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Taco Palenque Boca Chica

1803 Boca Chica Blvd, Brownsville, TX 78520-8142
+1 956-544-8400
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“quesadillas” (2 reviews)
“salsa” (16 reviews)
Closes in 27 min
6:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
1803 Boca Chica Blvd, Brownsville, TX 78520-8142
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11 - 20 of 36 reviews

Reviewed July 6, 2015

The food was good, but they had a lot of flies and the place did not appear clean.. Too bad because the fajitas and tortillas were good. Maybe better as a takeout..

Thank Viking448
Reviewed July 3, 2015

My daughter said to try so we came for lunch. You order at the counter and they bring to your table. Food was good, hot and came in a short time, they do have the condiment bar and the variety there is good also. I...More

1  Thank Susan B
Reviewed June 17, 2015

Is like a really Mexican food presented in the American franchise way but really tasty- excellent options in the menu I went the first time in January but I go now every time I visit Brownsville I really recommend this option

1  Thank Fischer J
Reviewed March 17, 2015

We spent 5 weeks in Texas this winter (2015) and this was by far the best Mexican food. Some were just plain nasty. This particular store was in Brownsville, Tx but they are in other cities.

1  Thank edbrybry
Reviewed January 28, 2015

Helpful staff, relaxing atmosphere. Tons of food for the money, authentic Mexican from what the natives tell me. Free condiments like 3 kinds of salsa.

Thank Pam K
Reviewed November 10, 2014

This is pretty obvious but if you are looking for authentic Mexican food this is not it. That said, the food here is good. The fajita is not dry and I like the bars in the middle of the restaurant with salsas, guacamole and tostitos...More

1  Thank el_bets
Reviewed August 12, 2014

Love this place. Makes Taco Bell look like dirt. The food is great, cooked perfectly. It tastes like a home-cooked meal. Great options as well!

1  Thank sandmanz
Reviewed July 15, 2014

We had a delayed flight so we tried to find somewhere close by to eat dinner. This restaurant was highly rated and we were not disappointed. It looks like it is a renovated McDonalds, complete with playland, which makes it very family friendly. The service...More

1  Thank busymom11
Reviewed July 15, 2014

This Taco Palenque is in a new modern building that still has a welcoming feel. Although you order at a counter, it is not fast food. It was freshly prepared and was brought out to our table in a reasonable amount of time. We tried...More

1  Thank modern-day-Griswold
Reviewed July 13, 2014

I picked up a bag of breakfast burritos for our sleeping gals, and found them to be very, very good. I especially like the variety of items on their salsa bar. We were all able to really personalize our meals. We were given extra hot...More

2  Thank gilley2001
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How much is the fajita plate that comes with rice and charro beans? and do you all charge for the salsa bar?
August 29, 2016|
Response from TacoPalenque | Property representative |
The price for our Fajita Plate is $12.99 and there it is no charge for the salsa bar. Thank you.
Debra D
How late are those great breakfast tacos served??
July 6, 2016|
Response from TacoPalenque | Property representative |
Breakfast tacos are serve all day. Thanks for asking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 1:00 am
6:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1803 Boca Chica Blvd, Brownsville, TX 78520-8142
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Brownsville
  • Phone Number: +1 956-544-8400
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100% Authentic Mexican Food
Best Fajitas in Texas!!
Parrilladas, Tacos, Caldos, Quesadillas, Tampiquenas, Enchiladas, Breakfast, Mexican Desserts and More
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