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Taco Taco

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Al Sureste Banco Nacional en El Corazon de Santa Elena 250 m | Coordinates: 10. 317634 -84. 823658, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
+506 2645 7900
07:00 - 20:00
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Man, these tacos are good. I recommend the fried avocado tacos (although all of them are good). You order from the window and find a place outside or right inside the hostel to sit, so it is a pretty casual dining experience. Not typical Tico food, but really tasty and really affordable.

Thank Caley Z
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had the scrambled eggs with cheese on tortillas and the yogurt with fruit and granola for breakfast and it was all good food and quick.

Thank rsq_ranger
Stockholm, Sweden
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The lunch was ok, good priced and tasted as expected. We went there after a sky adventure tour, and were happy with the size and the taste.

Thank Gunilla R
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Home cooked with lots of options for Latin American food. Fast and friendly service. Order at the window and they call your number. Snack food at its best. Fruit juice of the day will vary.

Thank susanaquerida
Guelph, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

All of us were in the mood for this kind of food and weren't disappointed. We ordered quesadilla, roasted corn, fish tacos, flautas with chicken, a pork al pastor burrito as well as fresh fruit drinks with mango and with lime. Seating is available inside and out. Popular with the backpacking crowd.

Thank ptesche
Edmonton, Canada
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Generous and freshly-prepared burritos, tacos, quesadillas and the like. Convenient location in central Santa Elena. Eat outside or inside.

Thank Mike N
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210 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

By far the best tacos I've ever had. The atmosphere is fun and the food is so good. We all split different kinds of tacos so we got to try more and each one was amazing!

Thank Emily M
McAllen, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Good prices, alot of hipster people here by the way. Anyways the food was filling and recommended close to downtown.

Thank TexasDave8
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Awesome little taco shack with great food. I had the crispy chicken flautas, best I've had. The corn tortillas were thin and crispy.

Thank Maggie J
phoenix, az
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Highly recommend this place. Informal, but WAY WAY good Tacos and Burritos. I live in Arizona and travel frequently and extensively to Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, etc. Some of the tastiest tacos I've ever had!! The tempura Fish Tacos wwere great, and my daughter really enjoyed the vegetarian Tacos.

Thank Layaway

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
Mexican, Latin, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Cash Only
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Sureste Banco Nacional en El Corazon de Santa Elena 250 m | Coordinates: 10. 317634 -84. 823658, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde  >  Santa Elena
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 7900
Tico-Mex: A Unique blend of Tex-Mex spice and local fresh ingredients. Great food does not have to come from great distances. Take what you love and make it with what you have! Our Commitments: Fresh food prepared when you order! Local ingredients whenever possible! Small foot print! Good social stewardship! Competitive employment opportunities, and excellent customer service! We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee on all of our products! If we don't meet your expectations, please let us know and we make it right! Big Food! Big Love!

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