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9519 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Far Rockaway, NY 11693-1318
+1 347-213-7466
11:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
Thu - Sun 09:00 - 10:45
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

We spent some time trying to find this taco place. It looked very popular and busy. However, probably was aimed at young people and not great for a family. There was an enormous queue for the tacos so we left.

1 Thank Hyde138
Rockaway Park, New York
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95 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

In the summer of 2014, this "outfit" moved to Beach 87th Street between Beach Channel Drive and Rockaway Freeway (closer to the Freeway). More room to sit and enjoy (and wait for) the food. Fish tacos are the best anywhere and chorizo tacos (I'm told) are great too, both at $3.50....Drinks- juices are creative (lemon mint, watermelon, etc) but not... More 

Thank shasta2088
New York City, New York
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96 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

I went here for lunch with my Mexican girlfriend and she can attest to how delicious the tacos are! They're traditional fish tacos for the most part, which is refreshing! They're not huge, so you'll need to order at least 2 but the prices are VERY reasonable for NYC. They also serve quesadillas, fresh juice and coconut milk right from... More 

Thank Joshua B
Kathmandu, Nepal
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

this place is cool and the food here sooo yummy, don't miss this place if you are nearby there. i love the environment inside.

Thank me_nirajan
New York City, New York
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176 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Service was decent and food was fresh after the beach. Liked the vibe and the surfer lockers. I could see how it would get very busy on the weekend. Nice to sit in the back with the fresh vegetables growing.

Thank TravelSomeMFS
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

While the tacos are good, they aren't 5 bucks good. To an extent you are paying for the novelty of eating a Rockaway Taco while in Rockaway. The guac is the best thing on the menu.

Thank ibecaitlinmarie
Far Rockaway, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

So this is one of my favorite places to visit in the summer...... They have the best fish taco I've ever had and the Guacomole and chips are amazing on an occasion they have fresh coconut water served out of the coconut....... Not into that?! They have watermelon, and pineapple juice......the juices have very little sugar..you have my recommendation!

Thank Rfraser513
Rockaway Park, New York
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2015

Not sure why they get such long lines for average overpriced tacos...They were decent tacos but nothing to write home about.

Thank RockawayFamilyof5
Rockaway Park, New York
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73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015

you know summer is here by the crowd on the cornerand on line on 96th street..people wait and wait to make there order and get and usually have no where to eat it except standing up.....but wait this is a Taco STAND....everything thing they make is awesome....just wish there was a place to eat and sit.....I hear it will be... More 

Thank Dave L
new york
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

this little place is my favorite summertime spot. they have the best fish tacos and homemade drinks. this spot is a hidden jewel but once you see the crowd and long line its well worth it!!

1 Thank nycfemm

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 10:45
11:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 10:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9519 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Far Rockaway, NY 11693-1318
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Far Rockaway
  • Phone Number: +1 347-213-7466

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