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Cilantro Taco

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Mexican, Southwestern, Fast Food
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5036 Main St, Manchester, VT 05255
802-768-8141
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11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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West Hartford, Connecticut
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is not the most authentic Mexican food but tasty and well-priced. They definitely do a mean vegetarian taco and I saw few option which were gluten free. It seems the food is all sourced out locally which makes for better local economy and fresh food. The restaurant has charging stations, free Wi-Fi and water station in case you need... More 

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1 Thank Pratigya K
Manchester, Vermont
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

WE go here at least once a week for Lunch or Dinner. Our 8 year old loves it and there's plenty of options for everyone. The weekly meat specials are always a hit!! They have vegetarian and GF options as well.

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Thank Christine F
Candiac, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Being from Snow Mexico every time we come down to the Vermont Open in March, we make it a must... I say a must to come stuff our faces with the bestest, freshest, tastiest GMO freeist Mexican food evah! So good we smuggle our leftovers across the boarder. Planning a trip to VT in August, will be 45minutes away from... More 

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2 Thank Paul M
Lebanon, Maine
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81 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Loved my “Americano Taco” with flour tortilla, liked my “Street Taco” with corn tortilla. Corn tortilla was unfortunately not warmed enough so it was a bit crumbly and stiff. Chicken filling and beef filling were both tasty, with the beef taking the top spot. House Queso Fresco was terrific. Most of the sauces/salsas/accompaniments were very good, though the hot sauce... More 

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1 Thank JPankratz
Utica, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had two of the street tacos and decided to go with chicken and avocado with roasted tomato salsa. More taste per bite than I could imagine. Loved it. Healthy, great tasting and very reasonably priced. Will return when we're in the area again.

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1 Thank Carol0418
Utica, New York
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1,597 reviews
485 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 549 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stopped in just for a quick bite & we really surprised by the mid-level rating for Cilantro Taco. Best tacos you'll ever taste. Great menu options, from roasted corn to avocado, and everything was yummy. Get that rating up, fellow TripAdvisors! It's better than that.

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Thank RonL40
Asheville, North Carolina
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here twice now. This is one of my favorite types of food, but I feel this place is "meh." Not awful, not great. It's a good addition to Manchester to have a really affordable place, but it's not outstanding. Not enough flavor going on for me

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Thank Amy D
New York
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As a person with Celiacs, I have to be careful of where I eat and who is preparing my food. I've been to Cilantro a few times on various trips to Manchester. Every time, I am impressed with the level of understanding of GF food prep. They assemble everything right there in front of you, and as soon as I... More 

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Thank bluegreen99
New York State
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We hadn't been to Cilantro for about year, but stopped in today for a quick lunch. Both our burritos were excellent. My "mini" was stuffed with black beans, roasted mushrooms, lettuce, and the house queso fresco. Nicely complemented by fire-roasted tomato sauce, it was a real treat. My husband reported that his regular-sized burrito with chorizo was also great. Cilantro... More 

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Thank mbj35
Long Island
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cheap eats, but you wait and wait and then the girl making the food looking constantly up at the menu as she had NO IDEA what was in each dish (there are only a few) and it was HOT and felt like Chipotle

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5036 Main St, Manchester, VT 05255
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: 802-768-8141

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