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The Taco Stand

670 N Milledge Ave, Athens, GA 30601-3812
+1 706-549-2894
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good16%
  • Average29%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
3 weeks ago
“Great Burrito”
29 Jul 2017
“Rude condescending employees Bad service”
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Fast food
670 N Milledge Ave, Athens, GA 30601-3812
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came in for dinner and had the steak Baja burrito. It was fresh and loaded with rice, steak and ingredients. I was pleased with the food and the service and the burrito is huge.

Thank Ernest R
Reviewed 29 July 2017

I ordered basic nachos with extra cheese. Their idea of extra cheese is apparently enough cheese to cover 5-10% of the chips. I asked for more cheese and they refused. I asked for a refund for the extra cheese and they refused. The bearded guy...More

Thank inspectorman2003
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I and two other groups received refunds today before we received our food because there were two huge live roaches on the floor.

Thank scarlet41Georgia
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The Taco stand has been around for as long as I can remember. Great tacos, inexpensive. You order at the counter and pick up your food

1  Thank jimD5096GQ
Reviewed 23 July 2016

If you normally eat at the most popular Mexican fast food place, then you must not have tried the Taco Stand. Real food, real fast, real tasty with a funky college vibe. I sure wish they would open one in my home town in North...More

Thank waxwing3
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Economical and tasty, the T stand delivers a kind of Tex Mex in an informal dining room with ample sheltered space outside, too. Enjoy black beans or refried beans in your burrito, or with carne in a combo. Chalupas and chips are must haves. Mexican...More

1  Thank S H
Reviewed 28 March 2016

On the way to most anywhere in Athens. Ok food, fast service. Many people walk, as it is in a neighborhood.

Thank CBGeorgia
Reviewed 27 January 2016

I came to Athens in the 70's . I think the Taco Stand on Milledge has been there from the early 80's?? Can't really remember. When I was poor student I loved this place. I have a funny story... Once we were outside eating a...More

Thank UGA_guy_Athens_GA
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Great place to enjoy some good, enjoyable Mexican food and your favorite beverage. The cheese sauce is good tasting but a little thin. Chips are fresh and crisp. Large selection of tacos and burritos will satisfy most palates. This was a good fun place to...More

1  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

These days when I come to Athens I always stop here. Their cheese dip is so unique with such a depth of the perfect flavored with a tiny bit of spice. I always get the mega burrito and share. It's just a consistently great meal...More

1  Thank Annie D
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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating
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  • Address: 670 N Milledge Ave, Athens, GA 30601-3812
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-549-2894
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