King Taco Restaurant

45 N Arroyo Pkwy (at Union St), Pasadena, CA 91103, United States
Hours:
Open until Midnight (Show more)
  • Mon–Thu
    • 7:00 AM–Midnight
  • Fri
    • 7:00 AM–3:00 AM
  • Sat
    • 8:00 AM–3:00 AM
  • Sun
    • 8:30 AM–Midnight
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
No
Menus:
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Visa & MasterCard)
Outdoor Seating:
No
8.6/10

Based on 132 votes

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  • tacos
  • burritos
  • spicy food
  • carnitas
  • good for a late night
  • tortas
  • good for a quick meal
  • hole in the wall
  • great value
  • breakfast food
  • chimichangas
  • good for groups
  • tamales
  • chicken
  • casual
  • salsa
  • sopas
  • red sauce
  • green sauce
  • lengua
  • American I.

    Leave a tip? Ok... Go somewhere else if you want Mexican food

    American Ideal · February 18
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  • Sarah Mia A.

    Excellente...

    Sarah Mia Andrews · January 27
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  • Eddie L.

    I knew I should have taken a different route back from Pasadena City Hall.. But Mmmm that red chili.

    Eddie Levine · December 17, 2014
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  • Abbey H.

    My favorite tacos in LA, and their red salsa kicks ass.

    Abbey Hastings · December 1, 2014
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  • Deneb Salomón C.

    Very good tacos.

    Deneb Salomón Cravioto · October 23, 2014
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  • suneel t.

    one of everything with lots of hot sauce

    suneel t · August 26, 2014
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  • Rowan Q.

    Half hour wait for nachos.... maybe I caught them in a busy time but I was not happy

    Rowan Quinain · August 25, 2014
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  • Preston M.

    All meat burrito way better than the regular burrito. More authentic. Less cheap refried beans.

    Preston Melbourne-Weaver · August 24, 2014
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  • Juan "Bobby" C.

    The best salsa verde in town

    Juan "Bobby" Corrales · August 13, 2014
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  • Juan "Bobby" C.

    Good tortas the Asada!!!

    Juan "Bobby" Corrales · August 12, 2014
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  • Raymond P.

    This continues to be one of my fave taco spots in SoCal.

    Raymond Perez · August 11, 2014
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  • Michael R.

    Tacos and burritos

    Michael Reid · August 9, 2014
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  • T

    Phone orders not accepted Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

    T · June 21, 2014
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  • Joanna W.

    cheap and tasty.

    Joanna Wan · June 13, 2014
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  • Allen S.

    Buche taco is derricious. Google at your own risk though.

    Allen Shiu · May 18, 2014
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  • Jose G.

    Best salsa around

    Jose Gonzalez · March 30, 2014
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  • Valerie W.

    Delicious carne asada burrito!

    Valerie Waters · February 7, 2014
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  • Ashley M.

    Try to get as many sauces as you can! We call it "liquid gold"

    Ashley Min · February 3, 2014
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  • Carlos T.

    don't come sober!

    Carlos Torres · February 1, 2014
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  • Bryan C.

    The chimichanga is a must

    Bryan Chan · January 17, 2014
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  • Jay B.

    Breakfast menu items are available all day.

    Jay Bird · December 18, 2013
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  • Mariano H.

    They have no limes! Wtf!

    Mariano Herrera · December 1, 2013
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  • Amanda A.

    No more molleja. My soul is wounded. So sad.

    Amanda Alonso · November 14, 2013
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  • Art A.

    Ask for the red sauce on the side for the carne asada tacos and make sure you have the green sauce for the carnitas tacos.....

    Art A · July 21, 2013
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  • Marcus D.

    I love king Taco. Red Sauce on anything works!

    Marcus Diaz · July 21, 2013
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  • Sharon

    Lengua and carne asada tacos. That's it, that's the tip.

    Sharon · July 3, 2013
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  • Dawn M.

    Carnitas Sopes!!! Yum

    Dawn M · March 20, 2013
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  • David R.

    Al Pastor tacos, bomb!

    David Ramirez · March 10, 2013
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  • Duc N.

    This possibly can't be the first time I've checked in here. What happened to the previous check-in spot? Someone do a reset?

    Duc Nguyen · February 8, 2013
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  • Veronica B.

    Be prepared to wait. There is always a line, but its worth the wait.

    Veronica Bravo · February 7, 2013
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  • Louis

    Mmmmm! Soo freakin good!!!

    Louis · December 5, 2012
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  • Diane D.

    Love how they has security here. Seriously?

    Diane D · September 28, 2012
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  • Tumara G.

    SOPES!!!!!

    Tumara Grijalva · September 17, 2012
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  • Jane C.

    Tacos al pastor and taquitos de pollo are amazing! The red sauce is similar to the red sauce at El Taurino. Will return, but you must try if you're new to Cali.

    Jane Chu · June 26, 2012
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  • Blake M.

    UNDERSTOOD

    Blake Matthews · June 11, 2012
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  • Simple F.

    Carne Asada tacos.

    Simple Foodie · May 27, 2012
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  • Andrew Rudy G.

    Shit excuse for mexican food. Worst nachos I've ever had. They use nacho cheese and have the audacity to charge 5 bucks

    Andrew Rudy Galindo · May 11, 2012
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  • Chris S.

    Great food. But they massively f'd up on my to-go order...

    Chris Shon · May 7, 2012
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  • Ruy

    Best Sopes in Los Angeles.

    Ruy · March 8, 2012
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  • alex y.

    One of the very few King Tacos that serve taqitos (chicken or beef)

    alex y · March 7, 2012
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  • Kerry P.

    Wouldn't let me use my debit card. Never going there again ever.

    Kerry P · February 21, 2012
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  • LeslieMia S.

    Very chinsy on salsa. Kinda upsets me >:(

    LeslieMia Sloan · February 10, 2012
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  • Victor R.

    Whattttttt???????? No lemons or limes for my tacos, are you serious.

    Victor Robles · February 4, 2012
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  • Ashley H.

    Best little hole in the wall around!!

    Ashley Hamilton · December 24, 2011
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  • Ibrahim A.

    Carne asada tacos with green sauce and hot salsa on the side is "happiness"!

    Ibrahim Alabdulwahab · December 2, 2011
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  • Calvin B.

    Burritos al pastor!!

    Calvin Burkhart · November 29, 2011
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  • Lici D.

    Best hot sauce there is.

    Lici Di · November 20, 2011
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  • Jeff V.

    Chicken Sopes FTW!

    Jeff Valdez · October 20, 2011
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  • Hugo V.

    Becareful with your drinks the lids to the cups are horrible, if you dont grab it right your definitely spilling!

    Hugo Velis · September 15, 2011
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  • Steve S.

    Awesome food but portions are a lot bigger at their east la locations

    Steve Sandoval · September 11, 2011
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