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Taco Surf

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115 Main St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6316
+1 562-594-0600
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11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
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Los Angeles, California
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693 reviews
366 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the spicy clam chowder and a fish taco. The clam chowder was perfectly flavored like the waiter said it's more like a lobster bisque with clams instead of lobster. However I would have liked more clam in the soup. The fish in the fish taco was crispy and juicy on the inside as it should be. Top this with... More 

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Thank daikin
Seal Beach, California
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All of the taco surf locations are good eating but this one is my favorite. It is down the street from the pier in Seal Beach and serves up some tasty tacos. The Monday night football menu is my favorite. Cheap items and some different tacos that they don't have on the regular menu for other days. The ice tea... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Good prices, location and atmosphere lead us to Taco Surf. Mallorie, our server, was a great hostess and provided some useful local insight. The Scorpion (spicy shrimp) Chowxer was the highlight

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Thank Matt B
Seal Beach, California
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70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Toco Surf is so so good. The chips and salsa are the best. The chips are always warm and the salsa always cold. I always go to Taco Surf for the Happy Hour tacos. 2 dollar tacos!!!!! Are you kidding me???? 1 grilled fish, 1 fried fish, 1 carnitas and 1 carne asada and 1 cold beer will run you... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

My wife joined me on business trip to Long Beach so we decided to tour Seal Beach and found this place for supper. It presents as a bit of a hole in the wall, so we figured it probably was a great place to eat. We were right! Being Taco Tuesday, we each ordered a variety which were on special,... More 

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Thank Jason G
Motherwell, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Stayed nearby and ate here three times in a week enjoyed it each time. The staff were friendly and efficient. Most importantly the food was delicious, especially the Baja Fish Tacos. Margaritas were nice as well.

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Thank TK302015
Seal Beach, California
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63 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Great location short walk to beach, good veggie taco's and pretty decent service. Great atmosphere with beer, wine and alcohol . Large menu for the non vegetarians too!!! Worth a try for sure!

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Thank LinLaz
Huntington Beach, California
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I hadn’t eaten here for a while but Taco Surf Seal Beach used to be my favorite place for fish tacos. Anyway, I was really disappointed during my recent visit. I ordered Baja-style tacos and the fish seemed poor quality and the batter was thick, mealy, and overfried. While the service was friendly and prices reasonable, I will no longer... More 

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Thank HBSnowFlower
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

It's not the best Mexican I've ever had but the food was tasty and reasonably priced. We had a salad, a lunch special, a margaritas and a drink for $20 bucks.. not bad for 2 people..

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Gran Canaria, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Taco surf is a classic in the area for mexican food. Plates are big enough, good decoration, nice music and friendly staff. Probably, one of the best option in the area, if you do not want to spend a lot of money on dinner or lunch.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Main St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6316
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Seal Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-594-0600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?