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Robby's Taqueria TC Mexicana

830 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2528
+1 231-486-6991
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (6 reviews)
“taco” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
830 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2528
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

New location at the corner of Airport and Garfield is beautiful. Windows look out on a waterfall and they have an outdoor eating area in nice weather. They also have a full bar. Scallop tacos were very good. Fajitas were more like quesadillas. Dessert was...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch on a Thursday and there was practically no effort by the staff to provide customer service. I don't know where the staff was, but there was a lunch crowd building. The item that I ordered was bland and didn't do it...More

Thank Ratboy859
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great menu!! Low carb choices, and the food was delicious and fresh tasting. The service was spot on, Jessica was very attentive to our needs. The atmosphere was relaxing. We will definitely be back, this could be our local go to!

Thank Ali8800
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve eaten here multiple times with friends and it is one of our favorites and offers the best, most authentic, Mexican in town. The service has always been good and pleasant. The portions are good size and can feed two if you decide to share....More

Thank Johnathdn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This wasvour 2nd choice of where to eat last night. The first Mexican restaurant we had decided on was closed for a private party, so we opted for this restaurant. The location of the restaurant was very interesting. It was located in what appeared to...More

1  Thank Kimberly K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They have opened another location, but the food is mediocre, the service is just horrible and overall it is a poor restaurant. Avoid both of them them as there are much better Spanish restaurants in TC.

Thank SDT1972
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

I was impressed with the friendly and helpful service. I was also impressed by the clean, almost immaculate condition of the restroom. I usually equate the cleanliness of the kitchen with the condition of the restroom, and so give this restaurant a 5 rating for...More

1  Thank TomBevC
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

One of my favorite places for Mexican food. It is really good and you can tell they pay attention to details. The staff is great and very friendly.

Thank Katie S
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here. The chips were not house-made, were cold and stale. The salsas were ok but not spicy at all. Service was good. My chimi was good. Would I go back? Probably not because there are many better options in Traverse City for Mexican...More

1  Thank Timothy B
Reviewed 17 August 2018

They give you complimentary chips and salsa. Our chips were cold and stale. We ordered our food and waited about a half hour. All of the food was cold! The rice, the beans, the entire entrees! Also,the food tasted horrible. The waitress brought our bill...More

1  Thank abc19722017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 830 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686-2528
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-486-6991
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