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La Taquiza

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AV. Lazarro Cardenas Esq Melchor Ocampo | Baja California Sur, Cabo San Lucas 23450, Mexico
+52 624 143 5686
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11:00 - 05:00
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Indialantic, Florida
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stopped in on one of the windy days during our stay just to have a quick bite and a corona and decided to go back the next day for dinner. On our quick lunch stop my husband had the chicken tacos, it was just the chicken on a fresh shell which was not his favorite. I had the pork... More 

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Thank Lil C
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful service and great food and drinks. Love the salsa tray, and the giant margarita! Ask for Jose, the best!

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Thank Tina W
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This place was so good we had to come back for the food and service thanks Jose . This time we tried the chili rellano and carne asada burrito great little restaurant be sure to check this place out. Whenever I'm in cabo this will be on my short list.

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Lynnwood, Washington
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Great place to go for tacos al pastor. Friendly staff, great tacos, reasonable prices, and a very convenient location. Paid 100 pesos for three tacos, a drink, and a plate of chips with several different salsas. Delicious.

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Thank tm4444
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We found La Taquiza through Trip Advisor. It is a small open restaurant that serves tourists and locals. On our first visit we had a great waiter who helped explain some of the offerings on a very large menu. La Taquiza serves chips with 5 salsas and instructions on the heat level for each salsa. I had the Alhambre al... More 

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Thank denverssj
Pullman, Washington
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My 10 year old and I arrived in Cabo after a 4 hour delay in San Diego. The hotel restaurant was closed so we walked down here. Super friendly staff. My son enjoyed plain flank steak and chicken tacos. I loved those and the del gober ones - shrimp and avocado, very yummy. Super well priced. During the day you... More 

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Thank dr_lager
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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I will add to the 5 star reviews. Wife and I stumbled across this place and couldn't be happier we did. Excellent service, excellent food and beverage. The Molcajete was exceptional, great chips and salsas, killer margaritas. If I go back to cabo, I will be back at La Taquiza

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Thank Johnathan L
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

For our first meal in Cabo, I wanted tacos. So we ordered 4 different kinds of tacos here. All of them good. Not pictured here was the gobernador taco which was my favorite - shrimp and melty cheese, can't go wrong! Tacos were prepared to order, topped with fresh ingredients. I especially liked the pineapple on top of the al... More 

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Thank Lorraine D
Columbia, Maryland
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Downtown Cabo. Small Place with home cooking and good drinks. Extremely friendly service. Had full meal and drinks for six and price tag was around $60.

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Thank John D
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We were looking to go to an authentic Mexican place and were not disappointed. As our waiter Kevin told us it is a cross between a hole in the wall and a restaurant and it was great! If you are looking for fancy don't go here. If you are looking for great mix of sauces with chips and authentic Mexican... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 05:00
Monday
11:00 - 05:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 05:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 05:00
Thursday
11:00 - 05:00
Friday
11:00 - 05:00
Saturday
11:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: AV. Lazarro Cardenas Esq Melchor Ocampo | Baja California Sur, Cabo San Lucas 23450, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  Cabo San Lucas
  • Phone Number: +52 624 143 5686
Description
Acerca del TacoHistoria de La TaquizaAcerca del Taco:El Taco tiene su hogar en Mexico. Forma parte primordial y a nivel mundial es reconocido en nuestra gastronomia mexicana. Tiene sus origenes desde antes de la llegada de los conquistadores y aunque es dificil precisar una fecha, podemos presumir que a la llegada de los conquistadores, estos disfrutaron de la primera Taquiza de la que el Nuevo Mundo tenga memoria.Hoy en dia cada mexicano puede enorgullecerse de haber probado, al menos una vez en su vida el platillo mas versatil, sencillo y delicioso, reconocido como figura principal de una tierra distinguida por su gastronomia. Dado que en Mexico es el corazon de la tortilla de maiz con un consumo promedio diario de 300 gramos por persona, 65 millones de piezas diarias se destinan a la elaboracion de tacos y tostadas. Asi la variedad de los tacos es tan inmensa hasta en cada uno de los estados de nuestra Republica Mexicana con sus sabores particulares y representativos de la entidad. El taco, no solo fue un elemento de la dieta diaria de gobernantes y plebeyos, es un legado de alimentacion prehispanica que ha permanecido hasta nuestros dias y que no solo es de gran valor en la dieta del mexicano sino que asombra y agrada a paladares extranjeros.

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