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Taco Bus

505 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-4810
+1 813-397-2800
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“burrito” (37 reviews)
“tacos” (32 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
505 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-4810
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 16 March 2018

Our food was pretty good. This place is more like a fast food restaurant than a restaurant. The atmosphere is dreary, run-down and not the cleanest place to eat. But if you're hungry for tacos, and you need to eat quickly, it's not a bad...More

Thank ChristopherAllen
Taco B, Public Relations Manager at Taco Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to rate us and write a review, Christopher. We apologize for the cleanliness of our restaurant, this is not something we like to hear but will further look into this case. Don't forget to join us for our Taco...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

After the kids played all day at the children’s museum we walked here for an early dinner. Food was good. The queso dip was cold. The chicken quesadilla and fish tacos were good. The price was a little high for what you got for the...More

Thank asnow815
Taco B, Public Relations Manager at Taco Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

asnow815, thank you for taking the time to rate us and write a review. We apologize for the uncleanliness of our tables and the cold queso. This is not something we like to hear but would like to thank you for bringing this to our...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

I ordered a fajita which was tasty and fulfilling. Since the Coke Freestyle machine wasn't working the person who took my order offered me a Mexican Coke, but I declined since I wanted a diet drink. Even though he had a thick accent and was...More

Thank Tom S
Taco B, Public Relations Manager at Taco Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to rate us and share your experience. We greatly apologize for the inconvenience of the disabled soda machine but are happy to know that our employee tried to offer you a different option. It is our professional responsible to...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017

Stopped in for lunch about 11:30 and was ahead of the crowd. Ordered the Quesadilla with spicy chicken. The chicken was really flavorful and the quesadilla was stuffed but a bit soggy by the last piece. Except for a little soggy I really enjoyed the...More

Thank Botzworth
Heather C, Public Relations Manager at Taco Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience with us! We love to hear customer feedback and are happy that you enjoyed our food. We greatly apologize for the loud music and inconvenience of napkins. This is not something we like to hear but definitely something that...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017

My food was OK. I wouldn't go any farther than that. But one of our party found a very long coarse black hair in her food and another was told the flour tortillas were gluten free. Not likely to return.More

Thank Carl D
Management response:Responded 5 October 2017

Carl, we greatly apologize for the unsatisfying experience you had with us! This is not something we like to hear. Did you ask to speak to a manager? If at anytime your food does not come out the way you ordered it (or has hair...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

You walk into the place and they had the radio blasting that you couldn't hear who ever your with - The store was dirty and who wants to eat looking at mop buckets - Bathroom were nasty especially the baby station - This place is...More

Thank corollaclub98
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Been in Tampa 48 hours and saw a episode of Triple D so we loaded up to have our first meal out on the town. I'm Hispanic and have deep Mexican roots, food is not what the show led me to believe that was here....More

Thank Carolina D
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Hearing the chatter about this place we wanted to give it a try while in town. Bottom line, it was good but not great. We both had carne burritos and thought they needed more taste. The portions were ample and the price fair (7.99). The...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Visited for Tacos as the establishment is listed on the find me gluten free app. I was not disappointed, the food was really tasty.

Thank matthewa330
Reviewed 25 May 2017

When you visit these parts you have to try some local cuisine and this place has it! The burrito I got with everything on it was delicious! The salsas were also awesome as well. Definitely have to check this spot out if you're downtown. Cheap...More

Thank jrog9832
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-4810
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-397-2800
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