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“Good for a Quick Taco Fix”
Review of Tacos Providencia

Tacos Providencia
Ranked #45 of 1,216 Restaurants in Guadalajara
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch
Reviewed May 4, 2013

Mind you, Ive had better tacos in the States from taco trucks, but if you're looking for good tacos in a clean sit-down environment, this place is perfect. Although noisy and always busy, your food gets delivered quickly. I found their lengua tacos to be very good although the meat was served as a slice of tongue, rather than chopped. Might be unnerving to the new tongue taco trier, it was very tasty, cooked well, and served with a very delicious salsa. In n out (assuming there is no wait) in less than 20 minutes, ready to spend more time in this great city!

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Reviewed February 11, 2013

This place has a formula... quick, easy dining of basic taco style dishes in a big, noisy room. These are tacos in Jalisco style... more like tapas than anything most gringos are familiar with. Grilled and fresh and usually good, and the place is usually crowded. A local classic, but not a romantic dining spot.

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Reviewed December 28, 2012

After a one-hour queue, we finally tasted the “famous” Tacos Providencia. Definitely an overrated place. The tacos are fine, but I prefer “Tacos Don Miguelon” that are just two blocks away in Avenida Terranova.

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Reviewed December 3, 2012

The Pastor Tacos are like nowhere else. The sauce they use on them is unique. Great service, great tacos.

Thank JGNC
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Reviewed November 1, 2012

These tacos are real Mexican tacos..not the US type. The pork ones were great. I also had the chopped steak ones, but I liked the pork ones better. Lots of great sauces. Relaxed and very causal and a good price.

Thank Gregory M
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