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Taco's El Tequila

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1751 NE Pine Island Rd, Cape Coral, FL 33909-1760
+1 239-242-8715
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Margaretville, New York
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77 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stopped in here for Sunday lunch. The first good sign was the number of Hispanic families that were dining. Service was prompt and friendly. The chips were very good, and they brought a selection of three salsa: Mild, Hot, and Green. My wife had the Chicago-style Burrito with chicken, and it covered the whole plate. I had the Chile... More 

Thank David N
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I know i am an American that is quite used to making tacos at home with el paso or some other boxed taco kits but the meat was absolutely horrible. It looked like Purina and smelled worse. I was hungry so I ordered some many and took one bite and that was enough for me...yuck

Thank Leslie G
Saint James City, Florida
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Why on earth would anyone go anywhere else besides here and Two Amigos? Everything is fresh. They do not serve Cisco Guacamole. The salsa is delicious. And we have yet to have a bad meal here. Being in a shopping center and getting ***** Star Food is part of the charm. After all, is an enchilada going to take better... More 

Thank john b
Cascade, Idaho
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

I was a little leery of this small place in a grocery store strip mall. There were three different salsas - one was quite zip, but the chips were a little chewy - definitely not crunchy. Adequate service. My meal was ok. However, there was a strange smell - not sure if it was a cleaning product, or not. Definitely... More 

Thank jonneh126
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

For selection, price and quality, you can't beat this little place in the Cape! For starters, (pun intended) the chips are homemade and the salsa choices have a heat option for everyone. I had one fish, one tongue, one steak and one barbacoa taco. (What a pig of a woman I am. I know!) The barbacoa (steamed meat) hit it... More 

Thank Lovetotravelround
Cape Coral, Florida
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Food is truly "Authentic Mexican". The Staff is wonderful. So if you your looking for great Mexican food this is definitely your place.

Thank Tricia813
Cape Coral, Florida
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

If you are on the North Cape and want some Mexican this is your place. Very clean taste and some really good guacamole... Been there 3 times in the last 2 months. Only 1 time had a small issue and that was very underdone rice. Other than that it has been worth the trip... You won't leave hungry.....

Thank AF_Lucky1
SW Florida
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39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

CressChez clan stopped into Tacos El Tequilla for lunch today....YUM! Fun find on Pine Island & Pondella next to Publix. We both had a cold Modelo beer while munching on fresh chips and 3 different types of salsa; chunky medium strength, red spicy and green spicy. Terry opted the Mexican style tacos; 1 chicken, 1 pork and 1 steak. All... More 

Thank sexynatalie0706
Cape Coral
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Fresh vegetables, perfectly cooked meats and seafood, friendly family atmosphere. Excellent prices. We love this place. Great for families too !

Thank Lois813
Cape Coral, Florida
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

First time eating here. Chimichanga made up most of the plate. Tender, flavorful chicken with sides of fresh tomatoes, onion, lettuce and rice! Topped with sour cream. Yummy! :) Great prices and clean environment. Festive music playing. Had to get a to go box. Lots of food :)

Thank amympo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1751 NE Pine Island Rd, Cape Coral, FL 33909-1760
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Cape Coral
  • Phone Number: +1 239-242-8715

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?