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Marisqueria El Taco Loco

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Jose Maria Morelos 87 | entre Plutarco y Zaragoza, Chetumal 77000, Mexico
+52 983 832 1213
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08:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 18:00
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Vernon, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good tacos and excellent value. Fresh ingredients and you can see and choose what you would like in each one. Highly recommend.

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Thank EMGll
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fish tacos to set you in a beach mood! Great kitchen! They just need yo upgrade a bit the service and the bathrooms could use an improvement. Really tasty food for anyone looking to enjoy some seafood or fish tacos or dishes. Recomended.

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7 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were seated upstairs and it was dirty. Table was not cleaned from previous guests and there was dirt on the floor.The food was nothing special. Beer was not very cold. I would eat there again if i was in the area but not somewhere i would go out of my way for

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

This is a nice, friendly local restaurant with great food. Nothing fancy, not designed for foreign tourists. When we arrived it was quite crowded (a good sign: popular with locals) on the ground floor (two rooms, one of them air-conditioned) and we were guided to an air-conditioned room on the second floor. There is no fancy decor, just some basic... More 

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Palolem
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

As I came alone there was no room to sit down and if a table was free everybody else where guided to the tables pass me.

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Thank Minna1966
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Taco Loco is an excellent seafood lunch choice since they close at 6:00pm. Ask for a table in the aire condicionado section. It's located in the south side of the city and a little hard to find on foot or by driving (Chetumal doesn't always have street signs marked well) but by cab, just tell the driver "Taco Loco." All... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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310 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Delicious seafood tacos. So much variety. Reasonably priced and friendly staff. Definitely recommend.

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Thank CarmenSandiego2012
Independence, Missouri
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We went for breakfast and ordered tacos - seafood - everything tasted really fishy. I could not finish. Service was top notch just not for us.

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Thank sefrun2thebeach
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

I have been visiting this place since I was a kid and is honestly worth it. This is fresh food, great service and typical mexican cuisine at its finest. The restaurant is an icon among the Chetumaleños in the city. It is a well known and cherished business, serving the best seafood and dishes. Their taste has been the best... More 

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San Pedro, Belize
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Based on TA reviews we figured we would give this place a try. They start you off with chip and a few salsa's with refried beans. Those were great. Wife has Tostatas which were very good. I have something that was similar to fajita. It was just OK. The part that was really bad was that the entire staff sat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15
Cuisine
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 18:00
Monday
08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:00
Thursday
08:00 - 18:00
Friday
08:00 - 18:00
Saturday
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jose Maria Morelos 87 | entre Plutarco y Zaragoza, Chetumal 77000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Chetumal
  • Phone Number: +52 983 832 1213
Description
The best seafood tacos since 1979. Enjoy our famous tacos, delicious ceviches, cocktails, steaks, over 40 delicious dishes. If you visit Chetumal, have to come to Taco Loco.

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