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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%
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“al pastor” (199 reviews)
“tacos” (711 reviews)
“pineapple” (84 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle Basilio Badillo # 162 | Zona Romantica casi esquina Olas Altas., Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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Reviewed 24 June 2013

Went with high expectations, which admittedly is a setup for disappointment. Studied the provided menu/order slip and made selections. Fajitas pastor and a margarita for self, one volcano taco a la carte and water for the wife. Was then told by waiter that much of...More

1  Thank BlameitonRio
Reviewed 24 June 2013

This locals favorite has all of 12-13 tables, some of which are outside. Service by waiters Carlos and Fernando is fast and very efficient. I especially like the pork quesadillas. The large wedge of pork is slowly simmered with pineapple juice dripping down on the...More

1  Thank Richard M
Reviewed 22 June 2013 via mobile

The best place. Tacos tacos tacos. Don't bother with others, this is where tacos meet pancho, and pancho meets god! Don't eat at Freddy's Tucan or nachobaby. They are overpriced rubbish

1  Thank Rob K
Reviewed 19 June 2013 via mobile

Very good tacos al pastor... Quesadillas y aguas frescas free Refills on Aguas frescas ...not expensive at all $10 pesos tacos al pastor!!!!

1  Thank Yadira H
Reviewed 15 June 2013

If you are craving street food in Puerto Vallarta, you can't go wrong with Pancho's Takos. It's just a couple of blocks off the beach in the Zona Romantica on a commercial street - nothing fancy, just a street front restaurant, but the food is...More

1  Thank Emily S
Reviewed 14 June 2013

This is a small basic street Restaurant. No fancy table cloths or decorations. What you get is great Mexican food served quickly and with a smile at a great price. The waiter gives you a list which you just have to tick what dishes you...More

1  Thank Brian E
Reviewed 9 June 2013

For what it is, Takos Pancho's is a great little place for an all-around great eating experience - great food at a great price & Mara, the beautiful lady behind the cash register, is the BEST!!! We have become friends & every year (or every...More

3  Thank lopo123
Reviewed 5 June 2013

The tacos were fine, but we'd had al pastor at some "taquitos" place on 31 de Octubre the previous day that knocked our socks off!

Thank KemahF
Reviewed 4 June 2013

This place servers some wickedly good tacos, especially the Al Pastor, but that's not the only good taco in this joint! We also tried the Beef and Onion, the Chicken, and the Chorizo tacos, and they were all awesome! Along with their accompanying sauces each...More

1  Thank rleonard74
Reviewed 3 June 2013

Best tacos we have ever had, both of my kids (college age) could not stop eating them especially the tacos al pastor. would highly recommend seeking this place out you will not be disappointed! It does not open until 6pm and stays open till something...More

1  Thank Kim G
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Jeanne S
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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
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
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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