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Taco Surf

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
34195 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA 92629-2814
+1 949-661-5754
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp tacos” (8 reviews)
“wet burrito” (4 reviews)
“basa fish” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
34195 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA 92629-2814
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Stopped for a late dinner after arriving in Dana Point for a wedding. Advertised heavily was the $3.50 bottled beer of the month. This month it was Bohemia. Excellent service with attentive staff. Great soft tacos with choices of 8 meats. My daughter got the...More

Thank viensEC
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Decent, reasonably priced, neighborhood restaurant. Taco surf is not fine dining by any stretch, but the atmosphere is welcoming, and the food is good, although not great. Service is friendly and prices are reasonable. Decor could use some updating, and parking is an issue, with...More

Thank 512stewartg
Reviewed 16 September 2017

From the moment we walked it, we were greeted and treated nicely. Felt like a place we'd want to frequent. Staff was great, atmosphere was relaxed, good selection of beer, margaritas were great, chips & salsa yummy but the food was about average. Looked good...More

Thank Heather A
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We have lived in Dana Point for 22 years and only visited Taco Surf recently to celebrate my granddaughters 1st place surfing contest. Great food, fair price and a good family and couples spot. They have a table reserved for 6 or more, so we...More

Thank Philip K
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Simple just a really good place!!!! Nice people there for sure a locals place! Ok first the happy hour kicks I repeat kicks a-- with ice cold beer!!!! And tacos!! Shrimp taco world famous and the carnitas moist and juicy!!!! You must hit this place...More

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 20 June 2017

When we go to Doheny Blues Festival we've made this classic beach joint a ritual when we arrive. Jalapeno tequila was excellent. See you next year!

Thank scottcX5335XC
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We use to come to this restaurant about once a week before we moved to San Clemente. We decided to go back again, to see if it was still the same. I'm glad to say it was. We walked in the door and Emilee was...More

Thank 4happyfeet
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Great food and plenty of it at a great price. Always a favorite spot when in town. Site of the first Hobie Surf Shop. Lots of memories.

Thank Dwnptrl
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We went here because it was recommended to us by a friend. It didn't disappoint. What a fun place. We were tired so we didn't hang out too long but wanted to try the grilled shrimp tacos that were recommended to us. They were delicious...More

Thank Tana B
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Six people. Six great lunches. Shrimp, chicken, fish, and pork tacos - all had and all good! Especially the shrimp! Ignore that you are sitting beside a highway and just have a beer or margarita:)

Thank Denise F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34195 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA 92629-2814
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-661-5754
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