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Taco Time Cantina

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450 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-338-1660
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Ladysmith, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Excellent food and service. Staff is very friendly, restaurant is clean, good value for the money. I'll go back.

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Thank fishingguy2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Not really much from the outside and not much from the inside, but the food is surprisingly good! A bit pricey, but the portions are generous.

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Thank Louis P
Vancouver Island, Canada
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Once in a while I crave Taco Time so I go here. Food is always "fine" but always cold so I bring it home and warm in up. Service is always kinda unfriendly....like you are disturbing them, and everytime I order mexi fries, they are forgotten and I have to remind them when I pay.

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Thank TheFutureIsBright
Nanaimo, Canada
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

If you feel like Mexican food and want it fast, go to Taco Time Cantina. Service was courteous, fast and the burritos we had (chicken and beef) was good.

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Thank CTarTrip
Duncan, Canada
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76 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

They make a great taco salad and it is a great value. Very impressed with the quality of the salad. Way to go!

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Thank Shibert
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

We live several miles out of town. During our shopping days we have stopped here several times. As a fast food outlet that are tops. Always, courtesy is the best way to describe the staff. If your in a rush try this out. We'll prepared fast food and a quiet place to have a quick lunch

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Thank Hilford B
Vancouver Island, Canada
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2014

Tacos and burritos made like you would at home, lots of filling and very very good place to eat, everything is good and the place is always clean and very friendly staff

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Thank jjcusa03
Courtenay, Canada
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2014

Now here is a fast food place that has an authentic flair to it. Good food, great price and they serve beer. Who knew.

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Thank Carnytravels
Vancouver Island, Canada
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83 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2013

Great place for your Mexi craving. Burritos are 50% off if you order 2 on Thursday. Mexi fries are great taters that are delicious when dipped in hot sauce. I do enjoy their crisp meat burrito. A strictly meat burrito deep fried to a crispy treat. This Taco Time has been in the same area for about 15 years.

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Thank Michael D
Courtenay, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2012

Taco time is nothing to get too excited about...obviously...but the second we walked into this one, we knew something was different. They serve you nice cold cervezas to go along with the tasty taco treats! Deadly combo.

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Thank JimmyMax99

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 450 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-338-1660

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?