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El Taco

306 Victoria Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
+1 250-352-2060
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito” (34 reviews)
“tacos” (23 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
306 Victoria Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
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11 - 20 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 7 March 2017

Well run place. It's often pretty busy and they do a good job of moving things along. Portions are good and everything I've ever had tastes good.

Thank Walter_Kowalski
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

The best burritos I've ever had! Great customer service, great atmosphere. All the employees are very helpful and nice!

Thank canadian_jbro
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Love thier burritos and all the dishes I have tried. beware of the hot sauces, they are not kidding when they say they are hot! good place for a healthy meal but you had better have a good appitite for the burittos.

Thank derekr425
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I came here on a recommendation and was not disappointed. The food is delicious. I had a turkey chorizo tortas and a pulled pork taco. Both were as messy as they were amazing. The decor is funky and casual. Not a fine dining establishment. I...More

Thank Jbenphillips
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Love the food here, and everything is delicious! If you love Mexican food, you'll eating here. The fish tacos are a family favourite!

Thank Caitlin O
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Food is ok over priced appys, drinks are expensive, trendy bistro to drink not really eat, to be seen .

Thank zenwick
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Love the burritos here and there huge! One of the best budget places in town hands down! Quick and tasty.

Thank Chad H
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We had a breakfast of huevos rancheros and chilliquiles. Both were very tasty and well done. My only complaint - it was a slow morning and I ordered my side as beans, no rice. When I got my meal it had a rice side and...More

Thank ITravelMontana
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Great Mexican food, that won't break the bank and will leave you full! Funky atmosphere and centrally located in Nelson! Good place to stop for food, if you are in a hurry, its made on the spot and will satisfy your hunger!

Thank ActionAdventure1
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Food was tasty, quick and reasonably priced. Only difficulty was that the plates were so small that the food fell off of them! Nice atmosphere as we were able to eat outside on the deck on a beautiful afternoon. Drinks were pricy but food was...More

Thank medifor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Victoria Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-2060
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