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1333 Yellow Dr, Traverse City, MI 49684-1463
+1 231-943-1453
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tamales” (47 reviews)
“guacamole” (15 reviews)
“burrito” (26 reviews)
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1333 Yellow Dr, Traverse City, MI 49684-1463
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stopped here for ... whatever you call something between lunch and supper ... today. Got my food to go (2 chicken tacos, <$7.50 after sales tax), only took about 10 minutes for everything to come out (3:30pm). I took the food around the corner...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there mid afternoon, read many reviews, I always read the bad reviews first. One review questioned the use of gets cheese in ' Mexican' dishes. I had a similar thought when I read the menu. Others claimed this want Mexican food. I've been to...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We were given an estimate of a 10 minute wait for our meals (prepared tamales and 3 tacos) and it took well over 20 minutes. The restaurant was not busy at all (maximum of 4 parties) and when we finally receive our food after asking,...More

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Let me give you some background first so you understand. I’m born in Honduras and raised near Detroit. I grew up on Hispanic food. I am Hispanic. This place confuses me. Feta on tacos? And green sauce on literally everything tacos, burritos, everything. The tortillas...More

2  Thank bboulware
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Living in Tucson, AZ for 20+ years, we were on a nationwide road trip and craving a taste of home...this was a home run! Authentic, perfectly seasoned and fresh. The tamales and soft tacos (mix and match the types / chicken, chile, veggie), salsas and...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This place is worth the adventure to find it .....it is located on the grounds of the old State Hospital. After they closed the state hospital, the buildings all sat empty for years and they begin to convert them to shopping area and apartments and...More

Thank Alexis B
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We really enjoyed our pork ,chicken and veggie tacos here. Soft corn tortillas cradled the shredded meats, lettuce and fresh green salsa. I'll return to try the burritos. One thing........chips and salsa should be included with any order.

Thank Supercommuter
Reviewed 14 September 2017

happened to be at the commons for an art show, this place was highly recommended. "authentic Mexican " . I was not disappointed, ordered 2 chicken tamales, and a side of rice and beans. 9$. they were delicious, tender and full of flavor. rice and...More

Thank kimfht52
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

The flavor in the tacos is outstanding! You get 3 for $9. Here's the honest truth...I hate corn tortillas and I'm high maintenance on having lots of flavor. When I saw my beef tacos arrive they looked colorful and full. My first bite was ok...because...More

Thank Sunsoakiiier
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We have eaten at this place several times. Each time the food has been great. However, each time we've had to wait 20-30 mins. This last time a party of 6 that came in after us were being served their main meal before us. Our...More

Thank dowie2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1333 Yellow Dr, Traverse City, MI 49684-1463
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-943-1453
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