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“It doesn't get any more authentic than Tacos El Tio”
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Tacos el Tio
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reviewed June 4, 2013

This place is hard to find, but the rewards are worth it. The hands down best tacos, and at 1$ a piece, you will want 3 of every kind. My favorite are the carnitas and al pastor. The tamales are incredible too. Grab a bagful and a Jarritos soda and BAM-you are in Mexico without a passport. It's a must find for diners looking for the real deal.

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2  Thank Stuntmanmik E
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Reviewed April 19, 2013

I was told about Tacos el Tio by a friend who swears by the food. They didn't steer me wrong!

The absolute BEST tacos I have eaten in the US. PERIOD. Amazingly authentic tacos and loved the Tamales!! Everything is fresh and REAL. The restaurant isn't much to look at -but that ok. with food like they have, who cares???

The homemade salsas are worth exploring, but be careful of the heat if you aren't used to it.

You can even purchase the meats, tortillas and soups to take home and have your own fiesta, (which I am doing tonight).

If you love true Mexican food, look no further...

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2  Thank SHESAIDYES09
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Reviewed February 10, 2013

They sell authentic tacos. That's it. And they're excellent. On weekends the also serve soup and fresh homemade tamales. We've had tacos 'de barbacoa' and they were excellent. My husband also enjoyed 'carnitas' tacos. Beverages offered are various flavours of Jarritos in a bottle and Coke products in a can. The cutlery is plastic and the plates are styrofoam.

There is always a TV blaring on Univision or some other Mexican channel which adds to the ambiance.

If you're looking for excellent tacos. This is the place.

2  Thank rowdygirl
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Reviewed January 30, 2013 via mobile

Really fast and a true taste of Mexico. Tried a few different tacos all were good. It's a gods cheap lunch

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2  Thank Michaeljeanes
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