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Tacos El Ahorcado (The Hangman)

Pescadores and Marinos st., San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tongue” (9 reviews)
“quesadillas” (14 reviews)
“bean soup” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
Pescadores and Marinos st., San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love coming to The Hangman for the variety of tacos with all the fixings at amazing prices, the lentil soup and enjoy the funky decor and laid back style. I always order the hot chocolate too, its pretty special. It is a great place...More

1  Thank zoeyryan
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

For a local dining experience that is cheap, very good, with a cool ambiance, make the trek out to The Hangman. It's about a ten dollar cab ride each way from the Hotel Zone (5-10 minute ride). Their Lengua (tongue) tacos are to die for...More

Thank pilottodd
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Went to Hangman with my family and it was as good as advertised! The food was out of this world and the service was too! The poblano cream quesadilla was off the chart! The tacos were too!Margaritas were to die for! Atmosphere is wonderful. Beer...More

Thank DocDawg
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Even though we were staying at the all inclusive Hyatt Ziva we had to come here for dinner. Our favorites are the tongue in mustard sauce and the roasted rib cantonese style along with bean soup. Super friendly place that has good drinks live entertainment...More

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

This place has been here a long time and we have come here many times when in San Jose. Lots of variety of tacos and very good quality. They are beer and plenty of drinks including their homemade fruit and traditional waters, this time we...More

Thank JohnMarkKucera
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This was our first meal out during our stay, and the first one we would want to repeat again and again. The staff is nice, the atmosphere is wonderful and the tacos were outstanding. Very reasonable pricing too. Our fav. place all week

2  Thank Pam W
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

One of my fave restaurantes in San Jose. Quirky decor, excellent tacos and cold beer,,, what more could a ex pat want?!?! I'm a regular for life

1  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

The Hangman provided great service and experience for my family's dinner in San Jose. The food was full of flavor, the atmosphere was eclectic, and the service was sincere. It is a very local joint, we like going off the beaten track for new experiences....More

1  Thank Ashley R
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Very eclectic place with fantastic food at a reasonable price. The help is equally fantastic. When you see Nationals there, you know it's the real thing.

1  Thank Gary M
Reviewed 25 February 2017

When you hang with the locals and they take you to one of their favorites you LISTEN and FOLLOW what they order! Atmosphere, fresh tacos, great service, and DELISH! We enjoyed the carne asada tacos, pork tacos, and these tasty quesadilla tacos that were amazing!...More

1  Thank Cindy L
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23 March 2017|
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Response from TheHastyChef | Reviewed this property |
closed on Mondays, open after 5pm.
Robert H
15 March 2017|
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Response from 584Scutch584 | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pescadores and Marinos st., San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo
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