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Taqueria El Paso

2693 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607-5734
+1 828-264-6755
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“carnitas” (7 reviews)
“taco salad” (2 reviews)
“tortillas” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin
2693 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607-5734
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Reviewed 3 days ago

From the debilitaed looks on the outside I was very spectical of the place. Trusting the great reviews we ventured inside. Nothing fancy, but a small, inviting family restaurant. Since I do not favor Mexican food I always have Fajitas, and thos were the best...More

Thank Christina B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This family is doing it right, and they have been since they opened. Authentic tacos, awesome salsas, and a wide variety of menu choices will keep you coming back for many more visits. Love them!

Thank RioSawhill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After hiking Grandfather Mountain we developed an appetite but didn't want to do chain restaurants. We drove by a small restaurant by Highway 105 in Boone and put this place to the test. We ended up enjoying a very delicious meal washed down with cold...More

Thank 786ernestoe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although frequent visitors to the Boone area, our first visit here certainly won't be our last. The tacos were awesome and authentic.

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Celebrated my daughter's birthday there, with family & the service was very good, the food AWESOME! We all had something different & everyone was happy with their orders. BEST chimichanga I think I've ever had!

Thank terry486
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We happened to be in town for Cinco de Mayo and decided we wanted an authentic Mexican experience. This was perfect! It's a tiny place, maybe six booths and six tables, and we got the last booth. The servers were very nice and the salsa...More

Thank Bunnieandmerlin
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We were referred to Taqueria El Paso by Andrew at the Daniel Boone Gardens. Thank you Andrew. The chunky guacamole was superb and the fresh tortillas were a treat. Our group had sopas, tacos, enchiladas, fajitas, and quesadillas. They also serve aqua fresca. The wait...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Early dinner at Taqueria El Paso--not crowded, fast and friendly service. Food was reasonable priced and very good! Server was attentive and asked for details to get our food just how we wanted it. We had vegetarian Fajita Taco Salad and Carnitas. The fried tortilla...More

Thank vickaroo2
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I had the tacos tortillas with carne asada. The dish was delicious! The service was excellent. I enjoyed their horchata.

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Small hole in the wall on busy street. Food was good, authentic and good service. I was impressed with the freshly made flour tortillas.

Thank Dianefp812
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2693 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607-5734
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Boone
  • Phone Number: +1 828-264-6755
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