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El Taco

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306 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
+1 250-352-2060
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito” (37 reviews)
“tacos” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
Mexican, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
306 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
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Reviewed March 26, 2018

Laid back restaurant. Tasty sauces to go on your choice of entrees. We had tacos, burritos and a salad and we were all happy with our choices.

Reviewed March 10, 2018

Ate here with coworkers visiting Nelson - it was close to our office. It's a small and busy little place. We showed up after 1 pm and it was still packed inside. The prices were fairly decent for the quality and quantity of food you...More

Thank UnwantedUserName
Reviewed December 14, 2017

A family friendly place with a liquor license. Be warned that during the day there are often many young families eating there and all the noise that comes with that. Go later in the evening if you wish to have a better chance at a...More

Thank Guy R
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

An absolute find of a place, good food and good portions for a sensible price. The staff were friendly and helpful with dietary info. There's lots of cool little things to look at while you wait and some local art on the walls of the...More

Thank Keith S
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Head to El Taco for a Kootenay take on Mexican, leaning toward the street taco rather than Tex-Mex or Cal-Mex. Great options for tacos, burritos, bowls, plates (with rice and beans); nice house-made salsas; beer and a few fun cocktails available too. They should change...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Decent food, reasonably priced and a very laid back atmosphere. Can sit in or outside and they have great artwork on the walls. Great for a quick bite to eat.

Thank LDJB89
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

We dined here last night. Often Mexican restaurants are hit and miss but the food here is fantastic. The atmosphere is laid back casual. Price wise it was good. I had the Enchilada with rice and my wife had a large Nachos. Small would have...More

Thank Terry F
Reviewed August 22, 2017

Found this little place while looking for somewhere to go for a late lunch. Food was great! Good portions with fresh ingredients.

Thank Sunworshiper54
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Had a chicken burrito and it was so good i got a second one for the road! My friend also enjoyed his burrito.

Thank diesel p
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

I love this place! The food is always consistent and delicious. Service is fast and friendly, and the value is awesome.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-2060
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