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Boca Fiesta

232 SE 1st St, Gainesville, FL 32601-6571
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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232 SE 1st St, Gainesville, FL 32601-6571
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

We've been going to BF for years and years and years - but somehow, in recent months, they've really raised their own bar (pun intended). The food really, really took a major upswing. Delicious! We go for happy hour, and order the guac (you mix...More

Thank BigRock21
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Breakfast burritos were a hit. Food selection pretty good. Interesting atmosphere. Pretty good $5 beer on tap if you lake craft beer. $70 for 5 people

Thank Jay509
Reviewed January 7, 2018

The food was just ok nothing special. The atmosphere is alive and inviting but usually crowded. Outside seating is lovely with the lights dependnig on where you sit. The service was great and the prices fair but the food did not stand out. We had...More

Thank Kimique
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

10% of our total bill was charged to sauces our waitress didn't mention weren't free, we wouldn't have ordered them otherwise. Rachel - didn't mention anything about their sauces being extra, when every other restaurant experience would reinforce that sauces are free unless noted otherwise....More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed October 2, 2017

this place has it all. from exotic meats-buffalo, alligator, bison, to regular pork chicken beef and tvp. taco tues a real friendly way to have a nite out on the town in downtown gville next door to the famous hippodrome theatre. the 2 dollar tacos,...More

Thank hennarintz
Reviewed August 27, 2017

One of my favorite places to eat Mexican when I am down in Gainesville! Make sure to go on Tequila Tuesday!

Thank 384zack
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Breakfast burrito with mostly bread, rubbery eggs, miniscule amount of bacon and way too much pico de gallo, particularly since I asked for none. Refills on coffee never arrived. Hosts were flummoxed at a large group and unable to be flexible or cope. Given seating...More

Thank Dusty G
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Pretty straight-up Tex Mex menu, (tacos, burritos, chips 'n' salsa, etc.) but very fresh and vibrant flavors. What makes it fun is the atmosphere (part hipster hangout, part art gallery de la Muerte, part friends-getting-together-to-celebrate-their-latest-triumph). Drinks are excellent - definitely one of the better margaritas...More

Thank Andy H
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

This funky little downtown gem goes beyond a typical taco and offers many varieties with super fresh ingredients. No skimping on the drinks, even the house marg is flavorfuland well mixed. Don't forget the chips and queso!

Thank shellsmedina
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Went there after a long day, didn't expect much, but OMG were we pleasantly surprised... Very good food, the bartender makes some awesome drinks, and our server was Bobby the most friendliest and helpful person ever (even though we went there at midnight)..

Thank badboy1228
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 SE 1st St, Gainesville, FL 32601-6571
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
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