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Taco Taco

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Al Sureste Banco Nacional en El Corazon de Santa Elena 250 m | Coordinates: 10. 317634 -84. 823658, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
+506 2645 7900
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is street food at its best! The carnitas tacos and the fried avocado tacos were both amazing. No alcohol but plenty of soft drinks to choose from. Mango madness was slushy minty refreshing goodness. The burritos we saw also looked amazing. Delicious homemade salsa and chips. We will definitely go back at least once more this trip!

Thank Leslie C
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Girl friend and me went for small snack (nachos with 3 sauces) which was nice. Relaxing place to chill Down with some food and a drink. Good place if you like dogs

Thank Marco M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Some of the best food in the city! And, a great place to sit and have a quick bite to eat. We went twice while on vacation :-)

Thank JenniferParker3
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

If you want a quick meal on the go with local flavour and good price, this is your place. All versions of tortilla + stuffing. A word of warning, the taco pancake was quite soggy but my burrito was pretty good.

Thank IHania
Durham, North Carolina
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128 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Order at the window, find a (mostly outside) table and wait for them to call your number. The food is good, generous portions.

Thank Louise833
Chandler, Arizona
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tasty burrito, it just needed a little more heat for my liking, busy and popular with tourist and locals, right next to a Hostel and up the Street from the Orchid Garden which is a real Gem and worth the $10 visit.

Thank Erick F
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This shouldn't be listed as a restaurant or soda! However if you like fast food this is your place, the price was OK, they are friendly but nah there are other places where you can enjoy with the same price real food! Tacos were ok!

Thank RociCor
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to eat. Simply put: realy good service, realy good food. We ate there every day for 4 days straight, because it was realy nice and easy to find. Relaxing atmosphere, nice people. Perfect!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Surrey, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious Mexican food with the option of being fried or grilled! They only take cash but it is very reasonably priced! Comfortable seating both inside and outside.

Thank BirdNerdSophie
London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the chicken fajita with chips and extra guac. I wouldn't say that it was anything revolutionary and is pretty standard mexican food for a reasonable price. Not sure why the reviews are so glowing for this place but perhaps I simply ordered the wrong dish.

Thank ReviewsByAbby

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $14
Mexican, Latin, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Sureste Banco Nacional en El Corazon de Santa Elena 250 m | Coordinates: 10. 317634 -84. 823658, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde  >  Santa Elena
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 7900
Tico-Mex: A Unique blend of Tex-Mex spice and local fresh ingredients. Great food does not have to come from great distances. Take what you love and make it with what you have! Our Commitments: Fresh food prepared when you order! Local ingredients whenever possible! Small foot print! Good social stewardship! Competitive employment opportunities, and excellent customer service! We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee on all of our products! If we don't meet your expectations, please let us know and we make it right! Big Food! Big Love!

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