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Taqueria Michoacan

21401 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4840
+1 831-465-8290
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good51%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Aug 2016
“Really good food!”
22 Aug 2016
“Delicious, fresh, authentic”
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican
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LOCATION
21401 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4840
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 23 August 2016

Very basic Mexican food, consistently good, for a reasonable price. They do a good take out business, and they have a handful of tables for folks who want to sit down and eat there. Don't ask the (male) owner for substitutions... it's not gonna happen.

Thank kristin M
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The food was fresh, delicious and tasted like homemade. The restaurant was immaculate. The sauces were flavorful.

Thank PlateauCarol
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

You will not be disappointed. The shrimp and fish are prepared perfectly. The salsas are amazing. This is a very casual/roadside restaurant. Don't come for the ambiance, but do come for the food! Just know that if you are paying by check/credit card, you will...More

Thank krellier
Reviewed 31 July 2015

One of the best burrito's in Santa Cruz. Parking is a problem but it is worth the hassle. Perfect if you get it to go and then go down to cove beach, or watch the surfers at Pleasure point

Thank Dinno
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Authentic, inexpensive and delicious. Both my husband and I ordered the fish tacos with rice and beans. The serving was a generous size for $7 and perfect for lunch! I would recommend this place to anyone!

Thank sammysam21
Reviewed 25 February 2015

This is a family run place that locals frequent. It's not fancy by any means but reminds me of the small mom & pop shops I grew up with. I had the chile relleno dinner and it was good and filling and there was enough...More

Thank T2Socks
Reviewed 26 September 2014

Not the carnie asada burrito I was looking for. It wasn't bad but far from great. Tortilla was really good. Price was decent.

Thank Swank23
Reviewed 31 January 2014

Appears to be a family run place. We had tacos, flautas & rice.... plenty of food & very good & the restaurant appeared to be very clean.

Thank Retiredlady46
Reviewed 31 January 2014

This is my favorite place to get fish taco's (soft tortilla) in Santa Cruz. They are so fresh! I also like their enchilada plate w/ refried beans and a side of their fresh salsa. When in town I eat at Cafe Michoacan 2-3 times. I...More

Thank 790tiffanys
Reviewed 1 August 2013

This little place was next to our motel. Not fancy, but good food. They were able to accommodate my granddaughter's gluten-free needs - made her a corn tortilla shrimp quesadilla - she loved it! It wasn't on the menu - but it should be :-)

Thank RioVistaMomma
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 4 - USD 12
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Seating
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21401 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4840
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-465-8290
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