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Mexican, Southwestern
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm a local. Just tried for first time. I now mark this place the margarita in town. Watermelon is the best. Great happy hour prices and I made a special order, made it with no problems. I will b back! My server Daniel was the...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Nicholas_Landriault, Marketing at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're happy to hear that you loved it Theresa! We'll look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are here on vacation from Indiana and had to have Tex mex before we go home. This place didn’t disappoint at all. My husband ordered the mani mahi tacos, I had tacos al carbon, my daughter had a cheese quesadilla, and my son had...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Nicholas_Landriault, Marketing at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're happy that we could make if for you and your family Ashley! We will look forward to making another great memory with you soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first venture to eat out since the Covid-19 pandemic hit so we were looking for outdoor seating. Passing all the jam-packed restaurants on the Seawall, we headed downtown and saw tables available at Taquilo's and stopped there. Before we could even sit...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Nicholas_Landriault, Marketing at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're happy to help you make some great memories even during these trying times Sunny! We will look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed July 1, 2020 via mobile

This place was great on all counts. Nice atmosphere, we ate outside on a very hot afternoon but it was still pleasant with shade and fans. Cold items were very cold and refreshing. Guac was perfect, lettuce was crispy and tomatoes were tasty. The sauces...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Nicholas_Landriault, Marketing at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2020

We're happy to hear that you liked everything, Shelly! We will look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed June 28, 2020 via mobile

After a long day of birding in the area we were looking for take out reasonably priced local eats. We checked the reviews on TripAdvisor and with confidence off we went and we were not disappointed. The mahi-mahi soft tacos were scrumptious. The fish was...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Nicholas_Landriault, Marketing at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2020

We're happy to hear that you enjoyed every bit of your experience with us. We'll look forward to making another great memory with you soon!

Reviewed June 13, 2020

Let me start by staying that the food was good, here and I have no complaints. I just don't see this being the #8 ranked restaurant in all of Galveston. To be fair, I did not have the fajitas which seem to be the house...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed May 4, 2020

My husband and I have been dining at Taquillo's for a while now and it's very good food. I'm a vegetarian and the veggie fajitas are wonderful! The staff has great attitudes and make us feel at home. Generous portions as well. The outdoor seating...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Nicholas_Landriault, Marketing at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2020

We're happy to hear that! We're always happy to accommodate any diets, and we're glad that you and your husband made a great memory with us. We'll look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed April 28, 2020

I ate the mahi mahi tacos and Ed had the spinach enchiladas. Everything was spot on delicious as always. We had a picnic on Cherry Hill with our delicious lunch. The service provided by Letty and Daniel was exceptional. We will definitely be supporting this...More

Date of visit: April 2020
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Nicholas_Landriault, Marketing at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2020

We're happy to hear that you liked everything Ed! We were happy to help you make a great memory, and we will look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed April 23, 2020

My trip to Taquilo's to go was awesome I was treated well the manager was very pleasant,accommodating and polite, this has been a very wonderful experience, I want to say thank y'all for your hospitality

Date of visit: April 2020
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Nicholas_Landriault, Marketing at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2020

Thank you for your support Lannas. We will look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed March 19, 2020

My favorite place in town to get a marg and chill. It was the night of wine walk and things were wild as it was a really nice evening. The bar was pouring out margaritas like I've never seen. We sat at the bar and...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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