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Tacos Providencia

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Avenida Ruben Dario 534, Guadalajara 44620, Mexico
+52 33 3641 6049
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13:30 - 23:30
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Tue - Sun 13:30 - 23:30
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San Antonio, Texas
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177 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

These are without a doubt in my mind the BEST tacos I had during my time in GDL. If you're in the area these are a must.

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Thank m v
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Being a spoiled eater I was not sure what to expect but I must say that was such a great experience ! It's not fancy - but very charming - absolutely fresh tasty food . the service was excellent , friendly, funny fast - the dessert was ( again not fancy ) but very very good . I am so... More 

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1 Thank claudes622
Guadalajara, Mexico
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

A must in Guadalajara!!! The very best tacos. The meat is always fresh, they sale everything they have every day. Wide variety of tacos served in small corn tortillas. From the tradicional "carne asada" (just steak) to tacos of beef tongue, pork ear, delicious "al pastor" and many more! I go there with my family almost every Sunday!

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1 Thank ml4919
Ahwatukee, Arizona, United States
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351 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

When in Guadalajara there is no better place for incredible tacos than at Tacos Providencia on Avenida Ruben Dario. I am not the only one that believes that judging from the business of the restaurant. The building itself is not remarkable, but it is very clean and lively. I would think that at times, parking might be difficult to find... More 

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Thank Robert V
miami
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

This taco restaurant is one of the best in Guadalajara. I was born in this city and I can tell you that they have kept the same quality and flavor since they open. One of the things I love about this place is their super fast service, their extensive Taco menu and their spotless installations, including the bathroom. 100% best... More 

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Thank pepecarmona
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

It's a local place, you might have to wait at the door. It's worth it. Short, simple menu. Small tacos, so you can try a lot of different kinds. recommend the agues frescas as well.

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Thank kate S
Saskatoon, Canada
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

I don't have much to say about this place other than: 1) The tacos are amazing and I didn't ship my pants after 2) We only waited 15 minutes even though there was a line up of like 20 people outside Seriously, if you want tacos, go to this place

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Thank Kruzat
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Every part of every animal available in delicious taco form, all the fixins and salsas available. Casual dining, drinking coke or beer, low cost.

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Thank LolzYolo
Barranquilla, Colombia
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

I loved the place. many taco choices. I tried Carnitas with buche (amazing), pastor and lengua (tongue tacos). I would like to had more space in my stomach to eat more. I definitely will go again in my next visit to Guadalajara.

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Thank Jocill
Mexico City, Mexico
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

They run out of tacos at 9:45 PM, What ?????? SO SAD that they are asking their customers to go somewhere else

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Thank Diegosuna

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
13:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
13:30 - 23:30
Thursday
13:30 - 23:30
Friday
13:30 - 23:30
Saturday
13:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Ruben Dario 534, Guadalajara 44620, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Guadalajara Metropolitan Area  >  Guadalajara
  • Phone Number: +52 33 3641 6049

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