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Adolfo's Taco Shop

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541 W 4th St, Benson, AZ 85602-6502 (Formerly Nico's Mexican Food)
+1 520-586-2298
06:00 - 09:30
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Portland, Oregon
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161 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

The atmosphere was nothing special and the restroom could have been cleaner, but it would have been very difficult to have found tastier food at a lower cost. They offered a limited menu of local Mexican food. We each had burritos. Each was large, was served hot, and was filled with spiced meat and either rice and beans, or sweet... More 

Thank S M
Benson, Arizona
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Definitely not fancy, but the food (Mexican) is really good. You can eat there or order for take-out. It's fairly fast too.

Thank Daryl S
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62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Had lunch here, food very tasty with quick service. Nothing fancy, drive-in style service. Never had breakfast here but always busy when I drive past.

Thank Kimau1
Benson, Arizona
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

For a quick place to get some Mexican food it is pretty good. The location is pretty good with decent parking. The employee's need to understand a smile goes a long way with customers and the many times I was in there the lady who took my order looked like some one just stole her lolly-pop..

Thank VJC1958
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335 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2013

Nicos food is not great, but they offer large portions and superb salsa. The green is especially nice. I always enjoy their burritos and tacos. Always a good value. Nicos has stores in Tucson as well. This is not "gourmet" Mexican, but filll you up food that is consistently good.

Thank tchrs
Sierra Vista, Arizona
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138 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2013

It's a hole in the wall and you will miss it if you blink. Good freshly made Mexican but kind of bland. The locals know it and it's good for a quick stop but not a true 'restaurant'...a few chairs and tables but more like take out. No wait staff just the cook and the guy who takes your order...it's... More 

1 Thank AZRebel
Benson, Arizona
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2013

There are plenty of other options for Mexican food in Benson, some only a block away. I love little hole-in-the wall places but not this one. Service was not friendly or helpful. Prices are too high for what you get and the quality of my burrito was so poor that I threw most of it away.

1 Thank delphidog
Benson, Arizona
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72 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2013

A quick run in place that was OK but not great. Not a place I would choose to go to on a regular basis.

1 Thank Roxanne W
Benson, Arizona
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385 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2012

Some people I know like this place, so I tried it with my husband. You will be served on a paper place and plastic silverware, the enchilada was so tough I could not eat it or cut it for that matter. You do not get salsa and chips, The sauce is tasteless. After leaving my food, we went to another... More 

1 Thank sydette
Wrightstown, New Jersey
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5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2012

Just as the title says. Nico's is average quality, had an upset stomach 30 minutes after eating here. Better options than Taco Bell obviously however, there is a better option for Mexican food down the road.

1 Thank NocturnalAviator

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
06:00 - 09:30
06:00 - 09:30
06:00 - 09:30
06:00 - 09:30
06:00 - 09:30
06:00 - 09:30
06:00 - 09:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 541 W 4th St, Benson, AZ 85602-6502 (Formerly Nico's Mexican Food)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Benson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-586-2298

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