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Taqueria Merlo

1004 W Main St, Avon Park, FL 33825-3314
+1 863-452-1811
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
“rice milk” (2 reviews)
Open Now
05:00 - 21:30All hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
1004 W Main St, Avon Park, FL 33825-3314
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were passing through this part of Florida and decided to stop here for lunch. One side of business is a store with fruits, meats and vegetables. The other side is a sitting area to sit for your meal. You order at the counter and...More

Thank ROB A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by a local i saw walking around... short 10 min ride from my hotel...totally worth it. Looks deceiving because it is inside a store but don't let that shy you away. Food was awesome! Coming back here for sure , I'm...More

Thank Medicmam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best in town. They have a condiment bar to let you "have it your way" in the spice department. Three levels of hot sauces plus tomatillo, diced cilantro, onions and pickled vegetables. Want Beer? buy it in the grocery section.

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

My husband, daughter and I ate there and loved it. The food is awesome, the staff is friendly and courteous. Our food was made in an adequate amount of time and you get a lot of food. Definitely worth it, will definitely be going back.

Thank mebesteph
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Very good food, alot to choose from, affordable prices. They have a restaurant inside along with a meat dept.

Thank Cindy G
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Everything we've ordered has been delicious! The guacamole is excellent! Huge portions and a great value for authentic Mexican food!

Thank KandJFL
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I eat there weekly if not more. Everything on the menu is delicious and the guacamole is awesome! The atmosphere is a Mexican grocery store with great produce.

Thank Chimera-shaman
Reviewed 24 March 2017

If you are expecting Taco Bell, this is not your place. Their Taco Salad is a far cry from ground beef and lots of chilly powder. Lots of lettuce, tomatoes and their beef is delicious. My wife likes it a lot. I like it too...More

Thank Raymond Z
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

The best authentic Mexican food in Highlands county. Never been? Try mixed fajitas, carne asada, pollo asado, for soup try the caldo de reys

Thank assilam12
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Great Mexican Food Fresh cooked to serve Clean Priced right Large sized portions You may want to call ahead to have your order ready

Thank JCC6260
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
05:00 - 21:30
05:00 - 21:30
05:00 - 21:30
05:00 - 21:30
05:00 - 21:30
05:00 - 21:30
05:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1004 W Main St, Avon Park, FL 33825-3314
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Avon Park
  • Phone Number: +1 863-452-1811
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