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8174 NW Prairie View Rd, Kansas City, MO 64151-1020
+1 816-436-5888
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“taco salad” (3 reviews)
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
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Fast food, Mexican
8174 NW Prairie View Rd, Kansas City, MO 64151-1020
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

It is true this place has the best greasy tacos around and I love it. Where else can you go to get orange mystery powder on your tacos and have it taste so good. I am a huge critic of Mexican food but you dont...More

Thank heumanntouch
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Look, these tacos are legend-wait for it-dary! Serious good grease food, quality ingredients and the powdered cheese makes you wanna Netflix and sleep! I dream of these tacos.

Thank chaz j
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

I don’t know how everyone likes these tacos!!! Born and raised in KC and always heard about how great they are. Finally got a chance to try them and I’m sorry I did. They are just soggy grease filled tacos. They come with lettuce and...More

Thank saiza
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Consistent. Reliable. Fried. Greasy. Powdery cheesy. Your fingers are curiously stained orange after washing. But these tacos are so good that you find yourself craving them every once in awhile. Good thing I don't live close because my guts couldn't handle them on a regular...More

Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

It's as advertised, do not expect a gourmet meal. It's fried food at a reasonable price. A few times a year craving.

Thank mpvela
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

I have to do it at least once a year. Even though it's not the original location from high school, my order is always the same: 2 meat and cheese and veggie sticks. It's an addiction for sure.

Thank margie l
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I grew up going to both the In-A-Tub on Prairie View Rd, as well as the one tucked back in the mostly abandoned Montgomery Ward wing in the now defunct Metro North Mall. Best tacos you'll ever have. Period. The whole thing is deep fried,...More

1  Thank randompersun
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I have eaten at in-a-tub for over 50 years. They still have the best tacos around. I stop by every time I'm within 5 miles of it I live 20 miles away but it's still worth the drive. It's always clean and friendly.

Thank Thomas_H41
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Well, the title says it all. Not really. It definitely should include the taco salads, I usually top it all off with one of their Milk Shakes. This place is so old school it brings me back to a time where we didn't care about...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

While the majority of reviews are positive, we have to vote thumbs down. My wife ordered refried beans that were sprinkled with powdered cheese....returned for real shredded cheese. She did say her taco salad was good. I ordered 2 soft shell tacos that were bland...More

Thank RTinAZ
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8174 NW Prairie View Rd, Kansas City, MO 64151-1020
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-436-5888
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