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Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina

2101 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2023
+1 409-497-4279
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“beef fajitas” (11 reviews)
“queso” (13 reviews)
“taco” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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LOCATION
2101 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2023
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We ate here after touring Seawolf Park during the afternoon. We were greeted at the door - in fact, I believe it was the owner, held the door for us. From him, through the wait staff to the busboys, everyone was very friendly and welcoming....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kim W
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded today

We're happy to hear that you enjoyed the service and food Kim! We hope that you and your husband will make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was a bit awkward but friendly. The food was not bad but not the best I've ever had either. Downtown Galveston was very quiet for a Saturday night so I'm not sure if this is usual or not. Had the Brisket Tacos which...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jplaa
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We're glad that you enjoyed your overall experience and we hope that you will come by again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We know our TX-MX food and this is fabulous! I could have drunk the Salsa and cilantro cream sauce! Chips were served warm and waitress said are made fresh daily. Guacamole and queso were great. The Shrimp Besos was unique and AMAZING!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KaraAnnette
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

That is awesome to hear Kara! We're happy you liked everything and we hope that you'll make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After searching for a good Mexican restaurant on Trip Advisor, we went to Taquilo’s. The staff was outstanding and the food was terrific! Loved the fresh quacamole and handcrafted margarita. The fajitas were recommended and did not disappoint. Trish and her staff made us feel...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bonitam435
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, that is great to hear! We are really proud of our Guacamole and Margaritas, and we're happy that you liked them. We hope that you will make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We saw the good reviews on Trip Advisor and decided to try this place while we spent a few days in Galveston. The staff was very friendly and management stopped by numerous times to check on how we were doing. They highly recommended the beef...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gregorym554
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

That is awesome to hear Gregory! We are happy that you liked everything, and we hope that you will make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

First time customer. I come to this area on business several times a year and love TexMex I stopped in for supper after seeing this place while driving by. It is brightly lit and easy to spot. The best beef brisket tacos I have had!...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank scousepirate56
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2018

We're happy to hear that Anna! We hope that you will make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

We went to the opera house and afterwards walked across the street to taquilos. Oh my was it Delicious. So fresh. Shrimp tacos were awesome. Burrito was excellent and flavorful. Chero (sp?) beans were the best. Defiantly coming back. Sunday down here you can park...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JEBtravel2018
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2018

That is awesome to hear! We're glad you liked it and we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner in Taquilos and it could not have been bettered. Lovely service and welcome, excellent beef fajitas with perfect, light tortillos and very tasty refrained beans. Deserves a full five stars.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BarrieLV
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

We are happy to hear that Barrie! We are happy to hear that we made your night a little more special and we hope that you will make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

The chips, salsa, and dip that come with every meal were fantastic. I could eat that dip all day. I got fish tacos, which were fine. I didn't feel like they were anything special, other than the obvious quality of the fish. My husband ordered...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kelsey P
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

We're glad that you enjoyed the overall experience and we hope that you will make another memory with us soon Kelsey!

Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

We dined at Taquilos tonight and experienced great service and great food. The restaurant was full and even had two very large groups. The service provided by Kelsey G. was spectacular! She was prompt and attentive and stopped by the table at just the right...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank South4Scuba
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Thank you for the excellent review! We are very happy to hear you had great service & food!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2101 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2023
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-497-4279
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