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Torchy's Tacos - Allen

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Mexican, Southwestern
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1008 W McDermott Dr, Allen, TX 75013-6357
+1 214-383-8226
07:00 - 22:00
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Sun 08:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri 07:00 - 23:00
Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Torchy's is a super relaxed spot with amazing food! Best queso I've ever had! Most items have a touch of spicy-ness to them (hence the name) but it's a good burn! If you love avocado, I suggest the vegan fried Avocado taco, very filling and different and delicious!

Thank Mrscorbettpotter
Dallas, Texas
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142 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

The place is always crowded for dinner , always keep a wait time for 15-20 minutes , for to go always order on the phone ahead of time. The sauces are great and make the tacos taste awesome. The salmon taco is super good .

Thank Nav30
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Torchy's is consistently good. We've tried almost everything on the menu. Great news is you can be as healthy or as naughty as you want. Fish & shrimp tacos are great, so are the breakfast tacos and anything with the brisket. Chorizo egg and potato burrito is fantastic. They also have awesome soft drinks - the Maine Root line made... More 

Thank texas-firecracker
McKinney, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

Love this place,its always crowed bit well worth the wait for a table or takeout order. The food is always fresh, hot and tasty. The Democrat, Trailer park and Baja shrimp are a family must have tacos. Not to mention the awesome queso!

Thank Tenishea T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

We had not been to a Torchy's in years and this one did not dissapoint. We all had something different and our mouths all did happy dances. The fajita chicken is incredible. My husband had a trailer park and made groaning sounds. Yum.

Thank muzzkins
McKinney, Texas
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171 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing amazing gluten free tacos! Filling and seem to give more than enough to fill another taco. Can't wait to return!

Thank jodi B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Just got from torchy's, a great place for a casual dining, specially if you don't feel like spending money. My wife and I just walking, and would not recommend going there on a Friday, way too many people, with long line which have significant impact on the food. They served us our food cold today, but the staff were nice... More 

Thank Jacques M J
Arcadia, California
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128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Democrat Beef tacos did not taste fresh. Tables dirty. Old stale chips. The manager was friendly. My wife enjoyed her fried avocado tacos. Will return and try it a lunch time to see if food is fresher. Hint: Needs a bathroom for some of the hot sauces.

Thank dynamitedon
Allen, Texas
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We visited this location for a really late dinner. The tacos were still outstanding but the chips we ordered came to the table stale. We notified someone and they quickly brought out a new batch. They were a little better but still old. I chalk it up to ordering dinner 40 minutes before closing.

1 Thank dianea1967
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I went to Torchy's since I had won a gift card and didn't really know what to expect. Nothing special looks wise, but the service is fantastic, the hot dogs are very reasonably priced, and it is served hot. I had ordered a Republican (jalapeno sausage) and the other person ordered a Democrat (pulled barbeque beef). Both were great, plenty... More 

1 Thank Brian W

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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
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1008 W McDermott Dr, Allen, TX 75013-6357
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Allen
  • Phone Number: +1 214-383-8226

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?