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Taco-Mex

Taco Place and Mexican Restaurant$$$$
Upper Boggy Creek, Austin
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  • Zack L.
    "Barbacoa is great, really all the breakfast tacos are solid"(4 Tips)
    Doug M.
    "Chicken fajita tacos are AMAZING"(2 Tips)
    Alyssa A.
    "Cheapest and most delicious breakfast tacos, hands down."(3 Tips)
    Logan W.
    "Way better quality and value than nearby El Chilito."(2 Tips)
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  • Jeff W.
    Jeff WeinsteinDecember 27, 2016
    Go for lunch. Order too much. Get a Gatorade at the gas station. Sit on the sidewalk in the parking lot. Maybe best dining experience of my life.
  • Zack L.
    Zack LazarOctober 4, 2015
    Barbacoa is great, really all the breakfast tacos are solid
  • Austin T.
    Austin TalbertJuly 20, 2015
    Solid workmanlike tacos at very affordable prices.
  • Logan W.
    Logan WestJuly 15, 2015
    All good but really recommend carne guisada. Way better quality and value than nearby El Chilito.
  • nat z.
    nat zinggMay 8, 2015
    Been here 25+ times
    aka the window
  • Alyssa A.
    Alyssa AlmeidaSeptember 14, 2014
    Cheapest and most delicious breakfast tacos, hands down.
  • minnie
    minnieAugust 10, 2014
    As someone who isn't always a fan of cheese, I appreciate that these tacos don't automatically come with it.
  • Chris H.
    Chris HSuuJuly 17, 2014
    Tried breakfast tacos, barbacoa, and fish tacos here. Fish tacos were the clear winner... Unbelievably good!!
  • Austin Chronicle
    Austin ChronicleOctober 29, 2013
    At Taco-Mex's (should be patented) taco window, you put a li'l money in, hot tacos come out, you cover them with salsa, and you stuff them in your mouth. That's all there is, that's all you need.
  • Social N.
    Social News NetworkApril 19, 2013
    Walk the block down from El Chilito and get some much better tacos for a far more reasonable price. They're served out of a window for christsakes!
  • Jackson C.
    Jackson CarneyApril 6, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    The green sauce is incredible
  • Brian N.
    Brian NunneryFebruary 1, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Awesome - great folks run Taco-Mex! They let you bring your own place or bag to reduce waste.
  • Tristan A.
    Tristan AvedonJanuary 5, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Try the nachos too, for a change of pace. $5 and they put any taco filling you want on them.
  • Katie E.
    Katie EdwardsMay 16, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Chicken fajita tacos! Add beans, cheese, pico, avocado & the green salsa..... bangin!
  • Doug M.
    Doug MNovember 6, 2011
    Chicken fajita tacos are AMAZING
  • Cameron B.
    Cameron BuchholtzJune 3, 2011
    Possibly the best barbacoa in town.
  • Ryan M.
    Ryan MurphyMarch 8, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Migas with no cheese + barbacoa and pico = breakfast and lunch for $3.75.
  • Schultzcore
    SchultzcoreOctober 9, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    The green salsa is amazing!
  • Christopher S.
    Christopher SharpeApril 1, 2010
    Chorizo & Egg is delicious and gigantic. A steal at $1.75.
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