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Taqueria

Great taquerias have solid beers, margaritas, and killer tacos. Find the best in your area and discuss what makes them great (or less than awesome) with other taco-craving Chowhounds.

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Does anyone remember Taco Viva from the '80s and '90s?

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by Big Bad Voodoo Lou 6 years ago

I grew up in Miami in the '80s, and back then there was a fast food chain called Taco Viva, but it wasn't nearly as ubiquitous as Taco Bell is today. (Neither was Taco Bell, on that note.) It was...

El Chipotle Taqueria | Soquel, Santa Cruz County

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

In July I asked a friend to pick a spot near her office for our business lunch meeting. She suggested El Chipotle Taqueria in Soquel commenting that it's "not that Chipotle", rather a friendly fami...

Sonora Taqueria & La Tarte Bakery (San Rafael)

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by Malcolm Ruthven 6 years ago

Sonora Taqueria & La Tarte Bakery are two different places, a taqueria and a Russian bakery, in Terra Linda (north San Rafael), in the same complex of businesses as Scotty's Market. I had a late...

El Rincon Zacatecano Taqueria in Manchester, NH

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by cynergyou 6 years ago

I had lunch here today and was really impressed. The food was really fresh and tasty. I had noticed this restaurant in the past, but never stopped by to try it out. I went there today with s...

what's your favorite taco place in Manhattan?

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by foodwhisperer 4 years ago

Where is your favorite taco place in Manhattan? I did search the boards but the threads are really old. I think the gargon steak taco at Otto's Tacos I thought was really good. It had lots of stu...

Taqueria Taco Chula in Palm Beach Gardens

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by freakerdude 2 years ago

Finally, PBG gets a real deal Mexican taco joint and it's just 2 miles from home. Taco Chula opened up about 6 weeks ago on Military just south of PGA in the plaza with Dunkin Donuts and Charlies M...

Quetzaly Taqueria in Malden

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by hcraddock 2 years ago

Just stumbled across this place that quietly opened about a month ago in Maplewood Square. It seems to be authentically Mexican, not just Salvadoran + tacos like most of the options in Malden/Ever...

Cruz Blanca Cerveceria & Leña Brava

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Hit the ground running with a first bite after arriving at O'Hare yesterday at new Bayless spot, Cruz Blanca Cerveceria. Food ordering is at the counter and a buzzer alerts you when its ready to pi...

Tacos de Chapulines @ Mi Casita Oaxaqueña in Santa Rosa

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

A couple weekends ago, I spotted signs on Old Redwood Highway pointing toward "Taqueria, Now Open!". I pulled into the parking lot and recognized this as the spot where a taco truck used to offer u...

Las Delicias del Mero, Mero! Mexican Grill | San Jose

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Las Delicias del Mero, Mero! Mexican Grill opened a year ago in south San Jose. The owner/chef, Hector Plascenia, previously worked at Día de Pesca and Orale, both known for Mexican-style seafood s...

Saigon Deli Sandwich & Taco Valparaiso

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by Ruth Lafler 3 years ago

Saigon Deli Sandwich & Taco Valparaiso has been written up in the local and national media, but I don't see any posts about it here. A visiting friend had seen the East Bay Express article (http...

Please help a sad girl find some Mexican food in Seattle

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by a_brown 5 years ago

First off, let me say how much I love Seattle. Have lived here for a year this time and have moved all over for my whole life. As far as good Mexican food; I grew up in southern California and late...

Dos Toros recipes in NYC

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by gmoon1905 2 years ago

I would like to know all the recipes of Dos Toros in New York. Where do they get flour tortillas (if they make em, what is the portion of each ingredient tho I know where do they get their corn on...

Burritos, tacos, mexican foods journey

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by gmoon1905 2 years ago

Hello, all best ppl. With all my passion for burritos, I will fly out to the States from Korea to try best burritos in the States and open a taqueria here in Korea. I will be in the States from...

out-of-the-way Ypsilanti (MI) taquería

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by Jim M 2 years ago

Ypsilanti is turning into quite a hub for Latin American food. Who'd've thunk it? There are new Guatemalan and Salvadoran places I haven't tried yet (will report back later). I really like Taquería...

Castro's Bakery & Deli | King City

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

Before heading home from King City, I stopped to check out Castro's. Even at 8pm, the counter was busy with folks buying treats and I had to wait a bit for service. The flan looked good and tha...

Lorena's Taqueria in King City

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 years ago

With room for one more bite before ending our tour of King City, we stepped next door to Lorena’s Taqueria after finishing up at El Lugarcito. http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/852639 Last year ...

Taqueria Valparaiso | Gonzales - Salinas Valley

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

In December I made my way to Gonzales to try out Taqueria Valparaiso. The founder's newer place in Oakland, Saigon Deli Sandwich & Taco Valparaiso, had been in the NY Times and friends were asking ...

Best Salsa/Salsa Bar in the City?

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by mookied39 3 years ago

So, I plan on munching on a lot of Mexican food when I visit the great city of San Francisco this July. Many people will say the burrito/taco is made by the meat, and yes that could be true. I my...