
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's been a long while since I ate at Local Taco Sylvan Park--now I recall why--bad food, no table service, poor management, no attention, limited menu. Ordered at register, got our own glasses of water, which were ordered but not given to us. Tried to sit on the back patio--it was dark with wet/dirty tables, no ambiance at all...so we... More 

Thank Elizabeth F
Amelia Island, Florida
Level Contributor
94 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Service can be hit or miss, depending on the day/time/and where you're sitting. Food is only so-so. Drinks are FABULOUS!!

Thank margaritasat5
Franklin, Tennessee
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just had a lunch meeting there and Connie was my waitress. She was amazing. I would recommend this place and ask for Connie. Great customer service.

Thank zet45
Gilson, Illinois
Level Contributor
63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had to wait a little while at this small, but great little taco place in Brentwood. Our food was to us very quickly and even before we ordered, the bartender made sure that he came to us to let us know that our waitress hadn't forgotten us. The food was very good and the margaritas were excellent.

Thank becsings57
Brentwood, Tennessee
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is good, but can vary visit to visit. Service also dependent on which staff are assigned to your area. Most staff are very friendly, but we did have episode where confusion over who had our table . We have a toddler which means prompt service is truly appreciated. Often visit for lunch so recommend for quick lunch that is... More 

Thank jenn1209grams
Level Contributor
55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

If you want to eat healthy and still get your Mexican fix, the Local Taco is your place. The service is not the best but the food and taco selection is excellent. The brentwood location is our favorite and we prefer the patio. We sometimes just order several of the delicious "side items" to accompany the house salad. Also, the... More 

Thank Shelli G
Nashville, Tennessee
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Great lettuce wraps tacos! Very cute small friendly atmosphere place! Good happy hour and excellent service! Don't forget to ask for taco of the day! Delusions!

Thank viog67
Nashville, Tennessee
Level Contributor
269 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

There are a lot of good shops in the Nashville area that "specialize" in tacos. There are even several "Local Taco" restaurants. But this one is unique to the Brentwood area. Good place to hang out and relax after work with friends, or nice family outing. Can be crowded and loud. Good service, flavorful taco selections, good drinks. Not a... More 

Thank tlagyn
Level Contributor
17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We recently had a birthday luncheon for a friend. The atmosphere was fun and the wait staff was helpful and friendly. The food was ok, but nothing special. Granted I have some food allergies, and the only thing I could have ( that didn't have some kind of preservative or sulfite) was the three cheese enchilada. I could not get... More 

Thank Amethyst30

Travelers who viewed Local Taco also viewed


Been to Local Taco? 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
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Pewitt Dr, Brentwood, TN 37027-5208 (Formerly China Hut Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Brentwood
  • Phone Number: 615-915-4632

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Local Taco 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?