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Tacos El Rey

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5100 Mae Anne Ave, Reno, NV 89523-1921
+1 775-787-1818
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Shamokin, Pennsylvania
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here each time we visit Reno. They offer many unique tacos (not just your typical beef or chicken). You order when you enter and they deliver to your table. Prices are great. Service was fast. Lots of menu choices.

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Reno, Nevada
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309 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

I'm not a real chile rellenos fan but Tacos El Rey puts out an excellent one. First, it isn't overly breaded like most places, plus the sauce they use is completely different than the others. Just an all-around great dish. Likewise, their tacos and sopes. Service is always friendly and for aficionados of bottled Mexican Coke, they actually have two... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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75 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

Located past and behind the Safeway gas station. Small strip mall eatery. Three for late lunch. Order at the counter, menu boards hard to read. Very Mexican establishment. Fast service. Tacos were all right, Mexican Coke available. Not bad for a 30-minute lunch window. Food was nicely spicy.

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Thank DJ F
Reno, Nevada
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014 via mobile

You can't get too much better, especially in this area. Great food, great prices, and great people. We love the carne Assad tacos and the chips & guacamole!

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Thank Wayne M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5100 Mae Anne Ave, Reno, NV 89523-1921
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: +1 775-787-1818

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