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Island Tacos

173 Crossroads, Carmel, CA 93923
+1 831-624-8454
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (4 reviews)
“pork” (3 reviews)
“burrito” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
173 Crossroads, Carmel, CA 93923
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just strolling in the Crossroads and looking for a bistro that was there before and it is gone. Tried Island Tacos and was pleasantly surprised. My lady friend and I both had the grilled mahi mahi burrito. Very good and the service was good as...More

Thank Chip144
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Two soft white corn tortillas stuffed with crispy veggies and topped with a slab of crunchy fried fish. Fluffy seasoned rice and beans, black or pinto. All for $8 and change. In Carmel area, it does not get any better in price, and certainly I...More

Thank Justine_CMT
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Nice little place. Clean, fast and good food. The staff was very friendly and efficient even though they got our order wrong but they fixed very quickly.

Thank Greg C
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I stopped in here for the chicken taquitos while my husband got a hot dog near by. It was clean, service was nice and fast at the counter and all the food was good and fresh. they offered 4 house salsas to choose from if...More

Thank LittlebearUSA
Reviewed 30 August 2016

It was just a quick lunch stop as we were traveling through town. The place is nothing fancy in a fairly large shopping plaza, but the food was surprisingly good. Had a burrito the size of my head with really good pork, and my wife's...More

Thank IdahoKid
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We did take out and the food was just average. The cashier and cooks in the kitchen were very friendly but it doesn't make up for the food....unfortunately.

Thank Di C
Reviewed 14 August 2016

nice choice but salad bowl or rice bowl has very very little meat. went away hungry. need to increase portion size to get a great review

Thank ellen j
Reviewed 11 July 2016

My wife and I decided to try this place based on an article she read. We were there on a saturday for lunch and there was almost nobody there. We ordered basic things, a fish taco, side salad for my wife and i had the...More

Thank khub79
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Ordered Taquitos and husband two tacos, large Guacamole and chips, one drink, close to 40.00. Chicken tacos had little flavor, as too with the chicken taquitos . My taqitos were delivered with a cheese on them, I'm lactose I tolerate, didn't se cheese in the...More

Thank Sandy R
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

I went to this place thinking that I was going to eat authentic mexican food. I asked the server for recommendations and she recommended the mahi mahi tacos and burritos. It was alright but not the authentic flavor that I was looking for. The hottest...More

1  Thank Pedro G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 173 Crossroads, Carmel, CA 93923
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-624-8454
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