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Pancho's Takos

Calle Basilio Badillo # 162 | Zona Romantica casi esquina Olas Altas., Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
+52 322 222 1693
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“al pastor” (221 reviews)
“tacos” (767 reviews)
“pineapple” (88 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 pm - 2:00 am Hours
Mexican, Latin
Calle Basilio Badillo # 162 | Zona Romantica casi esquina Olas Altas., Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Best Tacos in Zona Romantica - You know this place is legit based on the line on the sidewalk. Don't give up, they're worth the wait. (We waited 35 minutes and they let you get drinks while waiting). Get the Al Pastor tacos and the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jkkwong415
Reviewed 6 days ago

There's usually a line, but it moves quickly and it's worth the wait. This place is a family-run institution and has a very defined menu. The service can seem a bit austere but they're busy and their attentiveness makes up for it. THE place for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SFOdavid
Reviewed 1 week ago

We read about Panchos Takos and knew we needed to try their Al Pastor tacos. We arrived about 1/2 hour after they opened and waitied for about an hour. The line grew and grew! A server did walk the line a take drink orders while...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Sheri2605
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When looking for dinner recommendations from people we met who travelled to PV every year, Pancho’s Takos was always used as a landmark... “That taco place that always has a long line.” They never recommended eating there, but we decided to check it out. The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Penboy7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely consistent presentation of all their food, tacos, melted cheese with chorizo, grilled onions and jalapeños. The only problem is the wait to get in this tiny restaurant. While waiting in line outside, the staff will serve drinks. We love this place!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SEC14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an amazing place to eat. Any wait time is well worth it. The staff are great and you can't beat the food or the prices. We usually eat here often on every visit.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 442marlened
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is everything. Panchos is a very traditional taco place where you will find locals and tourists alike. The secret got out and now there is usually a significant line. You can wait for over 1 hour easily. However, it is worth the wait....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank robertsP1407TB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been coming to Pancho's for years and still cannot seem to get enough of the incredible food. The wait can be long, but it is TOTALLY worth it. The Pastor tacos are the best that our family has ever tasted and we cannot...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank coccalauren
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The line to get seated is usually long but the service is great and and the food is outstanding. They have vegan options as well. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank housepro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great tacos, quick service and great price. Delicious food. The sauces are very hot but delicious. Try the steak and onions taco. Actually try a bunch of tacos e quesadillas!!! Be ready for a long line but worthy. Take turns waiting in line and doing...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Brazuca64
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Jeanne S
1 November 2017|
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Response from Vances2 | Reviewed this property |
There is street parking but most people walk to it. Really there is minimal need for a car in PV at all.
17 September 2017|
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Response from beam225 | Reviewed this property |
Worth every penny. The small slice of pineapple ads that small gesture of originality. Indeed I thought the pineapple infused style salsa they bring would add a unique flavour. Little did I know that this was the hottest of... More
20 June 2017|
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Response from El1Lobo | Reviewed this property |
No the tacos are plain. They give you at least 4 different sauces to put on them and they go from mild to HOT. They will also tell you which sauce is which. The HOT is HOT. If this helped please mark such on TA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Basilio Badillo # 162 | Zona Romantica casi esquina Olas Altas., Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 222 1693
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