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Taco Temple Morro Bay

2680 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-1554
+1 805-772-4965
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“carnitas” (58 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (58 reviews)
“taco” (112 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2680 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-1554
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Seems like the place to be. Large portions and good food. Love the chip and salsa bar..Good chips and fresh salsa. The meal was so large I was glad my husband and I shared it. The red sauce on our cheese enchiladas was a little...More

Thank tamsea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The taco are delicious. There is free nachos/salsa to serve yourself.....good salsa. The burritos are huge and the tacos are really good.

Thank 32brucebeach
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yep.. the food here really is really good. I was expecting a relatively quick-serve restaurant, but this is definitely a full sit-down experience. Other items have been reviewed here thoroughly, but a hearty thumbs-up for the freshness and quality of the poke.

1  Thank Brad W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Read all the rave reviews about the Taco Temple & decided to check it out. It definitely lived up to its reputation. We ordered the grilled cod tacos, chicken taco (one each was plenty for us) & we ordered the Temple salad which was huge...More

Thank Athienitou
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always stop here a few times when we come to Morro Bay. Get here early or late as this is a local place that everyone raves about. The serve yourself chips and salsa bar is outstanding. Everything we have ordered is large portions and great...More

Thank Cctfds12084
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Wow, come hungry, the grilled halibut tacos were amazing, enough to share if you want to try something else. We all did the carne asada street tacos and they were excelente... The chips and salsa are amazing especially the lava sauce if you like it...More

Thank lwall55
Reviewed 31 January 2018

When you think of a taco you think of a small corn tortilla filled with some ground beef and chopped tomatoes and lettuce, so I didn't expect to have this very large open taco with lots of goodies on top. It was almost what I...More

1  Thank Creditpat
Reviewed 27 January 2018

There was a long line outside, but it only took about 20 minutes. The food was really good, service was too. My only complaint was that they gave us each 2 full plates of food. All the plates around us that people were getting were...More

Thank runwalkhike
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Super casual and super fresh, this taco shack with a great secetion of Mexican food with a California flare is outstanding. Located in the Spencer's shopping center parking lot close to the road, it is very convenient to park and eat in or take foodout...More

Thank NorCalVisitor
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

This place used to be so wonderful with high-quality food when the previous owners owned it. Now the food is just OK mostly it’s for the younger crowd. Lot of them go for a beer and a cheap meal. I do not go to this...More

Thank TLipschitz
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26 June 2016|
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Response from Marc B | Reviewed this property |
Probably. There are a few picnic tables toward the side of the building.
26 June 2016|
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Response from Kristen B | Reviewed this property |
I have seen them outside where we prefer eating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 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.
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11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2680 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-1554
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-772-4965
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